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Akash Bhatt's tender study of his mother scoops The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition

First Prize in The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition and £10,000 goes to Akash Bhatt's tender study of his mother.

A photo of a man standing in between a giant sculpture of two thumbs as part of Mexican artist Rivelino's You sculpture at Trafalgar Square in London

Mexican artist's 25-ton cast bronze sculpture of two thumbs arrives on Trafalgar Square

You, a monumental sculpture by the Mexican artist Rivelino, has been installed on King Charles Island in Trafalgar Square as part of the Dual Year of UK and Mexico 2015.

A photo of British artist Rachel Wilberforce's black and white work for her The Path that runs Across book

Competition: Win a print by top British artist Rachel Wilberforce

It's a busy summer for Rachel Wilberforce, who's collaborating with Turner Contemporary, the Art Car Boot Fair and Britain's oldest amusement park. See pictures and win a print here.

A photo of various types of clocks being used by artist Luke Jerram as part of a Museums at Night 2015 installation at Thelma Hulbert Gallery in Honiton, East Devon

Gallery asks public to clock in after winning Museums at Night Luke Jerram artwork visit by a whisker

Last May, the Thelma Hulbert Gallery won a public vote to earn a visit from clock-watching artist Luke Jerram. Now they want their fans to shape the artwork for this October's festival.

a photo of three decorated earthenware pots with abstract designs on them by Dylan Bowen featured in Ceramics Art York 2015

Ceramic Art York 2015: Ten British studio ceramicists you need to know

A new three-day selling fair of contemporary British studio ceramics takes place in York next month. Here are ten ceramic artists to whet your appetite.

A photo of three people shouting as part of an anti-Nazi carnival in Leeds in 1981, taken by Syd Shelton

Love Music, Hate Racism: Pictures of Rock Against Racism taking on the National Front almost 40 years ago

See Syd Shelton's photographs from the period between 1976 and 1981 when The Clash, Elvis Costello, Misty in Roots, Tom Robinson, Au Pairs, The Specials and more joined the Rock Against Racism......

A photo of a man in a high-visibility jacket at Banksy's Dismaland themepark in Weston-super-Mare

Banksy's Dismaland: What the bloggers and newspapers think of Weston-super-Mare's new themepark

Some encountered terrifying carousels. Others had their moustaches questioned by gruff stewards. Here's what visitors have said about the country's first bemusement park.

A photograph of Kidwelly Castle, located in Wales. It is in the background on a hill with a path in the foreground and a small wheelbarrow casting a shadow on the path. The image is in black and white.

Can you help identify the locations in these John Piper photographs?

Thousands of negatives from the John Piper Estate have been digitised and added to the Tate Gallery Archives this week. Now curators are hoping the public will help identify almost 1,000 more.

a photo of an ivory rabbit with amber eyes

Edmund de Waal to explore the colour white in "quiet journey" through Royal Academy Library

Edmund de Waal will be exploring the colour white this autumn in a timed-entry exhibition in the Royal Academy's Reading Library and Print Room.

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