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RAQS MEDIA COLLECTIVE, TWILIGHT LANGUAGE

Art Review

January 2018

Priya Khanchandani

Art Review

January 2018

As you enter Raqs Media Collective’s exhibition ‘Twilight Language’ at the Whitworth in Manchester, the gallery lights are dimmed: as the title suggests, this show...

Book Review

January 2018

Carmen Maria Machado’s ‘Her Body and Other Parties’

Nicole Flattery

Book Review

January 2018

I’m reluctant to admit this but it’s often easier for me to write about a book I hated rather...

Art Review

January 2018

Maja Čule, Mouth

Nadia Quadmani

Art Review

January 2018

The contemporary hunter-gatherer does not hunt to survive. Rather, he (neo-survivalism is a predominantly heterosexual male pursuit) forages for...

Book Review

January 2018

Audre Lorde’s ‘Your Silence Will Not Protect You’

Bridget Minamore

Book Review

January 2018

There’s a clarity to Audre Lorde’s writing that becomes most apparent when you are presented with a collection of...

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December 2017

Books of the Year

reviews

December 2017

Presenting members of The White Review editorial team, esteemed contributors, and friends of the magazine on the books they’ve been reading...

Art Review

December 2017

Alina Szapocznikow, Human Landscapes

Philomena Epps

Art Review

December 2017

‘I produce awkward objects,’ the sculptor Alina Szapocznikow wrote in 1972. ‘Of all the manifestations of the ephemeral, the...

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Boom for Real

Art Review

December 2017

Cora Gilroy-Ware

Art Review

December 2017

Matilde Andrades regularly took the subway to Museum Mile with her son Jean-Michel Basquiat. Their favourite destinations were MoMA and the Met. Nearer to...

Art Review

December 2017

Issy Wood, When You I Feel

Robert Assaye

Art Review

December 2017

At the centre of Issy Wood’s solo exhibition at Carlos/Ishikawa is a room-within-a room. The division of the gallery...

Book Review

December 2017

Brian Blanchfield's ‘Proxies: A Memoir in Twenty-four Attempts’

Claire Lowdon

Book Review

December 2017

‘Before we met,’ writes Maggie Nelson to her lover Harry Dodge, the addressee of The Argonauts, ‘I had spent a lifetime devoted...

Navine G. Khan-Dossos, Echo Chamber

Art Review

November 2017

Izabella Scott

Art Review

November 2017

A lattice of diamonds and crosses, painted onto a 21-metre long wall at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, scatters my gaze. Artist Navine G....