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Varda (1928-2019) provided a blueprint for an experimental, politically-radical, idiosyncratically personal and wide-eyed humanist cinema

By Sierra Pettengill

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By Frieze News Desk

The late pop maverick was influenced by sources as diverse as Jacques Brel, Swedish cinema and Sibelius

By Dan Fox

‘Wherever he is now, I know he is waiting for me. There is so much we did not have the time to address’

By Simon Njami

In style as well as substance, the late curator embodied a politics of inclusivity

By Naomi Beckwith

A tribute to the late curator and his belief in the primacy of documentation

By Osei Bonsu

A tribute to the late curator’s support of artists in South Africa and how his writing on them ‘revealed something of his acute sense for history’

By Sean O'Toole

A tribute to the Nigeria-born poet, critic and ‘most important curator of his generation’, who persistently bid us to open our eyes

By Jörg Heiser

‘To Carolee, drawing, like painting, was as visceral as breath,’ writes Emma McCormick-Goodhart

By Emma McCormick-Goodhart

Paying tribute to the legendary designer and his passion for books

By Hans Ulrich Obrist

A musician with a rare ability to write both great pop songs and deeply experimental and melancholy music

By Juliet Jacques
Jonas Mekas at book signing in Paris, 2018. Courtesy: jonasmekasfilms; photograph: Wei Gao.

The iconic filmmaker’s influence was felt across the length and breadth of New York in the 1960s

By Geeta Dayal, Carolee Schneemann and Jeff Preiss