Influences

Artist Christian Nyampeta reveals the books that have influenced him

As Susanne Kennedy's Women in Trouble premieres at Berlin's Volksbühne, the theatre director discusses her life and influences&n

With his current solo show on at GoMA in Glasgow, the artist shares a selection of influential images

With her current show at Studio_Leigh, London, the artist shares some important images

Annette Kelm, Still Life with Spring, 2017, 80 × 120 cm. Courtesy: the artist, König Galerie, Berlin, and Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York

From early Vogue shoots and Hollywood’s golden era to domestic still lifes, the photographer reveals the images that have inspired her

Abdul Hay Mosallam Zarara, ‘Chilean Struggle’ series, 1985

Marc Camille Chaimowicz, Enough Tiranny, 1972

Renée Green, Import/Export Funk Office, 1992

Frank Stella, Die Fahne hoch! (Hoist the Flag!), 1959

Nicolas de Larmessin II, Habit de la lingère (The Seamstress’s Attire). All images from the series ‘Les Costumes grotesques et les métiers’ (Fanciful Costumes and the Trades), 1695. Prints. Courtesy: Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, and Michel Hennin Collection

Nicolas de Larmessin II, Habit de la lingère (The Seamstress’s Attire), 1695

Alberto Giacometti, Femme egorgée (Woman with her Throat Cut), 1932

Édouard Manet, The Dead Christ with Angels, 1864 

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