Culture

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Hassan Hajjaj on his journey as an artist

We speak to the artists, curators and collaborators involved in Somerset House’s groundbreaking exhibition Get Up, Stand Up Now. First up, Moroccan artist Hassan Hajjaj.

Raúl Castillo on his next glow up

“It was a crew of fully clothed people and there I am in my tighty whiteys hanging around.” The actor and playwright talks us through his new film We The Animals based on Justin Torres’ acclaimed novel.

Rebel. Hero. Hustler. God.

So goes the tagline to Diego Maradona, the new documentary about the legendary – and legendarily complicated – Argentine footballer directed by Asif Kapadia.

Blackburn Ravers

The regeneration game: along with a community of artists, four lads with guitars known as The Illicits are helping reboot their north-west town.

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Raven Smith on Love Island

Ahead of Love Island’s latest series, Raven Smith: writer, columnist and all-round gobby person talks about his upcoming podcast on The Face.

Global art calendar: June

Curator, writer and art-lover Shonagh Marshall has edited a list of the must-see exhibitions opening this month.

Alia Shawkat is taking things up a gear

The American actress-turned-filmmaker and Arrested Development star on her role as a “vibrant, outgoing narcissist” in Animals, a Dublin-set tale of toxic friendship, one-night stands, cocaine and booze.

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