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Exhuming Edinburgh’s Hidden Stories

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

EDINBURGH — “Scotland is a canny nation when it comes to remembering and forgetting,” wrote the poet Jackie Kay.

The Colonial Histories of Colors and Patterns

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

SAN FRANCISCO — Stephanie Syjuco’s exhibition, Neutral Calibration Studies (Ornament + Crime) at Catharine Clark Gallery is physically dominated by an installation of the same name.

ArtRx LA

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

LOS ANGELES — This week's events include a tour of the murals of Historic Filipinotown, an updated version of a 1970s game show, an anti-gentrification film screening, and more.

Crimes of the Art

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

On this week’s art crime blotter: a cycling-themed cow statue goes missing, one art dealer sues another over a Jeff Koons sculpture, and a former guard takes the Metropolitan Museum to court.

Play at Doing Nothing with Trump, Palin, and Other “Climate Inaction Figures”

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

"Global warming my gluteus maximus," wrote former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin in an infamous 2013 Facebook post, in which she argued that climate change wasn't real because it had snowed in her home state in May.

Mouthwatering Qing Dynasty Sculpture of Braised Pork Belly Leaves Asia for First Time

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

You may not have heard of the exiled, Song Dynasty Chinese poet Su Shi, nicknamed Su Dongpo, but you're likely familiar with the dish named for him: dongpo rou, or braised pork belly, the succulent hunk of meat topped off with a soft and sinful layer of fat.

A New-Wave ‘Little Mermaid’ Illustrated by Yayoi Kusama

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

If you most vividly remember The Little Mermaid as told by Disney, with the mermaid princess and her prince sailing off together beneath a rainbow, now is the time to revisit Hans Christian Andersen's original fairy tale, which is much, much darker.

After the Olympics and an Impeachment, Brazilian Artists Look to the Horizon

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

SÃO PAULO — On Sunday, the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro came to a close with the conspicuous absence of Interim President Michel Temer, who was met with boos when he appeared at the opening ceremony.


2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week, create your own fanzine, check out presidential campaign ephemera at the New-York Historical Society, journey to the Colombian Amazon at Socrates Sculpture Park's summer screening series, and more.

Explore the Harvard Art Museums’ Massive Bauhaus Collection Online

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Home to one of the first and largest collections devoted to the Bauhaus, Harvard Art Museums now has a new, online resource that makes it easier to navigate these holdings.

Acts of Cruelty Captured by Citizens

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

New Documents at the Bronx Documentary Center is not necessarily the most conceptually elaborate exhibition, or the most aesthetically alluring, but it is the one show I've seen this year that makes crucial sense of our contemporary compulsion to document sociopolitical upheavals and state-sponsored violence.

Retro Refrigerators as Totems to Our Food Storage Habits

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

I'd expected the exhibition of 45, wood-paneled mini-fridges at the Lower East Side's Denny Gallery to offer a literally cool breather from this sweltering summer, but none of them were running.

The Well-Trodden Art of the Manhole Cover in New York City

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

A manhole cover is generally deemed successful if its round shape keeps pedestrians from plummeting into the earth, and communicates the subterranean systems below through its design.

The Pulsing Patterns of Traditional North African Jewelry

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

PARIS — Wearable Treasures: Maghreb Jewelry and Ornaments is a pointed consideration of the psychic powers interlaced throughout North African women’s jewelry.

The Paseo 2016 Fills the Streets of the Taos Historic District with Art in September

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

In contrast to the “oldest in America” moniker of Taos Pueblo, the Town of Taos, and the Taos Art Colony, one of the newest outdoor art festivals in the country prepares to welcome 25 experimental artists to Taos, New Mexico.

Slowly Dancing to an Exhibition About Love

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

MINNEAPOLIS — A kind of dance happens as you walk through Lee Kit’s exhibition at the Walker Art Center, appropriately titled Hold your breath, dance slowly.

Required Reading

4 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week, goodbye, Gawker, Zombie Urbanism, Olympic medals for art, criticizing McMansions, and more.

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