Modern Art

Art

This Man Sculpts Mind-Blowing Works of Art Out of Babybel Wax

Mitchell McLanaghan from Newcastle has been making sculptures from the red cheese wax for 20 years.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.12.18
Art

Can Four-Year-Olds Really Paint Better Than Famous Artists?

We challenged some children to recreate The Greats, then got an art critic to review their work.
Chris Bethell
8.30.17
Art

Weird and Wonderful Digital Art from a Millennial POV

Artist Francesco Vullo intelligently lampoons popular trends with his digital compositions.
Diana Shi
1.22.17
Art

Clean Lines Reign Supreme in this Painter’s Appealing Artworks

Artist Mark Bradley-Shoup flattens the American landscape with a few slashes of an x-acto blade.
Diana Shi
1.14.17
Art

Here’s Your Chance To Understand 3-D Printing Once and For All

A full look at the societal impact—from medical to creative to economic—of 3D-printing technology.
Diana Shi
1.8.17
Art

Classic Fables Get a Colorful Twist in Caitlin McDonagh’s Illustrations

These gilded illustrations tell us about a playful and surreal world.
Diana Shi
1.8.17
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

Here's What Happens When Psychedelica Hits Hollywood Glamor

Combining a sense of humor and an uncanny understanding of placement, the artist 'mr. babies’ is a supreme collage wiz.
Diana Shi
10.30.16
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

Fantastical Paintings Update Greek Mythology for Modern Times

Riot cops meet Heracles while a BMW runs into a 17th century painting in Jake Scharbach's time-bending art.
Andrew Nunes
10.22.16
Art

Mika Rottenberg Goes Off the Beaten Path in Latest Surrealist Solo Show

A fun house has nothing on the brazen oddities of Mika Rottenberg's Palais de Tokyo show.
Diana Shi
8.28.16
Art

Bad Art 2: 2 Bad Asks, "Isn't All Art Created Equal?"

The hierarchy between high and lowbrow artwork gets flipped on its head with the sophomore showing of 'Bad Art.'
Diana Shi
7.2.16
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