Surrealism

German Performance Artists Act Out Amusingly Surreal Skits for Passengers Aboard Passing Trains

Bewegtesland (Moving Land) is a group of performance artists who live along the Grossheringen–Saalfeld railway (Saalbahn) in Thuringia, Germany who …

Trains

Beautiful Surrealist Collages by Merve Özaslan

The Turkish artist Merve Özaslan is a genuine photo-collage phenomenon. With her “Natural Act” series, she mixes old black and white pictures with …

Art

'Very surreal': Edmonton family survives Mexico quake

Graeme Kishiuchi braced himself as his 17th-storey apartment started shaking violently.<p>A crack appeared along the wall and picture frames flew across …

Canadian News

From Australia to Hollywood: My surreal behind-the-scenes day at the 2017 Emmys and night with the stars [WATCH]

Attending the 2017 Emmys is surreal for someone who’s been an avid TV fan for practically their entire life. As a teenager growing up in Sydney I’d …

TV

Science Says If You Have A "Smarter" Sense Of Humor, You're More Likely To Find Love

I like my men like I like my martinis: bone dry and full of gin. Scratch that (I tried). However, I do like men who have a <i>dry</i> sense of humor. I would …

Dating

PODCAST: Elliott Bisnow On The Making Of Surreal, Epic 'Learning Festivals'

Listen to the full episode here:<p>Elliott Bisnow’s Summit started off as a more or less traditional conference and has evolved into a colossal experience of festivals loaded with celebrities, thought-leaders, billionaires and politicians that conference goers must apply to attend.<p>Bisnow says his …

Entrepreneurship

A Surreal and Invented 1950s America

In his series “Man Lives Through Plutonium Blast,” on view at the Center for Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, Colorado in a show closing …

Art

Daria meets sci-fi in this surreal animated short film

In an animated short film titled <i>Sommer of Hate</i>, commissioned by Channel 4’s Random Acts initiative, Margot Bowman takes us back to Summer 2016 (I know, frightening – stay with us) and follows a woman named Sommer and her dog Ego as they leave their homeland in the midst of a Brexit-like crisis. …

Animated Movies

Psychedelic jazz-fusion collective BRZZVLL combine surrealism with a touch of the absurd on “Mantra”

The Belgian band are set to release their seventh studio album Waiho in the autumn.>

Jazz

Kelly: "It was a pretty surreal experience."

On signing an NHL contract as an undrafted free agent:<p>It was a pretty surreal experience and I couldn't be happier to be with a better organization. …

Ice Hockey

Björk’s Surreal New Video Features an Extravagant Gucci Dress That Took 870 Hours to Make

Two years ago, Björk chronicled the demise of her marriage to artist Matthew Barney with the devastating, groundbreaking album <i>Vulnicura</i>. While the record was a smaller one than her previous—in that it turned inwards, excavating her own feelings about the breakup, rather than casting outwards to …

Fashion

'Wonder Woman' director Patty Jenkins talks film's 'surreal' success, post-credit scenes and the Oscars

After the critical and financial success of this summer’s Wonder Woman, director Patty Jenkins is paving the way for DC’s live-action cinematic …

Superheroes

Attention, A.R.M.Y. — BTS Dropped Their Surreal Music Video For DNA!

We're starting to get why <b>BTS</b> has such a diehard fandom!Because the K-pop band just took us to another dimension -- one of tight choreography and …

Avant-garde

X Factor 2017, week three auditions, Saturday recap: the novelty has worn off as Nicole keeps it surreal

It looks like a series of X Factor and it sounds like a series of X Factor; three weekends in, it’s ticking all the boxes: terrible novelty acts, hard luck stories, endless clichés from the judges and even the occasional talented, likeable singer. So which bits will we actually remember from …

The X-Factor

Dubai Will Soon Get The World’s First Underwater Resort & It Looks Surreal

It is inexpensive, it is super clean, and turns out, we Indians love to travel here. Because no matter how many times we go to Dubai, there is always …

