Henri Barande, Saatchi Gallery, London.

Henri Barande, Saatchi Gallery, London.

Henri Barande comes to Saatchi Gallery, London, for his first and only UK exhibition this October. Viewers are allowed a once in a lifetime chance to see into his world.

5 To See This Weekend

5 To See This Weekend

Our 5 To See highlights a selection of adventurous exhibitions to retain those summer spirits this September. Abdoulaye Konaté inspires us with a series of installations rich in his Malian heritage.

Contemporary Istanbul 2016

Contemporary Istanbul 2016

Contemporary Istanbul, the region’s leading arts fair returns in 2016 for its 11th edition, taking place in November. The event showcases exciting work from the region, alongside prominent international works.

Gabriela Torres Ruiz, Shortlisted, Haus am Kleistpark Kunstpreis

Gabriela Torres Ruiz, Shortlisted, Haus am Kleistpark Kunstpreis

Aesthetica Art Prize artist Gabriela Torres Ruiz has been shortlisted for the Haus am Kleistpark Kunstpreis, which is granted annually by the municipal galleries Tempelhof-Schoeneberg-Berlin.

Q+A with Conceptual Artist, Anna Fafaliou

Q+A with Conceptual Artist, Anna Fafaliou

Anna Fafaliou is a London-based conceptual and visual artist fascinated by the relationship between the colour white and memory. We talk to the artist about her practice.

Aesthetica Creative Writing Award: Last Day to Enter

Aesthetica Creative Writing Award: Last Day to Enter

Today marks the final day to enter the 10th Aesthetica Creative Writing Award. The literary prize welcomes submissions in poetry and short fiction from emerging and established writers.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call For Entries Countdown: Last Day

Aesthetica Art Prize Call For Entries Countdown: Last Day

Today’s the last day to enter the Aesthetica Art Prize. As a celebration of excellence in art from across the world, it offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work.

Rashid Johnson : Fly Away, Hauser and Wirth, New York

Rashid Johnson : Fly Away, Hauser and Wirth, New York

Hauser & Wirth looks to showcase Fly Away, a series of new paintings and sculptures by Rashid Johnson, featuring an installation piece which draws on the impressive qualities of the gallery’s architecture.

Sophie Milner: Sleepwalkers, Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh.

Sophie Milner: Sleepwalkers, Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh.

London-born Sophie Milner’s painting process is a step between reality and a dream-like state. Aesthetica catch up with Milner about her new show Sleepwalkers at Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 2 Days to Go

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 2 Days to Go

There are two days left to enter the Aesthetica Art Prize. In the call for entries countdown, we speak to previously longlisted artist Shaelene Murray who works within a feminist art practice.

Estuary 2016

Estuary 2016

Launching on 17 September and running for 16 days, Estuary is a new biennial arts festival inspired by the Thames Estuary and situated in historic locations along the Essex and Kent shorelines.

Artichoke: Great Fire 350, London.

Artichoke: Great Fire 350, London.

This August Artichoke marks the Great Fire of London with a range of spectacular art installations, performances and talk that give unique perspectives on a significant moment within the country’s history.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 2 Days to Go, Photography

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 2 Days to Go, Photography

We’re getting closer to the Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries deadline, and with two days left to submit your work, its time to finalise your selections. Karolina Rupp talks about her entry Prospect Poem.

Tracey Emin and William Blake in Focus, Tate Liverpool

Tracey Emin and William Blake in Focus, Tate Liverpool

From September, Tate Liverpool will demonstrate a shared concern with spirituality, birth and death in the work of two prominent artists from disparate times: Tracey Emin and William Blake.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 4 Days to Go

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 4 Days to Go

There are four days remaining to enter this year’s Aesthetica Art Prize. In the countdown we explore Nathan Walsh’s painted world which in some ways resembles the society we live in.

Past and Present: How Much Has Your City Changed? Q+A with Sunlife

Past and Present: How Much Has Your City Changed? Q+A with Sunlife

Sunlife have launched a new campaign featuring past and present views into notable cities, including Birmingham, York and London. Aesthetica catch up with the company about the relevance of nostalgia.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries: Last Weekend to Enter

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries: Last Weekend to Enter

Attracting thousands of entries from all over the world across a range of media, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of art from across…

Last Weekend to Enter the 10th Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

Last Weekend to Enter the 10th Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

As the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award call for entries deadline approaches, we look back at last year’s Fiction Winner Jasmine Sky Ruff who was selected for her short story Polaroid Venation.

Flesh, York Art Gallery.

Flesh, York Art Gallery.

This September York Art Gallery collaborates with Dr Jo Applin (University of York) to curate an exhibition that challenges ideas about the representation of skin in the art world.

Q+A with German Photographer Jürgen Novotny

Q+A with German Photographer Jürgen Novotny

What would happen if a camera decided to take a selfie? German photographer Jürgen Novotny, who also works under the name J. Flynn Newton, takes this idea for his recent project CameraSelfies.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 6 Days to Go

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 6 Days to Go

Through the use of the photographic image, Tony Maj is concerned with the manipulation of evidence. He transforms familiar environments, objects or settings to create scenarios charged with tension.

