Culture Digest

Extinction Rebellion are calling for the event to be replaced with a ‘people’s assembly’ to declare a climate emergency

By Kadish Morris

An exhibition at the Met, New York, displays the renowned architect’s designs for interiors

By Kadish Morris

The special-edition Fourth of July shoe has been criticized for using an icon of slave-era America

By Kadish Morris

The artist behind London’s current fourth plinth sculpture has published a cookbook for date syrup

By Figgy Guyver

‘You are deeper than what you think’ is the French artist’s first UK public art commission

By Kadish Morris

The Morgan Library presents 150 designs for ballet and opera by the author of Where the Wild Things Are

By Figgy Guyver

Stan Lee’s comic book universe; Cerith Wyn Evans on complexity; and is the art world really just about the money?

The importance of art classes; Egon Schiele’s legacy and Hito Steyerl’s favourite films: what to read this weekend

The Saudi soft power push, German pavilion at Venice and Halloween costumes: what to read this weekend

Bullshit jobs, the ‘heiress’ who conned the art world, and the gender politics of children’s books: what to read this weekend

Royal bodies, the ‘incel’ mindset and those Childish Gambino hot-takes: what to read this weekend

The X Files, period feminism and a pub crawl with Marx: what to read this weekend