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Street Kintsugi: Artist Rachel Sussman ‘Repairs’ the Roads with Gold

As part of an ongoing series titled Sidewalk Kintsukuroi, artist Rachel Sussman (previously) brings the Japanese art of kintsugi to the streets. …


How These 6 Instagram Photographers Got a Million Followers

Chris Burkard<p>Four years ago, Chris Buckard was on a trip in Iceland (he has been there 27 times) shooting surfers when one of them introduced him to …


How to Get a Head Start on Next Fall Before You Accidentally Buy Another Pair of Ankle Boots

(Addendum: If the titular ankle boots are cowboy style, they are totally fair game.)<p>I know no one wants to think about road mapping their fall 2017 …


Art Basel Hong Kong Announces Details of its 2017 Film Program

Art Fairs<p>The program will feature more than 35 films and one world premiere.<p>,<p>Art Basel Hong Kong has announced a program of over 30 film and video …

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25 Famous Women on Style As Identity

At the halfway point of Fashion Month, we’ve seen an abundance of style during the shows in New York, Los Angeles, London, and now Milan. Collections …


Yellow Is the Color of the Season and This Is How to Wear It

Luxury designers take brightest color on the block and make it easy (or easier) to wear.

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These 20 Artists Are Shaping the Future of Ceramics

Artists and artisans working with ceramics have steadily contributed to the art world for centuries. From prehistoric pottery to ancient Greek …


Puzzle master: Sarah Morris plays mind games in her latest show

New York artist Sarah Morris has come to reinvent hard-edge abstraction, debunking the myth that men are better painters than women (a slur from George Baselitz in 2013). Her painting style is rooted in the 1960s, but her compositions are infused with visual puzzles.<p>Morris opens her latest solo …


7 Works by the Artist Isamu Noguchi in NYC

In honor of Isamu Noguchi and the anniversary of the 1942 executive order for Japanese internment, here is a guide to Noguchi works you can discover …


What the Instagram of the 1970s Reveals About L.A.

Young photographers infiltrated academic slide libraries with radical images of a changing Los Angeles.<p>Once upon a time, if an architecture student needed a view of a faraway building or town, she’d head to the slide library, where thousands of thumbnail images—towers, houses, city blocks, famous …

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Is There Room on the High Line For Monumental Art?

Starting in 2018, the elevated park’s piazza-like Plinth will host a series of large—and possibly politically charged—public art pieces.<p>Late last week 12 sculptures appeared on Manhattan’s High Line, some surreal, others funny, and a few that could get the anxiety-juice flowing in your veins. …


universal everything’s futuristic prototypes build on humanity’s relationship with technology

digital art and design collective universal everything’s latest project—aptly named ‘screens of the future’—is a series of visionary prototypes for …


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Featuring 105 works over 50+ years, the @Hirshhorn’s latest exhibition “Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors” is the artist’s most comprehensive to-date and the first to feature 6 of her iconic Infinity Mirror Rooms together. Get a sneak peek of the show in our latest Facebook Live videos via the link in our bio. 🔴😍🔴 #InfiniteKusama

10 Trends to Try According to NYFW Winter 2017

Puffy sleeves, your grandmother’s couch and one more reason to wear pink suits<p>If you catch a falling star, you can put it in your pocket and save it …

Fashion Trends

Steven Spazuk's Impressive Fire Art: The artist tells us his Zippo lighter is both a tool and a muse

In a truly romantic tale, artist Steven Spazuk says that the idea to paint using flames came to him in a dream. After his first attempt—which resulted in a page burnt to a crisp—he became obsessed with perfecting the technique. From there, he started using a Zippo lighter along with candles and …


Xi’an Famous Foods Patriarch Has Secretly Been Opening His Own Restaurants - Eater NY

The local noodle chain’s new dumpling restaurant is a result of some rogue experimentation<p>If the new restaurant <b>Dumpling Spot</b> from the <b>Xi’an Famous Foods</b> team seemed like a surprise, it’s because it was.<p>With the Chinatown location of Xi’an Famous Foods having been at 67 Bayard St., restaurant chain …


Not One, But Two Louis C.K. Stand-up Specials Are Coming to Netflix

Netflix is investing big in the comedy business. The site announced today that it will debut two stand-up specials from Louis C.K. The first, titled</i> …


New York’s Latest Must-Have Burger May Actually Be Worthy of the Hype

“This place feels like someone’s idea of a dream man cave,” one of my guests observed the other day, as we wedged ourselves into one of the few …


American dreamer: Philipp Plein rips up the rulebook for his first New York spectacle

With over-the-top theatrics and famous special guests, Philipp Plein’s Milan Fashion Week runway spectacles have become one of the most anticipated events on the fashion calendar. But for autumn/winter 2017 – after conquering Russia, the Middle East and China, the markets that have contributed to …


Party central: Gothenburg voted world's most sociable city

When it comes to getting social, Gothenburg leads the way, according to a new survey, which also reveals New Yorkers eat out the most and Madrid loves to party – but London fails to make top 20<p>Gothenburg has been named the world’s most sociable city, according to a new study looking into the social …


Jonathan VanDyke’s solo exhibition at Loock Galerie in Berlin draws on the lexicons of gestural abstraction, textile design, installation, and photography. @jonathanvandykestudio @loockgalerie #jonathanvandyke

Made in the year of Ralph Ellison’s death, #JackWhitten's Black Monolith II (For Ralph Ellison) is an homage to the author of Invisible Man, and was part of a larger series honoring black visionaries in politics and the arts—many of whom (including Ellison) Whitten knew. According to Whitten, the figure’s acrylic-encased razor-blade mouth references the “double edge of black identity,” which “cuts both ways.” The illumination radiating from the figure alludes to one of Whitten’s favorite sentences in Invisible Man: “The truth is the light and the light is the truth.” #blackhistorymonth

The Shoes on the LFW Runways Are Total Game Changers

Being the students in fashion that we are, we watched intently and attentively as London Fashion Week kicked off. And with shoes at front and center, a kickoff it truly was. Things we learned? To start, designers are still channeling the '90s with exaggerated and highly defined silhouettes. Deeply …

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