These Drag Kings Are the Only Royalty We Acknowledge
The performers of Pecs, a British drag collective of women and non-binary people, are proof that it feels good to be king.
Virgen María Wants to Bless You with Techno, Spirituality and Sex
We met up with the Madrid-based artist and producer to find out about her upcoming EP—and to hear why she almost always performs naked.
I Tie People in Knots For Erotic Theater
Gestalta is a performance artist specializing in shibari, the Japanese art of erotic rope-tying. She explains why shibari is all about the power exchange between rigger and model.
I Ate Monochromatic Meals For the Sake of Art
I'm obsessed with conceptual artist Sophie Calle's 1998 work "The Chromatic Diet." I wanted to see how it worked in the age of unicorn food.
Photos that Show How Real Life Isn't Always What It Seems
Photographer Signe Pierce uses her body and photography to demonstrate how anything can be manipulated.
Ana Mendieta Fought for Women's Rights and Paid with Blood
The fearless artist was outspoken about issues like campus rape and domestic violence when they were still taboo.
A Bloody Guerrilla Street Performance Challenges Brazil's Racist Past
Artists took to the streets of São Paulo to speak out against violence and racism directed at Brazil's black and non-white citizens.
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A Mysterious Woman Mailed $105,000 in Stolen Art Back to a Museum
The cops are hoping to get in touch with her to find out how the work was jacked in the first place.
Geumhyung Jeong's Uncanny Performance Pries Sex from Machinery
Geumhyung Jeong’s bewitching performance about the female body and the boundaries between human and machine took on added eerie appeal in Tate Modern's Tanks.
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How the Socialist Feminists of WITCH Use Magic to Fight Capitalism
The first incarnation of WITCH performed their inaugural action—a hex on Wall Street—on Halloween in 1968. Now a new generation of witches is taking up the mantle from the infamous provocateurs.
Wedding Photos of the Lesbian Couple Getting Married in 24 Countries
As part of a performance art piece, Fleur Pierets and Julian P. Boom are getting married in every country where same-sex marriage is legal. Broadly joined the couple at their first wedding in New York, where they kicked off their 18-month project.
[NSFW] Nude Performance Artist Planks in Philosophical Self-Portraits
Chiara Mazzocchi’s nude artworks are anything but personal.