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Tom Morton

Tom Morton is a writer, curator and contributing editor of frieze, based in Rochester, UK.

Artists and writers, including Huw Lemmey and John Smith, select their favourite programmes from the broadcaster’s history

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

BY Tom Morton | 24 OCT 22

The artist’s first solo exhibition at David Zwirner, London, absorbs us into single, intimate moments

BY Tom Morton | 23 MAY 22

A new exhibition at Goldsmiths CCA, London, invites 47 artists to propose solutions to that reliably problematic artform, the monument

BY Tom Morton | 17 MAR 22

At Seventeen, London, a group show engineered by Joey Holder and Omsk Social Club presents itself as a creepy ‘Squid Game’-esque clinic

BY Tom Morton | 19 JAN 22

At Sprüth Magers in London, the artist’s robotic snake is a harbinger of destruction and regeneration

BY Tom Morton | 25 OCT 21

Capturing moments of stillness and anticipation, at Workplace, London, the artist uses layers of stippled colours to conjure never-ending narratives

BY Tom Morton | 14 DEC 20

With shades of the flâneur, the artist wanders the German philosopher’s rural retreat at Todtnauberg in a new series of short films

BY Tom Morton | 23 MAR 20

From ‘Spaceballs’ to ‘The Orville’, the reason why so many interstellar sitcoms fail to raise a smile

BY Tom Morton | 13 MAR 20

Paywalls are going up everywhere, intellectual property is being jealously hoarded, and the long-predicted streaming wars are finally on

BY Tom Morton | 22 JAN 20

Some suggestions for the International Council of Museums

BY Tom Morton | 30 DEC 19

This year, all the shortlisted artists were named joint winners – what to make of this act of (institutionally approved) subversion?

BY Tom Morton | 06 DEC 19

In an exhibition at Focal Point Gallery, the artist looks to the local marshes of Canvey Island with a weird degree of hope  

BY Tom Morton | 29 NOV 19

To expect the progressive, internationalist art world to participate in a celebration of Brexit is to fire a volley into the culture war

BY Tom Morton | 19 NOV 19

A new spirit of bleak realism and self-questioning has infiltrated comic adaptations everywhere

BY Tom Morton | 06 NOV 19

‘What our descendants will make of this object depends on what survives of us’

BY Tom Morton | 18 DEC 18

Lisson Gallery at Store Studios, London, UK

BY Tom Morton | 06 NOV 17

South London Gallery, UK

BY Tom Morton | 15 MAY 17

Moderna Museet, Malmö, Sweden

BY Tom Morton | 24 MAR 17

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK

BY Tom Morton | 20 FEB 17