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Internet Hygiene

When You Inevitably Get Hacked, Blame Public Wifi

If you must use it, here’s how to stay safe.
Katherine Gillespie
7.6.17
Art

The Surveillance Artist Turning Landscape Photography Inside Out

Trevor Paglen's take on surveillance, privacy, and other big themes through the use of photography.
Catherine Chapman
9.1.16
Art

These Innovative Students Explore Photography's Break with Reality

A look inside Central Saint Martin’s innovative photography program.
Catherine Chapman
7.21.16
Art

Ryan McGinness Thinks You're Looking at Art Wrong | Studio Visits

Design-art master Ryan McGinness talks shop and coping with art world woes.
Beckett Mufson
4.22.16
Art

Paintings within Paintings Hit Disorienting New Show '#metadata'

“Information about the information." You might as well call Ryan McGinness' new show 'Artception.'
Beckett Mufson
3.17.16
News

What's the Difference Between a Leaker and a Whistleblower?

The distinction may be the thing that keeps three WikiLeaks employees out of prison.
Joseph Bien-Kahn
2.18.15
Art

Artists Turn Tracking Data From A Journey Across Spain Into A Giant Marble Mandala

Chris Klapper and Patrick Gallagher used GPS coordinates and travel metadata to comprise a 225sq ft diagrammatic artwork.
Kevin Holmes
8.26.14
News

WikiLeaks Might Cause a Shitstorm This Week

They know the name of a volatile country that the NSA is spying on.
Patrick McGuire
5.21.14
Bad Cop Blotter

The Unknown Unknowns of the NSA

America's most secretive intelligence agency uses metadata to find targets for drone strikes.
Lucy Steigerwald
2.11.14