AfD

What does Jean-Léon Gérôme’s 1866 painting ‘Slave Market’ say about today’s extremist politics?

By Cody Delistraty

Gallery owner says he doesn’t want to support the painter’s political views and that ‘this is essentially what you do if you give him a platform’

German cultural figures protest far-right Bundestag representative; Saskatoon's Remai Modern opens; Nato Thompson joins Philadelphia Contemporary

Nativism and the backlash against contemporary art: AfD, Pegida and a recent protest in Dresden

By Ana Teixeira Pinto