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On Film’s Alter-Cinematic Experience, An Interview with Trevor Tweeten

3 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Trevor Tweeten's new piece "Running in Eight Directions" (2013–15) is part of a two-person exhibition with Clive Murphy, titled II Machines, currently on view at the Knockdown Center.

The Visual Tricks That Make a Poster Give You Pause

4 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Some posters pause you mid-stride, others disappear into the background like so much white noise.

USC7 Respond to Roski School Dean as Faculty Weigh In

5 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

LOS ANGELES —The seven first-year MFA students who dropped out of the University of Southern California's Roski School of Art and Design have issued a statement in response to last week's letter from Dean Erica Muhlo, rejecting her offer of a two-year leave of absence.

In the Bay Area, Adjuncts and Artists Unite to Unionize

7 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

SAN FRANCISCO — It is no longer a stretch to draw connections between adjunct professors and other workers in the service economy. The corporate university model is deeply invested in the notion that treating all of its employees as disposable labor can maximize profits.

Reuse and Replenish: The Turn Toward Environmentally Conscious Art

7 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

KANSAS CITY — Survival is civilization’s greatest inspiration.

Art Movements

10 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week in art news: The Suicide Girls sell their Instagram prints for charity in response to Richard Prince's appropriation of their posts, Maya Angelou's art collection heads to auction, and artist Darren Cullen announced plans for an anti-Margaret Thatcher museum in London.

Shepard Fairey Has Lost All Hope in Obama

11 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

In the seven years since Shepard Fairey created what might be, to date, the most iconic artwork of the century — the "Hope" poster for Barack Obama's 2008 US presidential campaign — its subject has had to make a lot of compromises and its creator has lost a lot of hope.

New Fund Aims to Help Persecuted Artists

14 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

On Tuesday, the Institute of International Education announced a three-year pilot program that will provide artists "who face persecution in their home countries" with fellowships at universities and art centers "in countries where they can safely continue their work."

The Maximalist World of a Collective Art Dream

14 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Stepping into the fantastical world of I won’t wait for grey hairs and worldly cares to soften my views is like going through a portal, entering a delirious space of a collective dream.

Sum of the Arts

16 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Number of Water Lilies paintings destroyed by Monet just before a 1908 exhibition = 15

Artist Confronts Our Fear of Strangers with Intimate Daily Gestures

17 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

George Ferrandi rides the subway. As passengers push and squeeze and avert their eyes, Ferrandi relaxes her joints and muscles, relinquishing any discomfort or fear that might linger in her posture.

Astrological Aesthetics: June 2015 Horoscopes

19 hours agoArts : Hyperallergic

Hyperallergic’s horoscopes offer astrological advice for artists and art types, in art terms, every month.

Tomb-Raiding Archaeologists Arrested in Chinese Antiquities Trafficking Bust

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Four archaeologists were among nearly 200 people from six Chinese provinces recently arrested for raiding ancient tombs and selling an estimated $80 million worth of antiquities on the black market, the Beijing Times reported.

Threatened LA Googie Landmark Is Saved

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

LOS ANGELES — Architectural preservationists won a major victory last week, when the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to designate Norms La Cienega as a Historic-Cultural Monument.

How the Space Race Altered Art in the Americas

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Space exploration and the science fiction imagination of alien encounters out in the stars reached their peak of optimistic possibility between the 1940s and 1970s, culminating with the first moon landing in 1969.

Boston Art Prize Disappoints by Snubbing Local Artists

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

BOSTON — There is no actual historical evidence to support the idea that Jesús Malverde ever existed, and stories of Mexico’s “Robin Hood-like bandit” seem likely to have been fabricated over time, embellished, and then mainlined directly into the central nervous system of narco-culture thug life.

A Novel Comes to Life as a Warped Sculptural Wonderland

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

At the beginning of next month, Chris Larson’s installation at the Soap Factory will serve as a set for an original opera composed by Anthony Gatto, based on Flannery O’Connor’s novel Wise Blood.

The Hollows Artspace Celebrates Its First Year with ‘Auto-Chemistry,’ Opening June 3

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

The Hollows Artspace — founded in October 2014 in Bushwick, Brooklyn — will open its third exhibition on Wednesday, June 3, from 6 to 10pm.

Reframing Ivory Coast’s Long-Anonymous Master Sculptors

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

PARIS — One can easily mistake ghosts of the past for the modern. Most of us have only a vague and superficial idea that West African sculpture’s symbolic force has an crucial place in the history of Modern Art.

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