For this month's column ELLA PLEVIN looks through the fables we tell as she goes to the office, takes a late night run and raises the dead

 Noah Barker Could you visit me in dreams? ( 2018) © the crtist, Courtesy Galerie Nathalie Halgand and Green Naftali Gallery

Tony Cokes
Could you visit me in dreams? (2018)

"Could you visit me in dreams" curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini; © the artist, Courtesy the artist and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York

A review by Max L. Feldman

A Reading with Carly Busta, Bianca Heuser, Lily McMenamy, Ella Plevin, Sybil Prentice, Emily Segal, Colin Self & Natasha Stagg at Spike Berlin / 25 September, 2018

A conversation with Kasper König & Peter Pakesch. Moderated by Dominikus Müller at Spike Berlin / 24 September, 2018

 Performance by M. Page Greene Photo: @utopianvisionsartfair

Performance by M. Page Greene, Photo: @utopianvisionsartfair

DEAN KISSICK visits Portland, Oregon for the Utopian Visions Art Fair

 Franz West Tragbild Franz  (1970)

Franz West
Tragbild Franz (1970)

Julie Ryan reports from the opening

Gergely Nagy on the impact of the political right on culture in Hungary

 Still from  Femme Debout  (2018)

Still from Femme Debout (2018)

An interview with choreographer and dancer Emma Portner on breaking the male canon, the power of emotional vulnerability, and her new short film Femme Debout, commissioned by Fondation Beyeler

 Installation view of "Memories of Underdevelopment: Art and the Decolonial Turn in Latin America, 1960-1985" at Museo Jumex, 2018 Photo: Abigail Enzaldo and Emilio García

Installation view of "Memories of Underdevelopment: Art and the Decolonial Turn in Latin America, 1960-1985" at Museo Jumex, 2018

Photo: Abigail Enzaldo and Emilio García

By Dorothée Dupuis

 Rodney Graham Halcion Sleep (1994)

Rodney Graham
Halcion Sleep (video, 1994)

A Summer Chronicle, part 10: NATASHA STAGG on riding in the passenger seat

 Still from  Make it new John  (2009)

ELLA PLEVIN goes night bus top deck Fassbinder for her August column