Subverted Geometry

liasson brings his world-renowned talents to Harsdorff House to create a new installation within its walls. The piece will be revealed December.

5 To See: This Weekend

21-22 October. This week’s selections question realities and re-establish norms through photography, installation and new design.

Interactive Structures

The fifth edition of Lumiere Durham returns next month, illuminating the city in unexpected, spatially resonant ways.

New Developments

Leeds Art Gallery reopens to the public after undergoing restorative work on its roof for nearly two years, with an exciting 2017 programme.

Altered Consciousness

Wren Artists presents Felicity McCabe at Great Eastern Wall Gallery, London. Archive explores the nature of transience and false memories.

Transformation through Labour

Human activity and its power to transform the world is the theme at the heart of Ali Kazma’s practice. Jeu de Paume, Paris, offer a view into his perspectives.

Visionary Renewal

One of the great institutions of art history in the 20th and 21st centuries, MoMA, is showcased in an exhibition at Fondation Louis Vuitton.

Intersectional Monuments

Originally on display at Victoria and Albert Museum’s Simon Sainsbury Gallery, While We Wait comes to Concrete, a multidisciplinary public space.

Inspiring Environments

Building upon an established creative legacy, the year ahead at YSP is set to feature ambitious interventions in the park’s historic landscape.

5 To See: This Weekend

6-8 October. This week’s selection comprises world-renowned galleries, exhibitions and events with the larger goal of connection and collaboration.

Frieze London: Social Reflectors

Amongst the dizzying diversity of contemporary art on view, the greater themes pulsing through this year’s Frieze London touch upon global politics.

Spatial Ephemera

James Freeman Gallery’s, London, new exhibition Nocturne features the work of Lucy Glendinning, Simone Pellegrini and AAP Artist Suzanne Moxhay.

Complex Perspective

A new anthology, edited by Fiona Rogers and Max Houghton, champions international female photographers and offers unforeseen points of view.

Interactive Engagement

The complex military and political history of the 18th century Blenheim Palace both inspires and complements Jenny Holzer’s new works.

Associative Installation

Emmanuelle Moureaux’s I am here has won the 2017 Aesthetica Art Prize People’s Choice Award, an installation crafted from 300 colour cut-outs.

Unifying Spaces

Tate Modern’s signature series of site-specific installations in the vast former industrial space of the Turbine Hall continues with SUPERFLEX.

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The October / November issue looks at practitioners who are responding to the current global situation in intelligent and meaningful ways.

New Artists: September 2017

Aesthetica’s New Artists scheme continues; September’s picks look at uncanny worlds through a re-imagining of context and idealism.

5 to See: This Weekend

30 September – 1 October. These unique shows utilise the constraints of two and three-dimensional forms in order to recreate sensory experiences.

Developing Synergies

Foam Talent and Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation have decided to create a partnership under the banner of the Foam Talent programme.

Neo-Realistic Landscapes

Fashion and fine art embrace each other in the photography of Jacques Olivar, where the mise-en-scene often subtly references literature and film.

Sculptural Articulations

Viviane Sassen’s celebrated exhibition UMBRA comes to Fotografiska, Stockholm, following its success at the Nederlands Fotomuseum.

Seminal Platforms

The Martin Parr Foundation is now set to open to the public this October in a purpose-built space in the Paintworks complex, Bristol.

Visual Commentaries

Following the success of Photo Vogue festival in 2016, this November sees the only international event devoted solely to fashion and photography.

Evocative Wanderlust

Beetles+Huxley, London, are hosting the first ever London exhibition of Alec Soth’s Sleeping by the Mississippi, coinciding with a re-print from MACK.

5 to See: This Weekend

15-17 September. The selection for this week holds contemporariness at its core; from innovation and design solutions, to new paths of individuality.

Balancing Materiality

Ellie Davies, Shortlisted Artist from the Aesthetica Art Prize,has been awarded at the 2017 Magnum Photography Awards.

Technological Identities

Amidst the information maelstrom, MoMA looks back in time to the computer age, when technical thinking began to guide the hands of artists.

Frieze: Global Footprints

The 15th edition of Frieze London takes place next month, an event with more than 160 galleries that showcases the ambitious visions of contemporaries.

5 To See: This Weekend

8-10 September. Delving into shows that reflect upon creative methods as multi-disciplinary, reactive and revolutionary in their own times.

Categorical Environments

Launched to coincide with the museums’ centenary, IWM’s, London, Conflict Now features opinions of individuals who have worked in areas of conflict.

Photofairs: New Canons

For the 2017 edition of PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai, the event has launched a new initiative, entitled Spotlight, that highlights the work of Ren Hang.

Sustaining Practices

The first Artists Collecting Society (ACS) Studio prize offers a current student or recent graduate the opportunity to cover the costs of a studio in the UK.

Creative Paths

Begin Anywhere: Paths of Mentorship and Collaboration represents a much needed enquiry into the realities of how creative people work.

Synchronised Consciousness

If photographer Cig Harvey takes her inspiration from past and personal experiences. The first UK solo exhibition Harvey opens at Beetles + Huxley.

Representing Dichotomies

At the heart of the new group show at Marian Goodman Gallery, Sunset Décor, is a story and an image, or rather two images.

New Artists: August 2017

Aesthetica’s #NewArtists celebrates the best in contemporary photography. Our picks of emerging artists for August look at redefining perspectives.

Anthropological Sensitivity

Bilad es Sudan, showing at Aperture Foundation New York following an initial run in Paris, represents the fruits of Claude Iverné second excursion.

Cultural Investigations

With more than 110 galleries from 27 countries and works from over 500 artists, Viennacontemporary is the highlight of the Viennese autumn art season.

5 To See: This Weekend

25-27 August. This collection reveals the current state of equilibrium between reflection and foresight, demonstrating a dialogue with the past.

Expansive Peripheries

FOAM closes this year’s programme with a retrospective of André Kertész and contribution to the visual language of 20th photography.

Expansive Dialogues

In the past two years the Hirshhorn has held dual galas with the aim of honouring artists whose works make up the museum’s expansive collection.

Visionary Foundations

Design Week Mexico has announced the programme for its ninth edition, promoting the field as a tool for economic, social and environmental development.

Environmental Responsibility

Tanya Bonakdar Gallery hosts a new initiative with Olafur Eliasson that addresses global temperatures and topographical responsibilities.

Modern Gothic

Carolina Mizrahi’s block palette installations evoke questions about gender and sexuality in a new show at Daniel Raphael Gallery, London.

Progressive Constructions

The 2017 City of Culture has partnered with RIBA to commission Pezo von Ellrichshausen and Felice Varini to design a structure for the centre of Hull.

Urban Renaissance

100 Great Street Photographs brings together a new generation of talented artists who have embraced modern technology to capture the world around us.

Global Imaginations

The Design Museum, London, has announced the shortlist for the 10th anniversary celebrations of the world’s best designs.

Charting Authenticity

The Photographers’ Gallery’s latest exhibition offers an insight into the polaroids of a previous generation through the cinematic vision of Wim Wenders.

Vivid Histories

Julie Cockburn’s delicate embellishment of photographs is the focus of a new exhibition at London’s Flowers Gallery this September.

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