How close, really, is the link between art and society?
An exhibition at Paris’s Musée d’Orsay centers on a black model named Laure in Édouard Manet’s Olympia and reinterrogates the role of black people in art history.
An exhibition at the British Library in London questions the future of writing.
What does Jean-Léon Gérôme’s 1866 painting ‘Slave Market’ say about today’s extremist politics?
An exhibition at the Institut du Monde Arab in Paris explores a century of shifting Arab power through the lens of soccer.
How a petition to remove the artwork has raised questions of censorship and the “infiltration” of American identity politics
Can a Museum for ‘Progressive Artists’ Have an Arms-Manufacturer Vice-Chairman?