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The Saudi soft power push, German pavilion at Venice and Halloween costumes: what to read this weekend

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Untitled, 1982. Courtesy: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, © The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat, licensed by Artestar, New York; photograph: Studio Tromp, Rotterdam

Barbican, London, UK

By Charlie Fox
James Ensor, Masks Mocking Death, 1888. Oil on canvas, 81 x 100 cm. Courtesy: Scala Archives, Florence

On the recurring appearance of the mask in art

By Charlie Fox
Joyce Pensato, Landscape Mickey, 2017. Courtesy: Lisson Gallery, London

Lisson Gallery, London, UK

By Charlie Fox
Wolfgang Tillmans, Iguazu, 2010. Courtesy: the artist and Tate Modern, London

Tate Modern, London

By Charlie Fox

Charlie Fox on a new translation of Hervé Guibert's chronicle of love, lust and drug-addled longing

By Charlie Fox

Playlist - 06 Mar 2017

Jim Henson; Ivor Cutler; Groucho Marx 

An exclusive excerpt from Charlie Fox's new book, This Young Monster, published today by Fitzcarraldo Editions

By Charlie Fox

From Robert Walser's art criticism to 'microbial dark matter': what to read this weekend

By Paul Clinton

The first of our 2016 highlights series features Marianna Simnett, Stranger Things, and a trio of the year's best 'freak moments'

By Charlie Fox

Cabinet, London, UK

By Charlie Fox
Pee-wee Herman on the cover of The Face magazine, July 1987

The return of Pee-wee Herman’s queer carnivalesque 

By Charlie Fox