This year, all the shortlisted artists were named joint winners – what to make of this act of (institutionally approved) subversion?
Activists dressed as Greek gods and goddesses drenched in oil
To expect the progressive, internationalist art world to participate in a celebration of Brexit is to fire a volley into the culture war
Decision follows several arts institutions including the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre cutting ties to fossil fuel giants
From organizing against arts cuts to an ‘Acid Corbynist’ listening session, can Momentum’s festival of ideas foster collective hope against right-wing media and politicians?
Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo and Tai Shani fill Margate’s Turner Contemporary with imagined communities and cities
Cash-strapped schools in deprived areas across the UK have been particularly hard hit by the shift away from the arts
In further news: The Met is hiring its first full-time curator of Native American art; Michael Rakowitz named Nasher Prize laureate
The number of students choosing creative subjects has fallen by 6.5 percent this year, as the arts continue to be marginalized in schools
In further news: Greece in discussion with France about Parthenon frieze loan; ICA LA plan to become first solar powered museum
There is a serious gap in curatorial knowledge when it comes to both showing the work of disabled artists and ensuring accessibility in galleries
In further news: Estate claims Robert Indiana spent last years ‘in squalor’; original sketches discovered beneath Leonardo’s ‘Virgin of the Rocks’