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Adam Pendleton questions American life in his new MoMA show

The artist explains how a sexual slur, and two separate protest movements informed his MoMA installation, Who Is Queen?
Published: Friday, 17 September 2021


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African Artists and textiles
See some fantastic fabric artworks presented whole cloth in our new book, African Artists
Published: Friday, 17 September 2021
Jim Hodges describes his new Phaidon/ Artspace edition and the processes by which his work unfolds
'I began filling vases with a variety of arrangements. We then shot dozens of images to create the seven selected floral still lives used for this project'
Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
The inventive leftovers in the Latin American Cookbook
With just a few precious ingredients, slaves managed to create some of this region’s most highly prized dishes
Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
JR and Timothée Chalamet have fun in The Frick
The artist and the film star debuted a new performance and installation just before the Met Gala
Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
African Artists and Protest
Discover how politics and protest movements have fed into this region’s incredible contemporary art
Published: Friday, 10 September 2021
African Artists and the Environment
Our new book shows how brilliantly and acutely artists from Africa have responded to the planet's climate crisis

Published: Tuesday, 31 August 2021
African Artists and Technology
These are some of the ways in which artists in the African continent have responded to the prizes and pitfalls offered by tech
Published: Thursday, 26 August 2021
The Bird that ruled over an ancient civilisation
This Egyptian falcon may have worn red 'trousers' but that wasn't where its royal characteristics stopped. . .
Published: Thursday, 26 August 2021
African Artists and Migration
The migratory experience - ancient or contemporary, voluntary or forced - is a key theme within African art, as our new book shows
Published: Monday, 23 August 2021
African Artists and Postcolonialism
Our new book features works that capture the optimism and cultural assertiveness of 20th century independent African nations
Published: Thursday, 19 August 2021
African Artists and Religion
With both piety and parody, the works in our new book tackle the organised faiths that have taken root in this continent
Published: Thursday, 12 August 2021
African Artists and war
Conflicts across the continent have shaped all too many of the works in our new survey of African art
Published: Sunday, 8 August 2021

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