A new exhibition at Turner Contemporary, Margate, proposes a backyard narrative of the US civil rights movement
In further news: Italian government cracks down on art crime; and screening live arts performances fails to diversify audiences
In further news: a long-lost tapestry owned by Henry VIII re-emerges; Kerry James Marshall’s Chicago Public Library mural withdrawn from auction
In further news: Rachel Maclean speaks out against ‘male dominated’ art world; Museo del Prado completes Bruegel restoration
At the crux of this ambitious show lies the question: who is this triennial really for?
The $21M painting was the highest price ever paid for a work by a living African American artist at auction
A year marked by new visualizations, both controversial and celebrated, of the black body
From growing protests over the gentrification of Boyle Heights to Schimmel leaving Hauser & Wirth, the latest from a mobilizing LA art scene
'I am always thinking about where I personally can make the difference'
Celebrated sociologist Zygmunt Bauman passes away; artists, curators and critics set to strike in protest against Trump inauguration
A history of underground Black publishing, from W.E.B. Du Bois to #BlackLivesMatter
A year of protest, power and people, from L.A. Kauffman to Kerry James Marshall
Met Breuer, New York, USA
Visibility, identity and black people on Mars – Kerry James Marshall in conversation with Ellen Mara De Wachter
Van Abbemuseum / Muziekcentrum Frits Philips, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA