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Painting Is an Outlet for Arca’s Fury

Painting Is an Outlet for Arca’s Fury

‘There’s oil, there’s acrylic, there’s spray paint, there’s Sharpie, there’s glitter, there’s plastic … They’re kind of sculptures that hang off the canvases’, Barcelona-based musician Arca introduces ‘Angels’ (2019–23), her debut painting series, at Bourse de Commerce, Paris. When we met in her dressing room earlier this month, the artist had already spent the prior …

Uganda’s embassy in Canada sparks fury over house plans

Uganda’s embassy in Canada sparks fury over house plans

Uganda’s High Commission in Ottawa, Canada, has set tongues wagging after it demolished the official diplomatic residence, a stucco house, which had “heritage protection” under Canadian laws to be replaced by an eight-storied structure. The “unapproved” demolition, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) first reported on February 9, infuriated both area residents, and local authorities who …