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Why Tobias Czudej is juxtaposing prehistoric artefacts and emerging art

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Animal cloning, police violence, and clubbing - the '90s in video by Nicolas Trembley

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Curator Raphael Gygax talks to Aino Laberenz about Operndorf Afrika, featuring in Frieze Projects this year

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Karen Kilimnik, James Bond, Sylvester Stallone’s new companion & an assortment of future Bond girls (detail) (1987). Courtesy: the artist and 303 Gallery, New York

From Douglas Coupland to Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Nicolas Trembley gives his essential texts on the '90s networked tendency

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A studio visit with Julie Verhoeven, ahead of her commission for Frieze Projects

Harry Thorne

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Patrick Goddard, They Think of the World in Terms of Us and Them, 2016. Courtesy: the artist and Matt's Gallery + Blackrock Residency 

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The final part of this week's art and trauma-themed Digest: A new play from Adam Brace at London's Almeida Theatre

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House of Gaga, Mexico City, Mexico

Kim Córdova

David Shrigley's Fourth Plinth commission is unveiled in London; Pompidou set to establish a Brussels outpost

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Paul Clinton

Ahead of her show at Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, the New York-based artist gathers together her favourite fantasy figures from art history

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Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, USA

Evan Moffitt

A report from the September’s Springtime biennial in Toulouse

Declan Long

Jens Fänge's mysterious environments

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Part two of this week's art and trauma-themed Culture Digest: 'Bedlam', a new exhibition at London's Wellcome Collection

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TheCube Project Space, Taipei, Taiwan

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Carol Rama, Carmen Herrera, and a Memphis-style Hanukkah: the best current shows in the city

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A panel discussion, held at Pivô, São Paulo, exploring the mushroom as motif in the 32nd Bienal de São Paulo

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Coinciding with their current show at Carroll / Fletcher, London, John Wood and Paul Harrison share and explain four of their early films

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Ahead of Samson Kambalu's new work as part of this year's Frieze Film, a look at some of the films made under his ‘Nyau cinema rules’

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In anticipation of his new work for Frieze Film, Ming Wong reflects on his 2012 ode to Roman Polanski

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