There's an entire genre of videos on the internet dedicated to people destroying pricy electronics. It happens every time a new iPhone comes out and it has expanded to other gadgets. Today, one of the links flying around the photography...Show More Summary
GIFs by the author via, via We're not sure exactly how Grand Theft Auto became the wunderkind of machinima and gaming art, but with the latest Star Wars landspeeder mod that's been sweeping YouTube, we've never been happier. YouTubeShow More Summary
In April 2016, South African artist William Kentridge will unveil “Triumphs and Laments,” a 550-meter (~1,804 feet) frieze along the embankment of Rome’s Tiber River.
Poetry, Careerism & Institutions: These concepts are often talked about but usually behind closed doors. The writers in this roundtable haven’t necessarily reached solutions or conclusions, but we wanted to publicly articulate some of the taboo details involved in such discussion. We hope our efforts spark larger conversations, foster awareness and enable writers to make […]
Screencap via Last night Wes Craven, the beloved creator of classic horror standards Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the 13th, and Scream succumbed to brain cancer at age 76. He leaves behind a rich legacy of shock, awe, and endlessly doing his own thing. Show More Summary
The main stage 2013, courtesy of Defqon.1 Defqon.1 is Australia’s largest hardstyle festival. Next month more than 20,000 hardcore techno, hard house, and hard trance fans (self-described “weekend warriors”) will make the pilgrimage to the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith. Show More Summary
Screencaps via I used to get jealous watching actors half-heartedly chuck plates against walls in anguish—I wanted to throw those plates, too. I wanted that feeling of reckless abandon, that ability to break shit without consequences. Show More Summary
The production by Sebastian Baumgarten is the type of regietheater that’s not a rethinking or reconstruction, but just a hot mess.
[caption id="attachment_74464" align="aligncenter" width="640"] A still to be titled series by Marsha Owett[/caption] The Bass Museum of Art is hiring a curator and curatorial assistant. This would pretty much be the best workplace: imagine leaving the office and stepping across the street to the sands of Miami Beach. Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY — “I’ll just keep on... till I get it right,” croons Tammy Wynette’s melancholy, droning voice to viewers as they enter Mexico City’s LABOR gallery.
On this day in 1056 Empress Theodora became ill, dying suddenly a few days later, without children to succeed the throne, ending the Macedonian dynasty.
I love learning from smart marketers who are using data to analyze what actually works in selling books. In today’s show, Ricci Wolman shares some brilliant tips based on extensive sales data through Freebooksy, Bargainbooksy and more. In the intro I mention the first Createspace print on demand book to hit the bestseller lists, perhaps […]
Anna Netrebko adds yet another veristic aria to her burgeoning repertoire: "L'altra notte in fondo al mare" from Boito's Mefistofele.
Born on this day in 1797 author Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley.
Composites by The Creators Project Netherlands Your "nice-guy" attitude might not help you make it in the art world: sometimes, someone else will get filthy rich off your stroke of genius. There are hundreds of examples of artists and...Show More Summary
Anna Kisselgoff has written a nice tribute to Johan Renvall in an obituary that will appear in Sunday's NYT print edition. It's online now here. Yet as critics across the country noted, Mr. Renvall’s gifts went far beyond pyrotechnics. Antony...
According to an ancient American legend, on this day in 1896 the Chinese-American dish chop suey was created in New York City by the Cantonese chef of Chinese Ambassador Li Hung-Chang.
It has everything: transgender muses, planted hecklers, Offenbach, serendipitous allusions to Caitlyn Jenner, reassigned music and the origin of the world.
Pixar has released a free online course to explain the science and technology behind its approach to making computer-generated animated films. The interactive course covers most of the math-based aspects of the production pipeline, such...Show More Summary
In Outlet's group exhibition Sight | Site | Cite, "site specificity" seems to have lost its relevance. Instead, artists try their hand at nomadic placemaking through gregarious or personal gestures.