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Zilia Sánchez, Amazonas (Amazons), 1978, acrylic on stretched canvas. Courtesy: The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

Body and landscape converge in the groundbreaking painter’s first US retrospective at the Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

By Ian Bourland

In further news: Parents call on Harvard Art Museums to remove Sackler name; Cuban artist-activist Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara arrested

By Frieze News Desk

In further news: Leonardo was ambidextrous; Coco Fusco denied entry to Cuba

By Frieze News Desk

It is not unusual for Cuban artists to grumble about excessive state meddling, but it’s rare for complaints to be aired publicly and collectively

By Coco Fusco

Bruguera was one of a number of artists protesting the controversial Decree 349 which critics say will censor and limit artistic freedom

Many assume that the greatest challenges facing Cuban artists come from within Cuba – often they don't

By Nestor Siré with Julia Weist

In further news: Cuban activists’s manifesto against cultural censorship; the Reina Sofía’s plan to protect Guernica

In further news: Cuban artists fight for creative freedom; in London, plans to relocate suffragette statue met with anger

In further news: San Francisco takes a pro-immigrant stand with new arts project; Cuba clamps down on independent biennial

In further news: Cuba gets its first independent art biennial; Germany to fund investigations into African loot

Fountain dedicated to José Martí, a figurehead of Cuban independence, and the revolutionary leader Abel Santamaría, Santiago de Cuba. Courtesy Matthew Connors

From the many unpublished obituaries of Fidel Castro to the architecture of Dubai: what to read about this weekend

By Paul Clinton

From the concept of human nature to post-Brexit erotica: what to read this weekend

By Paul Clinton