politics

collage art
collage art

[NSFW] Raunchy Collages Merge Politics and Porn

Artist Jacqueline Mak takes on consumerism, body politics, and eroticism with humor and pin-up girls.
Sami Emory
8.7.17
street art
street art

Australian Artist Covers Small Towns in Massive Photorealistic Murals

Australian muralist Guido Van Helten travels the globe to tell local stories with large-scale, photojournalism-inspired portraits.
Sean Neumann
8.4.17
textiles
textiles

Minimalist Blankets Turn Tiny Details From Money Into Tapestries

Designer Nick Hiller taps into an ancient tradition by using banknote designs and motifs for his range of jacquard loomed 'Currency Blankets.'
Kevin Holmes
7.27.17
Collage
Collage

Let These Imaginary Beings Inspire Your Next Björk Costume

Hundreds of Johanna Goodman's otherworldly collages make up 'The Catalogue of Imaginary Beings,' a collection of whimsical humanoids.
Dyllan Furness
7.18.17
mixed reality
mixed reality

Holograms Bring the Grim Reality of the Syrian Civil War to America

'Holograms from Syria' puts grisly war images in a hauntingly familiar context.
Andrew Nunes
7.17.17
gallery shows
gallery shows

A Fed Up Former Teacher Curates a Show Fighting School Segregation

Nearly 60 years after 'Brown v. Board of Education,' American schools are still segregated.
Antwaun Sargent
7.15.17
American art
American art

Massive Nashville Exhibit Gives a Tour of American Art Today

45 artists showcase their work in 'State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now' at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts.
Liz Vinson
7.14.17
sports
sports

This Might Be the Most Daring Tennis Stunt Yet

Swedish sports brand Björn crosses borders—literally—in a new spot.
Emerson Rosenthal
7.12.17
gallery show
gallery show

How to Survive Systemic Racism in America

Black Women Artists for Black Lives Matter explores the politics of survival at We Buy Gold in Brooklyn.
Antwaun Sargent
7.12.17
Comics
Comics

'12 Years a Slave' Screenwriter Returns to Comics After a 10-Year Hiatus

Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley revives 'The American Way,' his innovative comic about superheroes and race in America.
Giaco Furino
7.12.17
activist art
activist art

Troops in Riot Gear Deliver a Hidden Message in Venice

Anti-war performance art invades the Venice Biennale.
DJ Pangburn
7.7.17
gallery shows
gallery shows

Timely Gallery Show Is a Meditation on Saying Goodbye

'EXIT' is more than "The Brexit Show," however.
Maya-Roisin Slater
7.5.17