Anna Boghiguian

Beyond the ‘forcefield of righteousness’ that occludes some political work, ‘Artes Mundi 8’ manages a complicated and rewarding show

Zineb Sedira, Sunken Stories (detail), 2018, wooden boats, resin, stainless steel and steel reinforcement bars, dimensions variable, installation view, SAF Art Spaces, Sharjah. Courtesy: Sharjah Art Foundation 

For the three-day event in the UAE, the best works and talks were ones in which geographical and cultural hybridity shone through

Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev. Courtesy: PARISLA

‘The art world is becoming more conservative’: for a new series, the Director of Castello di Rivoli speaks about her experience in the arts

Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy

With the opening of Artissima this week, a guide to the best shows and events across the city

Sarah Pierce, Gag, 2015, installation view, Van Abbemuseum. Courtesy the artist; photograph: Peter Cox

Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands