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The First Riga Biennial’s Theme Is ‘Change’—So It’s Paying Its Artists and Hiring an All-Woman Team of Curators

On View<p>At RIBOCA1's kick-off, curator Katerina Gregos talked about her sprawling exhibition's focus on change. So, what does change look like in this …

The power couples who shaped Modern art

Modern art was made not just by pioneering individuals and avant-garde movements, but also by a startling number of artists who were partners in both …

How Robots Can Help Painters

Barnaby Furnas, “The Wrangler” (2018), dispersed pigments, acrylic, colored pencil, pencil on linen, 64 1/2 x 73 in (courtesy of the artist and …

laurence d'Ist - 2018 / Signes Sensibles

L’exposition SIGNES SENSIBLES réunit des artistes professionnels et reconnus pour lesquels les présences, les figures et les signes de la préhistoire …

Sciences

Mapping The Most Isolated–And Beautiful–Roads In America

Plan your next road trip–or at least dream about it–with this interactive visualization.<p>I hate cars in cities, but I love real road trips. You know, the ones in which there’s no set route, no obligations, and no timetable whatsoever. You find a place to sleep every night, decide to stay in some …

Hiking

These sleek $250 earbuds can translate languages in real time — and it's like something out of 'Star Trek'

The company's first product, the Pilot translating earpiece, started as an Indiegogo campaign in 2016. Now, the Brooklyn-based startup says it has sold 27,000 units and has begun shipping to its early customers.<p>The Pilot looks like a fairly standard pair of wireless earbuds. They fit snugly in your …

Language

In Winston Churchill, Hollywood rewards a mass murderer

<i>Shashi Tharoor is author of “Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India.” He chairs the Indian Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee.</i><p>“History,” Winston Churchill said, “will be kind to me, for I intend to write it myself.” He needn’t have bothered. He was one of the great mass murderers of …

Winston Churchill

Russia Is Developing An Underseas Nuclear Torpedo That Some Analysts Are Calling A ‘Doomsday’ Weapon

Over the last year, the Russian military has ramped up its activities in both disputed areas as well as international waters. While some in the Oval Office don’t seem to be in a hurry to confront Russia, the Department of Defense issued a report Friday which includes the startling revelation that …

Military

The 'Shadowmen' Who Preyed on Urban Fear

Richard Hambleton was a pioneering street artist in 1980s New York. His haunting works didn’t call attention to the city’s high crime—they piggybacked on it.<p>When Richard Hambleton died late last month, he was hailed as a founding father of street art, the man who’d made the world safe for Banksy. …

Why Robert Pattinson Was the Perfect Actor for Claire Denis' Sci-Fi Movie

The art house helmer tells THR of making 'High Life,' researching astrophysics and facing her fear of special effects.<p>Acclaimed French director …

Rencontre-lecture lundi 13 novembre 2017 à 19h...

<b>Rencontre-lecture lundi 13 novembre 2017 à 19h</b><br>Musée de Cluny - 6 place Paul Painlevé - 75005 Paris<p>ELLE ET LE MONDE de Régine Detambel et Patricia …

Museum Visitor Completely Freaks After Tapping On 'Shark' Tank

Literally Jaws-dropping.<p>A museum exhibit in Washington, D.C., features a video of a shark attack that’s so realistic it left at least one visitor on his butt on the floor.<p>Gregory Heinzman couldn’t miss the warning on the set of screens at the International Spy Museum: “Touch at your own risk.” They …

James Bond

Civil Lawsuit On Behalf Of Sudanese Victims Brought Against BNP Paribas In U.S. Federal District Court

The civil suit brought yesterday on behalf of victims of atrocity crimes for which the NIF/NCP regime in Khartoum is responsible marks a moment of extraordinary revelation. French banking giant BNP Paribas is shown to be deeply complicit in these crimes, and we have a much clearer sense of why U.S. …

Eerie portraits of cars in 1970s New York – in pictures

Langdon Clay spent two years in the 1970s roaming the streets of New York at night, photographing parked and abandoned cars, a period when America was producing some of the most distinctive cars ever made. Forty years later the collection has been published in his new book, Cars – New York City …

New York City

Helsinki rejects plan for Guggenheim museum

Opponents likened a Guggenheim museum in Helsinki to a "McDonald's of art." New York, Bilbao and Venice are part of the "chain." But for the Finnish …

Museums

How did Situationism Influence Art History?

November 26, 2016<p>Andreja Velimirović is a passionate content writer with a knack for art and old movies. Majoring in art history, he is an expert on …

Art

cavetocanvas: Eleanor Antin, 100 Boots, May... • Notitle

Eleanor Antin, <i>100 Boots</i>, May 17th, 1971<p>In this photograph and others in the series, Eleanor Antin took 100 boots and arranged them in various poses …

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18 Tweets About Art That Are Just Perfect

"I hope this makes them name a radioactive turtle after me" Michelangelo thought to himself as he painted the Sistine Chapel.

11 Female Minimalists You Should Know

London art exhibition for dogs encourages owners to play

A partnership between insurance company More Th>n and artist Dominic Wilcox, the interactive exhibition included an open car window simulator.<p>2 Sep …

Cakes Da Killa Announces Debut Album Hedonism, Shares Video for New Song “Talkin’ Greezy”: Watch

Cakes Da Killa has announced his debut studio album, <i>Hedonism**.</i> It’s out October 21 via Ruffians/Thirty Tigers. With the announcement comes a music video (directed by Nico) for the first single, “Talkin' Greezy”; watch that below, via <i>The Fader</i>. <i>Hedonism</i> features appearances from Peaches and Rye Rye, …

New Singles

Emmanuelle Aussedat : Lithographs

Both painting and lithographic work is about the color black: Essence of black! Use the black color to seize the expressive and sensual power of the …

Why people collect art

Collectors drive the art world, but what drives art collectors? It’s less about aesthetics than self-identification<i>By Erin Thompson</i>Read at Aeon

China Miéville and the Politics of Surrealism

China Miéville has long had spiders on the brain. In his breakthrough novel, 2000’s “Perdido Street Station,” a mysterious, spiderlike being called the Weaver assists a scientist named Isaac who’s trying to save the fantastical city of Bas-Lag from a catastrophic infestation. In Miéville’s new …

Artists

Quand le Dr Tosquelles combat la faim à Saint-Alban

L’hôpital lozérien raconte, à travers la figure du médecin catalan pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, une histoire qui a bouleversé la psychiatrie …

Première Guerre mondiale

Live Evil: Psychic TV at the Berlin Atonal Festival, 1983

When Throbbing Gristle’s mission was terminated in 1981, the band split into Chris & Cosey and Psychic TV, which, for a while, included both Peter …

Treasured 5,000-year-old Norwegian rock carving destroyed by well-meaning kids

For 5,000 years, one of the world's earliest carvings depicting skiing endured rain, wind and snow on the coast of a Norwegian island. But it took only minutes for two children to destroy the historic landmark Friday in a mishap that locals are calling a "tragic incident."<p>Really, the kids were just …