globalization

museums

The Museum of Capitalism Exposes the Cost of Our Collective Greed

Turns out we take a lot of terrible things for granted.
Nastia Voynovskaya
7.16.17
politics

This Short, Terrifying Book Explains How the West Could Collapse

I asked the author if elites could do anything about it.
Harry Cheadle
5.29.17
music videos

Beijing Cyberpunk Artist Gives a Dazzling Look into a Posthuman Future

Major 'Ghost in the Shell' vibes abound in Howie Lee's new music video, "Four Seas 四海."
Emerson Rosenthal
5.8.17
City of the Seekers

This Is the Future Globalists Want

The Broad’s latest exhibition, ‘Oracle,’ illustrates what happens when the global village gets pillaged.
Tanja M. Laden
4.30.17
Art

This Canadian Conceptual Artist Is Giving the Finger to Public Art

Vancouver-based Reece Terris has spent years upending what he sees as a capitalistic and media-driven culture.
DJ Pangburn
2.5.17
Art

Artists Enlist the Public in Building Future Utopias in Two Forgotten Cities

Blast Theory collective is working with cities Hull and Aarhus to transform them as more sustainable and economical.
DJ Pangburn
1.18.17
Art

Are Today's Politicians Reptiles? Well, Politics Are Chameleonic

Varvara & Mar's interactive exhibition compares global politics to reptile skin.
Andrew Salomone
12.5.16
Art

A Vietnamese Art Collective Is Making Commercials for Communism

Blending film and sculpture, the Propeller Group comes to the US for their self-titled first solo show.
B. David Zarley
6.30.16
Film

Learn the Depressing Vocabulary of '70s Korean Sweatshops

German filmmaker Nils Klauss guides you through the remnants of a factory boom town that peaked in the 80s.
Beckett Mufson
1.13.16
News

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Now Finalized, but You Can't Read It Quite Yet

The shroud of secrecy surrounding Obama's 12-country trade deal won't be removed for quite some time.
Mike Pearl
10.5.15
News

Everything We Know So Far About Obama's Secret Trade Deal

Everything you need to know about trade deals but were too bored to ask.
Mike Pearl
7.7.15
vice shorts

Watch This Short Film About Globalization, the American Dream, and a Pyramid That Makes Doorknobs

The subject of "Everything & Everything & Everything," director Alberto Roldán says, is "our endless quest for more."
Jeffrey Bowers
5.8.15
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