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contemporary art

contemporary art
contemporary art

Making Art From the Decaying Suburban Dream

Australian artist Ian Strange photographs the foreclosed homes of Ohio's Rust Belt.
Patrick Marlborough
8.7.17
contemporary art
contemporary art

Curating Africa Beyond the Clichés

A new exhibition seeks to bring contemporary African art to the fore—and there's not a tribal mask to be seen.
Patrick Marlborough
8.3.17
ceramics
ceramics

6 Female Artists Demonstrate Pottery's Subversive Potential

A group show in London responds to a ceramics exhibit staged at the Whitney Museum in 1981.
Catherine Chapman
7.30.17
contemporary art
contemporary art

Immersive Installation Explores Sleep Culture and Insomnia

With pink light and pillows, artist Matthew Bird curates the perfect night’s sleep.
Liberty Lawson
7.7.17
MONA
MONA

Mona's David Walsh Unveils Plans for New Hotel

Spend a night at the Museum of Old and New Art.
Liberty Lawson
7.7.17
sculpture
sculpture

Meet the Artist Making "Daggers" for Spiritual Protection

Lucien Shapiro fuses gems, minerals, and love to make spiritually protective art weapons.
Andrew Nunes
6.28.17
Photography
Photography

This Artist Recreates Memories With Photographic Collage

Paul Anthony Smith turns photographs into pointillist representations of social constructs.
Laura Hutson Hunter
6.28.17
painting
painting

Revel in These Hyper-Realistic Portraits of Working Class Western Australia

Marcus Beilby paints pubs, pie shops, train stations, and delis. His artworks are a (vanilla) slice of life in Perth.
Patrick Marlborough
6.27.17
Performance Art
Performance Art

This Performance Artist Is Also a Candidate for Space Travel

Artist Astronaut Sarah Jane Pell explains why every space program needs a creative perspective.
Brooke Boland
6.21.17
abstract art
abstract art

These Flower-Inspired Rorschach Tests Will Leave You Feeling Grounded

What do you see in these flowers?
Cailey Rizzo
6.19.17
contemporary art
contemporary art

These Graphite Sketches Personify the Beautiful Disorder of the Internet

Since high school, Jeanette Hayes has archived hundreds of thousands of images from the surface web.
Antwaun Sargent
6.15.17
Illustrations
Illustrations

From Coca-Cola Douching to Crocodile Dung, Illustrating History’s Shocking Contraception Methods

8 colorful illustrations by Sarah Alinia Ziazi illustrate our cultural misconceptions.
Cailey Rizzo
6.5.17