Obituary

The artist, curator, educator and writer, who died on 30 June, was committed to supporting South Africa’s younger artists

By Sean O'Toole

Gilda Williams pays tribute to the American painter, ‘an artist exalting in unruly triumph’

By Gilda Williams

Remembering a poet who helped define a generation of American writers through his love of gossip, sex and art 

By Andrew Durbin

The artist is remembered for her sinister interpretations of pop culture

By Frieze News Desk

The artist who participated in various scenes from Abstract Expressionism to the Black Arts movement has passed away

By Frieze News Desk

The poet Kevin Killian remembers the artist’s ‘knowing, malicious but ultimately magical gaze’

By Kevin Killian

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

By Sierra Pettengill

In further news: MoMA PS1 settles pregnancy discrimination case, Kochi-Muziris Biennale workers claim non-payment of fees 

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