For those that don't remember, the Famicase exhibition involves artists creating fake Famicom game art. What you see above is just one of many submissions. Click here to check out more!
hadrian6: Study for Hercules. first half 18th.century. artist unknown. oil/canvas. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
Soul icon James Brown is one of the most sampled artists in hip-hop. The late Godfather of Soul would’ve turned 82 today (May 3). Continue reading…
The drip becomes form in Diana Al-Hadid’s latest work at Ohwow Gallery in Los Angeles. Known mostly for sculpture, the Brooklyn artist has more recently created wall works in which the paint appears to be floating on air. In nine pieces, including one spectacular, site-specific piece, Al-Hadid...
Images and GIF courtesy of the artists. For most of human history, mourning involved the writing of obituaries, the reading of eulogies, and the attending of funerals and memorials. New platforms for grief, however, have proliferated in the Information Age. Show More Summary
Images courtesy the artists There may be two sides to every story, but in virtual reality film installation The Doghouse, which landed at the UK's 2015 Flatpack Film Festival in March, you get to see both with your own eyes. Five Oculus...Show More Summary
“Bruguera, an artist known for her challenging works of performance art, which explore everything from the immigrant condition to the nature of police control tactics, was detained in Cuba on multiple occasions early this year after attempting to stage a performance about freedom of expression in Havana’s Revolution Square. The Cuban authorities are still determining […]
In the most read posts this week on Hypebot, we saw indie artist Josh Garrels broke all the rules by giving away his album free on Noisetrade and still landing on the Billboard chart, learned about monetizing music on YouTube, the user experience Spotify vs. TIDAL and more. Here's this...
CALL TO ARTISTS 3rd Annual Sunnyside Mall Art and Music Festival DATE AND TIME : Saturday, August 1, 2015 – 9am to 3pm WORK MEDIA: Local artists to sell work – jewelry, paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, etc. Musicians – play music for an hour throughout the event – 5 slots available. Show More Summary
Roger Waters is the latest artist to slam streaming music as the Pink Floyd great accused Silicon Valley execs of being "rogues and thieves" for the way they have reshaped the music industry. In a new interview, Waters talks about how difficult it is for an artist to thrive in an age where their music...
Veteran producer Martin Folb, more famously known as MartyParty, has been traversing sonic landscapes on an endless quest to create what he calls "purple music." Hailing from South Africa, but finding a home in Miami, Florida, MartyParty has lived multiple lives, all of them working together in perfect symbiosis. Show More Summary
Ammar Salim Khidhir plans to complete a series of 20 paintings to help the world understand the crisis gripping Iraq.
Dad: All I know is right now, somewhere, an artist is sitting back and laughing at us. Little girl: Or if he’s in Australia, he might be sleeping. –MoMA
Longtime WU contributor Erika Robuck just released her latest novel, The House of Hawthorne. We’re so happy she’s here today to tell us about it! Q: What’s the premise of your new book? In THE HOUSE OF HAWTHORNE, artist Sophia Peabody must find the cure for what ails her body and spirit, and her eventual husband Nathaniel […]
1) Dylan (recording musician) 2) Dylan (shrink) 3) Dylan (podcast host) 4) Dylan (Dick Cavett) 5) Dylan (some sort of consultant who gets to go into any business or endeavor — artistic and otherwise — offer advice, and be listened t...
Hank Willis Thomas believes race is a construct, and his latest exhibition, using a century of advertising featuring white women, illustrates his thesis at its most complex.
An artistic event, commemorating victims of 2014 massacre in Odessa was organized in Madrid.
The Bruce Museum is awash in the vibrant hues of Abstract Expressionist Hans Hofmann beginning May 2. Walls of Color: The Murals of Hans Hofmann, the first ever exhibition to focus on the artist?s varied and under-appreciated public mural projects, opened at the Bruce Museum on May 2 and continues through September 6, 2015. Show More Summary