Since eight years, our monthly desktop wallpapers challenge is a Smashing favorite that wouldn’t be possible without the tireless efforts of talented designers and artists from across the globe. On a quest to cater for wallpapers that...Show More Summary
In a series of tweets sent out this afternoon, musician Kanye West claimed that the schism between Apple Music and rival streaming music service Tidal is negatively affecting the music industry as a whole. West is one of the artistsShow More Summary
A special exhibition by Turner Prize winning artist Mark Wallinger marks the Freud Museum London?s 30th anniversary and the 160th anniversary of the birth of Sigmund Freud. The artist has created a transformative work for Freud?s study and a permanent sculpture to be situated in the Museum garden. Show More Summary
Exuberant fantasy, subtle lightness and humorous profundity distinguish the large-format woodcuts, luminous collages, and delicately nuanced typewriter drawings of Gert & Uwe Tobias. The artist duo has ranked internationally among the best-known German graphic artists for over a decade. Show More Summary
The foreign and the other are currently topics of fierce discussion. The Egyptian artist Wael Shawky (born 1971) uses his filming of puppet theater to tell the story of the Crusades. In his film trilogy Cabaret Crusades, based on a book by the French-Lebanese writer Amin Maalouf, the story of the war is told from an Arab perspective. Show More Summary
A haunting picture of a forest and photographs of Guantanamo Bay -- eerie rendition locations lift the veil in art form on government methods to counteract terror. "Extraordinary rendition involved very ordinary places," says artistShow More Summary
From Jakarta to Bali and Yogyakarta, the Indonesian art world is flourishing. Buoyed by a growing, affluent middle class at home as well as interest from international buyers, numerous boutique galleries and artists' communities have...Show More Summary
An installation of five monumental ceramic sculptures by Ramesh Nithiyendran, Mud men, is on display from this weekend until 29 January 2017. The work was commissioned specifically for the NGA. Nithiyendran is a Sydney-based artist, primarily working in sculpture and installation. Show More Summary
The 2016 Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art Foundation Appeal has secured the striking self-portrait Bad dad 2013 by Queensland artist Michael Zavros for the Gallery?s Collection. Since launching in April 2016, 170 donations have been received in support of the Appeal. Show More Summary
Frieze has announced the international artists participating in Frieze Film 2016: Samson Kambalu, Rachel Maclean, Shana Moulton and Ming Wong. A series of new artist films premiered at Frieze London and broadcast on national television,...Show More Summary
The solo show of the Israeli artist Sharon Ya'ari at the biggest museum of modern and contemporary art in Lithuania?the National Gallery of Art?is organized as an important artistic event bridging the Lithuanian and Israeli contemporary cultural scenes. Show More Summary
TAI Modern announces its new exhibition by Kawano Shoko. This is the artist?s first solo show with TAI Modern. ?The perfect marriage of traditional and contemporary; craftsmanship and sculpture; the past and the future,? is how 2002 Cotsen Bamboo Prize Judge, Bruce Pepich, director of the Racine Art Museum, described Kawano Shoko?s work. Show More Summary
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The dancehall artist was scheduled to headline this weekend’s OVO Fest.
The next challenge is one that is minimal on supplies and time – perfect for getting something done right now. You can probably do this without clearing your desk! May Flaum and I both heartily endorse that particular artistic technique! For...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton is everywhere lately and it seems one artist took it one step farther. The artist, based in Melbourne, Australia, discovered his Instagram page had been deleted after posting a snapshot of his latest creation: a racy Hillary Clinton mural. In real life, this mural is about a story and a half tall and […]
Bloodboy is a striking name for a musician, for sure. But self-released LA artist Lexie Papilion isn’t a boy and knows the name is definitely something that will catch an audience's attention. The badass indie-pop newcomer first posted the song "Human Female" on her Soundclo
Meet the literally groundbreaking artist who created a unique plaza from brick and stone.
The folks at Tested teamed with a special-effects makeup artist to reimagine a LEGO minifig as a flesh-and-blood human being.
Beat Bugs, a Beatles-themed animated kids’ show featuring a whole mess of Beatles covers by contemporary artists, is set to hit Netflix on Wednesday. We’ve already heard the Shins’ take on Rubber Soul’s “The Word,” and now clips of Eddie Vedder’s “Magical Mystery Tour,” Sia’s “Blackbird,” and Pink’s “Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds” have […]