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We Finally Have a New Trailer for 'Ocean's Eight' and It Looks Cool as Hell

The star-studded, all-female reboot hits theaters on June 8.
River Donaghey
4.12.18
craftsmanship

The Met's Japanese Bamboo Art Is a Flux of Beautiful Bending

The exhibit features bamboo artists from the Japanese periods of Meiji and Taishō.
Diana Shi
6.17.17
Features

5 Surprising Musical Inspirations for Werner Herzog’s Cinema

One of them is 'The Lion King.' Another is a choir of shepherds from Sardinia.
Gabriel Herrera
5.16.17
watching the watchers

A London Police Officer Bought Malware That Can Intercept Calls, Steal Emails, And More

It’s not clear whether the malware was for personal or official use.
Joseph Cox
4.24.17
conservation lab

How to Rescue Fashion Before It Self-Destructs | Conservation Lab

Style may be eternal, but your synthetic clothing? Not so much.
Noémie Jennifer
4.18.17
virtual reality

Take a Fantastic Virtual Reality Voyage into a 500-Year-Old Gothic Sculpture

Met Cloisters in New York City is currently hosting a virtual reality experience of a miniature boxwood carving of heaven and hell.
DJ Pangburn
4.7.17
Art

The Met Just Released 375,000 Priceless Artworks into the Public Domain

America's largest museum sets free its iconic collection of paintings and sculptures.
Beckett Mufson
2.9.17
Film

A Computer Turns Home Footage into Animated Oil Paintings

A creative technologist at The MET is finding intimate new uses for neural networks.
Beckett Mufson
12.29.16
Art

Snoop Dogg Is Painting Now: Last Week In Art

Also: Two van Goghs, stolen 14 years ago, were recovered by Italian police and returned to the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
Nathaniel Ainley
10.3.16
Art

A Keith Haring Mural Is in Danger: Last Week In Art

In art news, the Met announces record high attendance amidst financial difficulties, and a Keith Haring Mural is in danger of being torn down by developers.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.8.16
Art

Leonardo DiCaprio's Art Auction Raises $45 Million: Last Week in Art

Artists included, to name just a few, Damien Hirst, James Turrell, and Adrien Brody.
Sami Emory
7.25.16
Art

Jeanette Hayes Aces the Faceswap | Insta of the Week

The Met's new contemporary art annex has become a playground for memesters and net artists.
Beckett Mufson
4.15.16
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