With museums suffering from cash-strapped councils and national cuts, the new plan is ‘miles away’ from addressing the crisis
The US writer and filmmaker has created new paths for arts writing and critical thinking, not from wielding a cudgel but by exposing our bruises
Why ACT UP activists spray-painting over artist David McDiarmid’s ‘Rainbow Aphorisms’ posters scored an own goal
In an age when the camera is continually absorbed into other technologies, this inaugural show focuses on photography as practice
Donning a pith helmet for a Kenyan safari, the First Lady revived an age-old symbol of colonial rule
On the eve of her Guggenheim retrospective, a new book of esoteric drawings reveals the spiritualism behind Europe’s first abstract artist
Exhibitions of Do Ho Suh, Heidi Bucher and Doris Salcedo in London affirm the affective qualities of architecture
There’s a difference between respecting people’s right to tell their own stories and refusing to look at all
The ‘World’s Best Teacher’ believes arts education in the UK is in peril; can the damage be reversed?
Complicating the ‘disaster narratives’ associated with the Niger Delta by attending to the local ecology, and those responsible for defiling it
A new show at London’s Wellcome Collection charts the influence manmade structures have had on health and wellbeing
Leftist histories, state violence and the cracking open of time: can a ‘mere’ competition, and publicity exercise, also speak truth to power?