From credit scores to algorithmic policing, Jackie Wang’s Carceral Capitalism reveals technocracy as not merely analytical, but predictive
China’s 'One Belt One Road' isn’t just about infrastructure, but as a new exhibition reveals, an ambitious effort to spread Chinese values globally
Monochrome painting at the National Gallery, London
Should acting awards be gender neutral?
The New York museum’s introduction of an admission charge shows us the problem with donor dependence and a hands-off government
From Anthropocenic doom in Cecilia Alemani’s Italian Pavilion in Venice to Alvin Lucier’s I Am Sitting in a Room at d14
Contributing editor Max Andrews looks back on 2017, from turbulence in the Catalan capital to Pierre Huyghe’s masterwork in Münster
When musical signifiers for sex so often become sonic pornography, LCMF 2017 showed alternative ways of marrying sound and body
Our culture is terrified of sexually-awakened girls – controlling the way we look at Thérèse Dreaming would erase an interior life
The long-overdue publication of Susan Sontag's collected short fiction
Are recent innovations in sustainable fashion enough to save the planet?
Growing old and growing value