Creativity in the Posthuman Age

In late October of 2018, the world’s first AI-produced artwork was auctioned at Christie’s for the price of 432,500$. This surprised auctioneers as they only expected the work to bring in under 10,000$. The portrait, titled “Edmond de Belamy”, raises numerous questions on the nature and sanctity of art-production, and calls into question what roll…

Halloween in Hi-Tech

This Halloween, companies like Arduino are offering interesting hi-tech halloween costume ideas. The costume featured by the company includes an LED body suit that moves according to the wearer’s physical footprint. There are, as well, many more comic options such as Digital Dudz’ iPhone Wound Pocket which features a removable iPhone pouch to be worn…

Largest Christian Dior Concert Ever to Open in Paris

The designs of Christian Dior will be receiving their largest opportunity to exhibit this upcoming February 2nd, 2019. Pieces known for their design value as well as historical value – including who wore the garments – will be exhibited at the London Victoria and Albert museum. About 500 pieces will be exhibited in total, combining…

Google in New Emoji Getup

Google unveiled a new update to its emoji iconography. The designs, spearheaded by Rachel Been. The new designs feature a squishy circle form of emoji, built on a grid. The result is a new fresh look to googles traditional emojis.   See More

David Hockney Reveals New Stained-Glass Work

David Hockney recently revealed his newest artwork, a stained-glass window celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s reign. The window, surprisingly designed using only an iPad, was unveiled at Westminster Abbey. The design of the window was defended as being accessible and readable in a way more “intense” stained-glass windows surrounding it are not. Regardless, the window adds…

Converse Goes Waterproof in its New Phase

Converse has decided to expand its designs in new directions, now attempting to create a line of shoes and apparel in collaboration with Gortex. The shoes, which have been un-glorified staples of utility shoe-ware, are turning a new chapter with new waterproof chucks. Converse adds a utilitarian spin to the numerous collaboration lines that have…

Yvonne Rainer and Ontological Resistance

Joshua Lieberman Yvonne Rainer brings performance to its asethetic and political apex in her artwork. A novel revolution of performance, Rainer, in her oeuvre, attempts to re-unify “real-time” movement through acts and operations which totally liquidate concepts of time and duree. The essential liberation moment of performance, Rainer shows, is tied within dance’s ability to…

Autonomous Volvo 360c Concept Takes on the Airliner

Travel is a constantly evolving process in human history that has come a long way since the development of the wheel. While companies like Tesla have found difficulty implanting utopic and futuristic transportation innovations, the concept of traveling is constantly being redesigned in new and fascinating ways. The advent of Intelligent Technology and Artificial Intelligence…