As the Hayward Gallery launches 'In the Black Fantastic', we catch up with the exhibition's curator Ekow Eshun about his accompanying book, plus cosmic paintings, stunning collages, and his wildest dreams for the future of Black art.
This moving extract from ‘John Nash: The Landscape of Love and Solace’ details the enduring and unconventional love shared by painter John Nash and Christine Kühlenthal. The fifty-eight-year relationship, which permitted ‘outside loves’, withstood time, distance and the horrors of war.
Do you live in a human body? Then abstract art is for you. A refreshing reappraisal of the history of abstract art, this episode explores quilt-making and taste-making, constellations and curation, and what the walls of the Whitney can tell us about our world.