Visitor numbers at London attractions stall

A number of large London museums saw visitor numbers drop last year

Tate Modern launches 10-day live exhibition

Project includes installations, performances, film, music and choreography

National Gallery bid for £30m export-threatened portrait rejected

Painting will remain in the UK but in private hands

MA event to explore future of museum audiences

Future of Museums: Audiences takes place on 29 March at the Wellcome Collection

Breaking the spell

Does oil sponsorship take the magic out of childhood wonder?

Collaboration key to engaging new audiences

People respond more naturally when they experience the arts in their own space

Reasons to be cheerful

Art Fund Museum of the Year directors in conversation

Voxpop

Will the new Tate Modern extension change the way audiences think about contemporary art?