Blog Profile / Hyperallergic


URL :http://hyperallergic.com/
Filed Under:Arts
Posts on Regator:18041
Posts / Week:49.9
Archived Since:February 16, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Dennis Oppenheim Sculpture Is Destroyed After City Officials Claim It Has “No Artistic Value”

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

One of the last works designed by artist Dennis Oppenheim was destroyed in South Korea after the city of Busan claimed that the artwork was an "eyesore." The post Dennis Oppenheim Sculpture Is Destroyed After City Officials Claim It Has “No Artistic Value” appeared first on Hyperallergic.

apexart Invites Exhibition Proposals for Anywhere in the World, Except NYC

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

No experience required, only great ideas. Winning proposals will receive an exhibition and programming budget of $10,000 and a $2,000 honorarium for coordinators. The post apexart Invites Exhibition Proposals for Anywhere in the World, Except NYC appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The Life of Kathleen White as Told Through Her Art and Nan Goldin’s Photographs

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

A pair of exhibitions at Pioneer Works showcases Kathleen White's commemorative artworks incorporating the hair of deceased friends and Nan Goldin's photographs of White, who died in 2014. The post The Life of Kathleen White as Told Through Her Art and Nan Goldin’s Photographs appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Reading the Odyssey to My Four-Month-Old

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

I see a real connection between kids' literature and epic poetry: they're both meant to be read aloud. The post Reading the Odyssey to My Four-Month-Old appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Barbara Hammer Refuses the Male Gaze in 1970s Photographs

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Hammer came out in 1970 and her work during that period feels tied to her declaration of independence from social norms. The post Barbara Hammer Refuses the Male Gaze in 1970s Photographs appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Whitney Museum Launches Emoji Designed by Laura Owens

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Laura Owens is known primarily for her paintings, but her sculptural work will likely soon be shared and seen by countless people with the launch of a new emoji pack. Released earlier this week by the Whitney Museum, where Owens’s … The post Whitney Museum Launches Emoji Designed by Laura Owens appeared first on Hyperallergic.

How a Blind Professor Is Helping Other Sight-Impaired Museum Visitors Experience Art

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Most recently, Georgina Kleege led tours at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, where visitors handled materials that artists had used in their work. The post How a Blind Professor Is Helping Other Sight-Impaired Museum Visitors Experience Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.

For the First Time in 940 Years, the Bayeux Tapestry Will Leave France

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The Bayeux Tapestry is set to go on display in the United Kingdom, in a major loan from France that marks the first time the historic record has left the country in 940 years. The 70-meter-long artifact, which depicts the … The post For the First Time in 940 Years, the Bayeux Tapestry Will Leave France appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Christie’s Employee and Former CIA Officer Is Accused of Betraying Informants in China

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Jerry Chun Shing Lee, who was arrested as he arrived at New York's JFK airport on January 15, had been working as the head of security at Christie's Hong Kong auction house. The post Christie’s Employee and Former CIA Officer Is Accused of Betraying Informants in China appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Four More Women Allege Sexual Misconduct by Chuck Close

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

In the wake of recent sexual harassment allegations against Close, four additional women have shared the stories of their encounters with the artist — including one who says he touched her. The post Four More Women Allege Sexual Misconduct by Chuck Close appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Developer Bulldozes Frank Lloyd Wright Building as Preservationists Rushed to Save It

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The demolition, which occurred overnight on January 10, came as a shock to preservation groups who had been working to save the building. The post Developer Bulldozes Frank Lloyd Wright Building as Preservationists Rushed to Save It appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Why Google’s Art Selfie App Doesn’t Work in Texas and Illinois

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Both states have strict user privacy laws governing the use of biometric identifiers like scans of facial geometry. The post Why Google’s Art Selfie App Doesn’t Work in Texas and Illinois appeared first on Hyperallergic.

How Atlanta’s High Museum Attracted a 45% Non-White Audience

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

In an era where art museums are having trouble diversifying their audiences, the High Museum of Art is making great strides. The post How Atlanta’s High Museum Attracted a 45% Non-White Audience appeared first on Hyperallergic.

BRIC Presents Reenactment, Where Artists of Color Examine Historical Reenactment in Contemporary Art

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

This group exhibition — curated by Jenny Gerow, Assistant Curator at BRIC —will examine the aesthetics and politics of historical reenactment in contemporary art. The post BRIC Presents Reenactment, Where Artists of Color Examine Historical Reenactment in Contemporary Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.

How Fashion Has Constricted Women’s Bodies Over 250 Years

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

An exhibit at the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology looks at society's obsession with the body through garments from the late 1700s to our time. The post How Fashion Has Constricted Women’s Bodies Over 250 Years appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Two Poems by Yi Won

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Our poetry editor, Wendy Xu, has selected two poems by Yi Won for her monthly series that brings original poetry to the screens of Hyperallergic readers. The post Two Poems by Yi Won appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Making Music Amid Anthony McCall’s Light Projections

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

A series of performances accompanying Pioneer Works's Anthony McCall exhibition will find musicians soloing alongside his dramatic, dancing light art. The post Making Music Amid Anthony McCall’s Light Projections appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The Story of NYC Trash Through Art and Artifacts

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The City Reliquary in Brooklyn is exploring centuries of trash in New York City, and the artists and groups who have responded to it. The post The Story of NYC Trash Through Art and Artifacts appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Governor Tosses Rule Radically Limiting Books in New York State Prisons

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The new directive would not only have drastically restricted the number of books available to inmates, but also prohibited them from receiving warm clothes like hoodies and any fresh produce. The post Governor Tosses Rule Radically Limiting Books in New York State Prisons appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Collaborations in Contemporary Craft Between California and Mexico

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Artists talk about their techniques and collaborations in Mexico and California. The post Collaborations in Contemporary Craft Between California and Mexico appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC