Cody Delistraty

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On a viral protest trend and the preposterous history of milk-based eugenics

BY Cody Delistraty | 31 MAY 19

What does Jean-Léon Gérôme’s 1866 painting ‘Slave Market’ say about today’s extremist politics?

BY Cody Delistraty | 03 MAY 19

Ever since the devastating blaze, the cathedral has become a potent symbol, used by everyone from an unpopular president to the far-right 

BY Cody Delistraty | 26 APR 19

How a petition to remove the artwork has raised questions of censorship and identity politics

BY Cody Delistraty | 18 APR 19

As calls intensify for Whitney Museum vice chair Warren B. Kanders to step down, what more can museums do to avoid appointing board members with unethical business ties?

BY Cody Delistraty | 12 APR 19

With a number of museums recently rejecting donations from the Sacklers, how far should ethical funding go?

BY Cody Delistraty | 05 APR 19
Fan Letter

‘I knew, while trying that chair, that I wanted whatever the future had to offer’

BY Cody Delistraty | 17 JAN 19

If Macron and his administration do not control the public narrative of Muslims in France, someone else will

BY Cody Delistraty | 28 SEP 18

Following a New York gallery pulling a show after neo-Nazi claims, can we no longer trust in the ‘marketplace of ideas’?

BY Cody Delistraty | 14 SEP 18

Artist Trevor Paglen’s plan to launch a sculpture into orbit has drawn criticism from certain astronomers, but are they missing the point?

BY Cody Delistraty | 05 SEP 18

Does the French president’s project for a more ‘enlightened’ French youth reveal a hidden agenda?

BY Cody Delistraty | 21 AUG 18

A Nobel Prize-winning writer, a misogynist, a small-town boy with a haughty, big-city gaze: Naipaul’s life was marked by a sense of doubleness

BY Cody Delistraty | 14 AUG 18

Trump’s State Department is more than 3 months late in announcing its national pavilion – testament to the chaos engulfing the administration

BY Cody Delistraty | 27 JUL 18

With Macron poised to make changes to France's handling of ethnographic art, the quai Branly would do well to follow suit

BY Cody Delistraty | 28 FEB 18

With 11 of her works on show at the Musée d'Orsay, one of the most underrated artists in modern European history is brought out from the shadows

BY Cody Delistraty | 26 JAN 18

The French President’s recent comments hint at a dubious politics: using art restitution as a stopgap to France’s postcolonial responsibilities

BY Cody Delistraty | 05 DEC 17

The staggering price reached by Salvator Mundi prompts the question: what are you really buying when you buy an artwork?

BY Cody Delistraty | 17 NOV 17