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Among our top news stories of 2021 so far, you can learn about contemporary LGBTQ+ artists embracing diversity and celebrating queerness through their art. Alternatively, you can stay up to date with international showcases with reports such as our exhibitions to kick-off a new decade.


Jo Chard voices her concerns with Marni Kotak’s next performance piece, “The Birth of Baby X”

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events

After a rather exhausting Frieze week, here are a handful of exhibitions to keep you in the mood. Shows from David Lynch, John Baldessari and Phyllida Barlow all in this weeks pick of upcoming events.

Video Pick: Black Mirror, starring Chloë Sevigny

Doug Aitken's first solo exhibition in London for eight years will occupy both floors of Victoria Miro Gallery in London and include a specially reconfigured presentation of his acclaimed multi-channel film installation Black Mirror, which features Chloë Sevigny


Welcome to Jo Chard's new weekly column, examining weird and wonderful events in the art news. This week looks at the biggest art theft of all time and how it all ended up in a Parisian dump.

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events

It's Frieze week and we've decided to focus our attention on a few of the best shows happening around London to coincide with the art fair frenzy. As if you didn't have enough to see!

Video Pick: Gerhard Richter: Panorama

In conjunction with the artists 80th birthday, the Tate Modern launches a major exhibition spanning over 5 decades of the artists work. This video previews the show

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events

This week's event post comes just one short week before Frieze. So we've decided to list a few lesser known shows happening in London and Elsewhere. Check it out!

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events

The annual summer spectacle that is 'Bold Tendencies' finishes in 2 days and a radical survey of Californian Art opens up at MOCA in LA. This and more in this weeks pick of upcoming events.

Video Picks: I'm a victim of this song

Before her show at the Hayward we take a quick look at Pipilotti Rist's 'I'm a victim of this song' as the first in our series of Video Picks.

Interview with James Smith from this is tomorrow

In just two years the online art magazine this is tomorrow has become an essential daily read for all those interested in the international contemporary art scene. We meet with his founder and editor in chief to discuss this project, the advantages of internet-based media, exciting artists and... Scrabble.