Art

Art

heather benjamin draws the life of an untamable cowgirl

The artist's colorful new exhibit closely mirrors how she feels about herself.
Sara Radin
6.7.19
Art

suzanne lacy on making feminist art and why everyone should be an activist

"I tend to see activism as a human endeavor that goes along with citizenship. You can be an activist as a doctor, you can be activist as a psychotherapist, and you can be activist as an artist."
Sara Radin
5.28.19
Art

'we rise la' highlights the local art scene's commitment to mental health

From Ashley Lukashevsky's groundbreaking illustrations to Gabe Gault's mural of Nipsey Hussle, these works make a bold statement about systemic failures and how we can move forward.
Eda Yu
5.28.19
Opinion

it’s time to talk about the lesbian reader of lolita

Vladimir Nabokov made it clear this book had nothing in it for me, but I read on. Here's why.
Emma Madden
5.28.19
Art

kehinde wiley's new show celebrates the transgender women of tahiti

His aesthetically impactful series focuses on the Māhū community, whose once-respected legacy was quashed by 19th-century Christian missionaries.
Sarah Moroz
5.24.19
Art

the whitney biennial shows the fragmented state of the american political climate

The artists featured are more diverse than ever, but a looming sense of resignation underscores just how fraught with politics the museum is right now.
Mariana Fernandez
5.22.19
Art

wendy red star's art celebrates the indigenous roots of feminism

Her new exhibit explores Native American ideologies and the forgotten history of the Crow tribe.
Sara Radin
5.21.19
Art

this new exhibition examines the relationship between books and design

'Errata: Books Do Furnish a Room' at Mask Books brings Spanish artists to NYC to question the physical condition of books and design objects.
Hannah Lifshutz
5.20.19
Culture

the augmented reality artists behind your favourite instagram filters

That Snapchat fad that shows you what you look like as the opposite sex is just the tip of the AR iceberg.
Hatti Rex
5.17.19
Culture

kelela talks to america's boldest young playwright

Jeremy O. Harris discusses race, creativity and theatre with the musician.
Kelela
5.17.19
Culture

paris hilton is the greatest performance artist of our time

For the inaugural edition of Philippa Snow’s brand new column, TMZ Theory, she explores Paris's life as artistic performance, and examines the similarities between her and the singer/internet artist Naomi Elizabeth, who has perfected a pop bimbo persona.
Philippa Snow
5.16.19
Art

step inside these 'portals' to connect with diverse communities around the world

Shipping containers posing as 'Portals' allow you to FaceTime strangers in over 40 locations, from New York City to Tehran.
Laura Pitcher
5.13.19
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