Brian Sewell


Bizarre Cars, by Keith Ray - review

21 September 2013 9:00 am

My various Oxford dictionaries define bizarre as eccentric, whimsical, odd, grotesque, fantastic, mixed in style and half-barbaric. By so many…

The massacre of an English mission in January 1897 led to the British sack of Benin and the taking in booty of the famous bronzes

'Lost, Stolen or Shredded', by Rick Gekoski - review

13 April 2013 9:00 am

Brian Sewell on the forgery, theft and destruction of some of the world’s masterpieces

Professor Brian Cox AT The London Studios Photo Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Screen burn

15 December 2012 9:00 am

The sane man dreads Christmas television


12 May 2012 3:00 pm

Bidden to the Barbican for the Bauhaus exhibition, I trekked from the eponymous underground station. I noted that there are…


20 January 2010 12:00 am

Brian Sewell opens his diary