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50 years after ‘rivers of blood’, the politics of fitness culture, Isle of Dogs and language as power: what to read this weekend

In further news: Kenneth Frampton receives Golden Lion at Venice Architecture Biennale; and MoMA sues a cafe for copyright infringement

‘They asked for this lawsuit on a silver platter’ said collector Steven Tananbaum’s counsel, alleging a Ponzi-like scheme

Inspired by L. Frank Baum’s illusory city, K11’s first in-house curated show looks to the hidden forces structuring how we see the world

With her first UK show at Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London, the Harlem-born artist reflects on the African American experience

From Linder at the Women’s Library to rare paintings by Serge Charchoune, the exhibitions to see outside of the main programme

 In the late artist’s paintings, on view at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, good is evil, right is wrong and no one is innocent 

The argument that ancestral connection offers a natural grasp of the complex histories and aesthetics of African art is profoundly misguided

Two brilliant shows at mumok and Galerie Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman, Vienna, revive the late artist’s surreal visions

Pablo Picasso, Le Rêve (The Dream),1932, oil on canvas. Courtesy: © Succession Picasso/ DACS London, 2017

Move to make ticketed exhibitions more affordable for a younger audience 

With his new book How to Write an Autobiographical Novel published today, the writer shares the books that have influenced him

Ahead of the 52nd edition of Art Cologne, your guide to the best shows to see in the city

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‘Music’ excerpt from Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara. Used by permission of City Lights Books. Photography: Clément Pascal

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Rosemary Laing, Rose of Australia, 2017. Archival pigment print, 100 x 200 cm. Courtesy: Galerie Lelong & Co., New York © Rosemary Laing

Brooklyn Museum’s Catherine Morris discusses two galleries’ approaches to social issues at Frieze New York

Virginia Jaramillo with the work selected for the Frieze Brooklyn Museum Fund, Untitled (1971)

The LIFEWTR Fund will support the acquisition of a significant work for the Brooklyn Museum

Loring Randolph. Portrait: Bobby Doherty. Courtesy: Bobby Doherty/Frieze

Loring Randolph explains how a decade’s experience as a gallerist in New York informs her vision for Frieze

The program takes a literary turn with a focus on some of today’s most searching writers

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Visit pop-ups of New York's most talked-about restaurants at the fair

Kemang Wa Lehulere, Matric 2015, 2018. Salvaged school desks (wood), piano hammers, shoelaces, glass bottles, sand, paper, ribbon. Dimensions variable. Courtesy: the artist and Stevenson, Cape Town

Creative Time’s Elvira Dyangani Ose looks forward to the work of Kemang Wa Lehuere at Frieze New York

Tom of Finland, Untitled (Preparatory Drawing), 1989. Graphite on paper, 21 x 30cm. Courtesy of David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles

The Matthew Higgs-curated section sees galleries pay homage to a colleague who championed the uncategorizable

Kapwani Kiwanga, 2016. Photo: Bertille Chérot

The artist is recipient of the fair’s inaugural Frieze Artist Award, supported by Luma Foundation 

‘An exciting new dimension’ to the city’s cultural scene premieres February 2019

Hank Willis Thomas, Pledge (detail), 2018. Screenprint on retroreflective vinyl, mounted on Dibond, 192 x 246cm. Courtesy: the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

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