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.


Punks Tell Us the Least Punk Thing They Ever Did

What’s worse? Working as a narc or as a real estate agent?


Kara Walker Showed Me the Horror of American Life

Kara Walker's art hurts—and that's a good thing.


We Asked Tattoo Artists About the Weirdest Pop Culture Ink They’ve Done

“There was this one woman who was obsessed with Enrique she came and got his signature tattooed across her arm.”


The Starving Artist Simulator Is Everything You Ever Wanted—Minus the Debt!

Do you have what it takes to balance rent, baguette, and wine costs while making your art career flourish?


All Hail Kehinde Wiley's Portraits of Black Art Royalty

An artist famous for painting everyday black people turns to new models—his art world peers.


The Best Kid Artists in Arkansas Get a Museum Show

For more than 50 years, the Young Arkansas Artists exhibit has featured work by schoolchildren from Little Rock to Texarkana.


A Skatepark Provides a Creative Haven for Nebraska Teens | #50StatesofArt

Kids and teens in need of a place to be, to eat, and to express themselves find all three at Lincoln, NE skatepark/concert venue/art space, The BAY.


All Your Favorite Writers and Artists Were Constantly Fucking

A new book charts out the often messy love lives of famous artists, writers, and creative types.


Artists Pay Tribute to Westworld's Violent Delights | Monday Insta Illustrator

Is Westworld the new Game of Thrones? Check out the fan art and decide for yourself.


Photos From a Nude Life Drawing Class at The Standard Miami

London-based curator and Girls Only founder Antonia Marsh hosted a life drawing session at The Standard Spa Miami beach.


Witchsy Is Like Etsy for People Who Want to Sell Jars Full of Fingernails

Witchsy is a craft-oriented e-commerce site like Etsy, where artists can sell NSFW work and weird shit without the risk of censorship.