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Influences

‘Hesse was an adventurer and brave with her materials’

‘Kahlo’s dresses, corsets and shoes took on the shapes of her love, pain and identity, still palpable 58 years after her death’

Valeska Soares,  Finale, 2013, antique table, glasses,  pitchers, decanters, alcohol and mirror,  79 × 335 × 92 cm. Courtesy: the artist, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, Alexander Gray Associates, New York and Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, São Paull

The artist discusses the objects, ideas and artworks that have shaped her practice

‘Truitt’s sculptures add depth and dimension to minimalist shapes and monochrome surfaces’

Found first in the pages of NME, an homage to the critic who brought an antic traduction of high French theory to the study of contemporar

The pioneering designer and building scientist reveals the buildings and artworks that influenced her

With his new book How to Write an Autobiographical Novel published today, the writer shares the books that have influenced him

The renowned Swiss architect and designer duo discuss the influences that have shaped their six-decade careers 

The filmmaker and writer on the novelists, musicians and directors – from Egon Schiele to Virginia Woolf – who have shaped his thinking

Artist Christian Nyampeta reveals the books that have influenced him

As Susanne Kennedy's Women in Trouble premieres at Berlin's Volksbühne, the theatre director discusses her life and influences 

Haegue Yang, Lingering Nous, 2016, installation view (detail) at Centre Pompidou, Paris. Courtesy: Centre Pompidou, Paris; photograph: Florian Kleinefenn

Elephants, identity and abstraction: The winner of the 2018 Wolfgang Hahn Prize reveals the objects and ideas that have shaped her thinking

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18 Oct 2018

Eight influential artists, including Jarvis Cocker, Neil Tennant and Cosey Fanni Tutti, select a single object of significance and discuss what makes it special

Frieze Fairs - 16 Oct 2018

Hong Kong-based artist Wong Ping and Camden Arts Centre's Martin Clark talk about the inaugural Emerging Artist Prize at Frieze

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