Chicago Imagists

Gladys Nilsson, Rapt (detail), 2019. Acrylic and paper collage on canvas, 122 x 61 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

Just ahead of her 80th birthday, an interview with  Gladys Nilsson: pioneering painter and highlight of the Chicago Tribute section

By Matthew McLean

The movement wasn’t all hard outlines, puns and absurdism as a show in London reveals

By Sophie Ruigrok

At Goldsmiths CCA, the group’s darkly comic grotesqueries reflect an unsettling age  

By Patrick Langley
‘Reflets, aventures et embuscades’ (Reflections, Adventures and Ambushes) 2012, exhibition view at  Manoir de la Ville de Martigny, Switzerland; photograph: Julie Langenegger

The little things that stood out in 2012

By Daniel Baumann