The local’s guide to Naples’ art scene: 10 top tips

This exuberant city revered for its food, culture and history is now forging a reputation as one of Europe’s most exciting hubs for contemporary art

From salami to art: how migrants helped turn Rome factory into a gallery

Rome’s Maam gallery exhibits artists from all over the world, who often incorporate the site’s previous use as a slaughterhouse into their work, or are inspired by the lives of its residents

National Portrait Gallery acquires Wellington painting after £1.3m plea

NPG raises funds to buy Sir Thomas Lawrence’s unfinished Duke of Wellington portrait to plug 161-year gap in its collection

Artful Accra: Ghana’s 60th marked by the birth of an ambitious gallery

The opening of a striking new arts hub shows that creativity is alive and kicking in Ghana’s capital, where young creatives are building on the work of their internationally recognised forebears

Great exhibitions: 2017’s best art, photography, architecture and design

From the biggest ever Hockney show to the Bayeux tapestry of space, with the Russian revolution, Renaissance miracles and California’s tech visions thrown in … the best art and design exhibitions to come in 2017

Terry Pratchett receives graffiti tribute on London’s Brick Lane

Painted memorials to the fantasy author, who died earlier this year, have appeared in Bristol and London, featuring some of his most beloved characters. Take a moment to wander through the mind of Terry Pratchett with our gallery of the street art homage