fine art

Culture

Nanny Fine Is Fine Art, Thanks to This Nostalgic Instagram Mashup

She had style! She had flair! She was there!
B. David Zarley
12.5.18
Art

This Show Full of Cat Art Is an Instant Clawssic

The Cat Art Show 3 is proof cat art is the best art.
Beckett Mufson
6.8.18
Art

The Man Who Turned His Own Crucifixion Into Art

A new documentary tells the story of Chris Burden, the pioneering artist whose extreme bodily works changed performance art forever.
Anelise Chen
5.16.17
Stuff

We Asked Rich Kids What It's Like to Take Money from Their Parents

Students open up about owning what they have, even when it comes off as a little gross.
Maya-Roisin Slater
1.15.17
aleppo

The 14-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Who Built the Aleppo of His Dreams

The incredible story of Mohammed Qutaish's paper model of the city and how it was secretly transported to a gallery in the US.
Annie Julia Wyman
12.14.16
Stuff

Marina Abramović Still Doesn’t Give a Fuck

Nearing 70, the artist who built a career off of subversive performance is still pushing boundaries, causing controversies, and influencing the youth.
James Yeh
11.14.16
Stuff

Graffiti Artist CASH4 Does Not Want You to Vote

As a graffiti writer, CASH4 has a history of butting heads with conventions of style and other writers. That always-on attitude of not giving a fuck has wound its way through his artwork, too, including at his upcoming exhibition "Mock the Vote."
Ray Mock
11.6.16
Music

What Sun Ra's Poetry Can Teach Us About Afrofuturism

"What I would like to see is a scholarly edition of his poems," says the author of a new book on Sun Ra. "I think they're worthy of that treatment..."
Patrick Lyons
11.6.16
Stuff

How Cai Guo-Qiang Literally Lit the Art World on Fire

A new documentary probes the life of the Chinese artist whose medium is explosions.
Kaleem Aftab
10.15.16
Stuff

Who Says Drag Can't Be Fine Art?

From Marcel Duchamp to today's hot young drag performers out of Brooklyn, drag and fine art have a long, twisted history.
Emily Colucci
10.15.16
Stuff

This Radical Feminist Poem Is Now a Giant-Ass Art Installation

The explosive poem inspired by Eileen Myles's run for president arrives just in time for the election.
Allie Conti
10.10.16
Photo

This 'Anti-Fashion Shoot' Explores Bodily Functions

Steph Wilson's latest brand-less fashion editorial is kind of like "a very failed attempt of a 90s Ukrainian fashion team trying to make something 'avant-garde.'"
Steph Wilson
10.8.16
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