• Phyllida Barlow at the British Pavilion in Venice

    Installation view, set, Phyllida Barlow, The Fruitmarket Gallery

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  • The British Council supports UK artists taking part in documenta 14

    
Rasheed Araeen, Shamiyaana—Food for Thought: Thought for Change, 2016–17, canopies with geometric patchwork, cooking, and eating, Kotzia Square, Athens, documenta 14, photo: Yiannis Hadjiaslanis

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    Online exhibition - British Council in Turkey

    Curated by Elif Kamışlı and produced in collaboration with the British Council in Turkey.

  • Grayson Perry's exhibition in Novi Sad, Serbia

    Grayson Perry, THE ANNUNCIATION OF THE VIRGIN DEAL, 2012

    His six tapestries explore taste, class and social mobility in the UK

  • David Shrigley's exhibition is on view in New Zealand

    © David Shrigley

    See Shrigley's 200kg clay sausage, numerous insects and a headless ostrich at CoCA, Christchurch

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