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Palmyra

Focusing on the ancient ruins offers up the barbarous IS as the real villains, overshadowing the government’s own war crimes

Following the militants’s occupation and desecration of the site, the reclaimed city is undergoing significant restoration works

Manifesta announces its line-up and Bobby Miller brings charges against the Mapplethorpe Foundation: the latest news from the art world

Artist’s rendering of the Triumphal Arch from Palmyra in Trafalgar Square, 2016

What the re-creation of Palmyra's Triumphal Arch in New York and London says about shared cultural identities