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Culture

Juicy Stories About What Andy Warhol Was Really Like

"Andy seemed to be floating through space. He had this magical energy and looked like nobody else."
Miss Rosen
11.14.18
Art

MoMA Is Finally Giving Legendary Black Artist Charles White His Due

White was one of the first artists to depict black life in fine art. Nearly 40 years after his death, he's finally getting the acclaim he deserves.
André-Naquian Wheeler
10.25.18
Art

Sarah Lucas's Perverse, Feminist Art is Vital in the #MeToo Era

Her crass, daring work resonates as a funny exploration of gender in an especially unfunny time for women.
Claire Voon
9.25.18
alcohol

Russian Art Gallery Considers Ban on Booze After Drunk Man Attacks Painting with Pole

“I don’t drink vodka, and became overwhelmed by something.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.30.18
politics

The 'Give Melania a Voice' Wax Museum Exhibition Is Weird as Hell

Sean Spicer presided over the entrance of the first lady into the room where they keep the presidents and the popes.
Eve Peyser
4.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Las Vegas's New Weed Museum Will Feature a Monstrous 22-Foot Bong

And you'll only have to pay $4.20 to see it.
Drew Schwartz
4.12.18
McDonald's

Dinosaur Museum Chastises McDonald's for 'Thoughtless', 'Insulting' Radio Ad

McDonald's has pulled the advertisement from Canadian airwaves due to backlash.
Mayukh Sen
1.17.18
Sex

Inside the Sex Museum Using Erotica to Push Activism

Vegas's Erotic Heritage Museum has always had a progressive agenda, but in the Trump era, it's finding a reinvigorated sense of purpose.
Justin Caffier
3.23.17
Art

Inside the Home of the Man Who Collects Everything

Former Nevada lieutenant governor and neurosurgeon Lonnie Hammargren has spent decades and millions collecting everything from roller coasters to movie props to spacecraft.
Justin Caffier
3.22.17
Art

New Museum Launches Free Downloadable VR App

New Museum and Rhizome's ‘Artists VR’ is a virtual exhibition featuring leading voices in the VR field: Jeremy Couillard, Jacolby Satterwhite, Jayson Musson, Rachel Rossin, Peter Burr and Porpentine, and Jon Rafman.
Irina Makarova
1.25.17
LGBT

The Museum of Everyday Objects That Makes Transgender Lives Visible

The Museum of Transology is the largest collection of trans-related objects in the UK. Curator E-J Scott tells us why trans people need to assert their place in museums everywhere.
Zing Tsjeng
1.16.17
Art

Rarely-Seen Samurai Weaponry Finally Goes on Display

Did you know the Japanese used stingray skin to wrap sword hilts?
Dan Gentile
12.17.16
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