Matthew McLean

The best films, books and shows focusing on representations of gay life in 2017

Tracey Emin, ‘The Memory of Your Touch’, 2017, installation view, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels. Courtesy: the Artist and Xavier Hufkens, Brussels
; photograph: Allard Bovenberg

Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

Harumi Yamaguchi, 2017, installation view, Project Native Informant. Courtesy: Project Native Informant, London

Project Native Informant, London, UK

Hilary Lloyd, exhibition view of 'Awful Girls', 2017. Courtesy:Temple Bar Gallery, Ireland and Dorich House Museum (Kingston University London); photograph: Ellie Laycock

Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland & Dorich House Museum, Kingston upon Thames, UK

Emily Witt's latest book offers a new approach to sexology 

The Hepworth Wakefield, UK

A report from 'Inside', an Artangel project staged in the Reading prison that once held Oscar Wilde

Collapse and rebirth in the sculptures and performances of Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa

Herald St, London, UK

Lukas Duwenhögger, Perusal of Ill-Begotten Treasures, 2003, oil on canvas, 1.1 × 1.9  cm

Raven Row, London
 

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, Hauser & Wirth, London, and Massimo de Carlo, Milan

A new one-night-only contemporary arts festival in London