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”Ain’t Dead Yet” exhibition by artist Drew Conrad.

  Drew Conrad’s sculptural ruins of familiar domestic interior and exterior spaces propose a physical and mental space. Each architectural element is constructed and deconstructed with an idea of a … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mikkel Johnsen’s post-industrial landscapes

Johnsen’s approach lies in composing and manipulating many photographs to create both imaginary landscapes and fictionally constructed architecture.   Collecting these images typically takes several months to complete a photographic … Continue reading

August 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

When the Olympics awarded official medals for Art

At the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm, American Walter Winans took the podium and waved proudly to the crowd. He had already won two Olympic medals—a gold for sharpshooting at … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

”Phenomena”, a competition entry by Michael Hansmeyer

    The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 jointly host the annual young architects competition to design and build a temporary installation at the PS1 museum in Long … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brooklyn’s Magnificently Restored Kings Theatre

    Two years ago to the day that the city embarked on a $94 million restoration of the Loew’s Kings Theatre in Flatbush, the institution reopened its doors and … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Planetarium ”Seed Of Life”

    Think of a pine tree; cones falling on the ground, exploding and its seeds scattered. Think of exploding planets and ”seeds of life” scattered all over the space… … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Colorful Ceramic Coral Reefs by Courtney Mattison

    artist statement: I love coral reefs for being exotic, amazingly diverse and often venomous. Maybe it’s because I’m small and I respect small creatures that can build big … Continue reading

July 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rare Plastic-Eating Fungus discovered in Ecuadorian Rainforest

Plastic-eating fungi found in Amazon may solve landfill problems

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bionic Leaf Turns Sunlight Into Liquid Fuel

  Daniel Nocera, a professor of energy science at Harvard who pioneered the use of artificial photosynthesis, says that he and his colleague Pamela Silver have devised a system that … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

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