Surrealism

As the artist has his major retrospective at Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, he speaks about his art historical influences and pet peeves 

By Adam Heardman

An exhibition at Vitra Design Museum documents the movement’s influence on commercial products

By Figgy Guyver

‘I could sit among the velvet blackness forever’

By Gabriella Pounds

Tate has acquired 5,000 works by the late surrealist artist and writer

By Figgy Guyver

An exhibition at Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg, Berlin, sheds new light on the artist’s fascination with ancient Egypt

By Carina Bukuts

Tanning gives full expression to her childhood imagination and its innately eclectic catalogue of fears, fantasies and domestic psychodramas

By Claire-Louise Bennett

The current appetite for historical, underrecognized female artists is welcome but urgent work still needs to be done

By Antonia Cundy
Leonora Carrington’s kitchen, c.1998, photographed by Chloe Aridjis

Chloe Aridjis recalls taking tea with the great Surrealist in her home in Mexico

By Chloe Aridjis

With a strong surrealist strain, and including a welcome number of female artists, highlights from the 48th edition of the photography festival

By Ela Bittencourt

Egyptian surrealism: a case-study in global modernity 

By Negar Azimi

In the studio with Pedro Friedeberg, the last of Mexico’s Surrealists

By Matt Stromberg

Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA

By Jonathan Griffin