September 20, 2021
Switzerland Has Given an Eleventh-Hour Reprieve From Costly Additional Testing for Art Basel Visitors Who Received the AstraZeneca Vaccine
Art Basel has updated its health and safety advice for fairgoers after Switzerland changed its policy to allow people vaccinated with AstraZeneca outside of the E.U. to get the country’s Covid certificate. From today, September 20, foreign visitors who were vaccinated abroad with any jab approved by the European Medicines Agency (including AstraZeneca) will be
Two in every five people across the world are gamers. But how do people become hooked on a story? What techniques are involved in creating a compelling virtual world? Harry Taylor is a games designer from Leeds Beckett University, specialising in creating photorealistic environments that are full of detail. His latest project, UNDERGROUND, is one
From the moment his paintings began to find an international audience, you knew that Amoako Boafo would be a star. There was a rawness and vulnerability to his portraits, a deep understanding of pattern and texture and the prominence of the subject. Perhaps it is because he paints with his fingers, but you can feel the
As an inaugural presentation at and Milk, a newly opened, smaller project space within Various Small Fires in Los Angeles, the gallery is currently introducing a new suite of paintings by Mark Yang. As one of the artists using the human body as an endless source of inspiration and inexhaustible reference, the Korean-born and Brooklyn-based
Winter in Istanbul. Istanbul tram is a visiting card of the city. A lot of people love their city and sights. And such a vintage transport is generally a fairy tale. The tram is a favorite of both the local population and tourists. I really enjoyed walking the streets of Istanbul. And I expressed my
An Imaginative Arrangement of the Things Before Me is an exhibition of new works by artist Tyler Mitchell, a 2020 Gordon Parks Foundation Fellow, curated by Deborah Willis. Mitchell is known for his images that reflect and celebrate the vast beauty and intimacies of Black American life.