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Art

Meta-Alert: The Armory Show 2016

The Armory Show is the definitive art business fair, but it might have become self-aware this year.
Beckett Mufson
3.9.16
Vice Blog

The Artist Creates a Terrible New Series in Today's Comic from Anna Haifisch

His new series is a comic about snakes and it is garbage.
Anna Haifisch
1.1.16
Art

Audiovisual Installation Explores the Concept of Consciousness

Marios Athanasiou's "Omega Point" is modeled on the hallucinatory sensations caused by near-death experiences.
Kevin Holmes
12.4.14
VICE Premiere

Watch the Newest Meta Music Video by James Franco's Band, Daddy

"This Charming Man" is inspired by Franco's poetry and (of course) the Smiths. It also features the iconic band's original bassist, Andy Rourke.
Erica Euse
11.11.14
Photo

If There's No #Artselfie, You Never Saw the Art

As part of their Follow Me series, which examines digital phenomena, Paris-based publishing house Jean Boîte joined forces with New York-based collective DIS and put together a compendium of #artselfies taken from social media.
Sarah Moroz
11.10.14
Art

Underpaid Chinese Artists Commissioned To Recreate Stock Photos Of "Artists" As Paintings

The best way to paint "A Contemporary Portrait of the Internet Artist?" Outsource imitations of stereotypical stock photos, of course.
Beckett Mufson
10.3.14
Design

Eat Your Face For Breakfast With "Toaster Selfies"

A novelty device lets you print selfies on your whole wheat, and we made a list of five faces you should eat for breakfast.
Andrew Nunes
7.15.14
Gaming

Are Video Games Just An Extension Of Reality?

In his new four-part installation, "Parallele I-IV," Harun Farocki explores where gaming ends and reality begins.
Nadja Sayej
6.17.14
Art

Richard Prince Is Printing Physical Instagram Photos Of Celebrities

He's been uploading Instagram photos of print-outs of other photos. Call it meta-gram.
Zach Sokol
5.20.14
A Few Impressions

'Three's Company,' a Play

I know, you’re probably thinking, that sexist show about a sex-crazed man and two bimbos in short shorts and tight tops, one dumber than the other, sexual content, homophobic jokes, nagging wives, and stupid physical comedy? EXACTLY.
James Franco
4.25.14
Design

Move Virtual Objects With Gesture-Control Augmented Reality Glasses

Meta are throwing down the gestural gauntlet when it comes to AR glasses.
Kevin Holmes
1.30.13
Art

Machine Drawings Of Historical Drawing Machines

Alright, that’s it. If we get any more meta, we may just self-implode.
Julia Kaganskiy
4.9.12