Painting

The $21M painting was the highest price ever paid for a work by a living African American artist at auction

A mix of unashamed nudes and demure portraits, Zhao Gang's paintings take in 21st-century China with feigned crudeness and humour 

Poul Erik Tøjner pays tribute to Denmark’s most important artist since Asger Jorn

Toyin Ojih Odutola’s portraits of a fictional aristocratic Nigerian family push toward an expanded definition of the ‘black experience’

Tracey Emin at Frieze New York 2018

Frieze Art Fair Video - 06 May 2018

Tracey Emin talks about Xavier Hufkens (D25)’s solo presentation of her work at Frieze New York 2018

Mira Schor in her studio, New York City, 2018

Frieze Art Fair Video - 19 Apr 2018

Mira Schor explains the relevance of her Frieze New York 2018 presentation, ‘Unseen Dick Paintings: 1988-91’

Madeleine Thien takes a look at a celebrated painter who merged Western composition with Chinese brush-and-ink style

The artist's layered, tender paintings consider the history of being seen and touched by black women

‘A countercultural beacon’: Ian Bourland reflects on the artist’s remarkable, six-decade career

A year marked by new visualizations, both controversial and celebrated, of the black body

Reena Spaulings, ‘bad painting’ and the institutionalization of Institutional Critique

Will Elliott speaking at Colnaghi, London

Frieze Art Fair Video - 01 Oct 2017

Will Elliott of Colnaghi reveals the stormy history of an exquisite French portrait going on view this week at Frieze Masters