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Six of the best: Art | Visual arts reviews, news & interviews

Six of the best: Art

theartsdesk recommends the half-dozen top exhibitions

Van Gogh's Tarascon Stage Coach, 1888, can be seen in Cézanne and the Modern at the Ashmolean Museum© The Henry and Rose Pearlman Collection

Veronese: Magnificence in Renaissance Venice, National Gallery A survey of the Venetian master whose paintings pulsate with a thrilling vitality. Until 15 June

Cézanne and The Modern, Ashmolean Museum French modernist paintings from an exceptional American collection. Until 22 June

Phyllida Barlow, Tate Britain A joyous celebration of ad hoc creativity fills the Duveen Galleries Until 19 October

The Great War in Portraits, National Portrait Gallery A cleverly curated and incisive exhibition commemorating World War One. Until 11 May

I Cheer a Dead Man's Sweetheart, De La Warr Pavilion An exhibition of painting that has no set agenda, no dogma, and is full of bold gestures. Until 29 June

Hito Steyerl, ICA Berlin-based artist unravels the complex web of information in which we are caught. Until 27 April

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