Ellen Mara De Wachter

I Have Eaten It: Communal Meal

On 11 June 2020, I chaired Open Space‘s first Communal meal on Zoom. It was hosted by founding director Huma Kabakci alongside artist Laura Wilson, with Gareth Bell-Jones curator / … Continue reading

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Great Women Artists 

I am a co-author of this major new book featuring over 400 artists. Published by Phaidon. The most extensive fully illustrated book of women artists ever published, Great Women Artists reflects an era … Continue reading

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Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration

Available from Phaidon.com Twenty-five leading artist duos and collectives give insight into how and why to work collaboratively Art history is traditionally presented as the individual’s struggle for self-expression, yet … Continue reading

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BBC Radio 4 – Four Thought on Co-Art

Radio talk about Co-Art and how collaborative art offers new insights into human relationships and the role of sharing in society. Available to listen on BBC iPlayer or to download … Continue reading

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Degree shows 2020

Opinion piece for frieze.com about new plans for degree shows during the pandemic. Read it here

June 24, 2020

Embassy of the Imagination

Interview with Alexa Hatanaka from Embassy of the Imagination about new work included in the British Museum’s exhibition ‘Arctic: Culture and Climate’. In the Summer 2020 issue of Art Quarterly.

June 24, 2020

Hilda Jesser and the women of the Wiener Werkstätte

Feature for The World of Interiors about Hilda Jesser, a remarkable designer, artist and maker, and one of the women artists of the Wiener Werkstätte, whose story will be told … Continue reading

June 24, 2020

BMW Tate Live

Review of BMW Tate Live programme ‘Our Bodies, Our Archives’ for Art Monthly issue 436, May 2020

June 2, 2020

We Will Walk

Preview of the exhibition ‘We Will Walk – Art and Resistance in the American South’ at Turner Contemporary, Margate, for The World of Interiors, April 2020.

March 6, 2020

Daphne Wright

Interview with Daphne Wright for ‘A Quiet Mutiny’, published on the occasion of Wright’s solo exhibition at Crawford Art Gallery, Cork.

March 6, 2020

The Quilters of Gee’s Bend

‘Backstory’ feature on the quilters of Gee’s Bend, Alabama, for the RA Magazine’s Spring issue. Read it online here

March 6, 2020

Why UK Art Schools Are On Strike

Opinion piece about the UCU strike — Read it at frieze.com

February 29, 2020

Africa State of Mind / Athanasios Argianas

Contributions to Art Quarterly, Winter 2019: Interview with Ekow Eshun curator of ‘Africa State of Mind’ at the Royal West of England Academy, Bristol Preview of Athanasios Argianas at Camden … Continue reading

December 20, 2019