Ellen Mara De Wachter

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Forensic Architecture

Interview with Eyal Weizman, founder of Forensic Architecture, for frieze.com Read it here Advertisements

May 9, 2018

Holly Davey

My essay, ‘Returning Forward’ was commissioned for Holly Davey’s artist’s book, The Conversation, which comes out in April 2018. Holly and I will be launching the book with two public … Continue reading

April 24, 2018

Art Quarterly, Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 issue of Art Quarterly includes my review of the book ‘How Institutions Think’, edited by Paul O’Neill, Lucy Steeds and Mick Wilson; published by MIT Press and … Continue reading

March 29, 2018

Sven Augustijnen

Sven Augustijnen, ‘Summer Thoughts’ At Jan Mot, Brussels, nine letters written by the artist track the chilling resurgence of Nazism across the globe in recent years   Review for Frieze … Continue reading

March 29, 2018

The Gaze is Back on the Agenda, But Who’s Looking at Whom?

The Gaze is Back on the Agenda, But Who’s Looking at Whom? Three current photography shows in London demonstrate how structures of power influence visual culture. Opinion piece for frieze.com … Continue reading

March 29, 2018

Helen Cammock

Review of Helen Cammock: Shouting in Whispers at Cubitt Gallery, London, for the March issue of Frieze. Read it here. Reprinted with the permission of Frieze

March 15, 2018

Suburban Odyssey: Revisiting Smithson’s Passaic

Fifty years on, I retrace Robert Smithson’s journey to his home town of Passaic, New Jersey, in search of the monuments of our time. Suburban Odyssey: Revisiting Robert Smithson’s Passaic … Continue reading

March 8, 2018