Culture Digest

A pink octopus, guerrilla projections, a bloody ‘die-in’ – what the environmental pressure group gets right about visual communication

By Kadish Morris

From dub nightclubs to police brutality, the artist’s new commission at Brixton Station captures the African-Caribbean experience in London

By Kadish Morris

From day-long raves to queer events, how photographers such as Wolfgang Tillmans captured the city’s nightlife

By Kadish Morris

An exhibition at Vitra Design Museum documents the movement’s influence on commercial products

By Figgy Guyver

The Kenyan-American artist’s bronze caryatids occupy the museum’s empty niches which have lain bare for 117 years

By Kadish Morris

A new book charts Theosophy’s influence on Western modernism

By Figgy Guyver

Marwan Bassiouni’s photographs feature Dutch landscapes framed by Islamic motifs, patterned walls and prayer rugs

By Kadish Morris
Guerrilla Girls, Do women Have to Be Naked update, 2005. Courtesy: National Museum of Women in the Arts, Gift of Steven Scott, Baltimore, in honor of Wilhelmina Cole Holladay; © Guerrilla Girls

In 2018, just one third of global exhibitions were by women artists. These galleries defy the trend

By Figgy Guyver

A show at ICA, Boston, celebrates clashing patterns and exuberant design

By Figgy Guyver

Extinction Rebellion are calling for the event to be replaced with a ‘people’s assembly’ to declare a climate emergency

By Kadish Morris

An exhibition at the Met, New York, displays the renowned architect’s designs for interiors

By Kadish Morris

The special-edition Fourth of July shoe has been criticized for using an icon of slave-era America

By Kadish Morris