Adrian Searle

Adrian Searle works from Ryde, Isle of Wight, UK. Freelance writer / editor. Author of several mainly historically-themed factual books. Isle of Wight walk leader and life-long (long suffering?) Pompey fan. Adrian Searle has over 58 followers on Twitter.

The saltwater of Turkey’s tears

A floating sculptural zoo and work by Aboriginal artists are the highlights of this year’s strange, ever-surprising Istanbul Biennial.

Venice Biennale: the world is more than enough

Adrian Searle embarks on a long walk to enlightenment at this year's compendious Venice Biennale.

South African-born painter’s endless journey of rediscovery

Tate Modern’s thrilling retrospective of the work of Marlene Dumas captures the paradoxes and ­ambiguities of both painting and life.

Fags, slags and flying the flags

It has got Olympic gymnasts and an Elvis impersonator, plus a lot of kitsch and queues -- but has the Venice Biennale finally got political?

Press Releases

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

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