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Signs… the seduction of walls

“You have to relate the graffiti to the world of art and remove anything crude…” The same could have been said about graffiti during the eighties. Armando Orozco Tovar   It was the time when “street artists” made an appearance, their closest predecessors being the “jucos”, communist activists, or members […]

Jenn Nkiru, ‘Still from Neneh Cherry, Kong’, 2018. Copyright of the artist
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Somerset House

Bankside Somerset House was once an elitist site for displays of royalty but now, with events like Get up, stand up now, it’s more of a people’s palace of culture.   Sean Sheehan   The curator is the son of Horace Ové, a black artist whose work epitomises the exhibition’s […]