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Humor, demagogia y tiranía

Para nadie es un secreto que a dictadores y autócratas no les agrada que se mofen de ellos. El humor, por su calidad subversiva, requiere de una apertura política que tíranos, demagogos y fanáticos religiosos son incapaces de apreciar. ¿Quién recuerda la ... Leer más...

Remembering Rachel’s House

In 1993 Rachel Whitehouse captured the artistic imagination with the "negative space" house she made of concrete in Bow, South London. The controversy of her sculpture, at the time, had to do more with the government's policy of housing demolition than with a... Leer más...

Art is for Underperforming Students

By Rafael Tsao This is one of those very rare and happy occasions when one of our readers, in response to a previous article, helps us to write a very interesting note about a theme that sadly we can only glimpse from afar: the Chinese contemporary art sce... Leer más...

Joseph Beuys

Continuing our collaboration with Untitled, we reproduce an article of the late and legendary English art critic Tom Lubbock on another prominent figure: a German artist, teacher, performer and theorist: Joseph Beuys. It dissects the concept, in many ways pio... Leer más...

Art without society

In 1987 the late Margaret Thatcher, former British Prime Minister, doyenne and now leading ghost of global neoliberalism declared, not without some fake conviction, that "there is no such a thing as society". To recall the art of that dreadful era, we have de... Leer más...

Romance in the Age of Uncertainty

By Mario Flecha Before becoming one of our most popular short story tellers and collaborators, he also was the editor of an art magazine called Untitled. Here he gives us his impressions of an exhibition by L'enfant terrible and founder of the Young Britis... Leer más...

Diarios de la India 2021

Por Alejandra Uribe Alejandra Uribe es una fotografa aficionada -su autodenominación- que ha regresado recientemente de la India y ha tenido la doble gentileza de no solo permitirnos publicar algunas de sus imágenes sino también de contestar a nuestras pre... Leer más...

Afghan Diary

By Langlands & Bell Twenty years ago the artists Langlands & Bell were commissioned by the Imperial War Museum to visit Afghanistan as War Artists. They won a BAFTA and were shortlisted for the Turner Prize for The House of Osama bin Laden, a ... Leer más...