The Pranksters of Pop

100 gecs, 1000 gecs 100 gecs are sillier than your favorite silly band. If you’ve been paying attention to various trends in alternative pop...

The Aesthetics of Ugliness

In 1831, Honoré Daumier depicted the French monarch Louis-Philippe in a newspaper as a pear, a fathead in French slang. When the government...

Sol LeWitt’s Conceptual Book Art

Installation view of Book as System: The Artists’ Books of Sol LeWitt at Printed Matter, New York (all images courtesy of Printed Matter) So...

A Memoir of Art, Love, and Jamaica

“Speak, memory,” an incantation-command that became the title of Vladimir Nabokov’s 1951 memoir, might be one of the best names ever assign...

Art Jakarta’s Extravagance and Chaos

Ronald Ventura, Bobro’s World Tour Jakarta, mixed media installation (all photos by the author for Hyperallergic) JAKARTA — The art fairs of...

TOP V. FROM BARELY FAIR 2019

1. Flyweight Projects Row 2 Work by: Samantha Bittman, Cameron Granger, Barb Smith, Alessandro Teoldi   2. Green Gallery Row 1 Work by: Ka...