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The Absurdist Soap Opera Inspired By 'Our Town'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.19.2014 | Arts

"Yes, I desire that pink sphere" a young woman says, in French, pointing to a pink globe amongst shelves stacked with oranges and orange soda. A man i...

Sublime Errors: Wade Guyton's Imperfect Paintings

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 09.05.2014 | Arts

Wade Guyton is one of those names that constantly pops up in frenzied contemporary art auctions, such as the wildly successful Christie's sale this past May, "If I Live I'll See You Tuesday."

Thinking Outside the (White) Box

Virginia Broersma | Posted 09.02.2014 | Arts
Virginia Broersma

It is worth breaking out the map and heading to Thinhstudio in Hawthorne on September 6th for a one-night exhibition/cultural happening/artistic hangout.

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.

Saya Woolfalk on the Imageblog

Saya Woolfalk | Posted 08.05.2014 | Arts
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Saya Woolfalk

ChimaTEK: Hybridization Machine; Digital video; 3 min 41 sec; 2013; Music by DJ Spooky

Mapping New Ground: the Artist-Run London Biennale Pollination Event

JK Russ | Posted 08.27.2014 | Arts
JK Russ

The street frontages do not automatically suggest art venues within. But each of these four locations is host to the '2014 London Biennale Pollination in Las Vegas.'

10 Radical Women Video Artists You Should Know

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.03.2014 | Arts

In the 1960s and '70s, artists began focusing their attention on the possibilities of the moving image through video art. Some captured and later ...

Las Vegas Takes Center Stage In Large-scale Art Project MAS Vegas

JK Russ | Posted 07.22.2014 | Arts
JK Russ

In geographical art-centric terms, this sculpture could represent the cultural hub of Los Angeles at the center, with Las Vegas and other surrounding cities caught in its gravitational pull.

And The Turner Prize Nominees Are...

AP | Posted 07.07.2014 | Arts

LONDON (AP) — Two video artists who mix found footage with original images are among four finalists for British art's influential Turner Prize. Con...

Your Passport to Video Art Around the World

MutualArt | Posted 04.16.2014 | Arts

As the appreciation for Video Art as a genre rises, venues, festivals and programs around the world have formed in an effort to push its visibility and celebrate the art form in both the art world and public realm.

Kindly Allow This Abstraction Of Google Earth To Blow Your Mind

Posted 02.02.2014 | Arts

Ever since Google street view began assisting lost drivers and nosy internet stalkers with an almighty bird's eye view of virtually any locale, it has...

Artist Traces The Flight Patterns Of Birds And The Results Are Spectacular

Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

There's something about the flight of a bird that is both visually appealing and abstractly mesmerizing, as a viewer can ogle both the physical moveme...

Time of the Empress: Architectural Identity and the Persistence of Hope

Sarah Lehat | Posted 03.19.2014 | Arts
Sarah Lehat

It feels like a womb in here, and the buildings, they feel like gestating embryos -- organic, living, breathing organisms. They are born and they die.

'As Da Art World Might Turn'

Kalup Linzy | Posted 02.22.2014 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

Me as Pisces Wells performing at an opening. Shot at Arts@29 Garden Harvard Wrapping up 2013 and a gift to those who follow my work closely, I am r...

On Teaching Performance at Harvard

Kalup Linzy | Posted 02.16.2014 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

photo taken at NYU Grey Gallery It is an honor to be the first to teach performance in the Visual and Environmental Studies Department at Harvard. ...

Visual Art: The Life is Beautiful Festival Legacy

JK Russ | Posted 02.15.2014 | Arts
JK Russ

With any new festival, there is always a question mark as to whether the event will be well run and well patronized, but the consensus seems to be that Life is Beautiful was successful on both counts.

As Da Art World Might Turn

Kalup Linzy | Posted 02.02.2014 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

Apart from teaching my two Harvard courses VES 66 Music Melodrama and Performance Art and VES 69k A Soap Opera Within Itself this semester, I create...

Unraveling: The Art of Christa Maiwald

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 01.26.2014 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

Embracing dichotomy, stitch-by-stitch, is finally what lends Maiwald's pieces both their intimate and universal powers.

FRIEZE FRAMES: 3 Videos Spotlight the Latest London Mega-Fair

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 11.06.2013 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

Currin's encyclopedic and often amusingly eccentric grasp of classical paintings shown in slides made an overflowing audience into rapturous fans.

Video Art Pioneer Talks YouTube, Performa And Bees

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.05.2013 | Arts

"I found myself continually investigating my own image in the monitor. I bought a mask of a doll’s face. It transformed me into an erotic seductress...

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...

Don't Watch This Before Bedtime

Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts

Well, this is terrifying. Italian video artist Donato Sansone creates nightmarish video portraits, in which ghoulish faces deteriorate into constantly...

Now THIS Is How You Make A Vine

Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts

We have yet to delve too far into the online world of Vine art. It's a murky area, filled with cat videos, strange homages to lemons and, well, pornog...

Art-Burlesque-Fashion Fusion

JK Russ | Posted 09.29.2013 | Arts
JK Russ

The glamorous world of burlesque is enjoying a revival in popularity -- and a new vanguard of contemporary performers are sashaying off the stage and into lane ways lit by video projectors accompanied by pulsing electro-swing beats.

Mix Oil, Ink And Water... And This Happens

Posted 07.29.2013 | Arts

Mix ink, water and oil and watch all your wildest childhood science fair fantasies come to life. "Pacific Light," the candy colored video from Rus...