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Archived Since:February 16, 2011

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A Handy Beginner’s Guide to Urban Light Projection

7 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The Center for Urban Intervention Research recently released its first printed book, A Manual for Urban Projection, to illustrate the potentials of projection, particularly in urban spaces, whether sanctioned or not.

Digital Distractions: Sleepwalking, Glitches, and Junk Mail

7 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

In a new monthly series, we’re highlighting a few games, apps, and interactive digital experiences recommended for the art crowd. For September, here's a simulation of an Italian Renaissance painting guild, a Surrealist puzzler, a glitchy Pac-Man, and the most thought-provoking game on junk mail yet.

There’s a New Art Reality TV Show for Us to Hatewatch

9 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Just when you thought art-related reality TV programming couldn't get any worse... it has!

City Council Bill Could Limit NYC’s Landmarking Power

14 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

At a public hearing next Wednesday, New York City Council's Committee on Land Use will consider a bill that would majorly impact landmarking in the city.

The Bauhaus Connection in Google’s New Logo

14 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

When the news broke yesterday that Google had a brand new logo — the biggest change to its visual identity since its inception in 1998 — the design twitterverse exploded with commentary about the thickness of the new letterforms and their conspicuous lack of serifs.

NYC’s Governors Island Art Fair Welcomes Visitors Every Weekend in September

14 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

The annual Governors Island Art Fair (GIAF), which features the work of emerging artists from around the region and across the globe, opens this Saturday, September 5 and continues every Saturday and Sunday in September.

A Chess Set in Homage to Marcel Duchamp, with Mustaches

15 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Last year artists Scott Kildall and Bryan Cera collaborated on a project called "Readymake: Duchamp Chess Pieces," which reconstructed a chess set designed by Marcel Duchamp with a 3D printer.

New Zealanders Embarrassed by Finalists for National Flag and Banknote Redesigns

16 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

New Zealand is attempting to rebrand itself to better convey its national identity and cultural heritage, but those efforts aren't going as smoothly as one would hope.

The Raw and Stylish Designs of 20th-Century American Protest Posters

17 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Three uptown cultural institutions in New York City this summer have had significant exhibitions devoted to the history of art and social activism. Taken together, they paint an arresting portrait of the role of artists in affecting social change.

Arlene Shechet’s Unified Theory of Ceramics

19 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

BOSTON — The ads for Arlene Shechet's exhibition All at Once have been intriguing and unsettling.

Did Cooper Union Just Get a Second Chance?

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

They said it couldn't be done, but today's announcement by the Committee to Save Cooper Union (CSCU) suggests that the turmoil that has engulfed the beloved Manhattan university may be coming to an end.

Finding Refuge at a Ball-Pit Beach Inside a Museum

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

WASHINGTON, DC — If that video of pro surfer Mick Fanning’s near shark attack kept you out of the water this summer, you can still get some fin-free beach time in before Labor Day at the National Building Museum.

Crimes of the Art

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

On this week’s art crime blotter: a Spanish town replaces a prehistoric tomb with a picnic table, Cossacks destroy a Mephistopheles sculpture, San Francisco sues a graffiti writer, and more.

Found Photographs Show How Couples Light It Up During Chinese Weddings

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

There are nearly as many smokers in China as there are Americans in the United States. That staggering statistic might help explain the central role cigarettes play in traditional Chinese weddings.

From Beach Sandals to Ghost Nets, Artists Confront the Plastic Pollution of the Oceans

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

The rotating current of the North Pacific Gyre contains in its ocean vortex a cloud of plastic debris constantly moving below the surface, a marine hazard nicknamed the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

At Venice Biennale, Artists Stage a Pageant for Precarious Workers in Abu Dhabi

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

VENICE — When I arrived in Venice three weeks ago, I immediately headed to the tip of the Donsoduro to S.a.L.E. docks, a contemporary art space run by artist and activist Marco Baravalle. As part of its Biennale programming, the GULF Labor was set to have the Precarious Workers Pageant that evening.

ArtRx LA

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

LOS ANGELES — This week, a group show tackles ocean pollution, a documentary on the photographer who shot Che screens, camp and kitsch comes to 356 Mission with the Seth Bogart Show, and more.

Discovery of an Ancient Greek Palace Reveals Fragments of a Lost Language

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

The Greek Ministry of Culture announced on August 25 that since 2009, archaeologists at a Mycenaean palace on Aghios Vassilios Hill on Greece's Sparta plain have unearthed numerous artifacts.

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