12 October 2017, Jane Morris looks back at 20 years of The Guggenheim Bilbao and how the museum transformed the city of Bilbao. With the recent opening of a new contemporary art museum in Cape Town it is interest to see if the Zeitz MoCAA can have the same impact.
27 September 2017, Bella Naija reports on the unveiling of the second edition of Art X Lagos. Building on a immensely successful first Tokini Peterside, the founder of Art X Lagos, hopes to cement its title as the premier international art fair in West Africa.
22 September 2017, Artforum reports on the unfolding story of documenta’s financial mismanagement scandal.
27 September 2017, Nate Freeman reports on another appointment for the Art Basel Cities Initiative, this time is it Simon Sakhai and Aya Mousawi of the Moving Museum.
18 September 2017, Diane Smyth profiles the 11th Rencontres de Bamako which will run from 2 December 2017 – 31 January 2018. Mali’s Biennale will feature work from 40 photographers and collectives, drawn from all over the continent and from the African diaspora.
15 September 2017, Hili Perlson looks at the 15th Istanbul Biennial curated by Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset.
14 September 2017, Henri Neuendorf looks at the financial mismanagement scandal that has engulfed the latest edition of documenta in Kassel, Germany.
13 September 2017, Lorena Muñoz-Alonso looks at the announcement of Cecilia Alemani as the Artistic Director of Art Basel Cities Buenos Aires. It is the first major step on the road to launching Art Basel Cities Buenos Aires in November 2018.
12 September 2017, Julia Hunt profiles the five artists who were shortlisted for the Artes Mundi prize. This includes three African artists Anna Boghiguian (Canada/Egypt), Bouchra Khalili (Morocco/France) and Otobong Nkanga (Nigeria).