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Faith Holland In honor of the GIF's 30th anniversary, GIPHY is launching a physical show featuring the work of 30 GIF artists called Time_Frame. 151 artworks and installations from well-known artists such as Lorna Mills, Faith Holland,...Show More Summary
Is a picture worth ten million words? That’s the question we’re faced with when considering the out-of-proportion reaction to a recent photo of Kathy Griffin holding the decapitated head of President Donald Trump. Enough commentary has poured across social, mainstream, and fringe media to fill a small library. Show More Summary
MoMA’s latest expansion, set to wrap-up in 2019, will add galleries, more public space, and extend what’s arguably the museum’s sole architectural icon—the Bauhaus staircase. Coinciding with this renovation, MoMA is aiming to diversify its collection and programming. Show More Summary
In honor of tomorrow's discussion on animated GIFs by Museum of Moving Image commissioned artists, Lorna Mills, Rafia Santana and Matt DiVito, we're showcasing Rafia Santana's NSFW dick GIF. As has been mentioned previously on AFC, Santana is one of the rare digital artists exploring the vernacular of race, advertising and pop culture. Show More Summary
This Memorial Day, John Sims hosted a fiery funeral for the Confederate Flag in Detroit. He aims to make this a cathartic annual tradition.
[caption id="attachment_83129" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Sam Durant's "Scaffold" is being disassembled by the Walker Art Center because it offends people. Image credit: ANTHONY SOUFFLE[/caption] Are these the world’s best outdoor sculpture parks? I have a hard time lumping the Brooklyn Bridge Park in this list. Show More Summary
This pretty much sums up the Internet right now. Via Swear Trek.
We're looking at a pretty light week for events coming out of Memorial Day weekend. The good news here is that while there maybe fewer openings and talks to attend there's no shortage of quality. Start your week today by visiting the SVA Computer Art thesis show and leave time on Wednesday for a performance by M6 of Meredeth Monk compositions. Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_83113" align="aligncenter" width="640"] A detail from Jeff Gillette's oil painting "Bandra Brown," 2017. (Deborah Vankin / Los Angeles Times)[/caption] I (Michael) interviewed Raúl de Nieves ahead of his upcoming...Show More Summary
Donald Trump has a notoriously weird handshake that only Justin Trudeau has been able to successfully beat. Until today, that is. Newly elected French president Emmanuel Macron countered Trump's death-grip in a minor arm-wrestling match...Show More Summary
This Saturday, a group of artists is throwing a pop-up studio sale at 56 Bogart Street. All of the work will be priced for under $100, making this a rare opportunity to snatch some affordable pieces from emerging artists. Dubbed BegShow More Summary
Donald, Melania, and Ivanka Trump paid an extremely awkward visit to the Pope this week, and the only ones who seemed to enjoy themselves were everyone on the internet. This is the latest in a string of GIF-able, meme-able moments from...Show More Summary
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Joey Falsetta's photo of Amanda Lepore (L) and Platon's photo of a Philip Treacy headdress for Alexander McQueen (R) are two of the works on display at Modern Love Club's "Men I Love and...Show More Summary
From 2009-2011, artist Rodell Warner set up a private photobooth at Trinidad and Tobago's Erotic Art Week where visitors could take anonymous (or not) selfies in GIF form. The results are basically what one would expect, with some creative...Show More Summary
The Maryland Film Festival has a glorious permanent home in a formerly abandoned theater. Of course, as all happenings in Baltimore tend to be, it's restoration hasn't been without controversy.
“It’s curious that the intellectual and artistic community transforms its aesthetic unease or personal disgust into a longing for a type of patriarchal and pre-modern moral authority,” Cuauhtémoc Medina, chief curator of Mexico City’s MUAC, speaking about the controversy surrounding Jill Magid’s exhibition at that institution. Show More Summary
In honor of the return of Twin Peaks we bring you this animated GIF courtesy of Matthew Divito.
Prospect, the New Orleans biennial conceived and founded by curator Dan Cameron, now transformed into a triennial has announced its artist list for Prospect.4 2017. The list, put together by Artistic Director Trevor Schoonmaker, (ofShow More Summary
[caption id="attachment_83071" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Buckminster Fuller – Dome Over Manhattan (1961)[/caption] Auctionata is finally kicking the bucket. [Press Release via artnet News] Just what this city needs—a new survey show of contemporary art. Show More Summary
The world needs a quantum physicist to explain how Mondays work. Time moves slower. The body feels somehow less rested than it does after a full week of work. Three cups of coffee can't accomplish what one does any other day of the week. I don't know what this grumpy thing is, but it's definitely the Monday mascot.