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The documentary charting the proud history of Black American art

HBO’s ‘Black Art: In the Absence of Light’ tells of how a groundbreaking exhibition in the 70s paved the way for Black artists working today.
Mahoro Seward
2.11.21
Photography

Ajamu X is immortalising Black queer pleasure in print

The artist's latest project – AJAMU : ARCHIVE – addresses the absence of books for and by Black British queer photographers.
Jason Okundaye
2.4.21
Photography

Pin Chun Kuo’s maximalist polaroids are inspired by doomsday

Since 2012, the artist has taken a self-portrait each day, and the images are as much a diary as a sociopolitical commentary on life in Taiwan.
Emma Russell
2.4.21
Fashion

Screwing with jewellery: these designers are making hard-wear for the body

Lorette Colé Duprat, Juanita Care, Marland Backus and Frances O are adorning overlooked, unexpected body parts with garment-like jewellery.
Zoë Kendall
1.28.21
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For art students around the world, remote learning leads to self-discovery

With more time to reflect on their art and experiment with new mediums, these students are making the most out of working from home.
Tiffany Ng
1.26.21
Art

The Latvian artist archiving Riga's queer history

London-based artist Konstantin Zhukov returned home to set up Open Studio, an artistic enquiry into the queer history of his home country.
Will Ballantyne-Reid
1.26.21
Culture

Manju Journal's 20 hot creatives and collectives

The Ghanaian arts platform is tipping these artists, architects, designers, poets and more for big things in 2021.
Ryan White
1.21.21
Art

Inès Longevial's nude paintings celebrate the complexities of womanhood

The French artist tells us about her love of colour, how the pandemic has affected her creativity and refusing to become a social media 'brand'.
Emma Russell
1.19.21
Culture

a look at the histrionic characters of nadia lee cohen

"When you look at Cohen’s works, you see this magical blackhole that includes everything from Stanley Kubrick to Cindy Sherman."
Raquel Zas
1.13.21
Culture

These TikToks reimagine classic paintings as outfits

Mona Lisa could never.
Laura Pitcher
1.12.21
Fashion

Screwing with silhouettes: these designers are reimagining shape and form

Marco Ribeiro, Sun Woo Chang, Chet Lo and Terrence Zhou are designing extreme clothes that push the boundaries of wearability.
Zoë Kendall
1.7.21
Art

The exhibition platforming Brazil's queer Gen Z performance artists

Supported by São Paulo-based HOA Gallery, CURAÇÃO is giving space to LGBTQ+ artists of colour to pave the way for a decolonised Brazilian art world.
Mahoro Seward
12.11.20
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