Seventeen Gallery

An exhibition at Seventeen, London, reflects upon the precarious world that the arts professional must negotiate

By Paul Rekret
Paul McCarthy, Painter, 1995, film still. Courtesy: the artist and Hauser & Wirth, London / New York / Zurich © Paul McCarthy 

Why are psychologists watching disturbing video art?

By Ned Beauman

James Carr, Oskar Kokoschka and a goat: Jimmy Merris shares a series of images that are important to him

By Jimmy Merris
The Udder, 2014, video still. Courtesy the artist and the Jerwood/FVU Awards

Blood oaths and bodies under threat

By Ben Eastham
Sun Tzu Janus, 2012, polyurethane, pigments, activated carbon, 40 × 30 × 24 cm. All images courtesy: the artist, Seventeen, London, and Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin

Oliver Laric uses memes, movable type, copies and collective agency to make art that is only partly ‘his'

By Pablo Larios