Shadows

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Session Victim’s "Shadows" Video Channels the Summer of Love

The Vasilisa Forbes-directed clip is a homage to 60s and 70s nostalgia.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.15.17
drawings

Doodle Artist Turns Everyday Shadows into Whimsical Sketches

Filmmaker-turned-illustrator Vincent Bal has found his muse in the shadows... of everyday objects.
Pedro Camacho
4.24.17
street art

Before Banksy and Basquiat, There Was Shadowman

Premiering at Tribeca Film Festival, ‘Shadowman’ is a documentary about the incredible talent and struggles of pioneering street artist Richard Hambleton.
DJ Pangburn
4.21.17
music video

Santigold Taps Kara Walker for a Silhouette-ified Music Video

Santigold and Kara Walker play with shadow puppets in the recording artist’s latest music video directed by Ari Marcopoulos.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.24.16
Music

This Music Video Will Test Your Movie IQ

Can you guess all 49 famous movie posters in Ulysse Thevenon's music video for Spectre's "Shadows"?
Francesca Capossela
7.7.16
Art

Immersive Dream Installations Ask Viewers to Slow Down

With her light and shadow based installations, Elisa Artesero puts the subconscious and the ethereal on display.
Eva Recinos
5.18.16
Art

Throwing Shade—Literally—At the World’s Greatest Art

Artist Ana Prvački has made shadows of the art world’s most expensive works and is selling them for a fraction of their auction value as a form of commentary.
Andrew Nunes
1.21.16
Art

Enter an Audiovisual Void Made of Shadows

Try not to get lost in Visiophone's new installation.
Beckett Mufson
12.10.15
Art

Sculpted Shadows Turn a Gallery into a Walk-In Illusion

'SHADOVVS' fills the 886 Geary Gallery with bright graphic cross-sections and mind-bending modular constructs.
Sami Emory
8.20.15
Art

This Flickering Shadow Installation Changes with the Wind

It's a soothing cocktail of shade in HC Gilje's latest take on rotating light, "Flimmer."
Beckett Mufson
5.5.15
Art

Kermit the Frog Becomes Miss Piggy (Just Add Milk!)

Swap your morning cereal for a serving of Drzach & Suchy's shadow casting panels.
Sami Emory
5.5.15
Art

99 Knives Cut a Surprisingly Comforting Message Out of Shadows

Azerbaijani shadow artist Rashad Alakbarov brings a sharp new work to the Venice Biennale.
Beckett Mufson
4.27.15