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There's Only One Way to Safely See This Fukushima Art Show

Though an exhibition in Fukushima, Japan features work by Trevor Paglen, Taryn Simon, and Ai Weiwei, no one's allowed to visit.
Andrew Nunes
5.25.17
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Anime-Style Paintings Conjure the Horrors of a Post-Nuclear Future

Hikari Shimoda imbues Japanese Pop with a deep existential anxiety to reveal her true feelings about society.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
3.4.17
Art

Japanese Artist Spends 3+ Years Drawing Massive, Incredibly Detailed Tsunami

Three years, three months, and 12 days later, Manabu Ikeda's 'Rebirth,' is nothing short of epic.
Beckett Mufson
1.5.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

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VICE Staff
11.22.16
Art

These Artists Sampled Fukushima's Textures and You Can, Too

The 'Fukushima Texture Pack' is almost like being there. Just, minus the radiation.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
9.30.16
Art

Here's an Essential Guide to Radioactive Art

Over 60 artists find new ways to explore nuclear post-disaster in 'The Nuclear Culture Source Book.'
Catherine Chapman
5.2.16
Art

Japanese Photographers Reflect on Fukushima

Still reeling from the effects of the 3/11 tsunami and nuclear disaster, these photographers are coping through art.
Beckett Mufson
3.18.16
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The Forgotten Landscapes of Fukushima

Photographer Kaz Senju has been visiting the site of the infamous nuclear power plant disaster for years. This is what he's seen.
Kaz Senju
3.11.16
Art

[Visual Dictionary] When Art Becomes Radioactive...

Visual definitions shed light on 2015's biggest art trends.
Dela Deso
12.30.15
Art

Ai Weiwei on the Perils of Nuclear Power

"Nuclear radiation itself is a threat to humanity."
The Creators Project
10.17.15
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The Radioactive Art Exhibit You Can't See | Don't Follow The Wind

Japanese collective ChimPom created a radioactive art installation.
The Creators Project
9.23.15
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This Former Nuclear Industry Executive Claims the Fukushima Cleanup Plan Is Infeasible

We talked to nuclear industry engineer Arnie Gunderson about the ongoing aftermath of the infamous 2011 nuclear disaster.
Thomas Marsh
8.12.15