The American artist reminds viewers that black subjects are seldom encountered in the museum
This May, Apollo features articles on the Venice Biennale, the legacy of Frank Lloyd Wright, and the art of Camille Claudel. Provocative German artist Markus Lüpertz talks to Maggie Gray about his dedication to painting, and fashion designer Kasper tells Susan Moore about his instinctive approach to collecting. Plus: Chris Killip’s photographs of the north-east and Raphael’s drawings. Preview the issue below.
Ovid’s epic mythological poem has fired the imaginations of artists since the Renaissance – and undergone many changes if its own
This year Documenta will be split between Kassel and Athens. Is this ‘crisis tourism’ or will it spotlight the city’s overlooked contemporary art scene?
Australian High Commission, London
28 works taken from Nolan’s private collection are going on display for the first time outside of the artist’s own home
21 Apr - 5 May 2017
The 7th edition of the Biennale invites artists to engage with the theme: To challenge the Earth, the Moon, the Sun & the Stars
21 Apr - 27 Aug 2017
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Featuring important masterpieces as well as unknown prints, this is the most comprehensive museum survey of Penn’s work
24 Apr - 30 Jul 2017
Art Institute of Chicago
Explore the broad range of inspirations and motifs found in Javanese Batik textiles in this new exhibition drawn from the institute’s collection
21 Apr - 21 Sep 2017
The most inspirational young people in the Asia Pacific art world