The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum to host Turner Prize 2021
Turner Prize exhibition moves to Herbert Art Gallery and Museum as part of the year-long UK City of Culture 2021 festival. Kim McAleese, Grand Union Programme Director and member of New Art West Midlands Advisory Group will be on the Turner Prize Jury – via The Arts Newspaper.
Jamie Crewe: Love & Solidarity at Grand Union reviewed
The term ‘community’ conjures images of disparate individuals joined by shared interests, experiences, cultures, or religion. But the term also groups unquestioningly, disregarding an acknowledgement that frictions can – and do – exist. Jamie Crewe’s ‘Love & Solidarity’ at Grand Union, Birmingham, offers a conflictual understanding of kinship, and parameters for queer love and disdain. Review by Ryan Kearney – via this is tomorrow
A Q&A with… Barbara Walker, artist making black histories visible
Anneka French interviews Birmingham-based artist Barbara Walker on her exhibition at Jerwood Gallery, Hasting – via a-n news