I really like something about “Views from the Internet,” by Penelope Umbrico. This was conceived and displayed for the New York Photography Festival in 2008. So pretty. From her site: “Views from the Internet” (2006 ongoing) is a project that investigates the views through windows on home improvement Internet sites. The windows in these places [...]
Relationshapes is a (finished?) comic serial that ran on The Hairpin for the last several months. It always makes me laff. You really have to view them in context to truly appreciate them. But you won’t regret it.
Brooklyn-based artist Nate Hill, who has ridden several animal-personas to moderate internet fame, is back at it. His latest creation, Punch Me Panda, is currently on a mission to bring catharsis to the Brooklyn masses. | via the Wall Street Journal
Jenny Holzer is one of my favorite artists for a few reasons: She uses large scale public displays to reach as many people as possible She’s a successful female artist with an amazing collection of art by other awesome female artists (Louise Bourgeois and Kiki Smith to name a few) Since the mid-90s she’s been [...]
Noemie Lafrance is well-known for her site specific choreography pieces and for her work on Feist’s video “1234″. MELT, originally choreographed and performed in 2003 in Brooklyn, has been an evolving piece of hers, garnering more and more attention as it grows. It started as a 3 person performance, 12 minutes long, and has grown [...]
OK OK OK… so much to <3 about this series: Petra Cortright, Queen of the Net Preteen Gallery Awesome digital collage technique, reminds me of something I’ve been working on… This awesome project comes from a collaboration between Petra and photographer Franklin Collao, for the latest issue of Caviar Izquierda. | via Petra’s Facebook
I don’t know much about artist/designer/printmaker Nathaniel Russell. I just stumbled onto his blog from a facebook link and found these flyers. They look like a sketchbook/self-motivated thing, but you can see more of his personal work on his site.