Crowdsourcing

Sci-Fi

Aliens Occupy the Earth in Neill Blomkamp's New Short Film, 'Rakka'

Sigourney Weaver leads a band of rebels, and that's just the beginning of the latest from the man behind 'District 9' and 'Chappie'.
Beckett Mufson
6.19.17
Film

Adorably Spooky Stop-Motion Animation Explores Life After Debt

Stop-motion animator Simon Allen talks about the struggle of making 'Mother’s Peak' after having his funding was pulled.
Andrew Salomone
3.17.17
Art

We Talked to the Artist Behind Space's First Native Sculpture

It's one small step for an artist, one giant leap for artist-kind.
Beckett Mufson
12.7.16
Art

Cuban Agitator Turns Crowdfunding into Performance Art

If you donate to Tania Bruguera’s institute, she’ll spread a rumor about you in the art world or give you her Instagram password.
The Creators Project
3.13.16
Film

The Voyeuristic Pleasure of Animating Anonymous Voicemails

Dustin Grella shares intimate stories, confessions, and poems with 'Animation Hotline."
Beckett Mufson
9.28.15
Stuff

How to Sublet Your Apartment with a Refugee and Crowdsource the Rent

A young Berlin couple have set up an Airbnb-style website, Refugees Welcome, that pairs refugees with hosts willing to give up a spare room.
Jessica Holland
9.3.15
Art

See Every Selfie on Instagram in One Interactive Installation

The #selfie clock never stops counting.
Beckett Mufson
5.28.15
Art

Instagram Viz Project Lets You Catch the Sunrise All Over the World

Who needs to go outside when you have Instagram?
Beckett Mufson
5.21.15
Film

[Trailer] Fight Cyborgs and Techno-Viruses in Sci-Fi Short Film 'Temple'

Watch the trailer for 'Temple,' the new film from the makers of the crowd-funded live-action 'AKIRA' trailer.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.4.15
Art

Urban Geodes Crystallize a Global Street Art Movement

Street art spreads like spores in Paige Smith's crowdsourced 'Urban Geodes' project.
Beckett Mufson
4.30.15
Film

Stop-Motion Wooden Dummy Is Basically Real-Life Pinocchio

Anton Hecht got a crowd of strangers to help him animate his jolly wooden sculpture.
Beckett Mufson
4.3.15
Film

13 Mind-Bending Thoughts About Photography

"Before photography, nobody knew what they looked like with their eyes closed."
Beckett Mufson
3.30.15
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