butterflies

politics

This Is What It Takes for a Trump Voter to Change Their Mind

Why the widely-mocked case of a butterfly expert—and Republican—upset over the president's border wall actually matters.
Eve Peyser
12.18.18
dance

'Just Kids' Inspired This Experimental Dance Performance

Interpretive dance inspired by Robert Mapplethorpe, butterflies, and LCD Soundsystem comes to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Kara Weisenstein
7.28.17
Art

A Swarm of Rainbow Butterflies Lights Up a Shanghai Train Station

Jiayu Liu's light installation 'Magic Forest' is like stepping into the world of James Cameron's 'Avatar.'
Nathaniel Ainley
5.3.16
thump news

Andy Stott Announces New Album 'Too Many Voices,' Shares Video for Lead Single

The record follows 2014's critically acclaimed '​Faith In Strangers​​.'
Alexander Iadarola
3.30.16
Art

'Biophilia' Book Preserves Nature's Beauty in Mosaics and Mandalas

Take a peek inside nature artist Christopher Marley's stunning 288-page book of beetles, butterflies, and more.
Nicole Walsh
8.3.15
Art

In New Mexico, a Robotic Butterfly Garden Awaits

Flutter by the latest robotic installation from designer, creative director and media artist, Ryan Wolfe.
Nicole Walsh
6.25.15
Film

Let Kitten Unicorns and "The President of Sneakers" Make Your Day

We're not entirely sure what's going on in this German ad—but there are baby hedgehogs, so we're going with it.
Sami Emory
5.30.15
Art

Command a Butterfly Swarm in a New Motion-Tracking Installation

CGI insects are at your disposal in Ivor Diosi and Matin Zrcek's new installation, 'Butterfliezz for Alice.'
Beckett Mufson
4.17.15
Art

Artist Sculpts Sneakers into Beetles, Butterflies, and Skulls

Phil Robson (aka FILFURY) transforms Nike and Adidas into digital sculptures.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.30.15
Design

A Drone Butterfly Army Takes Flight

Festo's eMotionButterflies use infrared cameras to fly like real bugs.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.27.15
Photo

Zak Arctander: Endless Want

If there is a common subject within Zak Arctander’s photographs, it is that of the pursuant gaze, a subject in a relentless search for the often intangible object of its desire. We sat down with Zak to talk about butterflies and being alive.
Kyle Laidig
7.22.14