Surrealism

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‘Fantastic Women’, currently on view at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, is one of many recent shows revising the art-historical canon

BY Philomena Epps | 17 SEP 20

The movement never quite took hold in the UK but, as a new exhibition at Dulwich Picture Gallery shows, British culture was – and remains – deeply surreal

BY Thomas McMullan | 27 FEB 20

As the artist has his major retrospective at Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, he speaks about his art historical influences and pet peeves 

BY Adam Heardman | 29 OCT 19
Culture Digest

An exhibition at Vitra Design Museum documents the movement’s influence on commercial products

BY Figgy Guyver | 19 SEP 19

‘I could sit among the velvet blackness forever’

BY Gabriella Pounds | 21 AUG 19
Culture Digest

Tate has acquired 5,000 works by the late surrealist artist and writer

BY Figgy Guyver | 18 JUL 19

An exhibition at Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg, Berlin, sheds new light on the artist’s fascination with ancient Egypt

BY Carina Bukuts | 18 APR 19

Tanning gives full expression to her childhood imagination and its innately eclectic catalogue of fears, fantasies and domestic psychodramas

BY Claire-Louise Bennett | 25 FEB 19

The current appetite for historical, underrecognized female artists is welcome but urgent work still needs to be done

BY Antonia Cundy | 28 NOV 18

Chloe Aridjis recalls taking tea with the great Surrealist in her home in Mexico

BY Chloe Aridjis | 01 OCT 17
City Report

With a strong surrealist strain, and including a welcome number of female artists, highlights from the 48th edition of the photography festival

BY Ela Bittencourt | 20 JUL 17

Egyptian surrealism: a case-study in global modernity 

BY Negar Azimi | 23 APR 17

In the studio with Pedro Friedeberg, the last of Mexico’s Surrealists

BY Matt Stromberg | 08 FEB 17

Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA

BY Jonathan Griffin | 18 OCT 16

Galerie Azzedine Alaïa, Musée de l’Orangerie, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, MuCEM, Marseille, France

BY Devika Singh | 21 SEP 16

Surrealism, anthropology and the history of the recently re-opened Musée de l'Homme

BY Timothy P. A. Cooper | 14 SEP 16

Collagist John Stezaker and writer-curator David Campany discuss the legacy of Surrealist encounters with photography

30 SEP 13

The surreal, oddly familiar world of Nicole Eisenman

BY Jennifer Higgie | 24 MAY 13

Re-enactment and Pro-enactments a theme of the 54th Venice Biennale

BY Jörg Heiser | 06 JUN 11

Nasher Sculpture Center

BY Erik Morse | 01 MAY 11