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Cindy Jackson's Stalled Rapture

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 09.08.2014 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

By turns deftly framing the problem through satire and alleviating the pressure through humor and craftsmanship, Jackson's work speaks to our yearning for salvation partly through irony and partly through love.

Mining Creativity From a Secondhand Store: The Clayton Brothers at Mark Moore Gallery

Annabel Osberg | Posted 08.19.2014 | Arts
Annabel Osberg

The exhibition's color scheme is gaudy and disjunctive like the colors of a thrift store's multiplicity of objects. The Claytons' palette is skillfully mismatched in a tongue-in-cheek nod to the untrained chromatic discord of paintings found in secondhand stores.

Busting It Out

Virginia Broersma | Posted 09.16.2014 | Arts
Virginia Broersma

Bettina Hubby is an interdisciplinary artist with an impulse towards collaboration and integrating daily life into her art (and vice versa), all with large doses of humor.

Marcus Kenney on the ImageBlog

Marcus Kenney | Posted 07.11.2014 | Arts
Marcus Kenney

Pilgrim 24” x 18” x 26” Drift wood, various fabrics, stuffing, rubber, acrylic, cigarette paper, feathers, thread, twine, fur, miscellane...

Artist Transforms Everyday Materials Into Towering Alien Landscapes

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.10.2014 | Arts

Roaming a Tara Donovan installation feels like navigating an alien landscape, one where massive dandelions sprout amongst textured cubes and glitteri...

Gregory Euclide on the ImageBlog

Gregory Euclide | Posted 11.13.2013 | Arts
Gregory Euclide

AFTER I OMIT THE TAKING IN MY POSTURE SEEING BECOMES THE NEW WAY OF OWNING CATEGORIES: INSTALLATION YEAR: 2013 MEDIA: PACKAGING MATERIALS (BOARD,...

It Sees Time: Tacita Dean at The Fabric Workshop Museum, Arcadia University, and Marian Goodman Gallery

Gabriela Vainsencher | Posted 05.15.2013 | Arts
Gabriela Vainsencher

"It's film! Film! 16 mm film!" Tacita Dean shouted from the front row of So Percussion's performance at The Fabric Workshop in Philadelphia, a few Saturdays ago.

Word on the Street: French Giant Hits Avenue of the Americas

Catherine Despont | Posted 04.21.2013 | Arts
Catherine Despont

French artist Xavier Veilhan sometimes draws comparisons to Jeff Koons for his brightly colored, radically simplified sculptures. Both deal with monumentality and both locate their imagery within a type of popular, or collective imagination.

Awesome Grass Sculptures Of Bodies

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 09.18.2012 | Arts

French artist Mathilde Roussel has created a series of living grass installations that take the shape of human beings. These ephemeral sculptures, mad...

An Interview with Patssi Valdez, An American Painter

Jane Chafin | Posted 11.07.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

Los Angeles artist Patssi Valdez has gained international attention in the last few years, primarily from her early performance work as a member of the group Asco.

Metal Raindrops Fall From The Sky

Posted 07.05.2012 | Arts

Have you ever wished you could witness the beauty of a rainfall without the hassle of getting wet? Berlin new media designers ART + COM has choreo...

Honoring W.E.B. Du Bois 2012

Dr. Tukufu Zuberi | Posted 06.24.2012 | Black Voices
Dr. Tukufu Zuberi

The Board of Trustees at the University of Pennsylvania appointed Dr. William Edward Burghardt Du Bois Honorary Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Africana Studies on February 17th 2012. This short video captures the day's activities.

'All Oyster, No Pearl' For Luis Gispert

Posted 04.04.2012 | Arts

Luis Gispert is a Cuban American artist working in Brooklyn. His upcoming exhibition "All Oyster, No Pearl" combines elements of photography, sculptur...

Nuit Blanche Is The Wildest Night Of The Year

Posted 02.23.2012 | Arts

Are you ready to stay up all night? For one night only, February 25, the city of Montreal turns into a living gallery, performance space and carnival....

The Korean International Art Show Showcases Eclectic Collection

Noel Alumit | Posted 04.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Noel Alumit

Buoyant and colorful, these deceptively pleasant pieces provide a glimpse into Korean creativity. Curator Wonsil Kim provides some much needed answers about the event.

Tofer Chin At Lu Magnus

Hellin Kay | Posted 03.18.2012 | Arts
Hellin Kay

Tofer's work is beautifully controlled and chaotic at the same time. He comes from a graphic street art sensibility but his language is sublimely mathematical and calculated, metaphorically and physically.

WATCH: The Bay Bridge's 2 Year Long, 1 Mile Wide Light Sculpture

Posted 11.29.2011 | Arts

San Francisco's beloved Bay Bridge is about to turn 75, and for this milestone birthday the city wanted something big. In the tradition of many great ...

Sometimes the Art Matters... Even More Than Kim Kardashian

Yazmany Arboleda | Posted 01.09.2012 | Impact
Yazmany Arboleda

2011-11-09-Screenshot20111109at2.03.06PM.jpg For one morning, bright yellow balloons changed some commuters' moods in the heart of Kenya's capital city.

Waiting For Cable Guys Costs America BILLIONS

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 01.03.2012 | Technology

Waiting for the cable guy isn't just frustrating, it is also extremely expensive: A new survey has found that waiting longer than usual for in-home se...

WATCH: Building 'Maman,' Louise Bourgeois' Giant Spider Sculpture

VernissageTV | Posted 12.16.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

On the occasion of the Louise Bourgeois exhibition at Fondation Beyeler, the museum is showing the artist's famous sculpture Maman. This video documen...

WATCH: Car Stabbed By Giant Fork

Posted 12.10.2011 | Arts

When French homegoods company IDM said they wanted their new kitchenware collection to be "big," they weren't kidding. The retailers hired street thea...

Video Poem: Light House

Hannah Stephenson | Posted 12.10.2011 | Arts
Hannah Stephenson

As a poet, I naturally find words, sounds, images, and phrases inspiring. Equally, I adore technology, and how it allows me to further play with pace, tone, and concept. I often make video poems, and thought I'd share one with you this week.

London's Quirkiest Art Collective: Le Gun

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 09.16.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

United by a love for niche art and a penchant for drawing wacky pictures while binge drinking, Le Gun have come a long way in their almost ten year pe...

WATCH: London's Answer To Milan: Clerkenwell Design Week

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 07.21.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Disorientated from the effects of Salone del Mobile in design capital Milan last month, we were still eagerly ...

The Recovered Architect

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 06.20.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Plaster, paint, wooden scaffolding? Smashed, shattered, seemingly left haplessly on the floor of the George an...