Opinion

The argument that ancestral connection offers a natural grasp of the complex histories and aesthetics of African art is profoundly misguided

A genre more associated with painting, an interest in the environment grounds a number of recent artists’ films 

A new report suggests that women, people from working-class backgrounds and BAME workers all face significant exclusion

As the Man Booker Prize debates whether to nix US writers, the ‘homogenized future’ some novelists fear for British literature is already here

‘Very often, the answer to why not would be: because you’re a girl’ – for this series, writer Fran Lebowitz speaks about her experience in the

A show of South Asian art and its links to the UK at the Whitworth reminds us of a brief but important moment of British camaraderie

This year’s edition of the acclaimed documentary film festival showcased an impressive combination of social realism and artistic manipulation

‘The difficulties are those which remain invisible’: for a new series, writer and curator Andrianna Campbell speaks about her experience in the art

With ‘David Bowie Is’ at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Glenn Adamson on the evolution of the music video – a genre Bowie ‘essentially invented’

This new docu-series on a cult established in Oregon in the 1980s is a timely exercise in tolerance and a fascinating insight into extremism

In New York, the artist untangles the intertwined histories of ballet, avant-garde visual art and clandestine gay life in mid-century America

At Museo Tamayo, artists respond to the myth of the French playwright and theorist’s drug-fuelled collapse in the mountains of rural Mexico

Video

Frieze Art Fair Video - 18 Apr 2018

Watch Hank Willis Thomas describe his monument to the victims of gun violence, premiering at Frieze New York 2018

frieze video - 07 Mar 2018

Fifty years on, Ellen Mara De Wachter retraces Robert Smithson’s journey to his home town of Passaic, New Jersey, in search of the monuments of his time

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