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Art Monthly 429

Carolyn Lazard

Giulia Smith discusses the Philadelphia-based artist’s political agenda, which centres on changing the institutional treatment of disability rather than merely representing it

Art Monthly 428

Richard Grayson: Possessions_inc.

Jamie Sutcliffe navigates the vortex of superstition and techno-consipiracy in Richard Grayson’s online video series

Art Monthly 427

Letter from Zurich

Aoife Rosenmeyer is peeved by the art market’s framing of older female artists as Cinderellas waiting gratefully to be discovered

Art Monthly 426

Call & Response

Morgan Quaintance takes issue with the political claims made in Stephanie Bailey’s article ‘Athens: Future Past’ and Stephanie Bailey responds

Art Monthly 425

Harry Meadley: But what if we tried?

Tom Emery finds out what happens when a public gallery attempts to exhibit every artwork in its collection at once

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Exhibition Openings

Wexford From the Mountain Wexford Arts Centre opens Mon 21 Oct
London Bridget Riley Hayward Gallery opens Wed 23 Oct
London Frank Gerritz Bartha Contemporary opens Wed 23 Oct | PV 22 Oct
Dublin Kennedy Browne Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane opens Thu 24 Oct
London Jessica Voorsanger School opens Fri 25 Oct | PV 24 Oct
Manchester Cheng Ran CFCCA opens Fri 25 Oct
Manchester Cui Jie CFCCA opens Fri 25 Oct | PV 24 Oct
Manchester Elizabeth Price The Whitworth opens Fri 25 Oct
Leeds Slow Painting Leeds Art Gallery opens Fri 25 Oct
Leeds Edward Allington The Henry Moore Institute opens Fri 25 Oct

Forthcoming Events

5pm Tue 29-Oct-19
The Producers Pt II at Newcastle University

Katerina Gregos & Mirjam Varinidis

Katerina Gregos, curator of the inaugural Riga Biennale, and Mirjam Varinidis, curator at Zurich Kunsthalle.

Talk 9 of ‘The Producers Part II: New Positions on Curating’ devised by Uta Kögelsberger of Newcastle University and Chris McCormack of Art Monthly, with the generous support and input of staff at the Hatton Gallery, from the School of Arts and Cultures, Newcastle University and from Art Monthly.

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Recent Podcasts

Talk Show on Resonance FM

Jonathan P Watts, Louisa Lee & Laura Harris

Presented by Matt Hale

Jonathan P Watts, Louisa Lee and Laura Harris discuss British art 1976–95, BANK, Jef Cornelis’s art documentaries, and pay & conditions in the art world.

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Talk Show on Resonance FM

Giulia Smith, Erika Balsom, Vladimir Seput & Conal McStravick

Presented by Chris McCormack

Giulia Smith, Erika Balsom, Vladimir Seput & Conal McStravick discuss the ‘Civic Duty’ exhibition at Cell Project Space, Lis Rhodes’s exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, Laura Mulvey and Peter Wollen’s exhibition at Peltz Gallery, and queerness and gentrification.

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Talk Show on Resonance FM

Tom Snow, Maja and Reuben Fowkes & Matthew Bowman

Presented by Mark Lewis

Tom Snow, Maja and Reuben Fowkes & Matthew Bowman discuss activism as art, the ‘Southern Constellations’ exhibition in Ljubljana and Cory Arcangel’s show at Firstsite in Colchester.

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From the Back Catalogue

Art Monthly 214

Out of Actions

Robert Ayers looks back at three decades of Performance Art

Art Monthly 343


Andrea Zittel interviewed by Alex Coles

Art Monthly 384

Artists Must Eat

But at what price asks Lizzie Homersham

Art Monthly 405

The Art Right

Larne Abse Gogarty charts the rise of the right in art

Art Monthly 176


Caroline Juler reports on art under fire from Belgrade and Sarajevo

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Found: The Missing Issue

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Issue 16 from May 1978

Issue 15 was dated March 1978

Where is the issue from April 1978?
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Michael O’Pray Prize

The Michael O’Pray Prize is a Film and Video Umbrella initiative launched in 2017 in partnership with Art Monthly which seeks new writing on innovation and experimentation in moving-image art. Read the winning texts below.

2018 Winner

Adam Hines-Green Bank – Basement – Becker

2017 Winners

Lauren Houlton Heat Sensitive?

Dan Ward A Long Shot

Digital Back Catalogue

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Talking Art book

Talking Art 2

Interviews with artists since 2007

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Talking Art

Interviews with artists since 1976

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