Race

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Ellis’s paintings are spring-loaded with overlapping references to film and television, current events, art and cartoons.

BY Andrew Durbin | 16 APR 19

‘Genetic Automata’ at London’s Arts Catalyst uses video games, emoji and Darwin to reveal falsehoods around race and intellect

BY Kadish Morris | 08 MAR 19

A new book traces the role of the black model in art history from the 19th century to today

BY Frieze News Desk | 20 FEB 19
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Anthony Ekundayo Lennon, born to Irish parents but describes himself as ‘mixed-heritage’, won a theatre job meant to go to a BAME applicant

05 NOV 18

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

BY Jörg Heiser | 23 SEP 18

A new film uses a sculpture by the late Donald Rodney to reflect on the many tales of race and class that are etched on the skin 

BY Tavia Nyong’o | 20 SEP 18

Why the sportswear corporation built a brand philosophy premised on personal transcendence and social justice

BY Alan Bradshaw | 12 SEP 18

The LA-based artist’s videos, sculptures and photographs frame public drinking as an issue of gender, race and class

BY Eliel Jones | 22 AUG 18

A short story by novelist Wayétu Moore in response to Charles White

BY Wayétu Moore | 20 AUG 18

Is the lack of social mobility in the arts due to a self-congratulatory conviction that the sector represents the solution rather than the problem?

BY Hettie Judah | 06 JUL 18

A new report suggests that women, people from working-class backgrounds and BAME workers all face significant exclusion

BY Tom Jeffreys | 16 APR 18

The artist's layered, tender paintings consider the history of being seen and touched by black women

BY Simone White | 09 MAR 18

US true crime series Unsolved takes two formative pop cultural events to explore their concealed human stories and systemic narratives

BY Ian Bourland | 05 MAR 18

The limits of multidisciplinarity: from Adrian Piper to the 10th Berlin Biennale

BY Pablo Larios | 12 FEB 18

From credit scores to algorithmic policing, Jackie Wang’s Carceral Capitalism reveals technocracy as not merely analytical, but predictive

BY Steven Zultanski | 17 JAN 18

On losing faith in generalism, learning to listen and embracing doubt 

BY Jonathan Griffin | 19 DEC 17

Inverting the gaze: real life biography, game play fantasy and Frantz Fanon combine in the British artist’s films

BY Charlotte Jansen | 29 NOV 17

Ways of talking about race and appropriation: Claudia Rankine, Hannah Black and Tate Modern’s ‘Black Art, Black Power’ conference

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 24 OCT 17

David Goldblatt discusses representation, censorship and his decision to remove his archive from the University of Cape Town

BY Paul Clinton | 29 SEP 17
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Curator Raphael Gygax brings together eleven artists from eight countries for this year’s Frieze Projects

BY Sean O'Toole | 28 SEP 17