mermaids

phobias

We Asked People to Sum Up Their Most Irrational Fear in Six Words

"Unknowingly being 'muffin top epidemic' b-roll."
Anna Goldfarb
3.21.18
Film

Mermaids Exist, and They're Happier Than You

Filmmaker Ali Weinstein chats about her new documentary and the freedom of being a mermaid.
Ilana Novick
7.5.17
Illustration

Here’s Why Thousands of Artists Are Drawing Mer-People on Instagram

Welcome to #MerMay.
Mikelle Street
5.22.17
Art

These Handmade Fairy Tale Figurines Are Adorable and Twisted

Tina Yu interacts with her social media audience as she sculpts lifelike figurines.
Andrew Salomone
11.30.16
Comics!

'Clamity Jane,' Today's Comic by Dame Darcy

A mermaid and her conjoined twin friends go clam digging but find only a lesson about work.
DAME DARCY
9.29.16
Art

Projected Animals Light Up an Island in the Azores

Video artist duo VJ Suave released videos of their project for the Walk & Talk artist residency on Sao Miguel Island.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.16.16
Film

The Timeless Appeal of Winona Ryder, Hollywood's Eternal Outsider

What young person watching her films didn't want to be that girl? She didn't belong, and neither did you.
Hannah Ewens
7.22.16
Film

Sundance's Only Man-Eating Mermaid Musical Will 'Lure' You In

Polish director Agnieszka Smoczyńska's 'The Lure' is like David Cronenberg meets 'The Little Mermaid.'
Jenni Miller
2.1.16
Stuff

I Failed Out of Mermaid School

Turns out that splashing around in a giant spandex tail is a lot harder than it sounds.
Stephen Keefe
2.13.15
Question Of The Day

Would You Eat a Mermaid?

"As sashimi or sushi I think it might be good."
VICE Staff
7.6.12
Fashion

Obliterate - Mermaids, Twins, Drugs

I prefer to waste my time browsing through crap, uttering “What the fuck?” under my breath, and shooting looks of disgust to no one.
Annette Lamothe-Ramos
3.16.12