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One Woman Turned The Pains Of Heartbreak Into An Online Experience

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.13.2014 | Arts

Brooklyn-based artist and designer Sarah K. Hallacher has noticed a small but significant aspect of our social media existence. Many before her ha...

If Technology Is A Form Of Magic, Artists Are The Magicians

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.08.2014 | Arts

Most of us, when presented with a computer, 3D printer, smartphone or automobile, wouldn't gasp in awe or fear as if encountering some manifestation o...

You Can Love and Hate Photoshop

Alishia Osborn | Posted 09.29.2014 | Arts
Alishia Osborn

Sometimes I take photos with the intention of nothing. As in, it's just a picture of my kid's _________ (playing, laughing, glaring at me etc.). So th...

This Artwork Is Actually A Giant iPhone Smudge

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.12.2014 | Arts

It's not every day we examine the aesthetic merits of an iPhone smudge. But after seeing the image below, we're seriously considering removing our scr...

Kindly Allow These Fabergé Fractals To Melt Your Brains Into Goo

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.08.2014 | Arts

The images below are dazzling, to say the least. But be warned, once you gaze upon their intricately textured exteriors, landing somewhere between a R...

Emoji Are Taking Over The World, And One Artist Is Documenting The Damage

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.22.2014 | Arts

Emoji are taking over the world. If we wanted to write that in pithy little caricatures, we'd probably include that evil image of two ballerinas or ev...

Jane Szabo: Sense of Self

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 09.05.2014 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

The images in Jane Szabo's Sense of Self exists at the intersection of multiple threads of contemporary photography.

How One Artist Merges The Digital And Physical Future Of Art

Posted 07.07.2014 | World

The following is an excerpt from a panel discussion about the future of museums, moderated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist with Taryn Simon, Katharina Fritsch a...

You Can Plant A Virtual Tree That Grows To The Rhythm Of Your Heartbeat

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts

In the real world, watching a tree grow would take years. But thanks to Belgian artist Naziha Mestaoui, you can watch virtual trees grow and blossom b...

'Emoji Nation' Is One Hilarious Attempt At Teaching Art In The 21st Century

The Huffington Post | Sara Roncero-Menendez | Posted 04.30.2014 | Arts

While classic art is the foundation on which our society has flourished, many of us today struggle to really "get" art beyond its aesthetic beauty. Th...

Frank Gehry: Is Music Liquid Architecture?

The WorldPost | Hans Ulrich Obrist | Posted 04.28.2014 | World

Hans-Ulrich Obrist is an art curator, critic and historian of art. He is co-director of Exhibitions and Programmes and Director of International Proje...

Alfred Leslie: The Last of the Really Great Abstract Expressionists, Now a Master of 21st Century Digital Art

Elizabeth Sobieski | Posted 06.03.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Sobieski

My, until now, clandestine courtship began at the 2014 Armory Show in March.

19th Century Painting Rendered In 3D Is Aesthetically Awesome

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 04.02.2014 | Arts

Don't you love when old and new come together to create something wonderful? Hungarian graphic artist Zsolt Ekho Farkas was on vacation with his wi...

Ai Weiwei: To See Is To Believe

The WorldPost | Hans Ulrich Orbist | Posted 03.17.2014 | World

Hans-Ulrich Obrist is an art curator, critic and historian of art. He is co-director of Exhibitions and Programmes and Director of International Proj...

Art and Design in the Postdigital World: A Conversation with Ron Labaco

Lilia Ziamou | Posted 05.03.2014 | Arts
Lilia Ziamou

The integration of digital technologies in the creative process has generated great excitement among the art and design world, technology circles, and everyday conversations alike.

What If Artists Designed Rooms Instead Of Canvases?

Posted 01.29.2014 | Arts

Close your eyes and imagine a world where your favorite artists aren't painters or sculptors or graffiti masters. Instead, the likes of Keith Haring, ...

Software Takes Command: An Interview With New Media Theorist Lev Manovich, Part 2

Illya Szilak | Posted 02.23.2014 | Books
Illya Szilak

Unsuprisingly, given Manovich's stated desire to avoid generalizations about technology, Software Takes Command is most successful when offering a detailed analysis of specific media software.

Software Takes Command: An Interview with New Media Theorist Lev Manovich, Part 1

Illya Szilak | Posted 02.15.2014 | Books
Illya Szilak

Many of us have become daily producers/reproducers of cultural content, and it is technology that has made this possible.

PostPictures: A New Generation of Pictorial Structuralists is Introduced by New York's bitforms gallery.

G. Roger Denson | Posted 02.12.2014 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

PostPictures is the name of the exhibition assembled by curator Chris Romero and gallerist Steve Sacks at New York's bitforms gallery in Chelsea. The show's nomenclature may strike us as curious, even dubious. For what can come after pictures but more pictures?

What Would Houdini Have Said?

David Sable | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media
David Sable

I don't know about you -- I don't need posterity for my emails and my rambles -- but I do plan to live out loud for my grandchildren and beyond.

The Sculptures Have Eyes... Or Cameras Anyway

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.14.2013 | Arts

"Did you ever wonder if the person in the puddle is real, and you're just a reflection of him?" This Calvin and Hobbes quote, at once adorable and ...

Why You Should Take iPad Artworks Seriously

AP | By MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 12.28.2013 | Arts

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Happily hunched over his iPad, Britain's most celebrated living artist David Hockney is pioneering in the art world again, turn...

You Will Forever Be Hypnotized By This 'Box'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.25.2013 | Arts

Design and engineering studio Bot and Dolly's latest work is called Box, a project that celebrates artistic and technological advances. In the hyp...

Classic Paintings Get a Digital Makeover (on an iPad!)

VisualNews.com | Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts
VisualNews.com

It's a mashup of classical artwork and the digital age in Paul Vera-Broadbent's fascinating reworking of history. He's taken the works of past masters and redone them as faceted modern day tributes that look like they could have popped out of a video game.

Iconic Painting Gets Remade In Syria

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.07.2013 | Arts

Syrian artist Tammam Azzam took the twittersphere by storm last week when he posted an image of Gustav Klimt's "The Kiss" superimposed on the facade o...