Arts

Femme et Vélo

Gorgeous girls with bicycles

The female form, in tandem with the elegantly simple bicycle, makes for an evocative ...

Polymath protester Ai Weiwei goes metal with “Dumbass”

Ai Weiwei, having previously protested through photography, street art, and film, has gone musical ...

Instagram + Polaroid = Socialmatic

The Instagram Socialmatic camera is coming, combining the Polaroid craze of years past with ...

Chicago Alternative Comics Expo 2013

Chicago Alternative Comics Expo: Breathing new life into an old form

Comics are great, but they haven't been just superheroes and villains in quite some ...

Heroes and heroines: The comic-book-collage portraits of Sandra Chevrier

Artist Sandra Chevrier combines comic books and female portraits to create striking works of ...

Horror and metal icons collide in The Profane Exhibit film anthology

Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Film Festival has grabbed itself a US premiere to kill ...

Man or Astro-Man?: Defcon 5...4...3...2...1...

10 awesome album covers from May 2013

From simple to psychedelic, here's a look at ten great works of album art ...

Neil Davidge

Q&A: Massive Attack producer Neil Davidge scores the next chapter in Halo’s legacy

Massive Attack producer Neil Davidge was tapped to score the latest iteration of the ...

Louder Than Hell: Heavy-metal history gets definitive tome

Louder than Hell tells a 700-page history of heavy metal, straight from the mouths ...

Tom Waits and Anton Corbijn release collaborative, limited-edition book for a Tin Pan retrospective

Tom Waits is an arresting personality. And looking back over his entire oeuvre, photographer/director ...

Witness the unsung art of Sign Painters in touring documentary

A book published last year and a film currently touring chronicle the fall and ...

Q&A: Aesthetic Apparatus distills beauty from poor choices

Aesthetic Apparatus is a Minneapolis design group that wants you to enjoy the imperfect. ...