The Flaming Lips have nothing to prove. If if they want to make every video from their latest album be the same thing: a naked girl in a blindfold with some psychedelic stuff going on, I guess we can’t complain. It’s not lazy. It’s thematic… right? Either way, click the picture above to watch the [...]
We first learned about Shantell Martin when we went to a Moviehouse event at 3rd Ward back in 2009. She was performing her sketch projector project – Hidden Oras. During the performance, Ms Martin live-illustrates to music being played and often encourages the crowd to participate by interacting with the projection. Other than these performances, [...]
Charles Saatchi, Chapman Brothers Two Minute Portraits by Damien Florebert Cuypers. These were done at the Frieze Art Fair for Nowness. | via It’s Nice That Hans Ulrich Obrist (one of my personal heroes), Tracey Emin John Baldessari, Jeff Koons
This past weekend in NYC, as part of the Crossing the Line festival, the financial district was invaded by these colorful contortionist performers, led by choreographer Willi Dorner in a piece called “Bodies in Urban Spaces.” The results were hilarious. You can see more pics @ the Wall Street Journal.
Os Gemeos have a new mural up in New York City, in collaboration with street artist Futura. This particular piece is a whopping 80 ft tall. The shorts are a patchwork of different flags from around the world. Definitely a representation of the diversity of this fine city. If you’re in the neighborhood, you should [...]
Bjork’s long awaited Biophilia project is slowly revealing itself. Today marks the launch of the video for ‘Crystalline’, the first single off of the iPad inspired project set to launch in it’s entirety on September 27. The video, by Michel Gondry, a long time Bjork collaborator, is beautiful and inspiring as expected.
Canadian artist An Te Liu has been working with architecture and the theme of “place” for quite some time. This piece, Title Deed (2009), addresses the current housing crisis in a clever way. | via The Daily Mail