Linder: Femme/Objet, Paris

Four decades worth of punk feminist work are presented in Linder Sterling’s Paris retrospective. Photography, collage, music and video works have been assembled under the title Femme/Objet.

Taryn Simon: The Pictures Collection at Gagosian Gallery, London

Taryn Simon’s latest project, The Pictures Collection, has recently opened at Gagosian. The crux of her practice is in the research and data gathering that goes on behind the scenes in her photographs.

FORMAT International Photography Festival, Derby

Opening 8 March and running until 7 April, Derby plays host to the FORMAT International Photography Festival. Now in its 6th edition, FORMAT embarks on its biggest event yet.

Donald Weber, Interrogations, White Cloth Gallery, Leeds

The UK premiere of Donald Weber’s Interrogations arrives at White Cloth Gallery, Leeds this week. This stark series, explores the violence, fear, and power in Post-Soviet Ukraine and Russia.

Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition Opens in Two Weeks

International artwork will be showcased in York this March as the Aesthetica Art Prize launches its first major exhibition. The Prize is a platform for contemporary artists from across the world.

Jason Oddy: ‘A is for ….’ at James Hockney and Foyer Galleries, UCA Farnham

In this latest showcasing of his work, the London-based photographer Jason Oddy, continues to explore his interest in the relationship between man and his built environment. From 2 February.

The Bride and the Bachelors: Duchamp with Cage, Cunningham, Rauschenberg and Johns, Barbican

The Bride and the Bachelors: Duchamp with Cage, Cunningham, Rauschenberg and Johns has opened at the Barbican. The show explores Marcel Duchamp’s footprint on contemporary American art.

Thomas Joshua Cooper: Messages, Haunch of Venison, London

This March, Haunch of Venison presents an exhibition by internationally renowned landscape photographer Thomas Joshua Cooper. The artist has been capturing landscapes for over 30 years.

Aesthetica Art Prize Interview: Vasilisa Forbes

We spend some time with longlisted artist Vasilisa Forbes. Vasilisa’s work focuses on humanity’s relationship with environments and technology. Her selected work is from The Hours series.

David Maljković: Sources in the Air, BALTIC, Gateshead

David Maljković comes to the BALTIC this March to present an overview of his large body of work. Sources in the Air includes his famous, Scene for New Heritage trilogy alongside early and recent pieces.

Mark Boulos: No Permanent Address, Lisson Gallery

Showing as part of an impressive spring programme, spread across Lisson’s two London locations, Mark Boulos’ No Permanent Address is an exhibition that deserves special recognition.

Aesthetica Art Prize’s First Major Exhibition, York

International artwork will be showcased in York this spring, as the Aesthetica Art Prize launches its first major exhibition. Works shortlisted from the Prize will be displayed in York St Mary’s.

Body I Am, Alison Jacques Gallery, London

Feminist thought was prevalent throughout the early 1970s. In the men’s club of the art world, Birgit Jürgenssen, Ana Mendieta, and Hannah Wilke all developed a strong female voice.

Kiss Me Deadly, Paradise Row Gallery, London

Kiss Me Deadly is the title given to a new group exhibition that has recently opened at Paradise Row. The exhibition, organised over two floors, explores the themes and moods of the film noir genre.

Aleksandras Macijauskas & Rimaldas Vikšraitis: Borderliners, Cardiff

Ffotogallery open Borderliners on 16 February, which is an exciting exhibition featuring two outstanding Lithuanian photographers: Aleksandras Macijauskas and Rimaldas Vikšraitis.

Review of ECM: A Cultural Archaeology, Haus der Kunst

Munich’s commanding Haus der Kunst provided a suitably grand backdrop for the recent, admirably comprehensive survey of ECM Records’ trailblazing work over the past 44 years.

Aesthetica Art Prize Interview: Photographer D. Bryon Darby

We catch up with longlisted Art Prize photographer D. Bryon Darby, whose work investigates perceptions of place as mediated through technology, photography, and personal experience.

Interview with Marco Sanges

Marco Sanges shoots a cinematic world of dreams and drama. Exhibited worldwide, Sange’s clients include Agent Provocateur, Vogue, Sunday Telegraph, Photo, Katalog, Dolce&Gabbana and Eyemazing.

On Creating Reality by Andy Kaufman, Maccarone Gallery

Andy Kaufman was one of those mercurial types that we commonly refer to as a ‘genius’. This is owing to his ability to realise, beyond human experience, a new way to practice his craft.

Review of Gaiety is the Most Outstanding Feature of the Soviet Union, London

Saatchi’s Gaiety is the Most Outstanding Feature of the Soviet Union is a broad anthology of Russia’s contemporary cultural offerings. Lightness, is an element scarcely present within this latest show.