Hammer Museum

As the artist’s inaugural show at Paula Cooper Gallery opens in New York, Rianna Jade Parker guides us through her filmmaking trajectory

By Rianna Jade Parker

A specially commissioned visual essay by the artist, ahead of his Hammer Museum retrospective

By Paul McCarthy
Allen Ruppersberg, Summer Days, 1971, black and white photographs and three pieces of bond paper with text. Courtesy: the artist and Greene Naftali, New York

As his retrospective opens at the Hammer Museum, a look at the influence Ruppersberg has held over art and pop culture

By Joseph Mosconi

As the inaugural Frieze Los Angeles opens this week, here are the exhibitions you shouldn’t miss across the city

By Simone Krug

Born in Venezuela in 1920, emigrating to New York at the age of nine, the artist ranged gracefully across the mid 20th century

By Chris Wiley

For the 2018 edition of the biennial, it’s as if artists feel the need to resolve situations formally where they can’t be resolved for real

By Travis Diehl

Meticulous, gently humorous paintings isolate a deeply personal encounter with the obdurate structures of society and culture

By Jonathan Griffin

Ahead of her presentation at Centre Pompidou in June, the artist and choreographer talks about slowness, detail and the anti-spectacular

By Harry Thorne
Kapwani Kiwanga, Flowers for Africa: Nigeria, 2014, written protocol signed by the artist, iconographic documents, dimensions variable. Courtesy: the artist and Galerie Jérôme Poggi; photograph: © Aurélien Mole

At the Hammer Museum, LA, the curator casts a witty, critical eye on the vexed role of institutions contextualizing the art they display

By Jonathan Griffin