Reviews

A timely documentary about the backslide into dictatorship reveals some uncomfortable home truths in the US

By Jack McGrath

Amid a carnival atmosphere, Eliasson elicits an emotional reaction to the urgent issues of the day

By Figgy Guyver

The artist’s tent city at Hauser & Wirth, in rapidly gentrifying downtown LA, is a ‘parody of pious politically activist art’ 

By Jonathan Griffin

In the French artist’s evocative exhibition at Marcelle Alix, Paris, blind spots transform into vantage points

By Yelena Moskovich

In My Mother Laughs, Akerman’s pain while watching her mother’s health worsen becomes entwined with the shock of heartbreak

By Steven Zultanski

A survey at Denmark’s Louisiana Museum displays the Austrian artist’s expert linking of social concerns and surrealism

By Steven Zultanski

A new show at Richard Saltoun begs the question – how effective is self-inflicted violence?

By Izabella Scott

At Singapore’s Yeo Workshop, the artist unsettles the image of Southeast Asia as a tropical getaway

By Wong Bing Hao

As her retrospective at MAXXI in Rome attests, the late Italian artist believed in the power of the imagination to save lives 

By Ana Vukadin

At Museo Jumex, Mexico City, the father of the readymade gets overshadowed by bluster

By Fanny Singer

The Belgian sculptor’s new work in San Gimignano reflects on mortality, medieval assertions of power and the migrant crisis

By Paul Carey-Kent

Found stashed under her bed when she died, the spiritualist’s drawings and embroideries go on show at William Morris Gallery

By Chloë Ashby

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