Art & Politics

From Boudicca to the French revolution’s cockades, brooches have always been used to convey politically-charged messages

By Amber Butchart

In further news: German arts collective to install tank to protest far right; Greek prime minister willing to trade ancient artefacts for Parthenon marbles loan

By Frieze News Desk

Peter Meijer called the performers ‘special souls’ who needed to be ‘protected’

By Frieze News Desk

How conservation efforts can end up fictionalizing history

By Hanno Hauenstein

The project encourages children on both sides of the wall to play across the divide

By Frieze News Desk

The cooperatively run Means TV, behind Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s viral campaign ad, promises to empower the working class

By Liz Pelly

‘I was sad to resign; sad to believe that it was the most useful thing I could do,’ wrote Ahdaf Soueif

By Frieze News Desk

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

By Figgy Guyver

The distressing images depict unhappy stick figures in cages

By Frieze News Desk

New study finds major commercial galleries represent just 32% women

By Frieze News Desk

50 years on from Stonewall, Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera will be memorialized in Greenwich Village

By Figgy Guyver

Thousands of tourists were left queuing after the museum was closed on Monday

By Frieze News Desk