Pictured is a still from A Brief History of Jimmie Johnson’s Legacy, by Mexican artist Mario Garcia Torres. He has been named as this year’s recipient of the Cartier Award for emerging artists for his body of work spanning film, photography and video. He receives a prize of £10 000 towards production costs, as well as a three-month residency at contemporary arts organisation Gasworks in London SE11. The annual award is run by Frieze Projects, a curatorial programme of the Frieze Art Fair.
The start of a new year brought us an identity for a Covid-adapted restaurant, calligraphic coffee branding and a new series of lockdown posters.
Seals set up foundry Vocal Type – which takes inspiration from past protest movements – in the hope of celebrating creatives of colour.
It will be another month spent at home but you can still take in everything from utopian community building to overcoming creative barriers and more.
This year winning work will be given a bigger platform than ever before, we are assembling our biggest ever judging panel and categories have been tweaked for maximum relevance.