August 4, 2022

Multicultural Art

In Roberto de la Torre’s Documentary Photos, Yearly Masking Rituals Celebrate the Change of the Seasons

Boteiros, Viana do Bollo, Spain. All images © Roberto de la Torre, shared with permission In regions throughout Europe, ancient religions often welcomed solstices and equinoxes by crafting elaborate garments that evoked different points in the agricultural cycle. Bulky suits of fur and hide might reference the slow movements of winter’s dormancy, while the straw

Read More »

Storm King Plans $45 M. Upgrade, Met Director Max Hollein to Add CEO Title, and More: Morning Links for August 4, 2022

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS. The Storm King Art Center in Upstate New York is embarking on a $45 million redesign and upgrade of its 500-acre campus that will include “visitor pavilions, a relocated parking lot, infrastructural improvements, and an art conservation and fabrication facility,” the Architect’s Newspaper reports.

Read More »
Art News

Light, Shadow, Sculpture

Illusions, reflections and tricks of the light have long entranced us. The Victorian parlour trick Pepper’s Ghost is one such example. The technique – often used in the theatre, cinema, amusement parks, museums, television and concerts – is a way to create an image appear out of nowhere. A real or recorded image is reflected in

Read More »
Art News

Radio Juxtapoz ep 092: Glenn Lutz is Asking Us to Find Ourselves

We are asking more questions these days, aren’t we? As fractured as we all seem, as disjointed and uncertain the present and future may seem, we are beginning to have conversations about how we face ourselves, peers, family, society and our past. The pandemic reset many of our lives, but also put a new perspective

Read More »
Scroll to Top

ARE YOU IN?

Yes! Sign me up for AFYC's weekly newsletter featuring valuable info for artists, nonprofits, upcoming contests, and our new product offerings.

Count Me In!