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This Photographer Shot the Same Strangers Going to Work Over 9 Years

How do you photograph the same strangers on the street over the course of nearly a decade? Here’s one strategy: visit the same street corner at the …

Photography

Design in the Age of Anxiety

To create a better future, understand the now<p>Recently, I gave a research workshop on a rainy Sunday in Prague. Following a tram ride across a bridge …

Design Thinking

Chinatown Art Brigade Protests Omer Fast's "Racist" Exhibition at James Cohan Gallery

On Sunday, October 15, dozens of protesters from the Chinatown Art Brigade (CAB) and other local art and anti-gentrification activist groups …

For Old Masters and Art Students Alike, Drawing Is a Way to Unlock Creativity

RISD drawing class. Courtesy of Jo Sittenfeld.At a recent exhibition opening at the RISD Museum, visitors could be seen with magnifying glasses …

British Museum

Gigi and Bella Hadid Have a Fire-and-Ice Beauty Moment in New York City

Yesterday, Bella Hadid turned 21 years old, an event that kicked off with some mandatory morning primping on Instagram—and ended with a special celebratory dinner. In honor of the latter occasion, the supermodel stepped out with sister Gigi in New York City, the duo debuting contrasting beauty …

Bella Hadid

This 18-Year-Old Makes Innovative Prosthetics From Recycled Plastic

Form5, founded by high school student Aaron Westbrook, wants to create a series of more sustainably sourced devices.<p>Aaron Westbrook was born with only one hand. Several years ago, while a freshman at New Albany High School in Ohio, he tried out his first prosthetic. It didn’t fit well, and cost …

Recycling

The Underground Russian Artists Who Evaded the KGB

Collective Actions Group. Photo by A. Abramov. © Collective Actions Group. Courtesy of Andrei Monastyrski.The story of Russian conceptual art doesn’t …

Russia

The Artist behind This Week’s Animated Episode of Broad City

<i>Broad City</i> 404 "Mushrooms" (still), October 11, 2017. Art by Mike Perry Studio. Photo courtesy of Comedy Central.“I want to be animated for the rest …

TV

Best Photos from Manhattan Beach Residence - Dwell

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Manhattan

Frank Lloyd Wright's lesser-known designs captured in new images

Architecture photographer Andrew Pielage has documented 50 buildings by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright, including less famous projects like a …

Architecture

They Migrate 800 Miles a Year. Now It’s Getting Tougher.

The Nenets, reindeer herders in Russia’s Arctic, face modern obstacles in their long journey: climate change and a giant natural gas field.<p>This story appears in the October 2017 issue of <i>National Geographic</i> magazine.<p><b>Clad in a camouflage jacket,</b> the mosquito netting unzipped from his hood, Yuri Khudi …

Nature

These lost type symbols need to make a comeback

Where would we be without punctuation marks? In a land of grammatical misunderstandings, that's where! (See, we're only three sentences into this …

Language

These Iconic Photos Owned by MoMA Are Getting Put Up for Sale

The Museum of Modern Art is planning to sell over 400 photos from its impressive collection, including early prints of some of the most famous photos …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

How Matisse and the Fauvists Harnessed the Expressive Power of Color

Henri Matisse did not seem like one to rock the boat. Serious, intelligent, and embarking on a promising career after studying law in Paris, his path …

Art History

Urban exposure: the world's most striking city architecture photographs

From a wavy waterfront chapel in Cape Town to a giant light-soaked gym in China … here are the highlights of the shortlist for Arcaid’s 2017 architectural photograph of the year

Architecture

10 Artists to Watch at Frieze London, 1:54, and Sunday

Installation view of Billie Zangewa at Blank Projects's booth at Frieze London, 2017. Photo by Mark Blower. Courtesy of Mark Blower/Frieze.Frieze …

Art

Stan Brakhage Defines His Filmmaking Practice with Metaphors

Screenshot from <i>Leviathan</i> (2012), directed by Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Véréna Paravel (all images by the author for Hyperallergic)Stan Brakhage’s</i> …

Strange and beautiful things under a microscope – in pictures

A competition, now in its 43rd year, dedicated to showcasing the beautiful and bizarre as seen under a light microscope attracted over 2,000 entries from 88 countries. Here’s a selection of the winning and commended images from the 2017 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

Photography

Airbus' electric flying taxis are set to take to the skies next year

Fast, Affordable, & Environmentally Friendly<p>Airbus is aiming to put its flying taxi, the CityAirbus, into operation next year, as confirmed by the …

Aerospace

Miu Miu’s Latest Muse Is a Dancehall Queen Turned Runway Star

As she breezes from one top Paris Fashion Week collection to the next, Oumie Jammeh is living the kind of life most models dream of. “I’m living and breathing fashion right now,” shared Jammeh during a rare moment between shows. She has emerged as one of the season’s top faces, appearing at Miu …

Miu Miu

An Irreverently Honest Literary Tour of New Orleans - Signature Reads

It sounds high-minded: a literary tour of New Orleans. But like most things in this crescent city, scratch a bit at the ornate gold crown and you’re looking at fingernails full of paste. For every grandiosity, there is indeed a seedy underbelly, and so went this literary tour of the Big Easy as we …

Restaurants

Five Unmissable Artists from London’s African Art Fair

As 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair hits London, we highlight some of the most exciting emerging and established artists showing at it<p>‘Frieze …

Art

Understanding Sexual Pleasure Isn’t Just Fun—It’s Crucial

What if sex education centered around pleasure, rather than fear?<p><i>In "Unscrewing Ourselves," our first annual Sex Month on Broadly, we explore the state of sex ed today by highlighting the individuals and ideas changing our sexual health for the better. Read more from this series here.</i><p>Andrea Barrica …

Feminism

Too Lewd for the Louvre, Boinking Building Sculpture Nixed in Paris

A naughty bit of public statuary by Atelier Van Lieshout that was due to be featured in the outdoor sculpture program of Paris’s FIAC art fair has …

Grandmother Accidentally Buys Obscene Book for 6-Year-Old Grandchild

Don't judge a book by its cover. Twitter user @Tiffany1985B admits to learning this valuable lesson after her mother purchased what she thought was a …

Books

Who Gets to Write About Sexual Abuse, and What Do We Let Them Say?

Criticism of ‘My Absolute Darling’ and of memoirs about incest suggests that there are some stories we’re not ready to hear(Credit)Gabriel Tallent’s …

Feminism

The secret pagan, pro-sex, feminine utopia hidden in France

We go deep into the story of the band Rockbitch and its clandestine commune where liberation is achieved through sexual freedom<p>“One of the main misconceptions floating about,” says Suna ‘Kali’ Dasi, “is that ‘we are always recruiting’. We’re not. That’s Jehovah’s Witnesses.”<p>Dasi is part of a sex …

Feminism

12 eerie photos of enormous Chinese cities completely empty of people

Throughout China, there are hundreds of cities that have almost everything one needs for a modern, urban lifestyle: high-rise apartment complexes, …

Cities