Swiss town of Vevey enlivened by ambitious art festival in pictures

The streets and public spaces of Vevey are transformed biannually for its Festival Images Sixty-one bodies of work by photographers and artists from 19 countries are on display until 30 September. Each illustrates or explores the theme: Extravaganza Out of the Ordinary. The festival is enlivened by the inventive staging…

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‘It’s hidden history’: the race to save one man’s black Americana

From a slaves collar to segregation signs, Oran Z has spent years collecting often shocking mementoes of Americas racial struggles. Now it all lies in shipping containers and no institution will touch it Oran Zs house is so crammed with black American memorabilia there is barely room to move. The…

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