Francis Alÿs

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A three-part exhibition at CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, draws on the ensemble form and musical score to deliver a vision of cacophonous community

BY Tausif Noor | 03 MAR 23

Elvia Wilk on the artist’s understated and poignant series ‘Children’s Games’ (1999-ongoing)

BY Elvia Wilk | 30 MAR 22

The artist’s first large exhibition in China at Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai, captures how hope and disappointment can co-exist in the same frame

BY Cristina Sanchez-Kozyreva | 07 FEB 19

With President Xi and the China International Import Expo in town, taking stock of ‘progress’ seemed both a timely and complicated endeavour

BY Amy Sherlock | 13 NOV 18

An exhibition at Pinchuk Art Centre, Kyiv, timed to coincide with the Yalta European Strategy conference, reminds of the corruptibility of culture

BY Mitch Speed | 05 NOV 18

Francis Alÿs, Untitled, 1994; Filippino Lippi, Allegoria dell’Amore (Allegory of Love), c.1500

BY Daniel Sinsel | 27 SEP 17

In the aftermath of the EU referendum, the UK government must work harder than ever to support artists and their institutions


BY Sally Tallant | 01 MAR 17

To celebrate frieze’s quarter century, the editors choose 25 key artworks: one for each year of the magazine’s existence

16 AUG 16

Etel Adnan, Francis Alÿs, Megan Rooney and more: a guide to the best current shows in the capital

BY Izabella Scott | 15 JUN 16

Various venues, Turkey

BY Kirsty Bell | 21 OCT 15

Manège de Sury, Mons, Belgium

BY Laura Herman | 25 SEP 15

Lulu, Mexico City, Mexico

BY Daniel Garza-Usabiaga | 19 AUG 15

Various venues, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 30 OCT 14

Tate Modern, London, UK

BY Brian Dillon | 01 SEP 10

De Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

BY Douglas Heingartner | 01 JUN 10

A celebration of the over-looked, the under-appreciated and the disappeared

06 JUN 08

In staging large-scale participatory events, artists are creating new narratives for our cultural landscape

BY Nancy Spector | 01 APR 06

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

BY Pablo Lafuente | 01 JAN 04

Jörg Heiser on the work of Francis Alÿs.

BY Jörg Heiser | 09 SEP 02