Fotografie

Before Twitter, Félix Fénéon’s daily ‘novels in three lines’ made a literary art form of current affairs

By Francesca Wade

Despite being full of great work, this show is at once too broad in its remit and too narrow in its execution

By Jennifer Higgie

At Spelman College, the artist’s selection of images from the Johnson Publishing Company celebrates ‘a house that black entrepreneurship built’ 

By Lauren DeLand

A new exhibition looks back at the artists who resisted poisonous cultural narratives of the ’80s and ’90s with care, humour and style

By Rosanna McLaughlin

A visual memoir of LA, marking the photographer’s first retrospective at the Vincent Price Art Museum

From rituals and identities to fun and humour, a show at The Photographers’ Gallery, London, traces the history and impact of food in photography

By Kadish Morris

A new book and exhibition celebrates contemporary Black photographers working across art and fashion

By Kadish Morris
Viviane Sassen, Agias, Red from the series ‘Venus & Mercury’, 2019. Photograph: © the artist and courtesy Stevenson, Cape Town and Johannesburg. All sculptures belong to the Musée du Louvre and Château de Versailles

On Viviane Sassen, the artist selected for the Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Lounges

By Matthew McLean

From day-long raves to queer events, how photographers such as Wolfgang Tillmans captured the city’s nightlife

By Kadish Morris

A tribute to the photographer, from the ‘sucker punch’ of ‘The Americans’ (1958), to his later work ‘howling with anguish, frustration and ennui’

By Chris Wiley

Two shows at David Zwirner, New York, champion the artist's ability to capture the sound of a now-bygone world

By Andrew Durbin

The Swiss photographer, who died this week, is remembered for his candid pictures of ordinary people