Leonora Carrington

A surprising discovery in the work of Robert Graves unlocks the meaning of the surrealist’s elusive ‘Pig Rush’

By Chloe Aridjis

The current appetite for historical, underrecognized female artists is welcome but urgent work still needs to be done

By Antonia Cundy

At the Barbican Gallery and the De la Warr Pavilion, two exhibitions focus on the nature of collaboration and the role of creative influence 

By Ellen Mara De Wachter

A new film by Josh Appignanesi shot entirely on VHS, creates a portrait of novelist Chloe Aridjis and surrealist Leonora Carrington

By Jennifer Higgie

Eileen Myles’s new memoir of her dog has much to say about being human

By Negar Azimi
Leonora Carrington’s kitchen, c.1998, photographed by Chloe Aridjis

Chloe Aridjis recalls taking tea with the great Surrealist in her home in Mexico

By Chloe Aridjis