Patrick Langley

A newly-published collection of the artist’s journals allows silenced voices to speak

Kris Lemsalu, Full Time Friend Erik, 2015, skull, textile, porcelain, plastic. Courtesy: the artist, Koppe Astner, Glasgow, and Temnikova Kasela, Tallinn

Human playthings and disfigured dolls in the work of Jean-Marie Appriou, Veit Laurent Kurz, Kris Lemsalu and Athena Papadopoulos

The importance of satire in an era of Trump

Could online communication provide a new model for contemporary writing?

The final instalment of Patrick Langley's digest of recent monster books: Patrick Ness’s, A Monster Calls

‘Unreflective nostalgia can breed monsters’ – Paul Kingsnorth's Beast (2016)

Three beastly new novels. Part one: Sarah Perry's The Essex Serpent

Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK

A number of young artists such as Patrick Goddard, Marie Jacotey and Stuart Middleton are exploring the possibilites of the graphic novel