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A View from the Easel

2 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

CHICAGO — Artist studios in Annapolis, Boston, Inglewood, San Diego, and Kennewick.

Dining with Contemporary Artists and Designers

2 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

What does your favorite artist like to eat for dinner?

The Many Lives of Leonard Nimoy: Artist, Collector, Vulcan

2 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Leonard Nimoy, the actor whose name and face were synonymous with Star Trek's Spock, died this morning at the age of 83.

The Intimate Duality of Human Behavior

5 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

HUDSON, New York — Surrounded by Thomas Micchelli's works in the John Davis Gallery yesterday, with my back to the gallery's back wall, I became transfixed by two paintings that throbbed with a rich purple that glowed as if lit by the winter dusk.

Art Movements

5 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week in art news: The Barnes discovers two new Cézannes, the US returns a stolen Picasso to France, and a professional basketball team drops $8 million on a Koons.

The Philosophical Anxiety Behind #TheDress Controversy

8 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The dress controversy is compelling because it touches, however unsophisticatedly, on some of the oldest and most difficult questions in philosophy of mind.

Dress Color Controversy Engulfs the Internet

8 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Perhaps it doesn’t take Kim Kardashian’s bare bottom to #BreaktheInternet. An image of a perfectly innocent lace sheath dress has made its way around the internet — no bare bottoms or exposed skin in sight — as its colors have become the subject of heated debate.

Real Estate Company Will Relocate Galleries in Brooklyn’s Dumbo Neighborhood

8 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The lion's share of the art galleries in Brooklyn's Dumbo neighborhood, long housed along a hallway on the second floor of 111 Front Street, will move this spring.

The Dystopian Possibilities of a Drawing Machine

12 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

For all those who could never quite manage a straight line in Drawing 101, Saurabh Datta may have an answer.

An Experimental Performance Captures Prison, Neglects Inmates

12 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

ALBUQUERQUE — Carlos Contreras glares down from the stage at Tricklock Performance Laboratory, animated and preaching into the mic like the National Poetry Slam champion that he is.

From Creepy Kids’ Books to Puckish Erotica, an Illustrator’s Improbable Oeuvre

12 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

French illustrator Tomi Ungerer has worn many hats, none of them obviously compatible with any of the others. A cartoonist, political satirist, and illustrator of both children’s books and sadomasochistic erotica, he has designed a cat-shaped kindergarten for a German school and condoms for a French safe-sex campaign.

Astrological Aesthetics: March 2015 Horoscopes

17 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Welcome to Hyperallergic's new horoscopes — offering astrological advice for artists and art types, in art terms, every month.

Robert Moses’s Two-Faced Legacy Gets the Comic Book Treatment

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Robert Moses was never elected to a major office in New York City, but he completely altered the topography of the metropolis through three decades of construction projects.

From Manhattan Doorsteps to Brooklyn Living Rooms, a Photographic Map of 1970s New York

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Two 1970s photography series that chronicled the urban landscapes of New York City are now accessible on interactive maps through the New York Public Library's ongoing Photo Geographies project.

Dump Your Bad Art at the Museum

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Artist Patrick Brill, better known as Bob and Roberta Smith, has taken over a wing of MoMA PS1’s second floor; however, his own art only makes up a fraction of the show.

Will the Dutch Pay to Fix Bernini Fountain Trashed by Soccer Hooligans?

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

In advance of soccer teams Feyenoord and AS Roma facing off again tonight, the Dutch Senate has said that its government should pay for the restoration of the Bernini fountain damaged by Feyenoord fans in Rome last week.

ISIS Destroys Mosul Museum Collection and Ancient Assyrian Statues

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

A video released on Thursday by ISIS shows members of the terrorist organization destroying ancient Assyrian artifacts at the Mosul Museum and the nearby Niveneh archaeological site.

Centuries of Collecting the Curious and Macabre through Digital Storytelling

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

John Tradescant founded Britain's first museum in the 17th century on a collection of mermaid hands, natural history specimens, and a purported piece of the crucifix.

Arts Nonprofits Pool Their Know-How to Tackle Non-Artsy Problems

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

New York City, for all its wealthy patrons, charitable foundations, and municipal support systems, is a treacherous place for arts non-profits.

“This Airplane Unfolded into a Poem I’ve Since Destroyed” by Natalie Eilbert

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Our poetry editor, Joe Pan, has selected a new poem by Natalie Eilbert for his series that brings original poetry to the screens of Hyperallergic readers.

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