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light art

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.
Diana Shi
3.5.17
Art

The Disco Ball Has Had Enough Tyranny, Thank You Very Much

Installation art, collage, and glam rock combine in Marc Camille Chaimowicz's immersive exhibit.
Diana Shi
10.1.16
Art

Submit Your Art to This Crowd-Sourced Zine Time Capsule

If you're a NY-based artist, here's a chance to be published.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.10.16
Art

UND3RGR0UND L0V3R5: The Play That Takes Place in a Twitter DM

Poet Sophia Le Fraga discusses translating French theater into tweets and text messages.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
11.27.15
Art

A Mechanical Sculpture Reframes the Legacy of Mexican Migrant Workers

An outlawed farming tool from the 1940s serves as the building block for rewriting the history of Mexican migrants in the US.
Reuben Torres
10.7.15
Film

The Story of a Life, Told in 1,000,000 Movie Stills

“I had always heard your entire life flashes in front of your eyes the second before you die.”
Anya Tchoupakov
10.6.15
Film

Sand Paintings Are the New Lava Lamps

Joey Shanks creates picturesque landscapes using just sand, air, water, and pure camera wizardry.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.2.15
Art

What's Wrong with a Pope Made Out of Condoms?

'Eggs Benedict,' a 17,000-condom portrait by Niki Johnson, is only the most recent in a legacy of controversial art with religious iconography.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
6.30.15
Music

Introducing the Phenakistomixer: A Turntable That Lets You DJ Live Animations

Talking to to Vesna Krebs—a.k.a. VJ MissTake—about the Phenakistomixer, her mixed-media live visual performance invention.
Sami Emory
4.24.15
My Favourite Book

Predicting the Digital Apocalypse: An Interview with Douglas Coupland

How Eric Hobsbawm and Marshall McLuhan influenced Doug's latest non-fiction work, 'The Age of Earthquakes.'
Amelia Abraham
4.20.15
Art

The Original Creators: Sol LeWitt

We take a look at some iconic artists from numerous disciplines who have left an enduring and indelible mark on today’s creators.
Julia Kaganskiy
4.4.11