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'Ai Can't Be Here': Rescuing Ai Wei Wei

Ai Wei Wei’s battle against the Chinese government isn’t over. Following…

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NSFW: Nick Sethi's Selfie Experiment

Nick Sethi is looking at a naked girl’s selfie, which isn’t that unusual of a thing because for...

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James Ostrer's Junk Food Portaiture

Cheese curls, licorice, donuts, and the like are usually foods we associate with that one aisle...

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CJ Hendry: Lifelike Luxury

CJ Hendry may have spent high school art class “mucking around painting stuff and exploding...

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Exclusive: On Set with Langley Fox

Aug 19, 2014
I’m sitting on the porch of a beautiful apartment in Silverlake, Los Angeles when I turn around to be greeted by the lady of the house. Langley Fox has been in hair and makeup, preparing for…
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A Julian Assange Coloring Book

Aug 18, 2014
Julian Assange, best known as the reclusive mad genius of espionage behind the various Wikileaks scandals of the past several years, has recently revealed that he will very soon be leaving…
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Damien Hirst Opens Gift Shop in NYC

Aug 15, 2014
When we’re in the market for buying art, we usually always try and look for pill covered crucifixes, even if they do cost over $50,000. This and other similar items are among the wares for sale at…
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Art So Bad It Feels Good

Aug 12, 2014
When we think of ‘bad art’ usually what comes to mind is a lawn stricken with plastic flamingos, kitschy garden gnomes, and without a doubt, motel/dentist art (I wonder if they have the same…
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Trina Merry: Hiding In Plain Sight

Aug 11, 2014
No it’s not Photoshop, we had to watch the AP video to realize that artist Trina Merry is just that good. Not that we were questioning her talent, it’s just…
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A 40 Fruit Art Tree

Aug 8, 2014
A tree that is capable of holding 40 different kinds of fruit sounds like a cute idea for a children’s story or the ravings of a crazed gardener. But Sam Van Aken, a New York based artist and…
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Happy Birthday Richard Prince

Aug 6, 2014
Richard Prince, famous for using the method rephotography – appropriating photographs and adapting them into new work – hits 65 today! The artist has a lengthy career of controversial work in which…
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Stella McCartney Meets Internet Art

Aug 6, 2014
Always one to do things first (she created fashion active wear before everyone and their mothers started sporting Nike Frees), Stella McCartney has created a new collaboration with Internet…
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Alexander Wang Surfboards

Aug 5, 2014
August is well on its way and not be a buzz-kill or anything, but the beach frolicking, no jacket weather days will be gone before we know it. It doesn’t help that MADE favorite [Alexander…
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Save the World With $5

Aug 5, 2014
Milton Glaser, the creator of the everywhere-you-turn-it’s-there “I ♥ NY” logo, has a new image – it’s equally as simple, and equally as poignant, but this time encapsulates a place larger than…
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Nude Models on Strike

Aug 1, 2014
In America, being a nude model is seen as a great way to earn some extra cash despite the occasional stares, or at the very least a unique and artistic hobby. In France, the birthplace of much…
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Exclusive: 10 Q's For Stacey Mark

Jul 31, 2014
Stacey Mark is a New York City based photographer who got her start as an assistant for Steven Klein and as photo director for Nylon Magazine before picking up…
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Shadow Rave Dance Party

Jul 30, 2014
Dancing and museums seem an unlikely combination. Outside of a performance piece at the MOMA or a museum dedicated entirely to flamenco, one rarely associates the frenetic energy of dancing to the…
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'America' By Pottsy

Jul 23, 2014
As so many antipodeans, Nicolas Potts left his hometown of Sydney at age 20 for an overseas adventure. He never expected he’d be working beside some of the world’s top photographers, starting…
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