The Iraqi-American artist talks to Apollo about making an anti-war memorial in Margate – and about ‘problem-solving and trouble-making’ with his art
Hew Locke imagined redecorating the statue of the slave trader Edward Colston more than a decade ago. If only Bristol City Council had let him
The legendary photographer talks about his images of war abroad and poverty at home – and what now draws him to landscapes
How artists such Michael Rakowitz, Kader Attia and Hew Locke are picking up where official narratives leave off
Many artists take themes such as migration, climate change, and human rights as their subjects, but what are they actually doing with them?
Museums of national history put the stories countries like to tell about themselves into physical form