Luxury

Saint Laurent's New Fashion Film Is a Dark Surreal Fantasy

Where Hedi Slimane's Saint Laurent was praised for its commerciality and wearability, Anthony Vaccarello's has been noticed for embracing markedly darker themes. In fact, speaking on the inspiration for his AW17 collection, the designer said, "I love Monsieur Saint Laurent's subversive approach to …

Hedi Slimane

Drone footage mirrored to create surreal kaleidoscopic landscapes

Parker Paul posted this video, in which the term "quadcopter" refers both to the drone (piloted by Alban Roinard) and the simple but effective mirror …

Avant-garde

Mesmerizing street portraits from 1980s Mexico are a surreal glimpse of youth and style

Border capsules from Juarez, in a time before NAFTA<p>Strangeness is perhaps the feature of photography most difficult to pin down. We know it when we …

History

Watch Radiohead’s Sad And Surreal “Lift” Video

“So lighten up, squirt”<p>Radiohead’s “Lift” never made it on the band’s 1997 album <i>OK Computer.</i> Fans fell in love with the song at concerts, according to Vulture, and the group grew suspicious of its popularity. Not wanting it to take over their record, they left it off.<p>Two decades later, and the song …

Thom Yorke

This Short Film Is A Surreal Rebuke To The Scourge Of Branded Content

<b>What:</b> <i>Whiskey Fist</i>, a NSFW short film made in response to labor-exploiting branded content.<p><b>Who:</b> Filmmaker Gillian Horvat<p><b>Why we care:</b> In 2015, Jameson Whiskey held a short film competition called First Shot. The brand asked for submissions that evoked “the great and/or unexpected things that happen …

Branded Content

Billie Lourd: "It’s Completely Surreal" Living Without Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

Last December, Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds passed away within one day of each other at the end of December. They were survived by Fisher’s daughter, 25-year-old actress Billie Lourd, who opened up to Ellen DeGeneres on her show this week about what life has been like without her …

Star Wars

Watch Radiohead’s Surreal New “Lift” Music Video

Radiohead have released a brand new music video for their song “Lift,” which was originally recorded around the time of their acclaimed 1997 album <i>OK</i> …

Avant-garde

Jonathan Anderson Introduces a Limited-Edition Tablecloth Series at Loewe

…and it’s wildly, wonderfully surreal<p>Make a seat at the table for Jonathan Anderson. The Loewe creative director is releasing a limited edition set of linens printed with images from the house’s fall advertising campaign, the result of a collaboration between Anderson, photographer Steven Meisel, …

Watch Radiohead's surreal, funny video for 'Lift'

<b>The latest video from OKNOTOK</b><p>Radiohead have released a new video for ‘Lift’, an unreleased track from the recent anniversary reissue of <i>OK …

Avant-garde

15 Surreal Photographs That Will Force You to Stop and Think

Certain photographs compel us to stop our mindless scrolling and stare at them for a while. They inspire thoughts, memories, and associations to run …

Art

[TIFF Review] 'The Crescent' is Twisty and Nightmarish - Bloody Disgusting

The trailer for <i>The Crescent</i> is a little deceiving: there’s both a lot more and a lot less going on in the film. The opening scenes quickly establish …

Horror Movies

A Surreal Video Shows Hurricane Irma’s Powerful Surge Sucking Water Away From Shorelines In The Bahamas

As Florida braces for Hurricane Irma, which is being described as “the most catastrophic storm in Florida’s history,” the devastating tempest is leaving remarkable meteorological phenomena. As the Washington Post explains, Irma is so strong and pressure is so low, it’s sucking shoreline waters into …

Hurricane Irma

The Thrilling Story of Egyptian Surrealism

As the world inevitably slid towards the Second World War, <b>the resistance</b> proved the irresistible rallying cry for a collective of Egyptian artists, …

Art History

Boys and girls come out to play: The strange, surreal, and phantasmagorical world of Jaco Putker

‘The Boy and The Hat.’ <br>For Jaco Putker, the great thing about being an artist is waking up each morning and not knowing what he’s going do that day. …

Art