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Brilliant Things to Do This August

From triennials and theatre openings to spellbinding photo shows and sumptuous new food offerings, here’s our round-up of the very best things August has to offer

Young, Gifted and Black at Manetti Shrem Museum, California: Until December 19, 2022
In California, travelling exhibition Young, Gifted and Black, featuring a compelling array of artworks selected from the renowned private collection of Bernard I Lumpkin and Carmine D Boccuzzi, has just arrived at Manetti Shrem Museum. The show champions “an emerging generation of artists of African descent who are exploring identity, politics and art history as they engage with the work of their predecessors across a variety of media”, an accompanying text explains. Expect to see spellbinding works by Kara Walker, Kerry James Marshall, Chiffon Thomas, Tunji Adeniyi-Jones and more.