Dispatches

While we might not see open censorship be prepared for the vilification of provocative aesthetics

Following government plans for a greener less-crowded capital, artists are finding themselves squeezed out 

‘We Were Having An Argument About Kenneth Koch's 'One Train May Hide Another’, 2017, installation view, Kingsgate Porject Space, London. Photograph: Tim Bowditch

A new set of policies and increased possibilities for artists’ studios mark a shift – but is it too late?

The city’s Academy of the Arts of the World embraces 'pluriversality' as a counter to an increasingly toxic discourse around migration

If we want a diversity of art spaces we need to vote with our feet

With Art Cologne acquiring abc – art berlin contemporary, what can be expected from the new fair Art Berlin?

From growing protests over the gentrification of Boyle Heights to Schimmel leaving Hauser & Wirth, the latest from a mobilizing LA art scene

If politics today obsesses over the policing of borders, art in France is enacting multiple crossings

Nativism and the backlash against contemporary art: AfD, Pegida and a recent protest in Dresden

Charles Hossein Zenderoudi, K+L+32+H+4. Mon père et moi (My Father and I), 1962, felt-tip pen and coloured ink on paper on board, 2.3 x 1.5 m. Courtesy: The Museum of Modern Art, New York / Philip Johnson Fund 

As Trump casts his shadow over the city, the art world has found ways to respond

Hockney’s masthead for The Sun and ways to make the bubble bigger: a cultural report from the capital