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This week, Warhol's first self-portrait goes to auction, Sam Durant speaks about "Scaffold," India's problem with architectural preservation, Zadie Smith on black pain, the six people who created "Silence = Death," and more. The post Required Reading appeared first on Hyperallergic.
"Which came first, the intestine or the tapeworm?" The post Weekend Words: Tape appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Peter Shear is working through every form of abstraction, figuring out what paint can do. The post The Homages and Inventions of a Self-Taught Painter appeared first on Hyperallergic.
He resists institutional notions of what an abstract painting can be. The post The Case for Tom Burckhardt appeared first on Hyperallergic.
What good can political art do? The post Decoding the Trump Regime appeared first on Hyperallergic.
An exhibition sheds new light on the Chicago recluse’s most disturbing images. The post The Sexual Ambiguity of Henry Darger’s Vivian Girls appeared first on Hyperallergic.
New albums by four indie-rock bands recycle and repurpose decades-old sounds, sometimes striking out and sometimes succeeding. The post Trapped by Tropes: Spoon, The New Pornographers, Alt-J, Charly Bliss appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Two group shows make the case that, even at its most innocuous, water still poses hidden dangers. The post The Contested Histories of Water appeared first on Hyperallergic.
What if Abstract Expressionism never happened? The post The Open-Ended Narratives of a Small Museum appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center is presenting A Vision of Resistance: Peter Nestler, the first large retrospective dedicated to the filmmaker in the US. The post A German Filmmaker Who Captured the Poetics of Labor and the Legacy of Fascism appeared first on Hyperallergic.
A new private museum has taken over a former Masonic lodge in LA and transformed it into a 55,000-square-foot contemporary art venue. The post Inside LA’s Newest Art Museum, the Private Foundation of Fashion Moguls appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Tamaki talks about her latest book, Boundless, working solo, and how she’s found support in the comics community. The post “Short Stories Are More Liberating”: Jillian Tamaki on Her New Comics Collection appeared first on Hyperaller...
This week in art news: the 12th-century Grand Al-Nuri Mosque was destroyed in Mosul, Leonardo DiCaprio handed over Picasso and Basquiat paintings implicated in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad fund scandal, and an anonymous artist painted bathing suits on Antony Gormley's beach figures. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Lucy Sparrow's 8 'till late sold all the items you'd expect from a convenience store — only each one was hand cut, stitched, and painted. The post An Artist’s Felt Bodega Is So Successful It Sells Out appeared first on Hyperallergic...
Under Rep. Nydia Velázquez's new bill, arts workers who provide services to seniors, children, or adolescents would qualify for $10,000 of student loan forgiveness. The post New York Congresswoman Proposes Student Loan Relief for Arts Workers appeared first on Hyperallergic.
At a screening of his work at the New Museum, the artist failed to acknowledge the privilege that lets him reduce violence to an aesthetic form. The post Jordan Wolfson Evades the Politics of His Violent Images appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Before it's razed, 140 Essex Street is hosting a one-weekend exhibition featuring 10 murals by 10 artists. The post Artists Fill a Lower East Side Building with Murals Before It’s Demolished appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Wong spent 30 years in the film industry, though racial attitudes of the time kept his contributions unacknowledged until the 21st century. The post A Documentary on Tyrus Wong, a Long-Ignored Illustrator for Disney and Warner Bros appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Maudie, directed by Aisling Walsh, offers a complex portrait of a woman who resided on the literal edges of society and had no formal training, but lived and breathed her painting. The post A Biopic Tells the Unlikely Story of Folk Artist Maud Lewis appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Old sketchbooks conjure up memories of the past that resonate today. The post Discovering Old Sketchbooks from Timbuktu appeared first on Hyperallergic.