Masks

Noisey Hitlist

The Hour Mix Masks, Knives, and Synth-Pop in Debut Video “Mother”

A member of the mysterious new band took me to a “dark experience” restaurant to talk about it. Not gonna lie—it was terrifying.
Ryan Bassil
3.21.19
last week in art

Chelsea Manning Is Going to Make an Art World Debut

The masks in ‘A Becoming Resemblance’ were constructed from DNA samples Manning sent to artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg from prison.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.4.17
sculpture

Meet the Artist Making "Daggers" for Spiritual Protection

Lucien Shapiro fuses gems, minerals, and love to make spiritually protective art weapons.
Andrew Nunes
6.27.17
Photography

Lavish Photos of Nude Men in Mansions Are a Voyeur's Delight

Photographer Mehyrl Levisse's surreal nude portraits are an absurdist peep show of French decadence.
DJ Pangburn
6.8.17
hyperrealism

These Hyper Realistic Masks Are Absolutely Freaking Us Out

Landon Meier's 'Hyperflesh' masks turn him into Trump, Putin, Walter White, and now a creepy child-man.
Beckett Mufson
5.17.17
Features

For ItaloJohnson, Anonymity Is More Than a Gimmick

Ahead of their debut US show, the reclusive DJ trio agreed to a rare interview and deliver a scorching mix.
Jesse Weiss
5.3.17
sculpture

[NSFW] After Looking at These Grotesque Sculptures, Try Sleeping Tonight

Colin Christian finds the perfect balance between dark, sexy, and absolutely terrifying.
DJ Pangburn
5.1.17
Performance Art

Unsettling Anime Masks Exorcise This Artist's Insecurities

Valery Jung Estabrook made a series of emoji-like masks to escape the roles society asks her to play.
Beckett Mufson
3.8.17
Art

"Miss Meatface" Plays the Housewife with a BDSM Twist

Kat Toronto's scintillating self-portraits fuse femininity and fetish.
Cailey Rizzo
2.12.17
Art

MIT’s Ultra High-Def 3D Printer Creates Futuristic Death Masks

Meet the artist-scientists reincarnating masks from the past, present, and future.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
12.1.16
video

Surreal Masks, An Irreverent Half-Time Dance Squad, and Infinity Burial Suits | Culture Beat Episode 5

In the fifth episode of Culture Beat, we visit artist and mask-maker David Henry Nobody Jr., meet the women of the LA City Municipal Dance Squad, and celebrate life with Jae Rhim Lee's infinity burial suits.
The Creators Project
10.20.16
Premieres

Get on the Strange Trip that Is WEARENOTWHOWEARE's "Death Valley"

The Toronto electro-pop outfit's surreal new video gets saxy in the all the right ways.
Andrea Domanick
10.4.16
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