John Akomfrah

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During the turbulent summer of 2020, the filmmakers met to discuss contemporary filmmaking and decentring the human

BY John Akomfrah | 23 SEP 20
Venice 2019

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
Fan Letter

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

BY Osei Bonsu | 16 JAN 19

In addressing the Anthropocene, how artists are moving beyond cinematic disaster porn to visualize our current state of emergency

BY Alice Bucknell | 31 OCT 17
Culture Digest

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
Culture Digest

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

BY Basia Lewandowska Cummings | 13 AUG 14

An interview with the award-winning filmmaker

07 FEB 14

BFI Gallery, London, UK

BY Daniel Trilling | 01 NOV 10