John Akomfrah

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UK-based Black and POC emerging curators are invited to apply for a paid position as part of the Frieze x Deutsche Bank Emerging Curators Fellowship

13 MAY 21

UK-based Black and POC emerging curators are invited to apply for a paid 18 month placement at Chisenhale Gallery

11 FEB 21

Funds for the new initiative, which aims to increase diversity in the arts, were raised from the sale of face masks designed by Idris Khan and an edition by John Akomfrah

08 FEB 21

At MMK Frankfurt, a retrospective housed in a group exhibition mirrors the artist's rejection of conventional classifications

BY Sarah E. James | 16 OCT 20

Hurvin Anderson, Artur Barrio, Renate Bertlmann, Polly Braden, Matt Keegan and Sergio Lombardo discuss the artworks that have stuck with them

12 OCT 20

A new, limited edition made by John Akomfrah for Frieze 

08 OCT 20

During the turbulent summer of 2020, the filmmakers decided on decentring the human in their practice 

BY John Akomfrah AND The Otolith Group | 23 SEP 20

The strongest exhibitions in the 58th Venice Biennale find creative freedom in failure 

BY Evan Moffitt | 10 MAY 19

100 years on from World War I, the filmmaker’s latest work Mimesis: African Soldier remembers the faces we seldom see in history books

BY Osei Bonsu | 22 JAN 19

Hall’s understanding of cultural identity allows us to deconstruct and reconstruct who we think we are

BY Osei Bonsu | 16 JAN 19

 John Akomfrah's epic Purple highlights new ways of visualizing our current state of ecological emergency

BY Alice Bucknell | 31 OCT 17

Reclaiming leisure, and the enduring influence of Stuart Hall: what to read this weekend

09 JUN 17

Christo abandons controversial 25-year project in protest against Trump; Roman Polanski forced to drop out of César Awards

27 JAN 17

The Contemporary Art Society acquired two video works for MIMA

05 OCT 16

From the poetry of the late Geoffrey Hill to the new literary genre of the 'ultra-unreal': what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 02 JUL 16

Arnolfini, Bristol & Lisson Gallery, London, UK

BY Holly Corfield Carr | 18 MAR 16

Various venues, Dakar, Senegal

frieze presents an interview with the award-winning filmmaker, tracing the evolution of his practise 

07 FEB 14

BFI Gallery, London, UK

BY Daniel Trilling | 01 NOV 10