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Review: Wolfgang Tillmans 2017 at Tate Modern


Wolfgang Tillmanns: 2017 Tate Modern, London until 11 June 2017 Review by Sacha Craddock   In this exhibition of work made mainly after 2003 Tillmans guarantees that image and experience

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Letter from Cuba


In the wake of Hurricane Matthew and Cuba’s brush with disaster in early October (only the country’s eastern edge caught the full power of the winds that decimated nearby Haiti),

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Post-Perspectival Art and Politics in Post-Brexit Britain: (Towards a Holistic Relativism)


Post-Perspectival Art and Politics in Post-Brexit Britain: (Towards a Holistic Relativism) by Paul O’Kane At a Parliament Square rally held this summer in the immediate aftermath of the EU Referendum, several

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S&I Review – Alternative investor: Art


Marjorie Allthorpe-Guyton responds to questions on art as investment. Article republished with permission from the CISI (Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment)   Read the original online or click on the title below

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Paul O’Kane on London’s Gasworks


On the occasion of Gasworks‘ re-opening after a period of renovation, artist and critic Paul O’Kane visits the space and remembers its influence on his career and outlook. As part

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Paul O’Kane in Korea: AICA International Congress Report


2014 AICA INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS KOREA by Paul O’Kane Seoul is a mega-city, and joining its morning rush to attend the AICA congress provides clear echoes of scenes from Fritz Lang’s

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Critics’ Forum Report


On July 5th 2014, AICA and the Liverpool Biennial held a public forum at The Bluecoat, asking ‘How do critics work? Who do they write for?’ Chaired by independent curator

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Sarah Kent: Criticism – A UK Perspective


New York-based paper Brooklyn Rail recently invited US critic, and President of AICA International, Marek Bartelik, to act as guest editor for their May issue. The result, ‘On the State

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Members News

Book Launch: Line of Blood by Balraj Khanna


Book Launch: Line of Blood by Balraj Khanna 31 May 2017 6.30-8.30pm The Nehru Centre 8 South Audley Street London W1 All welcome – please RSVP to   Paul Pickering writes: ‘I was

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Ribeiro: A Celebration of Life, Love and Passion


Ribeiro: A Celebration of Life, Love and Passion Thursday 16 March 2017 18.00–21.30 The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre Victoria and Albert Museum £7, £5 concessions (includes drinks reception)

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Michael O’Pray Prize


Project Overview This award for new writing on innovation and experimentation in the moving image is named in memory of the critic, historian and film programmer, Michael O’Pray. Over the

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Benedict Pulsford: New Abtrscat Painntitg


Benedict Pulsford: New Abtrscat Painntitg Private view 18.30 – 20.30 2nd March 2017 Until 31st March 2017 Arthouse 1 45 Grange Road London SE1 3BHCatalogue Pulsford is a reserved and private

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Consequences A show to benefit the charity Action on Addiction   Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 March (runs for two days only!)  10.00 – 18.00 Or strictly by appointment until

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Kenneth Armitage: Sculpture and Drawing of the 1950s


Upcoming exhibition celebrating the work of Kenneth Armitage Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT 15 March – 15 July 2017 Opening Reception: Tuesday, 14

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Technologies of Romance


Technologies of Romance Whitechapel Gallery, Zilkha Auditorium Sun 5 Mar 2017, 1.45–6pm This half-day Sunday symposium has been convened to launch ‘Technologies of Romance’, a new book written by artist, writer

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Make Place talk: Gill Perry


Make Place talk: Gill Perry Salford Art Gallery & Museum Wednesday 1 February | 6.00pm-7.30pm £3 Concentrating on the roles and relationships formed within the home and family dynamic, Gill Perry will

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Stories from the Sculpture City


Stories from the Sculpture City Henry Moore Institute 74 The Headrow Leeds LS1 3AH Wednesday, 8 February 2017 Live readings, 4 – 8pm   Starting with the City Sculpture Projects 1972 exhibition,

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Nicolas Laborie in conversation with Anna McNay


Nicolas Laborie in conversation with Anna McNay GX Gallery, 43 Denmark Hill, SE5 8RS Saturday 28 January, 3pm   To coinicide with the launch of his book, Tin Tribes in the

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