Joan Jonas

An exhibiton at Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, is dedicated to two of New York’s most influential galleries of the 1980s

In further news: artists for Planned Parenthood; US court rules on Nazi-looted Cranachs; Munich’s Haus der Kunst cancels Joan Jonas show

In further news: the future of Glasgow School of Art’s Mackintosh building uncertain; Ai Weiwei returns to eBay

Pablo Picasso, Le Rêve (The Dream),1932, oil on canvas. Courtesy: © Succession Picasso/ DACS London, 2017

Move to make ticketed exhibitions more affordable for a younger audience 


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‘Elastic Hours’, the 8th edition of the Sequences biennial in Reykjavik, Iceland, took time scales – both short and long – as its subject

A new one-night-only contemporary arts festival in London

The experimental filmmaker and musician has died, aged 76

Joan Jonas, They Come to Us without a Word, 2015, production still, installed in the US pavilion

56th Venice Biennale, various venues, Italy

Microscopic view of a snowflake. Courtesy: Electron and Confocal  Microscopy Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, US Department  of Agriculture

Q. What do you like the look of? A. The everyday world: grand and microscopic.


The pioneering performance and video artist will reflect on 50 years of production

Reading Dante, 2008, performance documentation, 16th Biennale of Sydney

Joan Jonas talks about the evolution of her work and the importance of myth, music and history to her thinking