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From an exhibition of Zineb Sedira’s maritime works at De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea, to Anne Imhof’s labyrinthine locker room at Sprüth Magers, London

BY frieze | 25 NOV 22

From Forrest Bess's weathered paintings to Claye Bowler's personal and collective history of trans experience, here are the must-see shows across the UK right now 

An exhibition at De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea, unites the artist’s maritime works, exploring narratives of migration, power and trade  

BY Rosanna McLaughlin | 11 NOV 22

At Sprüth Magers, London, the artist transforms the galleries into a labyrinthine changing room dripping with anticipation of future performances

BY Juliet Jacques | 08 NOV 22

At Alison Jacques, London, the Turner Prize-nominated artist recasts Caribbean flora and quotidian objects as symbols of interconnectedness and care

BY Salena Barry | 31 OCT 22

From Somaya Critchlow’s alluring female figures at Maximillian William, London, to William Kentridge’s monumental retrospective at the Royal Academy of Arts

BY frieze | 28 OCT 22

At Maximillian William, London, the artist’s glamorous figures render viewers more than mere witnesses

BY Melissa Baksh | 27 OCT 22

An elegant retrospective at The Photographers’ Gallery, London, has striking contemporary resonance in a country that remains profoundly unequal

BY Julie Hrischeva | 25 OCT 22

At Newport Street Gallery, London, the artist performatively burnt thousands of his own works 

BY Tom Morton | 24 OCT 22

At Hepworth Wakefield, the artist’s light-sensitive paintings are an ongoing work in progress

BY Lauren Dei | 20 OCT 22

An enthralling retrospective at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, gathers 40 years worth of works in a diverse range of mediums

BY Tim Smith-Laing | 19 OCT 22

At Graves Gallery, Sheffield, the artist positions the home as a critical site of cultural preservation and exchange

BY Cathy Wade | 18 OCT 22

At Maureen Paley, the artist uses the archive to reckon with women’s history in the UK

BY Hettie Judah | 26 SEP 22

From South Korean pop ephemera to Marina Abramović's transitional states of being

BY frieze | 23 SEP 22

From Lou Lou Sainsbury’s London debut at Gasworks to Ishiuchi Miyako’s photographs of Frida Kahlo’s belongings at Stills Centre of Photography, Edinburgh

BY frieze | 26 AUG 22

The artist’s first show at White Cube, London, contains new paintings full of narratively ambiguous scenes derived from popular culture

BY Ella Slater | 23 AUG 22

At New Art Projects, London, the artist evokes visceral experiences of growing up queer in Britain under Section 28

BY Sam Moore | 17 AUG 22

At Gasworks, London, the artist explores the possibilities that come with rejecting forms imposed by outsiders and creating our own

BY Juliet Jacques | 15 AUG 22

At Stills Centre of Photography, Edinburgh, the artist holds the spirits of her absent subjects in the gallery, forcing us to commune with their stories

BY Lisette May Monroe | 10 AUG 22

The artist and DJ’s first solo show at Tramway, Glasgow, is a stunning exploration of West African music

BY Tom Hastings | 09 AUG 22