As always this is a list of books that I read this year and includes recently published books as well as classics.
Brief documentary about and interview with American artist Barbara Kruger
Short documentary about Ed Ruscha
Fascinating short documentary about Ellsworth Kelly
Why Javier Marias hates theatre. Slavoj Zizek doesn't like theatre performances either. How Google used artificial intelligence to transform Google Translate. Longreads Best of 2016. An interview with Jürgen Habermas. Freeman Dyson on working with the greatest physicists of the 20th century. Andrew Wiles on what it feels like to do maths. And a pessimist's guide to 2017.