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Archived Since:February 16, 2011

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ArtRx NYC

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

This week, two performance artists imitate Sarah Palin and Donald Trump, art critics do their thing live, an artist demonstrates his homemade musical instruments, and much more.

Take a Bite Out of Modernism with MoMA’s 1988 Architecture Cookie Cutters

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

Which modern architecture icon makes a better cookie, Eero Saarinen's sleek TWA Terminal or Frank Lloyd Wright's spiraling Guggenheim Museum?

Rendering the Anatomy of Our Hard Drives

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

For many of us, although a decent chunk of our digital lives exists on our hard drives, it's easy to not give the unremarkable metal boxes that quietly sit on our desks or shelves much thought.

The Contemporary Cultural Life of Tokyo in 10 Themes

yesterdayArts : Hyperallergic

TOKYO — At the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT), the exhibit “Tokyo”: Sensing the Cultural Magma of the Metropolis reflects on the cultural life of the Japanese capital as it prepares for the 2020 Olympics.

Why the Closing of the Museum of Contemporary Craft Is a Major Loss

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The next time you find yourself hate-reading a fawning profile of a photogenic young Brooklyn potter whose hot-pink-rimmed wares are transforming the “stuffy world of ceramics into a cool new craft” (or something to that effect), navigate yourself away from there, and instead visit the website of the Museum of Contemporary Craft.

Michelangelo’s Tuscan Villa Could Be Yours for $8.4 Million

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The deeds to Michelangelo's old Tuscan villa, a three-structure complex complete with Renaissance-age fixtures, functional wood-burning fireplaces, and an olive grove, could be yours for just $8,369,602.

Tulsa Artist Fellowship Offers 30 New Fellowships and More Than $1 Million in Support

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The Tulsa Artist Fellowship is a program established by the George Kaiser Family Foundation to enhance the local art scene by retaining and recruiting artists to Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Artists Disrupt and Deconstruct the Modern Workplace

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

SAN FRANCISCO — I will admit that it had been a long day filled with mundane tasks — conference calls, email catch-up, copyediting — when I wandered into the exhibition Office Space, currently on view at Yerba Buena Center for the A...

A Filipino Artist’s Divine Deluges of Paint

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Jigger Cruz is one of several young Filipino artists experimenting with new methods of painting, and his attempt to break with traditional representation yielded a new form of automatism.

Posters Portend the Mortal Hazards of Modernity

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

MIAMI BEACH — For every skyscraper, zeppelin, airplane, or even lightbulb that demonstrated the progress of technology from the late-19th to mid-20th century, there were countless human bodies mangled, maimed, and electrified along the way.

In Defense of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Opposing the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement takes away the only effective nonviolent leverage that Palestinian society currently has.

A Fashion Icon Who Championed the Power of Personal Style

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The Art of Style paints a stunning portrait of Jacqueline de Ribes, superficially a woman who embodied glamor and grace, but a peek beneath the surface showcases the broader complexities of her as an individual and creator.

Required Reading

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week, 100 jokes that shaped modern comedy, the information of critic Lawrence Alloway, critics of China are not safe, giant dancing bears on Twitter, and more.

Weekend Words: Imbecile

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week, Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, invoked the Fifth Amendment before a House committee investigating the company's fiftyfold price increase of a decades-old drug.

The Rose-Washed Past: Ron Haviv’s ‘Lost Rolls’

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

I’ve long been fascinated by the various filters for Instagram and other digital camera apps whose names are simply years: 1969, 1972, 1977.

Does the Museum of Modern Art Even Know About This Great Photographer?

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

In November 1955, four days after Robert Frank was arrested, questioned and released in Arkansas under the suspicion of being a Communist spy, he took a photograph, ‘‘Trolley — New Orleans’’ (1955), that was included with eighty-two others in his justly famous book, The Americans, which – we should remember — was first published in France in 1958.

Balthus in Rome, Where Balls Roam

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Recently, I strolled through Balthus's "The Street" (1933) at a recent retrospective of his work in Rome's Scuderie del Quirinale. Each time I see that remarkable, disturbing painting, I follow the drama of a different dreamer.

History, Music, Freedom: Anri Sala’s Art of the Actual

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The lingering trauma of repression and the heady, disconcerting repercussions of freedom are tendrils that wend their way throughout Sala’s refined, giddy, somber body of work.

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