Suspended Dialogues

Suspended Dialogues

Combining action, suspense and intricate detail, Ryan Schude’s photographs tell numerous stories and the viewer’s imagination is left to join the dots and interpret the narrative as they wish.

New York Bike Style

New York Bike Style

“To ride in New York”, the introduction informs us, “is to have a level of authority over an otherwise untamed landscape.”

Imagined Scenarios

Imagined Scenarios

Face in the Crowd is the new series of work from Alex Prager, who creates fascinating scenes utilising bright palettes and constructed settings.

Inclusive Practice

Inclusive Practice

Martin Creed’s first ever retrospective opens at the Hayward Gallery, London, this spring, exposing the large body of work of the genre-defying artist.

Height of Fashion

Height of Fashion

Music and fashion have a closer relationship than ever; however, the question remains: can musicians be good designers and do the two media interact?

Historical Narratives

Historical Narratives

Known for his innovative approach through the “decisive moment”, Henri Cartier-Bresson is one of the founding figures of modern photography.

Fanfarlo

Fanfarlo

Fanfarlo’s third album, Let’s Go Extinct, is a joy to listen to, infusing pop anthems with lyrical concerns about the future and human evolution.

A New Perspective

A New Perspective

Sensing Spaces sees seven international architecture practices transform the Royal Academy into a multi-sensory experience with site-specific installations.

Breton

Breton

At the heart of War Room Stories is a wonderful and vast muddle of textures – found sounds, atmospheric synths and subtle movements.

Keziah Jones

Keziah Jones

We rather like the genre name Jones has cooked up to define his music: blufunk. It combines punk, funk and Yoruba rhythms to form a reasonably enticing mix.

Forgotten Stories

Forgotten Stories

The Coen Brothers’ Inside Llewyn Davis is an intimate tale of the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. We speak to cinematographer Bruno Delbonnel about his visual interpretation.

Blue is the Warmest Colour

Blue is the Warmest Colour

Blue is the Warmest Colour charts the journey of Adèlefrom curiosity to melancholy via all points in between.

Experimental Photography

Experimental Photography

A new exhibition opens in New York at the International Center of Photography that interrogates what it means to work in analogue and digital photography today.

Show Time

Show Time

Show Time examines art exhibitions from the late 1980s to the present day and looks at how they have altered our understanding of the curator’s role.

Super Electric Party Machine

Super Electric Party Machine

Conceived from the notorious club night of the same name, Super Electric Party Machine has concocted a high octane, fierce explosion of an album.

InRealLife

InRealLife

InRealLife opens with the provocative question, “Have we outsourced our children to the internet? And if yes, where are they and who owns them?”

Davidge

Davidge

Full of electronica and orchestral echoes, Slo Light is a collection of songs built on suspense and varied levels of noise.

Free Fall

Free Fall

Betrayal and guilt are the recurring themes in Free Fall, Stephen Lacant’s powerful film about forbidden love.

Philippe Halsman: Astonish Me!

Philippe Halsman: Astonish Me!

Halsman’s relentless creativity kept his magnificent imagery alive and allowed him to construct a vivid picture of prosperous American society.

Le Week-End

Le Week-End

Two lost souls seek a light at the end of the long tunnel called marriage and hope to find it on a romantic weekend in Paris.

Familiar Relationships

Familiar Relationships

Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s The Past follows his multi award-winning drama A Separation with a rigorous examination of truth, history and human relationships.

Illustration Now! Fashion

Illustration Now! Fashion

It’s easy to forget that every dress, coat and shoe begins as an illustration. Julius Wiedemann draws attention to the industry’s reliance on this skill.

Unoccupied Spaces

Unoccupied Spaces

Regularly seeking out abandoned spaces with her camera, VanDeman finds traces of past inhabitants in the remaining furniture, letters and possessions.

Liberty: British Colour Pattern

Liberty: British Colour Pattern

Referred to by Oscar Wilde as “the chosen resort of the artistic shopper”, Liberty has maintained its creative relevance for more than a century.

A Social Experience

A Social Experience

Fuerzabruta returns to the Roundhouse, bringing with it an exciting celebration of carnival and street theatre in which reality is disregarded in favour of dreams.

Ásgeir

Ásgeir

In The Silence is the debut of Icelandic singer-songwriter Ásgeir, who is already something of a sensation in his homeland.

Becoming Traviata

Becoming Traviata

Becoming Traviata takes a look behind the curtain of Jean-François Sivadier’s re-imagining of Verdi’s masterpiece, as it moves around the demise of its namesake, Violetta Valéry, the “fallen woman.”

Artistic Intersections

Artistic Intersections

Filmmaker and artist Isaac Julien’s PLAYTIME at Victoria Miro is an ambitious new body of work exploring the dramatic and nuanced subject of capital.

The Selfish Giant

The Selfish Giant

The Selfish Giant follows two scrappy 13-year-olds as they reject a school system that doesn’t accept them.

Richard Deacon

Richard Deacon

A leading British sculptor, Richard Deacon’s work was on display at Tate Britain in a large chronological survey featuring around 40 individual pieces from the artist’s long career.

A Brush with the Real: Figurative Painting Today

A Brush with the Real: Figurative Painting Today

Marc Valli’s introduction reminds the reader of the value inherent in painting and its place in the digital world.