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Capitalist crisis and childhood, the flawed art of translation and can the academic write? What to read this weekend

In other news: Ed Moses (1926-2018); Jude Kelly leaves Southbank Centre; Hepworth Wakefield revives postwar ‘School Prints’ project

What use is art when there is no water? Sean O’Toole, Hou Hanru and Barbara Casavecchia on responding to the challenges that this year brings

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Ryoji Ikeda, test pattern [n°13], 2017, installation view, La Villette, Paris, France. Courtesy: La Villette, Paris; photograph: Martin Argyroglo

Various venues, Paris, France

A rare, in-depth interview with fashion designer Jil Sander

While we might not see open censorship be prepared for the vilification of provocative aesthetics

Portia Zvavahera, Kuzvarwa Patsva (Rebirth), 2017, oil-based printing ink and oil bar on canvas, 170 x 99cm. Courtesy: Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

From credit scores to algorithmic policing, Jackie Wang’s Carceral Capitalism reveals technocracy as not merely analytical, but predictive

Olafur Eliasson, Rogue Navigator, 2017, driftwood, paint (green, red), magnet, and stainless steel, 31 x 156 x 18 cm. Courtesy: Private Collection, New York

Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain

Robin Campillo’s portrait of ACT UP Paris puts militancy before mourning

Duddell’s, Hong Kong

In other news: open letter demands reinstatement of documenta’s Annette Kulenkampff; ‘Russian Modernism’ show at Ghent museum questioned

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Victoria Siddall promises a ‘fresh and exciting experience’ for the fair’s seventh edition

‘Music’ excerpt from Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara. Used by permission of City Lights Books. Photography: Clément Pascal

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Jeff Keen, Betye Saar and Keiji Uemetsu in Spotlight

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A curated program of performances and interactive projects new to the New York fair

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Andrew Bonacina and Laura McLean-Ferris lead survey of global emerging positions

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An emerging artist follows the path of Yuri Pattison, Mika Rottenberg and Jordan Wolfson 

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Curators Tom Eccles and Amy Zion take a literary theme for 2018

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Rachel Rose, Everything and More, 2016, installation view at 'The Infinite Mix', Hayward Gallery, London. Courtesy: the artist and Hayward Gallery, London

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With her current solo show at Anton Kern Gallery, New York, the Dutch-American artist explains her travelling, hybrid procession-protest piece which uses graphic design and portable sculptural pieces to champion women’s rights

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Édouard Glissant's 1961 play Monsieur Toussaint reimagined as a slam battle, swerving between Haitian Creole and French (for a performance at the Ghetto Biennale)

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For Frieze Projects 2017, Raphaela Vogel’s study of voyeurism via video drone

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With his show at Hauser & Wirth, London, Jack Whitten talks abstraction, ‘elemental matter’ and a spirituality that accommodates science and technology

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Working across sculpture, painting and film, Toby Ziegler talks about his interest in material slippage, image approximation and recreating the effects of digital technology

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