Identity

Green unpleasant land? As the UK braces for election week, it might be time to abandon the myth of Englishness

By Adam Harper

The artist’s latest commission pulls back the curtain on state power

By Chris Sharratt

From literary personas to art world fraudsters, these artists walk a fine line between rerouting their positions and breaking the law

By Izabella Scott

The Berlin-based artist’s mid-career retrospective at Spain’s Reina Sofía is a free and self-determining triumph

By Wes Hill

A force in the late ’80s and ’90s, the photographer and critic receives her first solo show in over 22 years at Autograph, London

By Rianna Jade Parker

‘Everyone you let in through the back door will disadvantage someone without those connections’, a new report argues

By Frieze News Desk

A series of extraordinary self-portraits taken in rural France over three decades prompt questions around gender, identity and biography

By Philip Myall

Curator Raphael Gygax brings together eleven artists from eight countries for this year’s Frieze Projects

By Sean O'Toole

An interview with Rosie Hastings and Hannah Quinlan about their project, UK Gaybar Directory 

By Hatty Nestor

Personal politics, labelling and the body: an interview with South African artist Mohau Modisakeng to coincide with his first UK solo exhibition

By Houghton Kinsman

From the poetry of the late Geoffrey Hill to the new literary genre of the 'ultra-unreal': what to read this weekend

By Paul Clinton

A report from the inaugural ‘Thinking at the Edge of the World’ conference, held on the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard

By Harry Thorne