Kyle Chayka

Art

Why Is It So Hard to See the NSA?

Photographer Trevor Paglen’s new exhibition focuses on uncovering the physical infrastructure of governmental surveillance.
Kyle Chayka
9.16.15
Art

Is It Art? Artists Are Turning Their Work into Startups

“If the Cubists could have made an app for doing Cubism, they would have."
Kyle Chayka
9.1.15
Weed

The Shape of Vapes to Come

The mainstream vape market is responding to trends like loose-leaf vaporizing, cannabis wax, and vape modding.
Kyle Chayka
8.18.15
Reviews

The Uncanny Valley of Branded Virtual Reality

It’s not that brands are bad, per se, it’s that these uses of the new medium are particularly suffocating​.
Kyle Chayka
8.5.15
Culture

​How Do You Back Up the Museum of Modern Art?

As visual art evolves on the internet, MoMA is having to adapt the way it conserves both its 630,000 square foot of gallery space and its archives.
Kyle Chayka
7.20.15
Culture

Faking Taste With Electrical Shocks to the Tongue Is Our Dystopian Food Future

Taste+ promises to make something like Soylent as appetizing as foie gras without changing its nutritional content in the slightest.
Kyle Chayka
5.22.15
chile

Architecting an Empty Tomb From the Scars of Mining's Past

Alexis Quinteros Salazar's "Mining Cenotaph" suggests new ways to reclaim, resettle, and memorialize our ruins.
Kyle Chayka
2.4.15
Music

Where Art And Space Travel Meet: Why Is The Art World Suddenly So Captivated By The Cosmos?

<p>Take a look at creators around the world who are using art to explore and explain the increasingly prominent topic of space travel.</p>
Kyle Chayka
10.8.12
Art

15 Viral Works Of Art, From Cave Paintings To Computer Hacks

<p>A list of some of the most iconic and viral artworks of all time.</p>
Kyle Chayka
7.20.12
Art

How Going Viral Has Changed Art

<p>How memes and viral culture have changed the art world, for better or worse.</p>
Kyle Chayka
6.14.12
Art

[#DIGART] 10 New Media Tumblrs To Follow Religiously

<p>Get ready for a flood of new imagery on your dashboard.</p>
Kyle Chayka
5.11.12
Art

[#DIGART] JODI Makes Art Online, But Don’t Call Them Net Artists

<p>Digital pranksters <span class="caps">JODI</span> remind us of the fragility of net life.</p>
Kyle Chayka
5.10.12
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