Whitechapel Gallery

Questioning the hierarchy of objects and our fragmentary approach to knowledge at the Whitechapel Gallery, London

With global issues cutting across disciplines, a number of projects are showing where the mixing of art and science can prove productive

Mark Dion, The Wonder Workshop, 2015 (detail). Courtesy V-A-C Foundation, Moscow


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In other news: Knight Landesman files motion to dismiss harassment suit; French-Chinese artist missing after Liu Xiaobo tribute in Shenzhen


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David Zwirner hires Jennifer Yum and Leo Xu to direct Hong Kong outpost; New York’s Eyebeam moves to Bushwick; 2017 Stirling Architecture Prize


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In Thomas Ruff’s retrospective at London’s Whitechapel Gallery, raw scientific information becomes aesthetic expression

Thomas Ruff, L’Empereur 06 (The Emperor 06), 1982. © The artist


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With her Whitechapel show opening today in London, Mary Heilmann talks about studying in California, ‘home arts’ and surfing

Emily Jacir, AP 3852 from ex libris, 2014,  painted mural, 7 × 15 m. Courtesy Alexander and Bonin, New York; photograph: Joerg Lohse

From Hans Haacke’s 1993 exhibition ‘Germania’ through the works of the Palestinian writers Mahmoud Darwish and Wael Zuaiter to th

Life Sentences, 2014, bronze, 43 × 106 × 13 cm. All images courtesy the artist & Michael Werner, New York and London

Brian Dillon considers the 'monstrous homunculi' of Enrico David