Black Lives Matter

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The two London-based artists on why figurative painting speaks to our ‘shared humanity’ and how the personal is always political

BY Claudette Johnson AND Joy Labinjo | 21 SEP 21

Jamila Prowse talks to three spaces - HOME, la Sala and Quench - about resisting cultural hegemony and the need for foundational support, access and equity in the arts

BY Jamila Prowse | 04 FEB 21

The artist and curator discuss why nobody notices James II in Trafalgar Square and how abolition can be represented in a public space

The artist’s works may embody the ‘values’ of revolution, but heroine-worship of the mass blunts its struggle

BY Tiana Reid | 16 JUL 20

A rarely seen documentary shows the UK's Black communities in the wake of two tragic incidences of police brutality towards unarmed Black mothers in 1985

BY Rianna Jade Parker | 16 JUN 20

The world demanded by Black Lives Matter is not the world in which Edward Colston belongs

BY Annie Olaloku-Teriba | 12 JUN 20

Patriotic imagery and calls for ‘togetherness’ distract from grass-roots demands for systemic change

BY Orit Gat | 04 JUN 20

A new book by Amnesty International documents how protest posters have changed throughout history

BY Figgy Guyver | 09 OCT 19

Black Lives Matter Arts+Culture has been launched in a bid to promote African American artists ‘changing the world’

07 NOV 18

Black Dada Flag (Black Lives Matter) is raised over Randall’s Island Park ahead of Frieze New York 2018

29 APR 18

With the arrival of the first superhero film to feature a black lead since 1998's Blade, a reading list on black comic-book culture

BY Andrew Durbin | 16 FEB 18

Black Lives Matter, the Chilcot report, music and violence: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 09 JUL 16