Cathy Wilkes

Jos de Gruyter and Harald Thys, ‘Mondo Cane’, 2019, Belgian Pavilion, La Biennale di Venezia 2019. Courtesy: the artists and the Belgian Pavilion; photograph: Nick Ash

The first in our series of reports from the 2019 Venice Biennale: the National Pavilions in the Giardini

By Harry Thorne

‘Trawling the junkyard landscapes that surround us and hauling things into the museum, these artists offer a way out of our materially saturated culture’

By Kirsty Bell

She is the third female artist in a row chosen for the Great Britain pavilion

By Frieze News Desk
Cathy Wilkes, Untitled, 2012. Gift of the Speyer Family Foundation and Mrs. Saidie A. May (by exchange) © 2017 Cathy Wilkes

New York

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Maria Balshaw to become new Tate director; exhibitors list announced for Frieze New York 2017; Labour MP to direct the V&A Museum

An enigmatic representation of the abstract social and political systems regulating our world

By Polly Staple

Three women are in the running for this year’s prize, which will be awarded in December to a British-based artist under 50

By Sam Thorne

With found objects, drawings and paintings, Cathy Wilkes creates unexpected narratives suggesting psychological states and social codes

By Will Bradley