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Under the Radar: Haya Ogura | Rebecca Kaufman | Lesley Blakelock

2017-09-24T03:05:32+00:00

ArtSlant is an open Arts community with over 200,000 free, user-generated artist profiles. The support of our community is an essential part of our mission — from our magazine to our residency and prize. Every week our editors select the best artist profiles from under the radar. Follow your favorite artists to see new work [...]

Under the Radar: Haya Ogura | Rebecca Kaufman | Lesley Blakelock 2017-09-24T03:05:32+00:00

Andrea Crespo’s Latest Film Unpacks Dangerous Misrepresentations of Autism

2017-09-24T03:05:17+00:00

[intensifies], Andrea Crespo’s video installation, which opened at Kraupa-Tuskany Zeidler during Berlin Art Week, runs for one hour. It has a linear plotline, with silent dialogue written over the image. The aesthetics are sparse; the film flickers through still shots of institutional interiors, revealing an interrogation in which the minds and bodies of people with autism [...]

Andrea Crespo’s Latest Film Unpacks Dangerous Misrepresentations of Autism 2017-09-24T03:05:17+00:00

Dain Mergenthaler Answers 5 Questions

2017-09-24T03:05:08+00:00

This is 5 Questions. Each week, we send five questions to an artist featured in Under the Radar, our weekly email highlighting the best art on the ArtSlant network. This week we seek answers from Dain Mergenthaler.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? I think that my cartoony, frilly, animated work is a [...]

Dain Mergenthaler Answers 5 Questions 2017-09-24T03:05:08+00:00

Under the Radar: Aimee Gilmore | Eva Perez | Ann Moody

2017-09-24T03:05:03+00:00

ArtSlant is an open Arts community with over 200,000 free, user-generated artist profiles. The support of our community is an essential part of our mission — from our magazine to our residency and prize. Every week our editors select the best artist profiles from under the radar. Follow your favorite artists to see new work [...]

Under the Radar: Aimee Gilmore | Eva Perez | Ann Moody 2017-09-24T03:05:03+00:00

Where Is Ana Mendieta? Inspiring a New Generation of Artists Today

2017-09-24T03:04:51+00:00

On the 8th of September, 1985, Cuban-American performance and multi-media artist Ana Mendieta fell naked from the window of her 34th floor apartment. The fatal fall occurred in the presence of her then husband, minimalist sculptor Carl Andre, who was subsequently charged with her murder. Despite evidence, including Mendieta’s acute fear of heights, which would [...]

Where Is Ana Mendieta? Inspiring a New Generation of Artists Today 2017-09-24T03:04:51+00:00

Under the Radar: Ventiko | Mitchell Winthorpe | Kelly Kristin Jones

2017-07-09T03:05:40+00:00

ArtSlant is an open Arts community with over 200,000 free, user-generated artist profiles. The support of our community is an essential part of our mission — from our magazine to our residency and prize. Every week our editors select the best artist profiles from under the radar. Follow your favorite artists to see new work [...]

Under the Radar: Ventiko | Mitchell Winthorpe | Kelly Kristin Jones 2017-07-09T03:05:40+00:00

Greg Ito Offers a Pictorial Language for Our Dreams

2017-07-08T03:01:58+00:00

Using icons and imagery from childhood fairytales, anime, and classical western art, Greg Ito paints unique moments that form a larger narrative around psychology, love, and life. Each economical vignette evokes a sense of wonder, magic, loneliness, and an underlying darkness characteristic of the contemporary human condition. With diagrammatic precision, Ito gives form to the [...]

Greg Ito Offers a Pictorial Language for Our Dreams 2017-07-08T03:01:58+00:00

Wednesday Web Artist of the Week: Monia Ben Hamouda

2017-07-08T03:01:44+00:00

Milan-based artist Monia Ben Hamouda may not seem like a “web artist” in the traditional sense because her work isn’t primarily about or made to be specifically displayed online. But it’s also true that what constitutes a net, web, or new media artist today is increasingly hard to define. Ben Hamouda’s work has an almost [...]

Wednesday Web Artist of the Week: Monia Ben Hamouda 2017-07-08T03:01:44+00:00