5 To See This Weekend

5 To See This Weekend

Guiding you through the long weekend, our 5 To See begins with Dinh Q. Lê’s latest film, The Colony, and continues with Bruce Nauman’s survey show at Denmark’s brand new Copenhagen Contemporary.

Performer/Audience/Mirror, Lisson Gallery, London

Performer/Audience/Mirror, Lisson Gallery, London

Performer/Audience/Mirror: Lisson Gallery highlights the dynamic medium of film. The work on view spans hours accommodating the work of 18 conceptual artists, and extending behind the gallery.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries: 7 Days to Go, Performance

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries: 7 Days to Go, Performance

There’s now only one week to go to enter your artwork into the Aesthetica Art Prize. We speak to 2016 longlisted artist Adam de Neige about his participatory piece, Beneath the Flow.

Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai

Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai

This autumn, Rockbund Art Museum (RAM) will stage the first solo exhibition of the influential international artist Felix Gonzalez-Torres (1957-1996) in Greater China, 20 years after his death.

Made Here: Leeds College of Art End of Year Show 2016.

Made Here: Leeds College of Art End of Year Show 2016.

It must now be regarded as a tradition that a British art college education entails a prolonged immersion and exercise in extraordinary interdisciplinary innovation. Leeds College of Art is no different.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call For Entries Countdown: 8 Days To Go. Painting.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call For Entries Countdown: 8 Days To Go. Painting.

Hilary Powell’s works comprise often overlooked processes, materials, people and places. Moving in and out of scrapyards, academia, demolition sites and chemistry labs, she is…

PAD to Celebrate 10 Years

PAD to Celebrate 10 Years

Opening on 3 October, this year’s PAD London marks the 10-year milestone for the annual art and design fair. To celebrate its anniversary, the event will be held in a bold white tent on Berkeley Square.

Visa pour L’image: International Festival of Photojournalism, Perpignan, France

Visa pour L’image: International Festival of Photojournalism, Perpignan, France

The international festival of photojournalism, Perpignan, returns in 2016 with works from all over the world presented in a myriad of awe-inspiring exhibitions across the city.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 9 Days to Go

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 9 Days to Go

Johan Lund’s longlisted work Into the mist embodies peace and tranquility. Capturing the beauty in the world around us, photography Lund invites the viewer to escape the busyness of everyday life.

Interview with Alexander Montague-Sparey, Artistic Director, Photofairs

Interview with Alexander Montague-Sparey, Artistic Director, Photofairs

Returning to the iconic Shanghai Exhibition Centre on 9-11 September, Photofairs Shanghai engages collectors from Asia-Pacific and the Pacific rim. We speak to Alexander Montague-Sparey.

Q+A with Czech artist Jan Karpíšek

Q+A with Czech artist Jan Karpíšek

Czech artist Jan Karpíšek creates paintings and assemblages in collaboration with his honeybees and other natural processes. His art is connected to his interest in…

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 10 Days to Go, Win up to £5,000

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 10 Days to Go, Win up to £5,000

With only 10 days left in our countdown to the deadline for the Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries, we take a closer look at what’s in store for the winners of the internationally recognised award.

Next Generation 2016 Interview with Photographer Anne Erhard

Next Generation 2016 Interview with Photographer Anne Erhard

Aesthetica team up with London College of Communication for the third edition of The Next Generation. We interview German-born photographer Anne Erhard.

Photo Docks Art Fair 2016

Photo Docks Art Fair 2016

Photo Docks Art Fair launches its eighth edition on 16 September. Established in 2007, the event provides a platform for gallerists, artists and enthusiasts to view photography and digital art.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 11 Days to Go. Drawing

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 11 Days to Go. Drawing

Jessie Brennan explores the representation of places through drawing and dialogue, informed by their current contexts and a direct engagement with the people who occupy them. We speak to her about her practice.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 12 Days to Go. Painting

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 12 Days to Go. Painting

Jo McGonigal’s practice is concerned with hybridised forms of painting that have resonance within the phenomenological ambitions of Minimalism. In her work, she considers not what the painting means but what it does.

Clément Cogitore: L’intervalle de résonance, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

Clément Cogitore: L’intervalle de résonance, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

The moment you enter the Palais de Tokyo you’re already in a parallel universe. The viewer is invited to experience a video installation by Clément Cogitore (b. 1983).

Interview with Photographer Sophie Harris Taylor, Francesca Maffeo Gallery

Interview with Photographer Sophie Harris Taylor, Francesca Maffeo Gallery

Sophie Harris-Taylor: MTWTFSS Chapter 1. 2010-2015 is a solo exhibition by the artist, who presents private moments of her photographic diary at Francesca Maffeo Gallery, Leigh on Sea.

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 13 Days to Go

Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 13 Days to Go

In the call for entries countdown, we speak to longlisted artist Bruno Fontana whose photographic practice studies our society reflected in both urban environments and landscapes.