Josie Thaddeus-Johns

art fairs

Free Orgasms, Neon Lights, and Pepto-Bismol at the Korean Pavilion

What defines Korean art anyway? The country’s Venice Biennale pavilion wants to know.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
6.13.17
Venice Biennale

A Modern-day Pinocchio Takes on Rape Culture and Fake News

A deconsecrated church in Venice plays host to “Spite Your Face” by Rachel Maclean.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
5.26.17
Animation

The Lost 80s Feminist Animation You've Never Seen

In Thatcher-era Britain, Joanna Quin decided film needed more male strippers and female protagonists. The result was 'Girls Night Out.'
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
4.30.17
Collage

Kirsten Stolle Edits Vintage Monsanto Ads to Show the Company's Dicey Past

These collages made from vintage chemical ads are not what they seem.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
3.12.17
Endurance Art

We Asked This Artist Why He's Trapping Himself in a 13-Ton Boulder For a Week

Abraham Poincheval will remain inside a human-shaped cavity for seven days straight.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
2.24.17
Film

Meet the People Living as "Muxe," Mexico’s Third Gender

Filmmaker Ivan Olita documents the non-binary gender norms in of the rural community of Juchitan.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
1.23.17
Technology

Want to Own an Emoji? Come to This South Korean Pop-Up

Where do we sign up for the clapping hands emoji?
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
1.21.17
Art

Cheeky, Chubby Lolita Paintings Give a Feminine Facelift to Abstract Expressionism

Rita Ackermann takes on Franz Kline in her newest show for Hauser & Wirth.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
1.10.17
Art

Sick of Censorship, Artists Launch a "Witchsy" Online Market

Meet the merchants freeing e-commerce, one NSFW enamel pin at a time.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.27.16
Berlin

What to Buy at Berlin's Friendliest Art Book Fair

This weekend, Hamburger Bahnhof hosts Friends With Books, featuring the best and brightest of art publishing from Berlin and beyond.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.12.16
Features

PC Music's Showcase at Berghain Was a Collision of Dance Music's Most Controversial Brands

Unpacking the label's bubblegum commercialism is more exhausting than waiting in a 3AM Saturday Berghain queue.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.5.16
Art

Internet Artists Bridge The Gap Between Username And Body

'Meatspace' considers the problems of having a body in the digital age.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
11.11.16
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