documenta 15

 La Intermundial Holobiente, Theaterschlag , 2022. Installation view, documenta 15, 2022. Photo: Nils Klinger

La Intermundial Holobiente, Theaterschlag, 2022. Installation view, documenta 15, 2022. Photo: Nils Klinger

We asked curators and writers about the BDS(M) scandal and they predicted documenta’s future.

 Agus Nur Amal PMTOH, Tritangtu , 2022. Installation view, documenta 15, 2022. Photo: Nils Klinger.

Agus Nur Amal PMTOH, Tritangtu, 2022. Installation view, documenta 15, 2022. Photo: Nils Klinger.

We asked curators and writers about the Taring Padi controversy and about identitarian art.

 Hamja Ahsan, documenta Fried Chicken , 2022. Installation view, documenta 15, 2022. Photo: Frank Sperling

Hamja Ahsan, documenta Fried Chicken, 2022. Installation view, documenta 15, 2022. Photo: Frank Sperling

We asked writers and curators about the interesting and distressing aspects of documenta 15.

 Instituto de Artivismo Hannah Arendt, List of censored Artists , 2022. Installation view, documenta Halle, 2022, Kassel. Photo: Nicolas Wefers

Instituto de Artivismo Hannah Arendt, List of censored Artists, 2022. Installation view, documenta Halle, 2022, Kassel. Photo: Nicolas Wefers

Attending documenta 15, Geoffrey Mak witnessed the dismantling of the controversial antisemitic piece and discovered solidarity.