Yayoi Kusama: the world's favourite artist?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Yayoi Kusama Yayoi Kusama: the world’s favourite artist? After spending the past four decades in a psychiatric hospital, her name written out of art history, Yayoi Kusama became an art-world phenomenon in the age of the selfie Yayoi Kusama at work in Läs mer…

'I follow a different person every day': using strangers to explore the city

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Walking the city Cities ‘I follow a different person every day’: using strangers to explore the city The rules of ‘following’ are simple: choose a stranger and secretly copy their route – you’ll see the city in a new light Following a stranger – Läs mer…

Tim Burke obituary

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Other lives London Tim Burke in Mumbai, India, in 1995. Photograph: Johnnie Shand Kydd The activist, film-maker, writer, agent provocateur and flaneur, my friend Tim Burke, who has taken his own life aged 55, fought hard for “justice 4 Grenfell”. He was profoundly affected Läs mer…

The artist trying to change Rio's violent police force from within

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Society The artist trying to change Rio’s violent police force from within Police brutality is rife in the Brazilian city, but a new project wants officers to see themselves in a different light Military police patrol the streets of the Maré favela in Rio Läs mer…

The Observer’s ultimate guide to autumn culture

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Culture The Observer’s ultimate guide to autumn culture A musical Twelfth Night, Michelle Obama’s memoirs and the last ever gig by Ennio Morricone: our critics preview the new season • Jay Rayner on the best of autumn food• Morwenna Ferrier on five Läs mer…