Tag Archives: arts and culture

Upcoming | VASTAL Exhibition, Antwerp

I don’t mean to brag, but if you happen to be in the Antwerp area December 8, Verbeke Gallery is opening a show featuring the Vastal Virgins (which I am one of).

I won’t be there (boo for school/work) but Adam Zaretsky will be, and who knows who else. Go and see it!

(I’m there, look hard!)

The Here and Now | Amusing Ourselves to Death: The Graphic Novel

I found this  graphic illustration by Stuart McMillen on Recombinant Records, by way of High Existence. Illustrating political philosophy in a graphic form is brilliant; being that we are a visual culture (for better or for worse), we don’t always get things the first time around (sorry, Postman). Continue reading

The Electronic Walls are Watching You

One of my  co-workers at F Magazine wrote this topical piece about Brooklyn artist Kyle McDonald.

The Electronic Walls have Eyes
By S. Hamilton

If you saw the images, you wouldn’t think they were all that controversial. Slack-jawed, their eyes glazed over, the subjects of Kyle McDonald’s “People Staring at Computers” appear deeply focused or even caught at a bad moment. How McDonald obtained the images is what has been subject to fascination and controversy in the electronic arts community in New York City since the project was shut down in July. Continue reading