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State of the Art

This Must Be The PlaceRegistered only

The complicated idea of ‘home’ by Dan Fox


Public PropertyRegistered only

The fate of postwar murals in the UK by Brian Dillon

In These Intemperate Times

Compare and ContrastRegistered only

Creating and contesting categories by Lynne Tillman


Who Owns Images?Subscriber only

What the case against Luc Tuymans reveals about the difference between US and EU copyright law by Daniel McClean


Postcard from ManchesterRegistered only

Change is in the air at the city’s institutions by Eleanor Clayton


BooksSubscriber only

Why are so many writers and artists turning books into albums? by Rob Young

Weekend Special

International StyleSubscriber only

Design, architecture and optimism in postcolonial Africa by Sean O’Toole


The Art of CuratingRegistered only

The personal process of exhibition-making by Isobel Harbison


A Chronicle of Failed TherapySubscriber only

Revisiting Berlin Alexanderplatz on the 70th anniversary of Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s birth by Tal Sterngast


MusicSubscriber only

What MoMA’s ‘Björk’ exhibition reveals about the uneasy relationship between museums and music by Dan Fox


Questionnaire: Joan Jonas

Q: What do you like the look of? A: The everyday world: grand and microscopic. by Joan Jonas


A Natural Elegance

Novelist Sarah Hall talks to Sarah Lucas about sculpture, sexual politics and representing Britain at this year’s Venice Biennale

Think Piece

Ebb & FlowSubscriber only

On the ruptures and restlessness of much contemporary art, and how this is reflected in the 56th Venice Biennale by Kaelen Wilson-Goldie


Data Mine

Travis Jeppesen considers disruption and ambivalence in the work of Simon Denny, in the run-up to the artist’s major project for the Venice Biennale by Travis Jeppesen


In Focus: Jesse DarlingSubscriber only

Undivided selves by Ellen Mara De Wachter

Think Piece

Near & FarRegistered only

How a sense of the local shapes art in the US by Jennifer Kabat


Exorcisms of the SelfSubscriber only

Connections across time and place in the work of Danh Vo by Jörg Heiser


In Focus: Max Hooper SchneiderRegistered only

Imagining a world without humans by Ed Schad


Space is the PlaceSubscriber only

Rediscovering the late, great philosopher Henri Lefebvre, whose ideas are increasingly relevant to contemporary life by Timotheus Vermeulen


In Focus: Daniel Steegmann MangranéRegistered only

From stick insects to rhombuses: working between the organic and the geometric by Sergio Delgado Moya


The Gap Between Me and Me

Dominikus Müller talks to Olaf Nicolai about place, subjectivity and the artist’s project for the German pavilion in Venice by Dominikus Müller

Picture Piece

Picture Piece: When the Rolling Stones met James BrownRegistered only

When the Rolling Stones met James Brown by Jonathan Lethem

3rd New Museum TriennialSubscriber only

New Museum, New York, USA

By Laura McLean-Ferris

Body TalkRegistered only

WIELS, Brussels, Belgium

By Ellen Mara De Wachter

Around TownSubscriber only

Various venues, Budapest, Hungary

By William Corwin

The RadiantsSubscriber only

Bortolami Gallery, New York, USA

By Scott Roben

Alfredo JaarRegistered only

Galerie Lelong, New York, USA

By Ara H. Merjian

Vivienne GriffinSubscriber only

Bureau, New York, USA

By Orit Gat

Jack WhittenRegistered only

Museum of Contemporary Art , San Diego, USA

By Carmen Winant

The Border AgainSubscriber only

Human Resources, Los Angeles, USA

By Evan Moffitt

Fiona ConnorRegistered only

1301PE, Los Angeles, USA

By Jonathan Griffin

Mark BradfordSubscriber only

Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai, China

By Francesca Tarocco

ParasophiaRegistered only

Various venues, Kyoto, Japan

By Christy Lange

Lou HubbardRegistered only

West Space , Melbourne, Australia

By Sophie Knezic

BustsSubscriber only

Hopkinson Mossman, Auckland, New Zealand

By Anthony Byrt

Vlatka HorvatSubscriber only

ZAK | BRANICKA, Berlin, Germany

By Keren Goldberg

Meyer VaismanSubscriber only

Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany

By Kirsty Bell

Pierre BismuthSubscriber only

Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

By Ben Eastham

Shifters: Signalling in Latin America and Eastern EuropeRegistered only

gb agency, Paris, France

By Sabrina Tarasoff

What cannot be used is forgottenRegistered only

CAPC musée d’art contemporain, Bordeaux, France

By Max Andrews

Jasmina CibicSubscriber only

Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, Hungary

By Chris Fite-Wassilak

Ahmet ÖğütRegistered only

Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

By Vivian Sky Rehberg

The Alien WithinSubscriber only

Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden

By Pablo Larios

Past Disquiet: Narratives and Ghosts from The International Art Exhibition for Palestine, 1978Registered only

MACBA, Barcelona, Spain

By Rebecca Heald

Deborah LigorioRegistered only

Francesca Minini, Milan, Italy

By Federica Bueti

ListeningSubscriber only

the Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK

By Luke Healey

Patrick StaffSubscriber only

Chisenhale Gallery , London, UK

By Matthew McLean

Andra UrsutaRegistered only

Massimo de Carlo, London, UK

By Alice Butler

Eileen QuinlanSubscriber only

Campoli Presti, London, UK

By Jonathan P. Watts

Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as CollectorRegistered only

Barbican, London, UK

By Charlie Fox

Paul KnealeSubscriber only

Evelyn Yard, London, UK

By Ellen Mara De Wachter

Conflict, Time, PhotographyRegistered only

Tate Modern , London, UK

By Sara Knelman

Live: The Violet CrabRegistered only

David Roberts Art Foundation, London, UK

By Matthew McLean

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