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Ai Weiwei: World’s Most Powerful Artist

ArtReview has crowned it’s “Power 100” and there’re a few overlaps with world’s wealthiest artists, Marina the diva, Jeff the big cheesy cheese, Dasha the art world superstar who can throw tattooed crotch at us and park her Russian billionaire’s boyfriend’s laser-shooting yacht anywhere she wants because she’s a big deal, and then there’s Ai Weiwei. […]

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How to View Ryoji Ikeda’s the transfinite: A Practical Guide

Japanese sound/video artist Ryoji Ikeda premiered his projection duo the transfinite last night, inside Park Avenue Armory’s giant, dark hall. I popped in just as MoMA PS1 dir. Klaus Biesenbach was ducking out, so here are some practical tips on enjoying this pulsating monster of an art installation… without name-checking Immanuel Kant and the “mathematical […]

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Hack Yourself a MoMA Pass

Apparently, MoMA only gives out artist passes if you can prove you’ve had a show off-line. To hack these internet art discriminating practices, F.A.T. artist Aram Bartholl made this step-by-step guide to creating your own one year MoMA artist pass with a scanner and a bar-code generator so online artists can reward themselves. With all […]

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Terry Richardson’s Lady Gaga Meat Wrap Looks Familiar

Here’s Lady Gaga in a raw meat bikini and hat on the cover of Vogue Hommes Japan. Before Terry Richardson slathered the pop star up in tenderloin, the last – and subtler – NYC photographer to meat up a model was Clayton Cubitt. But so did Tyra. And there were these bacon girls. And there […]

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