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Politicised Symbols

Politicised Symbols

Flesh tones and bold textures bring a sense of the body into the stripped space of white walls and floor-to-ceiling windows at London’s Parasol Unit.

Conflict Minerals

Conflict Minerals

Arts Catalyst highlights artists’ practices that explore the nature of conflict in relation to the use of the Earth’s geological natural resources.

Asiatic Insights

Asiatic Insights

Art Basel’s fifth Hong Kong edition welcomes 242 galleries to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 23 March to 25 March.

Vibrant Improvisation

Vibrant Improvisation

Experimental musician turned abstract artist, Tatawa (Wei Tan) explores the idea of self-revelation through improvisation in biographical mixed media paintings.

Human Habitat

Human Habitat

The UK’s largest photography festival, FORMAT, will explore the theme of Habitat in 2017. The eight edition of the biennial festival opens 24 March.

Considering Tradition

Considering Tradition

Meng Zhou is deeply engaged in the process of creation, the contested notion of metamorphosis and the becoming of oneself within a social environment.

New Avenues

New Avenues

The four recipients of the BALTIC Artists’ Award are Jose Dávila, Eric N. Mack, Toni Schmale and Shen Xin. Their work will be on show at the gallery in June.

Auto Assimilation

Auto Assimilation

Joachim Koester’s exposition at the Camden Arts Centre, London, shows how the body and mind assimilate with the space and time that they inhabit.

5 To See

5 To See

Moderna Museet stages the first major European retrospective of artist Marina Abramović, and Arnolfini celebrates its former live art events.

Venice Biennale: British Contributions

Venice Biennale: British Contributions

The United Kingdom presents three exhibitions at this year’s Venice Biennale, as the British Council joins forces with sister bodies in Scotland and Wales.

Nature Revisited

Nature Revisited

Houston Center for Photography hosts a new group exhibition, celebrating the practices of six women photographers from across the world.

Pioneering Colour

Pioneering Colour

William Eggleston’s Los Alamos comes to Foam. Comprised of more than 2200 images, the series was originally intended to be published in parts.

Structural Vocabularies

Structural Vocabularies

Stephen Daly has followed an inevitable course towards studio work as a sculptor, using a variety of materials and experiences as inspiration.

International Women’s Day: Exemplary Visions

International Women’s Day: Exemplary Visions

In light of International Women’s Day on 8 March, we have selected 10 inspiring women who have contributed to the wider creative industries.

Visionary World

Visionary World

The 2017 Sony World Photography Awards shortlist has been revealed. This year’s prize garnered a total of 227,000 image submissions from 183 countries.

Connecting Cultures

Connecting Cultures

Examining the balance between tradition and new trends in contemporary society, Olga Lomaka’s Artefacts combines elements of surrealism and pop art.

Fresh Talent

Fresh Talent

The Other Art Fair will be held at Victoria House from 30 March until 2 April. It invites unrepresented artists to showcase their latest projects.

Progressive Ideas

Progressive Ideas

The judges have been announced for the #SaatchiSelfie competition, with luminaries including Tracey Emin, Juno Calypso, Idris Khan and Juergen Teller.

Architectural Masters

Architectural Masters

Architects Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigemand Ramon Vilalta (RCR Arquitectes) have been awarded the 2017 Pritzker Architecture Prize.

Photo Focus

Photo Focus

MIA Photo Fair returns for its seventh edition under the direction of Fabio Castelli and Lorenza Castelli. This year, the fair will introduce new projects.