The Timeless Horror of 'System Shock 2'
Its technology and techniques are old-fashioned, but Irrational's 20 year-old horror classic still makes you a participant in its storytelling.
A Sylvia Plath Retrospective Finally Puts Her Visual Art on Display
Little known fact: Plath was an art major before she switched to English.
Takashi Murakami Has a Massive Retrospective Show in Chicago
The prolific Japanese artist’s new traveling exhibition showcases fifty plus artworks that span more than 30 years.
Keith Haring’s Earliest Posters Go On Display
A retrospective post show documenting the rise and popularity of Haring’s boldly-outlined ‘radiant child.’
Antique Light Art Brings the Northern Lights Indoors
Thomas Wilfred, the granddad of light art in the early 20th century, gets his own show at Yale University Art Gallery.
Introspective Mirrors and Stacks of Rags Fill an English Palace
Insightful commentary and sweeping footage comprise a documentary chronicling Michelangelo Pistoletto's 2016 retrospective at Blenheim Palace.
Raymond Pettibon Can't Help but Capture America's Cultural Zeitgeist
The prolific artist has two concurrent shows in New York right now.
From Black Flag to Charles Manson, Raymond Pettibon's New Museum Retrospective Has Something for Everyone
The work on display is tantalizingly diverse, from 70s pulp zines to 90s political commentary.
The Ambitious, but Flawed 'Romancing Saga' Just Turned 25
The innovative JRPG took a lot of chances in an attempt to shake up the genre, and while not all of them paid off, it's worth remembering anyway.
Man Ray’s New Photo Art Book Is a Surrealist’s Delight
A comprehensive retrospective of the iconic Surrealist documents an artistic career, all in monochrome.
'Infotainment': A Playbook for Fighting Trump’s America
A revival of the seminal ‘Infotainment’ exhibition shows how artists responded to a right wing political shift amidst the Information Age.
Evocative Photographs Catalogue Haunting 70s Americana
This 1976 exhibition was the first presentation of color photography at MoMA.