All Hands on Deck (detail; 2003), Denzil Forrester.

Club classics – on the dance floor with Denzil Forrester

The painter discusses dancehalls, club music and drawing in the dark

26 Dec 2020
School of Beauty, School of Culture (2012), Kerry James Marshall. Birmingham Museum of Art. Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner; © Kerry James Marshall

‘When you put black people in a picture, what should they be doing?’ – an interview with Kerry James Marshall

The painter talks about setting himself technical challenges and taking on the Western art tradition

13 Jul 2019
Journey to Mount Tamalpais (detail; 2008), Etel Adnan. Private collection

‘The colours I use are the colours of California’ – an interview with Etel Adnan

The Lebanese–American painter and poet talks about her love of the Golden State and the difference between her painting and writing

16 Jun 2018