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[NSFW] Kitsch Meets Cat Lactation in Tslil Tsemet's Giant Oil Paintings

As a kid, Tslil Tsemet tried to drink breast milk from a cat. As an adult, she turned the memory into a painting.
Tanja M. Laden
3.24.17
Film

'Mars Attacks!' Was the Disaster Movie That Ravaged Disaster Movies

'Mars Attacks!', which is about to turn 20, came out the same year as many other big-budget disaster movies, but the cult classic couldn't be more different from its rivals.
Julian Cornell
11.27.16
Art

A Short History of Art World Potty Humor

The Guggenheim's golden toilet—called 'America'—is the latest in a long line of bathroom jokes.
Eleanor Lambert
10.16.16
Art

Goth-Inspired Paintings Blend Surrealist Dreamscapes with Nature | City of the Seekers

Camille Rose Garcia’s ‘Phantasmacabre’ is inspired by Alejandro Jodorowsky and Carl Jung.
Tanja M. Laden
7.21.16
Nick Gazin's Frozen Food Reviews

I Ate Frozen Fast Food So You Don't Have To

Here's what to eat when you want a fast food burger but don't want to leave your house.
Nick Gazin
4.17.16
Film

NSYNC and the Backstreet Boys Kill Zombies Together in This 'Hateful Eight' Parody

We talked with director Danny Roew about <i>Dead 7</i>, his horror-western hybrid that boasts a gang of post-apocalyptic zombie-killing cowboys played by members of NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees, and O-Town.
Patrick Lyons
3.27.16
Art

Shag’s New Show Beats the 'Jungle Drums'

The retro-loving artist talks copycats, technology, a near-death experience, and his latest show.
Tanja M. Laden
1.25.16