The British Ceramics Biennial, Stoke-on-Trent
There are dozens of artists’ work to encounter here, demonstrating a vast range of approaches to the medium that include the formal as well as more political statements about identity, colonial history and globalised industry.
Bauhaus: Utopia in Crisis at Camberwell Space, London
This is an exhibition that brings together a select number of contemporary artists who critically re-think the legacy of the world’s most celebrated art school
Works from living archive of South Africa’s LGBT+ community by Zanele Muholi acquired at Frieze London Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery
The portraits are an act of visual activism in a country where, although their rights are constitutionally protected, LGBT+ people are too often subject to violence and prejudice.
‘Andrea Büttner: The Heart of Relations’ at Hollybush Gardens, London
This is an exceptionally strong show by an artist whose thinking continues to be brilliantly subtle, complex and surprising.
The CAS helps acquire a large textile work by Alice Kettle for Southampton City Art Gallery
Kettle renders the epic story of Penelope and Odysseus in an epic scale, capturing both the vast scope and the emotional intricacies of the narrative.
Public space is the natural habitat for most of Rajkowska’s work. The “untaming” of nature is at the core of her ecofeminist practice.
Leeds Art Gallery is showing an exhibition of contemporary painting that invites us to slow down and reflect, whilst The Whitworth brings together new and acclaimed works by Turner Prize-winning…
Artist Vivien Zhang to deliver a signature artwork for Quintain’s Wembley Park development
Zhang is a Forbes 30 Under 30 list maker and a former award-holder at the British School at Rome
CAS Trustee Valeria Napoleone wins Montblanc Arts Patronage Award for her work with the VN XX CAS initiative
VN XX CAS focuses on purchasing and donating important female art works to museums across the UK.
Ibrahim Mahama: Parliament of Ghosts at The Whitworth, Manchester
Ibrahim Mahama’s ideas of opening up new possibilities through art corresponds with the Whitworth’s mission to use art for social change.
Samuel Levack and Jennifer Lewandowski – Desert Ruins at French Riviera, London
It is relatively unusual for Levack and Lewandowski to show their own work, so this show is an important opportunity to see the product of the last three turbulent years.