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Archived Since:February 16, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Hunting for the Magic Mushrooms of Ancient East Asian Art

4 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

A Mushroom Perspective on Sacred Geography explores the visual history of the lingzhi mushroom in art from China, Japan, and Korea. The post Hunting for the Magic Mushrooms of Ancient East Asian Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Watch the British Library Digitize One of the World’s Largest Books

4 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The 1660 Klencke Atlas is taller than most people, and now its rare maps are easily accessible online. The post Watch the British Library Digitize One of the World’s Largest Books appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Mark Bradford Claims New York Times Published Photos of His Work Without Permission

5 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The article, published earlier this week, includes images of unfinished works that will be included in his solo show at the Venice Biennale. The post Mark Bradford Claims New York Times Published Photos of His Work Without Permission appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Vito Acconci, the Audacious Artist and Experimental Architect, Dies at 77

5 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

For a little under two decades, Acconci produced strikingly original and impressionable art, before abandoning it for experimental architecture and design. The post Vito Acconci, the Audacious Artist and Experimental Architect, Dies at 77 appeared first on Hyperallergic.

An International Exhibition Imagines an Intersectional Future

8 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The pieces in Transparency Shade build the aesthetics of a hybrid world, where identities are blurred and cultural or racial dichotomies dissolved. The post An International Exhibition Imagines an Intersectional Future appeared first on Hyperallergic.

NFL Draft Blocks Access to Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Iconic Stairs

9 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

For the past two weeks, as the NFL has erected a huge stage for its 2017 draft on the front steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, making access to the area very difficult. The post NFL Draft Blocks Access to Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Iconic Stairs appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The Early-20th-Century Photographer Who Magnified the Alien Beauty of Plants

9 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Using a homemade camera, Karl Blossfeldt captured the sculptural details of plants, from the geometry of a seed pod to the alien curl of a fern. The post The Early-20th-Century Photographer Who Magnified the Alien Beauty of Plants appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Meteorologists: Munch Was Mad for Mother-of-Pearl Clouds When He Made “The Scream”

10 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

In a new study, three scientists claim that Edvard Munch's iconic image was inspired by nacreous clouds, a rare meteorological phenomenon. The post Meteorologists: Munch Was Mad for Mother-of-Pearl Clouds When He Made “The Scream” appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Photos Evoke the Terror and Hope of the Underground Railroad

11 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

For her new book, Jeanine Michna-Bales photographed 100 sites along the Underground Railroad under cover of darkness. The post Photos Evoke the Terror and Hope of the Underground Railroad appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Spectacular Cross Section of Contemporary Indian Art

13 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Visions from India, the newest exhibition from the Pizzuti Collection, is a celebration of material abundance. The post A Spectacular Cross Section of Contemporary Indian Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Redesigned Floor at the New-York Historical Society Helps Illuminate the City’s Past

14 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

On April 29, the museum will reopen its fourth floor with a Gallery of Tiffany Lamps, Center for Women's History, and new space for permanent collection highlights. The post A Redesigned Floor at the New-York Historical Society Helps Illuminate the City’s Past appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Art Movements

16 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week in art news: Iraqi troops recaptured the ancient city of Hatra from ISIS, President Trump ordered a review of national monument designations, and a set of uncanny sleeping masks won the Rijksmuseum’s design contest. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The Political, Pornographic, Experimental World of Public Access TV

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

At BRIC House, Public Access/Open Networks will feed your nostalgia for channel-surfing. The post The Political, Pornographic, Experimental World of Public Access TV appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Searing Show Commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the 1992 LA Uprising

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Re-Imagine Justice at the Community Coalition takes a deeper look at the causes of the uprising while highlighting current issues of injustice and inequality. The post A Searing Show Commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the 1992 LA Uprising appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Glimpses of Laurie Simmons’s Life and Art in Her First Feature Film

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Laurie Simmons’s new feature film, My Art, screening at the Tribeca Film Festival, includes many metafictional nods to the artist's real life. The post Glimpses of Laurie Simmons’s Life and Art in Her First Feature Film appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The Liberation of ’90s R&B Divas

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

In her solo show at American Medium, E. Jane reconsiders the musical genre as a site of black freedom. The post The Liberation of ’90s R&B Divas appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Metropolitan Museum May Start Charging Admission to Out-of-Towners

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

The museum is in talks with municipal officials about potentially charging tourists a mandatory admission fee. The post Metropolitan Museum May Start Charging Admission to Out-of-Towners appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Photographer’s Images of a Changing Seoul After the Korean War

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

An exhibition at ICP at Mana showcases the pictures made by Han Youngsoo upon returning from the front line. The post A Photographer’s Images of a Changing Seoul After the Korean War appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Two Art Projects Help You Fax Your Discontent to Politicians

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Through Artifax and Post Fax, constituents can send lawmakers and their staffers messages of support for the NEA and a more progressive agenda. The post Two Art Projects Help You Fax Your Discontent to Politicians appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Public Programs for Robert Stadler at the Noguchi Museum

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Solid Doubts: Robert Stadler at The Noguchi Museum is the museum’s first exhibition in which a contemporary designer’s work is installed in tandem with Isamu Noguchi’s sculptures. The post Public Programs for Robert Stadler at the Noguchi Museum appeared first on Hyperallergic.

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