Minimalism

Premieres

Ezra Feinberg's Meditative Instrumental "God Sized Hole" Will Chill You Out

The opening song from the former Citay frontman's debut solo record is a minimal, new age song that'll lull you into relaxation before building to something overwhelming.
Alex Robert Ross
1.15.18
Opinion

Your ‘Minimalist’ Lifestyle Is Quasi-Religious Anti-Poor Bullshit

A PSA for anyone who has ever scoffed at Black Friday shoppers.
James Wilt
5.22.17
music videos

Obscure Mathematics Make Max Cooper's Music Video Mesmerising

"There's just something so divine about that law, it's just so primal and insanely complicated. Almost like the soul of everything. It just feels spiritual to me."
Beckett Mufson
3.1.17
Photography

Ominous Photos of Creeping Limbs Reaching Out for Human Contact

These photographs of disembodied humans struggle to get a breath of air.
Diana Shi
2.19.17
Illustration

Bold Political Illustrations Grapple With the Modern Age

Kevin Niggeler is a Milan-based artist bringing colorful vibrancy to the news.
Catherine Chapman
2.19.17
Features

Vermont Make Music You Can Listen to Even When You're Tired of Music on New Album 'II'

Danilo Plessow—AKA Motor City Drum Ensemble—and Marcus Worgull open up about escapism, trance, and their sophomore album on Kompakt.
Philipp Kutter
2.9.17
Music

British Exhibit Argues That Minimalism is the Music of America

A new exhibition explores how Steve Reich, Philip Glass and John Adams created a uniquely American sound.
Abby Roner
1.24.17
Art

These Colorful Arrangements of Mass-Produced Objects Are Supremely Satisfying

Adam Hillman's rainbow aesthetic will make your inner neat freak sing.
Beckett Mufson
1.11.17
PROFILES

Yann Tiersen Is Writing Music to Save the Planet and He Welcomes Your Help

This minimalist composition 'EUSA' is so in tune with nature, you can hear crows pecking at Yann Tiersen's recorder.
Keagon Voyce
11.29.16
Art

Photographers Murder Fast Food Favorites in These GIFs

Ilka & Franz commit culinary atrocities in ‘Tragic Murder of a Hamburger.’
DJ Pangburn
11.28.16
Art

Enter a Cotton Candy Dreamworld on This Instagram

@rarabro creates soothing Instagram art.
The Creators Project
11.25.16
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
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