“Soul of a Nation”: Black American artists at Tate Modern, London


“Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power” at London’s Tate Modern explores the invention of a US black aesthetic and critique.

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“The Place is Here”: UK-based black artists in the 1980s at South London Gallery and and Middleburgh Institute of Modern Art


“The Place is Here” features black artists based in the United Kingdom, exploring the cultural landscape of the 1980s. At South London Art Gallery and Middleburgh Institute of Modern Art until 10 September 2017, the exhibition evokes some of the … Continue reading

India’s Sheba Chhachhi: winner of 2nd Prix Thun for Art and Ethics – artist profile


Indian photographer, women’s rights activist and installation artist Sheba Chhachhi has been awarded the second Prix Thun for Art and Ethics.

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Continuity, collaboration and “peculiar personal narratives”: Mounira Al Solh – artist profile


How does art help unravel the contradictions and complications of recollection? Art Radar takes a deeper look at Mounira Al Solh’s practice.

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Preview: first time national pavilions at the 57th Venice Biennale


Antigua and Barbuda, Kiribati and Nigeria launch inaugural national pavilions at the 57th Venice Biennale.

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Abstraction and figuration: African-American artist Tschabalala Self at Parasol unit, London


African-American artist Tschabalala Self’s canvases intersect abstraction and figuration.

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Lust for life: contemporary women artists on “Radical Love: Female Lust” at The Crypt Gallery


A bold group show at the Crypt Gallery in London shines a light on the passionate strength of female artists across cultures and centuries.

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