Kara Walker

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A new exhibition at Turner Contemporary, Margate, proposes a backyard narrative of the US civil rights movement

BY Amanda Holiday | 19 AUG 20

Every day in ‘lockdown’, we are asked to consider the effects of social distancing – as if segregation weren’t already a reality  

BY Kara Walker | 26 MAY 20
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In an exclusive video interview, the author of Bad Feminist talks about black bodies, freedom and the gaze in Kara Walker’s ‘Christ’s Entry into Journalism’

BY Frieze News Desk | 25 OCT 19

At the Turbine Hall, the artist turns the Victoria Memorial inside out, populating her counter-monument with memories of colonial violence

BY Derica Shields | 04 OCT 19

‘Kara Walker reinvents painting and drawing’s conventions, while talking about ideas that are epic in scale and deep in blood,’ Als writes

BY Hilton Als | 26 SEP 19
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In further news: Hermitage to curate Venice Biennale pavilion; Remai Modern CEO hit by harassment allegations

BY Frieze News Desk | 12 MAR 19

A surprising show of silhouettes at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. sheds light on obscure chapters of US history 

BY Evan Moffitt | 23 MAY 18
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Yayoi Kusama to open her own museum; Confederate monuments removed in Baltimore; David Roberts Art Foundation to leave London

18 AUG 17
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From Egyptian surrealism to Parisian pissoirs: what to read this weekend

BY Paul Clinton | 21 APR 17

A history of underground Black publishing, from W.E.B. Du Bois to #BlackLivesMatter

BY Ian Bourland | 20 DEC 16

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

16 AUG 16

Victoria Miro, London, UK

BY Anna Coatman | 13 FEB 16

Thoughts on race and art in the 21st century

BY Naomi Beckwith | 16 DEC 14

Tate Liverpool, UK

BY Sam Thorne | 01 APR 10

Two vindications of Conceptualism and its offshoots

BY Robert Storr | 06 JUN 08
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Kara Walker

BY Christian Haye | 09 SEP 96