VISUALS

Premieres

James Supercave's "Come Alone" Video Is a Solo Trip Into Psych-Pop Bliss

The LA oddities have returned to spread their strange, psychedelic gospel.
Andrea Domanick
9.26.18
Animation

This Animation Pioneer Turned Music into Pure Light

Mary Ellen Bute is the experimental artist we need right now.
Maya-Roisin Slater
5.14.17
Features

Nitemind Wants to Control Your Senses

This weekend the Brooklyn visual collective will partner their Flatland installation alongside beatless performances by Lawrence English, DJ Richard, and more.
Jesse Weiss
3.23.17
Film

​This Haunting Survivor Artwork Depicts the Horror of Nuclear Weapons

These illustrations by atom bomb survivors are a chilling reminder of the visceral power of visual storytelling.
Meghan Neal
4.21.16
Art

Watch a Czech Planetarium Transform into a Mythic Light Show

Instead of the sky, INITI gives you an acid trip.
Beckett Mufson
1.6.16
Art

How Memorable Is Your Image? Now There's an App for That

Scientists at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have developed an algorithm that predicts the memorability of any picture.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.18.15
video

This Video Shrinks You Down to the Surface of a Soap Bubble

ASMR for your eyes and ears.
Clinton Nguyen
11.3.15
Reviews

'Psychedelic Space' Turns the Chemistry of Mind-Altering Drugs Into Art

Kelsey Brookes's new tome Psychedelic Space provides a highly unique peek at one of the most unseeable areas of science: chemistry.
Thobey Campion
9.23.15
Film

Japanese Animator's Characters Melt Together with Stunning Flow

Females, fish, and flowers fuse in Masanobu Hiraoka's newest animated short film.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.29.15
Stuff

What's It Like to Hallucinate from Sleep Deprivation?

A look at the science behind the psychosis.
Edward Richards
6.30.15
Music

Inside Ratatat's Anatomically Incorrect Coachella Visuals

Whether on the small screen or one of the biggest festival stages of the year, Zolloc makes GIFs that we can't look away from.
Beckett Mufson
4.20.15
Words

Ultramajic's Pilar Zeta: "There is a Severe Lack of Visual Style in Music Right Now"

The techno label is fighting back, one print at a time.
Jemayel Khawaja
2.20.15
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