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The work of John Hanson, Rob Nilsson and Fred Lonidier establishes a dialectic between a leftist melancholy and a more forward-looking politics

In further news: Directors of UK Festivals write open letter over visa procedures; US dealers protest Trump’s 25% Chinese art tariff

Landing only months before the US midterm elections, it’s impossible not to understand the show foremost in the context of the Trumps and Kushners

There are perils in deploying bigotry to score political points, but meanings also shift from West to East

Trump’s State Department is more than 3 months late in announcing its national pavilion – testament to the chaos engulfing the administration

‘You can’t reason with him but you can ridicule him’ – lightweight as it is, Trump Baby is a win for art as a legitimate form of protest

Artists including Marilyn Minter and Richard Prince join professional organizations in criticism, following the Supreme Court upholding the policy

The Twin Peaks director says earlier claim that Trump ‘could go down as one of the greatest presidents’ is being taken out of context

In other news: gallerist arrested in Purdue Pharma demo; artists protest Trump’s child separation policy with ‘We make kids disappear’ billboard

Activists to carve Mount Trumpmore iceberg; aristocrat plans 200ft tribute to the Queen; more Fridamania: your shot of art world silliness

Richard Prince, 18 & Stormy (2018), Offset poster, 84 x 67 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Downtown 4 Democracy

Starting at $100, new editions by Paul Chan, Rashid Johnson and Richard Prince launch at the fair to raise funds for the cultural PAC