Two films show ways of approaching and exorcizing the country's troubled past at Emalin, London, UK

At 303 Gallery, New York, the artist demonstrates how easily we give meaning to the mundane, and how easily we can give it away

At Tallinn Art Hall, an international group show grapples with the problematics underlying the concept of national identity

A reckoning of dehumanized black identity at Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London

At Matthew Marks Gallery, LA, recreations of natural topographies display a singular relationship to time and observation

Kafka's perplexing creature made of tangled threads provides inspiration for a group show at Malmö Konsthall, Sweden

Political histories interweave with personal narratives of familial displacement, queer loss and desire at the Guggenheim Museum, New York

Gritty, overwhelming reality and the business of its staging, at Galerie Bernhard, Zurich

Critiquing the dominance of the white imperial gaze at Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto

At Alison Jacques Gallery, London, the late artist's paintings are caught in the act of testing their own mettle

At Edel Assanti, London, the artist takes the pulse of modern Britain at its most moribund and pathological

The artist restages and reconsiders the legacies of historical female intellectuals at Foskal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw