Surrealism

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

Galerie Azzedine Alaïa, Musée de l’Orangerie, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, MuCEM, Marseille, France

By Devika Singh

Surrealism, anthropology and the history of the recently re-opened Musée de l'Homme

By Timothy P. A. Cooper

Collagist John Stezaker and writer-curator David Campany discuss the legacy of Surrealist encounters with photography

Untitled, 2012, woodcut, 60 × 45 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Leo Koenig Inc., New York

The surreal, oddly familiar world of Nicole Eisenman

By Jennifer Higgie