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Exhibitions

Folkestone Triennial 2021 review: the opposite of ‘plop art’

The fifth edition of the triennial public art exhibition is truly transformative

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Sophie Taeuber-Arp at Tate Modern review - Art brought to dancing life

This long-awaited survey exhibition by the pioneering Swiss artist is beautifully paced and presented

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John Akomfrah Lisson gallery review: enveloping, enthralling, sublime

This first show to open after lockdown is a brilliant reflection on resistance

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Claudia Andujar: The Yanomami Struggle at Barbican - review

These stunning photographs reveal a precious yet threatened world but they cannot avoid being in conflict with themselves

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Matthew Barney Redoubt at Hayward Gallery review: you need to be there

Yes it’s 134 minutes long, but what an entrancing experience it is

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David Hockney’s exhibition of iPad paintings is deeply unsatisfying

The inadequacies of the technology he’s using for these works are compounded by their enlargement for this Royal Academy show

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Be still my beating art! Our critic’s first week back in the galleries

It’s been months since he saw an artwork in real life and he’s definitely got something in his eye

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Frank Walter at David Zwirner review: A show to soothe your mind

These remarkable works evoke the light and heat of Walter’s home country with wonderful sensitivity