Matthew McLean

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

Various venues, Turkey

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