narratives

Art

How to Heighten Dread in Comics—the 'Spider-Man' Way

This week’s ‘Strip Panel Naked’ video examines growing dread in a classic 'Spider-Man' comic.
Giaco Furino
7.31.16
Gaming

This is What Video Gaming Narratives Need to Do to Be Taken Seriously

Interactive stories that play out through our consoles can be riveting; but the gaming medium is still seen as "weaker" than novels and movies. How do we change that?
Mike Diver
5.19.16
Film

Visual Poem Turns the 7 Deadly Sins into Nudes

Lust bites off its own head off in this creepy video.
Annie Armstrong
4.7.16
VICE vs Video games

On ‘Tekken 2’ at 20, and How It Illustrates Video Gaming’s Timid Progression

In the years since Namco's PlayStation fighter was released, video games look as if they've changed a lot. But they haven't.
Ed Smith
9.3.15
Art

[Exclusive] Sound Art Alert: Kevin Beasley Plays His Sneaker Sculptures

Nike Air Jordan 1 shoes, socks, shoelaces, cables, microphones and speakers become instruments at The Guggenheim.
Antwaun Sargent
7.6.15
Art

Intimate 'Storylines' Go on Display at the Guggenheim

The museum’s summer show tracks identity in the age of social media—and beyond.
Antwaun Sargent
6.11.15
Music

[Exclusive] A Behind-the-Scenes Look at MS MR's "Painted"

"What did you think would happen?" Is the question at the heart of Tabitha Denholm's music video for the New York-based duo.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.4.15
VICE vs Video games

Would You Kindly Read This Article On Gaming’s Greatest Plot Twist

No video game of this or the previous generation has flipped its story quite as fantastically as 2K's original BioShock.
Mike Diver
2.23.15