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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 […]

Catherine Opie. Mike and Sky (1993)
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Celebrating gender diversity

The catalogue of “Kiss my genders”, an exhibition at London’s Hayward Gallery, does fabulous justice to the range of artists whose work is on display there until 8th September.   Sean Sheehan   The artists look at identities outside of traditional gender boundaries, celebrating states of non-binary subjectivity that invest […]