Akinola Davies Jr. Is Reclaiming African Treasures Stolen by White Colonizers
His latest film criticizes museums for holding onto looted art.
A South African Artist Made an Ex-President’s Rape Trial into Art
At the Berlin Biennale, Dineo Seshee Bopape turned the drip-drip-drip of oppressive systems into powerful films and installations.
Yayoi Kusama’s ‘Narcissus Garden’ Is Great for Selfies and Reminds You You’re an Egomaniac
The most popular artist in the world brought her magic to the eroded NYC coast.
An Eerie Exhibition in London Serves Up a Smorgasbord of Fake Food
Anna Choutova opens her exhibition 'Let Them Eat Fake.'
Peek in on a Performance Through the Window of a Closed Gallery
TURN Gallery commissioned a trio of dancers to activate Rachel Eulena Williams's artwork, 'Coco Currents.'
100 Street Artists Painted a Paris Dorm and the Results Were Mind-Blowing
Street art collective Bitume—and 100 other artists—came together to revamp a college dormitory.
Marble Sculpture Swallows Car in New Atlanta Public Artwork
'Autoeater' comments on the city’s “relationship with the automobile in the context of one of the city’s most walkable urban districts,” according to Midtown Alliance.
Holograms Bring the Grim Reality of the Syrian Civil War to America
'Holograms from Syria' puts grisly war images in a hauntingly familiar context.
The Museum of Capitalism Exposes the Cost of Our Collective Greed
Turns out we take a lot of terrible things for granted.
A Fed Up Former Teacher Curates a Show Fighting School Segregation
Nearly 60 years after 'Brown v. Board of Education,' American schools are still segregated.
I Got Tracked by Ai Weiwei's Drones and Here's What Happened
Ai, Jacques Herzog, and Pierre de Meuron staged a creepily prescient installation at the Park Avenue Armory.
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