Sarah Greenberg, Editor of RA Magazine, remembers a friend and champion of the arts, while Charles Saumarez Smith, Chief Executive of the RA, has written her obituary in the TelegraphRead more
The art critic Robert Hughes, who died on August 6, was among the greatest art critics of his generation, bringing an intelligent, irreverent and irresistibly readable voice to writing on art. In the way that Picasso was able to break the rules of art because he knew them so well, Hughes’ knowledge of art ran so deep that he was able to joke about it and wear his learning lightly, to talk about...Read more
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