Jörg Heiser

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Should we be enjoying ourselves as the world goes to hell in a handcart?

BY Jörg Heiser | 23 SEP 19

For the artist, critic and teacher, who died last week at the age of 67, every ordinary thing held meaning in disguise

BY Jörg Heiser | 16 AUG 19

A tribute to the Nigeria-born poet, critic and ‘most important curator of his generation’, who persistently bid us to open our eyes

BY Jörg Heiser | 15 MAR 19
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‘If criticality indicates a desire for change, then surely the critic is actually an optimist’

BY Jörg Heiser | 11 JAN 19

This year's edition of the Busan Biennale, South Korea, finds eerie resonances of cold war divisions in present-day art and politics

BY Andrew Maerkle | 24 SEP 18

At the end of July, the footballer announced his resignation from the German national football team – why?

BY Jörg Heiser | 23 SEP 18

Exploring the lingering effects of war, censorship and colonialism on art collections – where do museums entangled in complex histories go from here?

BY Jörg Heiser | 20 SEP 18

Jörg Heiser on memes, memory and Errol Morris's Wormwood

BY Jörg Heiser | 31 MAY 18

Jörg Heiser on the Soviet sci-fi classic Planeta Pur, algorithmic bias and the limits of artificial intelligence

BY Jörg Heiser | 12 MAR 18

Ahead of the Oscars the director of the art world satire talks about making the real-life Square, the Swedish monarchy and male moral failure

BY Jörg Heiser | 02 MAR 18

Arthur Jafa’s intertwining of video collage and music has the power to open up minds and bodies

BY Jörg Heiser | 19 DEC 17

The winner of this year's Palme d'Or is a fictionalized portrait of contemporary culture's new villain: the curator 

BY Jörg Heiser | 28 SEP 17

On documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel

BY Jörg Heiser | 29 AUG 17

How should artists respond to the recent trend for trolling in the political arena?

BY Jörg Heiser | 20 MAR 17

As tension mounts in the run-up to Trump's inauguration, Jörg Heiser considers how artists can galvanize political protest

BY Jörg Heiser | 10 JAN 17

Jens Fänge's mysterious environments

BY Jörg Heiser | 28 SEP 16

The 25th issue of this magazine, and changes at frieze

BY Jörg Heiser | 25 AUG 16

A quarter century of frieze;a quarter century of lessons

BY Jennifer Higgie | 19 AUG 16

Various venues, Zurich, Switzerland 

BY Jörg Heiser | 19 AUG 16

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

BY Jörg Heiser | 31 MAY 16