Chuck Close

feminist art

[NSFW] Arrested for Her Art, an Activist Artist Shows Enormous Nude Polaroids

Feminist artist and activist Natalie White has walked 250 miles and even been arrested in the name of feminism. Now, she turns to large-scale self-portraits to get her point across.
Abby Ronner
5.13.17
50 states of art

Finger Painted Self-Portraits by Kids Emulate Chuck Close Paintings | #50StatesofArt

Omaha, NE artist Scott Blake taught an entire elementary school how to turn their school portraits into pointillist, finger painted masterpieces.
Andrew Salomone
3.30.17
Art

Here's What New Art is Coming to New York's MTA

After a successful launch of the 2nd Ave Subway, MTA Arts & Design Deputy Director Amy Hausmann tells The Creators Project what she's got up her sleeve.
Andrew Salomone
2.2.17
50 states of art

Why This Couple Gave Away Their Priceless Art Collection to All 50 States | #50StatesofArt

The Herb and Dorothy Vogel Story: How two NYC public servants amassed one of the country’s most important art collections.
Abby Ronner
1.19.17
Creators: 50 States of Art

Why This Couple Gave Away Their Priceless Art Collection to All 50 States

The Herb and Dorothy Vogel Story: How two NYC public servants amassed one of the country’s most important art collections.
Abby Ronner
1.19.17
Art

The Ghosts of Bonfires Past Become this Artist’s Medium

All smoke, no mirrors.
Diana Shi
11.12.16
Art

These Artists Refused to Allow Disabilities to Adversely Affect their Careers

They create amazing works, despite—or perhaps because of—their physical limitations.
The Creators Project
10.13.16
Art

Naked Blue Bodies and Brooke Shields, Curator | Last Week in Art

An Iranian sculptor is charged with disturbing the peace, and thousands get naked for Spencer Tunick in the UK.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.12.16
Art

Layered Portraits Capture Memories of Famous Faces

Cindy Sherman, Chuck Close, Kim Kardashian and more star in Doug Keye's 'Portrait' on view at Klompching Gallery
Becky Chung
3.13.15
Art

We Talked To Chuck Close About Curating, Haiti, and "FIERCE CREATIVITY"

The Creators Project spoke to the master artist about his new co-curated benefit show with Jessica Craig-Martin.
Emerson Rosenthal
10.22.14