This week: the primary Kyiv Biennial since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine final yr is going down in varied areas throughout the wartorn nation in addition to a number of neighbouring European states. We speak to the co-curator, Georg Schöllhammer, about this yr’s occasion.
As refugees and displaced individuals proceed to dominate the information, a world sound artwork venture, Migration Sounds, goals to discover and reimagine the sounds of human migration and settlement. We communicate to Stuart Fowkes, the founding father of Cities and Reminiscence, who has conceived the venture with the College of Oxford’s Centre on Migration, Coverage and Society (Compas).
And this episode’s Work of the Week is Rebirth of a Nation, a mural made for Brixton Underground Station in London by the Ethiopian-Italian artist Jem Perucchini, which is unveiled subsequent week. Jessica Vaughan, the senior curator of Artwork on the Underground, tells us concerning the fee.