Documenta

A tribute to the Nigeria-born poet, critic and ‘most important curator of his generation’, who persistently bid us to open our eyes

By Jörg Heiser

From an artist collective’s grassroots initiatives in Indonesia to helming the renowned exhibition in Kassel

By Hili Perlson

This is the first time that an artist collective, and curators from Asia, have been picked to direct the prestigious exhibition

By Frieze News Desk

In further news: badger-hair paintbrushes linked to animal cruelty; Sotheby’s India hit by #MeToo claims

In further news: artists rally behind detained photographer Shahidul Alam; crisis talks at London museums following decline in visitors 

In further news: documenta names new CEO; Tisch Fund pledges USD$10 million to art and mental health initiatives

In further news: art dealer and Warhol friend killed in Trump Tower fire; UK arts organizations’s gender pay gap revealed; Pussy Riot sell activist clothing

In other news: open letter demands reinstatement of documenta’s Annette Kulenkampff; ‘Russian Modernism’ show at Ghent museum questioned

Twenty years after the First Cyberfeminist International at Documenta X, what does Cyberfeminism look like in 2017?

By Joanna Walsh

London’s fourth plinth artists announced; a new fund to protect cultural heritage in war-torn areas

Ahead of the inaugural Beijing Gallery Weekend, contributing editor Carol Yinghua Lu selects the best new shows in the city

By Carol Yinghua Lu

Curators from influential institutions predict their Frieze London highlights

By Natasha Ginwala