Mimi Chu

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At Goodman Gallery, the artist’s first UK solo show presents paintings like memories of a hot day revisited in sleep

BY Mimi Chu | 25 FEB 21

What to look forward to in February, from a new body of work by Harare-based painter Misheck Masamvu to a retrospective by Hong Kongese filmmaker Wong Kar Wai

BY Mimi Chu | 12 FEB 21

From a critical reimagining of Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Rear Window’ to a research project on the role of photography in the Irish civil rights movement, these are the best shows to stream

BY Mimi Chu | 18 JAN 21

From a survey of national treasure Steve McQueen to the Irish premiere of Enda Bowe’s longing portraits on Belfast's ‘peace lines’, these are the year's exhibition highlights

BY Mimi Chu | 17 DEC 20

Through sub-par speakers in bedrooms and living rooms, across cities and continents – queer joy persists

BY Mimi Chu | 21 APR 20

Why is female fear often conflated with desire?

BY Mimi Chu | 31 OCT 19

Drones, 1980s synth-pop and a giant chess board turn the show into a game whose rules are never quite clear

BY Mimi Chu | 09 OCT 19

With KIAF in town, your guide to the best exhibitions 

BY Mimi Chu | 27 SEP 19

Mimi Chu on Robertas Narkus, Nástio Mosquito, Nora Turato and more

BY Mimi Chu | 22 SEP 19
Frieze

In opening week of the 58th Venice Biennale, a new performance programme strove to soften the crowd

21 JUN 19

A graveyard of trees previously submerged has given way to a fantasy of resurrection

BY Mimi Chu | 10 JUN 19

Curated by Charlie Porter, ‘Palimpsest’ turns the attention back on the history of the neo-gothic estate

BY Mimi Chu | 13 MAY 19

From viral slime to medieval botany, these artists are probing the margins of mainstream knowledge 

BY Mimi Chu | 25 APR 19

From Myspace aesthetics to Backpack Kid, entering London’s narrative projects feels like stumbling into an online echo chamber

BY Mimi Chu | 13 FEB 19

This year’s edition presented an eclectic, international and historical programme that comprised more than 100 screenings and events in the city

BY Mimi Chu | 30 JAN 19
Fan Letter

‘You invite us to forge a ‘we’ with you and your images, to empathize, nodding snorts of identification brimming with tears’

BY Mimi Chu | 18 DEC 18

An exhibition at Pilar Corrias, London, shows the artist using mainstream stock and cultural quotations to depict marginalized subjectivities

BY Mimi Chu | 05 NOV 18

A concise retrospective at König London explores the transition of the artist’s paintings and extends her short-lived career into the present

BY Mimi Chu | 25 SEP 18

Recent insights from scholars suggest the famed work may have had a female patron

BY Mimi Chu | 25 AUG 18

The first public exhibition of a 15th-century altar-hanging prompts the question: who made it?

BY Mimi Chu | 08 AUG 18