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Exclusive art show reviews and previews alongside all the news you need to know from the art world

The Earthrise Issue

Theaster Gates and Easy Otabor on the creative possibilities of Black art

"The hope is that by not just operating spaces but owning spaces, Black people have the ability to control their destinies a little bit better."
Aindrea Emelife
6.20.22
Art

The ‘punk feminist in disguise’ who brought fashion into the art world

From shooting up Chanel bags to casting bronze Balenciaga pumps, Sylvie Fleury has been turning fashion on its head for more than three decades.
Mahoro Seward
6.16.22
Art

The artist behind the first known public sculpture of a nude trans body

Puppies Puppies (Jade Guanaro Kuriki-Olivo) unveiled the bronze artwork at this year's Art Basel.
Donna Marcus
6.15.22
Culture

Inside Istanbul’s underground queer scene

Ten of the city's creatives tell us about their art, creating safe spaces, celebrating Pride and their hopes for the future of Turkey.
Klara Gordon
6.10.22
Art

The exhibition examining the power of undressing

'Armoured' by Sara Berman and Luella Bartley explores the contradictions and mysteries of the clothed body.
Rosalind Jana
6.9.22
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The artist capturing community joy through magically surreal paintings

Painter Madjeen Isaac explores her immigrant roots through paintings that juxtapose urban life in Brooklyn with the tropical landscapes of Haiti.
Ashley Tyner
6.8.22
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6 artists exploring the joy & pain of the trans experience

Featured as part of 'In Dedication' at The Koppel Project Hive in London, their work imagines a future beyond the gender binary.
Anastasiia Fedorova
6.6.22
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The artist who foresaw Instagram filters in the 70s

A new major survey across two of Gagosian’s New York locations assesses the game-changing legacy of Nam June Paik, the father of media art.
Mahoro Seward
6.2.22
Culture

Gemma Janes is turning beloved literature into covetable art books

In the era of the celebrity book stylist, the model and founder of sendb00ks makes reading a sensual experience.
Sophie Kemp
5.25.22
Culture

2022’s hottest creatives as selected by Manju Journal

In celebration of Africa Day, the global arts and culture platform have chosen to spotlight these designers, image makers and artists.
Jenna Mahale
5.25.22
Art

Miles Greenberg is embracing the surreal through performance

He's enclosed himself in a box with insects, and walked on a conveyor belt for 24 hours. His new work explores the tragedy and ecstasy of heartbreak.
Ashley Tyner
5.20.22
Art

7 must-see moments during Frieze New York (and beyond)

From art exhibitions and book releases to parties meant to impress friends and followers alike... here's what not to miss this week.
Paige Silveria
5.18.22
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