The most interesting works in the IFFR’s Short Film section all grappled with questions of truth, honesty and recollection

At a moment when the future of funding and free movement appear to be threatened we can find hope in our artists, institutions and educators

Bjarne Melgaard’s ‘The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment’ and the perils of branding

The relevance today of Arthur Evans’s Witchcraft and the Gay Counterculture

From Werner Herzog to Arthur Jafa: contemporary life, or how to make meaning from fragments

What are our bodies allowed to perform?

The importance of satire in an era of Trump

Rome has long been a draw for international artists and now, increasingly, galleries. Have Italian artists been left at the gates?

From Donald Trump's post-truth to Andy Warhol's philosophy, and back again

How open are open calls? 

The application of theory to the modern world

Thoughts on the difficulties of introducing art into the public realm, following a recent symposium organized by Oslo Pilot