last week in art
Chelsea Manning Is Going to Make an Art World Debut
The masks in ‘A Becoming Resemblance’ were constructed from DNA samples Manning sent to artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg from prison.
Meet the Artist Making "Daggers" for Spiritual Protection
Lucien Shapiro fuses gems, minerals, and love to make spiritually protective art weapons.
Lavish Photos of Nude Men in Mansions Are a Voyeur's Delight
Photographer Mehyrl Levisse's surreal nude portraits are an absurdist peep show of French decadence.
These Hyper Realistic Masks Are Absolutely Freaking Us Out
Landon Meier's 'Hyperflesh' masks turn him into Trump, Putin, Walter White, and now a creepy child-man.
[NSFW] After Looking at These Grotesque Sculptures, Try Sleeping Tonight
Colin Christian finds the perfect balance between dark, sexy, and absolutely terrifying.
Unsettling Anime Masks Exorcise This Artist's Insecurities
Valery Jung Estabrook made a series of emoji-like masks to escape the roles society asks her to play.
MIT’s Ultra High-Def 3D Printer Creates Futuristic Death Masks
Meet the artist-scientists reincarnating masks from the past, present, and future.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
Surreal Masks, An Irreverent Half-Time Dance Squad, and Infinity Burial Suits | Culture Beat Episode 5
In the fifth episode of Culture Beat, we visit artist and mask-maker David Henry Nobody Jr., meet the women of the LA City Municipal Dance Squad, and celebrate life with Jae Rhim Lee's infinity burial suits.
The Creators Project
Frightening Fibre Artist Makes Gnarly Knits
Fibre artist Tracy Widdess reveals the origin of her macabre masks and woeful weavings.
Stare at the Sun for as Long as You Want in These Masks
On top of the High Line, artist Eduardo Navarro invited participants to wear masks and stare into the center of our solar system.
Tobacco’s Video for “Human Om” Is Terrifyingly Addictive
Let Hillary Clinton and co. lull you into hypnotic unease.
Masked and Unafraid: Narcissister On the Naked Choreography of Performance
The masked artist known as Narcissister lets her body tell the narrative.