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New Zealand Is Burning Out a Generation of Young Artists

The country is being praised for their “wellbeing” budget, which measures quality of life alongside money. But artists are still feeling the impact of funding cuts that have made it seemingly impossible to forge a fair living as a creative.
Amanda Jane Robinson
2 days ago
Art

Are Seth Rogen's Ceramics Any Good?

We asked some legit ceramicists.
Emma Specter
3 days ago
Art

Photographer Idris Solomon Shoots The Kind of Black Love Seen in Rom-Coms

Inspired by movies like 'Love Jones,' Solomon aims to show Black love existing beyond the screen.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3 days ago
NSFW

How it Feels to Deliver (and Receive) the World’s Most Hardcore Blackwork Tattoo

We interviewed the creators of "Feris Tergo"—the ultimate in performance art BDSM.
Fareed Kaviani
6.11.19
Art

Striking Photos by Teenagers Living in Jordan's Za'atari Refugee Camp

These photographers balance the traditional teen complexities of adulthood and identity with having to redefine their sense of home.
Michelle Heimerman
6.6.19
programming

Watching AI Slowly Forget a Human Face Is Incredibly Creepy

This time lapse of a neural network with the neurons slowly switching off is a haunting experiment in machine learning.
Samantha Cole
6.4.19
Broadly

A Psychoanalyst Explains Why Men Draw Dicks on Everything

Since time immemorial, men have been drawing dicks on stuff. But why? We attempted to unravel this timeless mystery.
Gabby Bess
5.31.19
Art

Stephanie H. Shih's Food Ceramics Nourish Asian-American Memory

"The Asian-American community is so large, and yet there haven’t really been conversations specifically catered toward us — people are really hungry for it. No pun intended."
Emma Specter
5.27.19
sex scenes

What Makes A Gay Icon?

A new gallery show at Lévy Gorvy delves into Andy Warhol's relationships with the women he immortalized in art.
Rachel Rabbit White
5.27.19
Food

I Ate Cat to See if Invasive Species Could Be a Part of Our Diets

Contemporary artist Kirsha Kaechele also served up some pigeon, horse, and cane toad in an attempt to reframe the way we think about "pests".
Gavin Butler
5.26.19
Art

These Photos Depict the Bizarre, Eerie Beauty of the All-American Road Trip

Photographer Joshua Dudley Greer's new book, 'Somewhere Along The Line,' distills seven years and 100,000 miles driven into images.
Jon Feinstein
5.24.19
Art

We Spoke to Joan Cornellá, the Artist Who Really Should Have Been Cancelled By Now

You will have almost definitely seen his work on Instagram, whether it's an influencer being shot point blank in the face or a mother jump-shotting her newborn baby.
Christopher Hooton
5.20.19
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