human body

11.15.17

How I Felt After a 46-Day Hunger Strike

Lateef Johar Baloch ate nothing for a month-and-a-half to protest enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings.

12.27.16

This Animated Hologram Grew Out of Cave Paintings and Humans in Revolt

Holograms, animation, and mythology collide in artist Etienne Guiol’s installation ‘A I M’.

11.20.16

Body Painting and Performance Art Collide in 'SCAR CYMBALS'

Donna Huanca slathers naked bodies with paint, latex, and cosmetics to confront our reactions to flesh.

9.30.16

Enter a Giant Medicine Capsule Made Entirely of Clothes

Reflect on the therapeutic effects of medicine inside Beijing-based artist Yin Xiuzhen’s latest installation

9.17.16

Yogi Couple Bends Their Bodies into Muscular Geometric Art

The couple that shape shifts together, stays together.

9.3.16

Humans Are Colorful Patterns in Santiago Ascui's Illustrations

Santiago Ascui creates depersonalized yet rhythmic human figures for publications including 'The New York Times.'

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2.7.16

Meet the Professor Who Wrote an Entire Book About Buttholes' Place in Culture

"The one thing that unites us is the butt. We all have one, have access to it, and sit on it. That's what's so interesting to me," says Jonathan Allan.

11.12.14

Your Destiny Is Controlled by Your Need to Piss

Your bladder situation dictates how much you believe in free will.

5.2.08

Chinese Natural History Museum

Last year, Belgian photojournalist Nick Hannes took a year off from shooting warzones all over the world and travelled from Antwerp to Vladivostok and somehow then ended up in Beijing.