“I have a provocative voice, but I’m not being personally antagonistic,” says artist K8 Hardy. “It’s just my style!” Something of a pop culture chameleon, Texas-born, New York-based Hardy has used photography, sculpture, performance and video to investigate and subvert our ideas behind gender, sexuality, class, fashion, politics and art. A founding member of the queer feminist artist collective LTTR, Hardy is also the artist behind the groundbreaking zine FashionFashion, and most recently, the acclaimed photographic series “Position Series”.
Gilbert & George appear this afternoon smartly dressed in their signature tweed suits, polite and well groomed.
People in the know recognize the ongoing sibling connection—and sometimes rivalry—between art and film, as being one creative ‘scene’ and ‘movement’ that inspires the other.
Still from Thinspiration by Seychelle Allah and Rhett LaRue This year’s program for the seventh traveling, bi-annual Aboveground Animation show includes a wide array of works by twenty-five international artists working in animation and related media. With an evening event of back to back screenings followed by a live performance by Mirror Mirror at Ramiken Crucible on Friday, and a subsequent online exhibition presented by DIS , Aboveground Animation permeates through the new, quirky and sometimes sinuous directions in hand-made animation and three-dimensional rendering. While a return to the human body and meditations on figurative forms—along with a tendency towards electronic music in favor of dialogue—is prevalent throughout many of the works on view, the lack of conceptual continuity for this grouping of videos is actually rather refreshing.
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We profile one of the world’s most in-demand makeup artists and the artistic director of Shiseido Makeup.
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Colourful light sculptures from dNASAb’s dataclysmic series are like 3D explosions in space. Made from a variety of materials such as LED screens, digital media players, LEDs, resin, phosphorescent silicon, plastic, fiber optics, welded steel, aluminum and acrylic, these…
Christopher Tennant on the darkest horses—Republican celebs.
Following up the Basil Chair we saw last week, Italian design company MrSmith Studio reveals another chair design in a line of inspired product: the Cream Chair. The main characteristics of the “Cream Chair” come from the always popular Creamsicle