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Gail Olding, Pulse, 2017
Gail Olding, Pulse, 2017
Siah Armajani, City Center no. 1, 1997
Siah Armajani, City Center no. 1, 1997


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Special Interest: New Orleans Noir

It may be a cold passion, but it’s one that marks them out from the hordes of less spirited and complacent groups...

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Hauser & Wirth Menorca to Open with Exhibition by Mark Bradford

American artist Mark Bradford’s forthcoming exhibition will inaugurate the gallery’s newest location on Isla del Rey in Menorca with a collection of new works exploring marginalised narratives...

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Traversing Time: An Interview with Sutapa Biswas

Ahead of the opening of a major survey at the Baltic, Sutapa Biswas discusses her creative processes and the making of her new film...

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Rethinking Nostalgia: An Interview with Paulina Olowska

Polish artist Paulina Olowska discusses her new series of portrait paintings and how her depictions of womanhood relate to a wider interest in the concept of time ...

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Art for Life’s Sake: A Retrospective of Pioneering Feminist Artist Hannah Wilke

The Pulitzer Arts Foundation in St Louis presents nearly 120 of the American artist's works, spanning three decades...

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Intersectional Accessible Forever Alive: Keith Haring

An able overview of Keith Haring: Lives of Artists by Simon Doonan. ...

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The Contemporary Art Society Opens a Pop-Up Shop in Mayfair, London

The UK arts charity is launching a temporary exhibition space to coincide with London Gallery Weekend...

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Musical Adventures for an Opening 2021.

Trebuchet’s subjective musical round up looks at releases by Divide and Dissolve, Memoriam, Stone Giants/Amon Tobin, LNZNDRF, Kaktus Einarsson, Melvins, Ya Tseen, Tomahawk, DJINN, Godspeed You...

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Directing Enter Art Fair

Trebuchet interviews Enter Art director Julie Alf about the inspiration behind the fair....

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Editors Picks

Long reads, key features and in depth interviews.

Bridget Riley: Past into Present

A solo show of new works by the famed British painter opens at David Zwirner's...

Tahnee Lonsdale: Painting Vulnerability

Millie Walton speaks to British painter Tahnee Lonsdale about her current solo...

Concrete Art 2: Number As Material

Euclid defines line as ‘breadthless length’. The Skills You Need...

Concrete Art 1: Colour As Material

The distinction between primary and secondary qualities, as provided by John...

Cultured and Combined: Gilbert & George on Identity

Individuals have multiple identities and not all of them are self-ascribed;...

Reflections, Refractions and Perspectives through Dylan Martinez

Whether through the physiology of sight or the psychology of the mind, I use...

Print Editions of Trebuchet

Trebuchet Issue 8 Contemporary Surrealism
Trebuchet 8: Contemporary Surrealism
Trebuchet issue 7 portraits
Trebuchet 7: Portraits
Trebuchet Issue 6
Trebuchet 6: Time & Space

Art events

Exhibitions, installations, talks, walks and more...

May 13 – Jul 30 green light - Ena Swansea

green light – Ena Swansea

Ben Brown Fine Arts, London London – 00:00

The repeating motifs almost seem to function as frames of a film that cannot be made.

May 23 – Sep 19 Paradise Edict - Michael Armitage

Paradise Edict – Michael Armitage

Royal Academy, Piccadilly London – 00:00

Colourful, dreamlike paintings loaded with provocative perspectives that play with visual narratives and challenge cultural assumptions.

Jun 10 – Jul 24 Misfits - Nairy Baghramian

Misfits – Nairy Baghramian

Marian Goodman Gallery – Paris, Paris Paris – 00:00

A rigorous formal and conceptual report on the relationship between architecture, object and the human body

Jun 11 – Oct 10 Aspen Drift - Cerith Wyn Evans

Aspen Drift – Cerith Wyn Evans

Aspen Art Museum, Aspen – 00:00

Rare exhibition of Cerith Wyn Evan’s work in the US featuring sculpture, installation, painting, and works on paper.

Aug 26 – Aug 29 Enter Art Fair

Enter Art Fair

Enter Art Fair, Copenhagen – 00:00

Enter Art Fair is an ambitious contemporary art fair for the art-loving visitor as well as the high-end collector and institution.

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