The story of Art Dubai

Art Dubai is one of the most international art fairs, a major event in the art world calendar. This year the focus is on storytelling.

Celebrity portraits

Famous faces – from actors to writers – depicted by members of The Royal Society of Portrait Painters go on view at the Mall Galleries in March.

Strong silhouettes

When she quit modelling as a teenager, Aigana Gali used the experience to build her bespoke brand, based in Belgravia, blending fashion and art.

Picasso: the legend

Picasso’s granddaughter the art historian Diana Widmaier-Picasso talks about growing up with his paintings decorating her home, and her new book about him.

Seize the clay

Studio Pottery London, in Eccleston Yards, encourages city workers to get creative and enjoy therapeutic sessions working with clay.

Baroque and roll

Works of art – some never put on public display before – from the largely overlooked British Baroque period go on show at Tate Britain this spring.

Art season

Look out for a swathe of fabulous art exhibitions across the Chelsea and South Kensington area this season – from classic art to modern, collage to paintings of horses.

Houseboat artist

Don’t miss this startling exhibition by Chelsea houseboat artist Cyril de Commarque when you visit the Tutankhamun exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery.

Blue sky art

See works of art by the finalists and winners of Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year series at Clarendon Fine Art in Mayfair.

Art exhibition treats

There’s everything from Picasso to modern art on show at exhibitions across Mayfair this spring. You’ll be spoilt for choice.

Art for all

Try the new MasterPeace art studio in Eccleston Yards, Belgravia, to release your inner creativity and for mindfulness. Children’s classes available too.

Bringing art back to life

Simon Gillespie, the Mayfair-based art conservator and restorer, breathes new life into forgotten and misattributed works of beauty.