Protest

The punk activist-artists have been charged with disruption after they charged the field during the France vs Croatia match

‘You can’t reason with him but you can ridicule him’ – lightweight as it is, Trump Baby is a win for art as a legitimate form of protest

By Ellen Mara De Wachter

Can a ragtag cluster of artists, curators and critics really push back against our ‘bare’ art world?

By Gregory Sholette

Ahead of the museum’s ‘The Future Starts Here’ exhibition, eco-activists protested the sponsor’s production of diesel cars

Lara Schnitger, Suffragette City (Frieze New York, New York City), 2018. Performance. Courtesy: the artist and Anton Kern Gallery, New York

Frieze Fairs - 05 May 2018

A procession around the fair channels the history of feminism, protest and dress code. ‘The Young Are At the Gates!’ Presented by Anton Kern, New York

With her first UK show at Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London, the Harlem-born artist reflects on the African American experience

By Osei Bonsu

Sex is not a sandwich, how to change the world and Lukács in Orbán’s Hungary: what to read this weekend

In further news: arts institutions cut ties with architect Richard Meier after harassment claims; Shenzhen Biennale removes curator Gary Xu Gang

‘NRA Takes Lives’: the artist and his publishing outfit Badlands Unlimited have produced banners for students in the US protesting for gun reform

The photographer’s activist group PAIN staged a ‘die-in’ to protest the Sackler family’s controversial pharmaceutical links

Hank Willis Thomas, Pledge (detail), 2018. Screenprint on retroreflective vinyl, mounted on Dibond, 192 x 246cm. Courtesy: the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

Renée Green, Alfredo Jaar, Lara Schnitger and Hank Willis Thomas explore protest and collectivity in Frieze New York’s new Live section

What impact has the repressive offensive against demands for independence had on the Catalan cultural scene?

By Albert Forns