John Akomfrah


20 Feb
25 Mar
Melanie Manchot, The Ladies (King’s Dining Room), 2017. Courtesy: the artist and Parafin, London. © Melanie Manchot


10 Feb
6 May

In addressing the Anthropocene, how artists are moving beyond cinematic disaster porn to visualize our current state of emergency

John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé, 2016 © Smoking Dogs Films. Courtesy: Lisson Gallery, London


6 Oct
7 Jan

Reclaiming leisure, and the enduring influence of Stuart Hall: what to read this weekend

Christo abandons controversial 25-year project in protest against Trump; Roman Polanski forced to drop out of César Awards

The Contemporary Art Society acquired two video works for MIMA

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

John Akomfrah, Tropikos, 2016, video still. © Smoking Dogs Films. Courtesy Lisson Gallery

Arnolfini, Bristol & Lisson Gallery, London, UK

Rashid Ali and Andrew Cross, Mogadishu, 2013, video still

Various venues, Dakar, Senegal

Interview - 07 Feb 2014

An interview with the award-winning filmmaker


The founder of Black Audio Film Collective speaks about his latest project