Can we come from a place of empathy and sustained conversation, rather than immediately reach for the critique?
Three inaugural exhibitions at Charleston attempt to negotiate a century of social change and progressive values
Meanwhile ... UK cities barred from European Capital of Culture; Zanele Muholi awarded France’s Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters
With a host of new private museums opening in Cape Town, Sean O’Toole considers the impact on the local arts scene while Amie Soudien explores the city’s burgeoning grassroots art
To celebrate frieze’s quarter century, the editors choose 25 key artworks: one for each year of the magazine’s existence
A report from the 47th edition of the annual photography festival
The philosopher Achille Mbembe once called Johannesburg the ‘elusive metropolis’.
What is the legacy of and possibility for art and protest now?