Ellen Mara De Wachter

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UK art students are reimagining the end of year exhibition format during COVID-19

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 19 JUN 20

The 14-day action is a response to the widespread casualization of labour, overwork and pay decreases

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 28 FEB 20

As a five-decade survey of her work opens at Baltic in Gateshead, the legendary feminist discusses why women artists need to keep pushing for change

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 25 NOV 19

For too long ‘doing what you love’ has been a neat excuse to devalue artistic labour

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 29 OCT 19
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At the Royal Court, four new plays by the UK’s boldest dramatist ask urgent questions about the uses and abuses of language

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 25 OCT 19

From Tina Girouard, Carol Goodden and Gordon Matta-Clark’s SoHo restaurant to Allen Ruppersberg’s LA café, there’s an art to feeding

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 05 JUL 19
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London’s annual performance-art festival probed the unsteady relationship between dance theory and practice, and the uneasy split between mind and body

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 07 JUN 19

From artist café Tender Touches to the V&A’s ‘FOOD: Bigger Than the Plate’, the London art world is tackling culinary culture

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 31 MAY 19

How archival collections are being re-animated via new technologies

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 24 APR 19
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A glance at Gagliardi’s new paintings at Brussels’s Rodolphe Janssen Gallery

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 09 APR 19

The landmark ‘Axis of Solidarity’ conference held at London’s Tate Modern saw artists and scholars present new research on solidarity movements since the mid-1900s

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 07 MAR 19

‘Keep It Complex’, a group of artists and designers, have launched a campaign to encourage voting, and hold the art world accountable

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 12 FEB 19

Scheming dealers, demonic sculptures and filthy lucre: in Dan Gilroy’s Faustian tale, art takes murderous revenge

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 05 FEB 19

‘A Time for New Dreams’ at London’s Serpentine Sackler Gallery transcends fashion, offering insights into Wales Bonner’s influences across art and literature

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 29 JAN 19

The artist’s films at Camden Arts Centre evoke anxiety in the face of world events and the tenderness of collective living

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 18 JAN 19

In a year marked by anger and powerlessness, artists set their sights on empowering counter-narratives

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 19 DEC 18
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An exhibition at Maureen Paley, London, explores the artist collective's well-known wallpaper 'Imagevirus' and its relevance today

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 30 OCT 18

Five of the best recent artist projects that show alternatives to unsustainable practices

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 01 AUG 18
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On show at WIELS, Brussels, the artist's textiles are modes of conscious reparation, through which damage and disrepair become precious artefacts

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 27 JUL 18

‘You can’t reason with him but you can ridicule him’ – lightweight as it is, Trump Baby is a win for art as a legitimate form of protest

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 11 JUL 18