Art

Culture

Africa's Biggest Street Art Festival Will Make You Not Hate Street Art

Thousands of people filled the streets of Accra's Jamestown district for Chale Wote, a celebration of some of the continent's best artists.
Oluwatosin Adeshokan
9.15.19
Culture

This Guy Forged Famous Artists for Decades. Now He's Gone Legit.

We talked to him about his life of fraud, and the hot new target for forgers: black artists.
Antonia Hylton
Quinton Boudwin
9.8.19
Sex

The Story of the Couple Who Shagged in an MRI Machine for Science

In 1991 scientists created an internal image of the human body during sex. The image is pretty wild.
Julian Morgans
9.5.19
Culture

Meet Sari-Sari, the NYC Collective Bringing Filipino Creatives Together

Their bodega-style pop-ups foster connections between Filipino-American artists while celebrating and exploring cultural identity.
Zoe Yu Gilligan
8.31.19
Photos

This Photographer Captures the People Caught Between Violence and Politics in Kashmir

“Kashmir is misinterpreted and misunderstood so much, and there's this narrative that Kashmir is 'ours.' The conflict has been nationalised to such an extent that it's not about the individuals themselves who’re from the region.”
Pallavi Pundir
8.22.19
Art

This Ice Sculptor to Hollywood Stars Is Facing His Biggest Challenge Yet

Ice sculptor Art Hongpong used America's state-of-the-art technology to sculpt for the likes of Will Smith and Bill Clinton. But what happens when his masterpiece melts?
Emily Fishbein
Tom Sanders
8.19.19
Photography

This Japanese Artist Vacuum-Seals Couples. Now He Includes Their House.

Haruhiko Kawaguchi aka Photographer Hal, hopes to capture a couple's relationship with society through his latest project.
Yuichi Abiko
8.19.19
TOURISM

In Singapore, Street Art Thrives… But Only In Restricted Areas

A photo series of our favourite murals around the island’s alleyways.
Edoardo Liotta
8.14.19
Art

Never-Before-Seen Images of London's Punk Scene

"I wasn’t a punk. I was an art school rebel documenting the scene."
Miss Rosen
8.9.19
Art

I Need To Know More About Brad Pitt and Leo DiCaprio's 'Shared Love of Pottery'

The bros who sculpt together, stay together.
Emma Specter
7.29.19
Culture

This Cyborg Artist Can Sense The Weather Using Ear Implants

Manel de Aguas is developing an artificial organ that will allow him to feel changes in temperature, humidity, and atmospheric pressure through his skull.
Raquel Zas
7.28.19
Question Of The Day

We Asked Indian Tattoo Artists About the Weirdest Requests They’ve Ever Received

“Once, a Swedish guy wanted to get 'aatma' (soul) inked near his crotch so girls who sleep with him would think he was deep.”
Shamani Joshi
7.17.19
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