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Berlin-based, NYC-born artist Dusty Whistles practices a purpose-driven drag that blends futuristic post-gender, post-human iterations with front line political messaging. In Berlin, where mainstream drag can be boiled down to two show...Show More Summary
AHHH! Patrick Stewart in drag looks so much like Kellyanne Conway it’s freaking me out. Please tell me there’s an SNL appearance planned. [ 22 Words ] I keep thinking we have to be done with the Dana Schutz Open Casket controversy and then something else comes out on the subject. Show More Summary
Hey, even Sean Young had bad days filming the role that defined her career. (Actually, rumor has it, a lot of bad days.) So cheer up illogical healthcare haters! As for the rest of us who like going to the doctor: we dodged a bullet. One...Show More Summary
There’s plenty of good stuff to do this week, starting with a Felix Gonzalez-Torres book launch reception at the Whitney Monday night. Carla Gannis has a book launch of her own Tuesday night at the Pratt library, including augmented-reality elements. Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_82134" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Gallerist Lydia Pettit with her dog Ruby. By J.M. Giordano for City Paper.[/caption] City Paper asked some of their writers and friends to pose for awkward portraits with their pets, by photographer J.M. Show More Summary
Sometimes it seems like we're just taking the same pose, over and over again. Other times, we're remaking re-imagining poses entirely.
New York's arts organizations stand to lose big time under Trump's NEA-gutting budget. New York taxpayers are already losing big time while footing the bill for the Trump family's security owing to the First Lady's decision to remain in her Manhattan penthouse. We wondered: just how much art could you fund with a few hours of Melania's security detail?
We can’t even keep up with all the Schutz controversy. A fake letter by Schutz saying piece should be taken down was circulated and then debunked. Now there are complaints that Hannah Black, the artist who wrote the letter demandingShow More Summary
All tea, all shade. We haven't seen a party this indecisive since we started picking out outfits for our upcoming Goth Opera.
Seven small spray bottles labeled “Trigger Spray” and a packet of tissues emblazoned with “Your Feelings Are Valid” sit on a pedestal in a back corner of the Whitney Houston Biennial at Chashama. In a silly sendup of trigger warnings and safe spaces, the corresponding label for the work by Elana Langer lists humor along with the other materials. Show More Summary
The GOP house is set to vote on the new health insurance bill. Hardliners are pressing for the elimination federal requirements that health care companies provide basic benefits like maternity care, emergency services and wellness clinics. Show More Summary
What happens when you pair the graphic design of Erik Seidenglanz & Partners and the conceptual art of Play Play Play, INC? You get a lot of NSFW Gifs. The most recent images take American Apparel down to size — presumably a knock on their near porn-like advertisements. Show More Summary
Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, the blogz—if you can type on the platform and you're in the art world, you've probably weighed in on the debate over Dana Schutz's painting of Emmitt Till. The painting is based on a photograph of African American Emmett Till, laid in a coffin. Show More Summary
When I went back to school for accounting, I never thought I’d get an education in healthcare. But the Affordable Care Act (ACA, aka Obamacare) forced tax preparers like me into learning about our healthcare system, because most of the...Show More Summary
Windows nostalgia hits a sweet spot for us as it's one of 8 possible backgrounds to chose while reading this site. So, naturally, we're drawn to this GIF by Anthony Antonellis, which appears to combine Windows iconography with stock powerpoint transitions. Show More Summary
When: April 18, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where: Collapsable Hole, 55 Bethune Street, New York, NY Tickets: $75-$2000 We are a people in mourning. A dark shadow has been cast from Gotham’s blackest tower, stretching across the land.Show More Summary
Émilie Régnier photos of hairstyles from the Ivory Coast are amazing. [ The Huffington Post ] Bronx Commons, an affordable housing complex coming to the Bronx along with a performance space, was supposed to include set-aside apartments for aging musicians being priced out of the borough. Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_82087" align="aligncenter" width="567"] "NEUROMARKETING"[/caption] Based on her tags on Tumblr, we'll describe Argentine artist Catalina Muñoz as a "Cyberpunk Grrrl". Her blog is full of great GIFs, including these strange tableaus of Barbie is burqas in various settings, from hot pink offices to doll houses. Show More Summary
Much like Paddy's experience of the Whitney Biennial, New York's art scene this week is dominated by the political with a healthy smattering of painterly painting, ubiquitous identity politics, and the unapologetically weird. Highlights...Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_82066" align="aligncenter" width="489"] Thomas Gainsborough, “Mr. and Mrs. William Hallett,” aka “The Morning Walk.”[/caption] Marina Abramovi?, Laurie Anderson, Jasper Johns, and Cindy Sherman are among the artists who’ve signed a petition against the Trump administration’s proposed federal budget. Show More Summary