Shadows

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Rank Your Records: Norman Blake Merrily Rates the Ten Teenage Fanclub Albums

Depending on whom you ask, they are either "the best band in the world" or the "the second best band in the world."
Cam Lindsay
9.6.16
music video

Santigold Taps Kara Walker for a Silhouette-ified Music Video

Santigold and Kara Walker play with shadow puppets in the recording artist’s latest music video directed by Ari Marcopoulos.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.24.16
Music

This Music Video Will Test Your Movie IQ

Can you guess all 49 famous movie posters in Ulysse Thevenon's music video for Spectre's "Shadows"?
Francesca Capossela
7.7.16
Art

Immersive Dream Installations Ask Viewers to Slow Down

With her light and shadow based installations, Elisa Artesero puts the subconscious and the ethereal on display.
Eva Recinos
5.18.16
Art

Throwing Shade—Literally—At the World’s Greatest Art

Artist Ana Prvački has made shadows of the art world’s most expensive works and is selling them for a fraction of their auction value as a form of commentary.
Andrew Nunes
1.21.16
Art

Enter an Audiovisual Void Made of Shadows

Try not to get lost in Visiophone's new installation.
Beckett Mufson
12.10.15
Art

Sculpted Shadows Turn a Gallery into a Walk-In Illusion

'SHADOVVS' fills the 886 Geary Gallery with bright graphic cross-sections and mind-bending modular constructs.
Sami Emory
8.20.15
Art

This Flickering Shadow Installation Changes with the Wind

It's a soothing cocktail of shade in HC Gilje's latest take on rotating light, "Flimmer."
Beckett Mufson
5.5.15
Art

Kermit the Frog Becomes Miss Piggy (Just Add Milk!)

Swap your morning cereal for a serving of Drzach & Suchy's shadow casting panels.
Sami Emory
5.5.15
Art

99 Knives Cut a Surprisingly Comforting Message Out of Shadows

Azerbaijani shadow artist Rashad Alakbarov brings a sharp new work to the Venice Biennale.
Beckett Mufson
4.27.15
Art

Vases Channel Buster Keaton in a Modern Take on Shadow Puppetry

Nothing is as it seems in 'Parade,' the latest installation by interactive design group Dpt., currently on display at Museum of the Moving Image's 'Sensory Stories' exhibit.
Beckett Mufson
4.23.15
Art

Anila Quayyum Agha Sheds Light on Her Laser-Cut Shadow Cube

We talked to the artist about bringing her prize-winning 'Intersections' installation to Dallas Contemporary.
Becky Chung
3.26.15
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