Artist and photographer Richard Mosse reveals the stories behind the making of his latest film, 'The Enclave’ (2013), in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The film was shown in the Irish Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale and was the 2014 winner of the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize.
Stephen Murray is the first recipient of our new MAstars Film Prize. In January 2014 we caught up with Stephen and Andrea Kusel, the curator who selected him for MAstars, to find out what he's been up to in the six months following his degree.
As part of our 'Beyond the Gallery' programme we interviewed the Director of mima and Turner Prize judge Alistair Hudson. In the penultimate part of our 'What is art for?' series, Alistair talks about validation. Should validation of an artist's practice come from the art world or, in the proposed model of the museum 3.0, a broader usership?