conceptual art

Art

This Canadian Conceptual Artist Is Subverting Ideas of Public Art

Vancouver-based Reece Terris has spent years upending what he sees as a capitalistic and media-driven culture.
DJ Pangburn
2.4.17
Art

Pops of Rainbow Color on Metal and Wood Sculptures Spin a Tale of Environmental Exploitation

Conceptual artist Arne Quinze interprets mankind’s ecological destruction.
Diana Shi
2.4.17
Art

Why This Couple Gave Away Their Priceless Art Collection to All 50 States | #50StatesofArt

The Herb and Dorothy Vogel Story: How two NYC public servants amassed one of the country’s most important art collections.
Abby Ronner
1.19.17
Film

Travel Through an Unraveling of Time in 3D Landscapes and Digital Collage

Physical matter is digitally manipulated in video artist Daniel Crooks’ new work ‘The Subtle Knife’.
DJ Pangburn
11.27.16
Design

These Vanishing Resin Chairs Are Representative of Existential Crisis

Tatiane Freitas’s resin chairs beautifully communicate the erasure of the passing of time.
Diana Shi
11.26.16
Art

Evolutionary Art That Would Make Darwin Go Ape

The question of whether humans are evolving or devolving gets explored in the work of conceptual sculptor and painter Emma Elliott.
DJ Pangburn
11.3.16
Art

[Premiere] How a 'Scream' of Post-War Japanese Art Pioneered Modernism

A new video revisits the Guggenheim’s seminal exhibition of postwar Japanese art ‘Scream Across the Sky’.
DJ Pangburn
10.26.16
Art

It All Starts With a Rose In a Diverse Multimedia Show in Brooklyn

A group show focusing on painstaking artistry asks, “Is it romance that has changed, or craft?”
Diana Shi
10.16.16
Art

A Short History of Art World Potty Humor

The Guggenheim's golden toilet—called 'America'—is the latest in a long line of bathroom jokes.
Eleanor Lambert
10.16.16
Art

Even Simple Collaborations Provide a Necessary Paradox for Artists

A “study center” at the Cooper Union considers the dynamics of joint work efforts.
Diana Shi
10.15.16
Art

Artist Embraces Old-Fashioned Books for his Collage Works

The physical tome will not be made obsolete in artist Brian Dettmer's hands.
Diana Shi
10.8.16
Art

Provocative Women Peer From Behind Fortune Cookie Wisdom

The artist paired pornographic photography with sage advice.
Diana Shi
10.8.16