Artist Jan Hakon Erichsen Explains His Balloon Popping/Pasta Breaking Instagram Videos
“You should really, really, not try this at home.”
Scientists Identify a Medieval Artist by the Blue Gemstone in Her Teeth
“The discovery of lapis lazuli in the dental calculus of an 11th-century religious woman is without precedent in the European medieval archaeological record.”
These Powerful Images Celebrate Artists of Color Amid Lush, Green Backdrops
Naima Green uses photography to honor black creatives in New York and beyond.
'Stoner Art,' Today's Comic by Lina Ehrentraut
In this comic, we watch the warm-up ritual of an artist who is preparing to pump out masterpieces.
'Monday Morning to Friday Night Blues!' Today's Comic by Nishant Saldanha
Mr. Good Guy plays the piano, the piano doesn't play him.
The Artist Creating a 'Karaoke Spiritual Center' to Explore South Asian Identity
Baseera Khan's artwork and performances playfully examine the politics of living in a brown body in America.
'My Ridiculously Big Mouth,' Today's Comic by Robin Vehrs
Mouthbert, an artistic dinosaur with a ridiculously big mouth, struggles with self-esteem in today's comic.
Creativity and OCD Go Bizarrely Hand-in-Hand
The disorder presents a unique set of challenges—and sometimes freedom—for people in the performing arts.
This Guy Wrote a Guide to Being a Cannibal
To Eat or to be Eaten—A Guide to Cannibalism contains human butchery diagrams and recipes for human minced meat mango tartare and human tenderloin with cider.
The Women Making Feminist Tentacle Porn
Illustrations of women engaging in sexual acts with tentacled creatures often follow a restrictive, rape-centric narrative. But a new crop of female artists are subverting the genre's sexist tropes.
'The Mint Club,' Today's Comic by Erik Svetoft
A ventriloquist learns that a beautiful voice is a tough act to follow.
Is Loie Hollowell a Georgia O’Keefe for the Instagram Age?
The artist tells us how she makes her paintings pulse with sexual energy.