‘It’s a Summoning’: Watch Kara Walker and Jason Moran Discuss How Their Musical Collaboration Gives Vent to a History of Struggle and…

Earlier this month, Kara Walker debuted her commission for the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern, a masterful re-imagining of the opulent fountains outside of Buckingham Palace that explores the colonial relationship between Europe, Africa, and America. The work, titled Fons Americanus, uses water to evoke associations with the slippage … [Read More...]

See How Picasso’s Explosive Cubist Style Inspired All the Most Daring Looks From Moschino’s Fall 2020 Milan Runway Show

Fashion designer Jeremy Scott, the creative director of Moschino, got crafty with his latest runway presentation at Milan Fashion Week, serving up looks pulled straight from the Modernist pantheon. In a sweeping homage to Pablo Picasso, each of his ensembles were variations on his paintings, sculptural collages, and his general … [Read More...]

‘My Mind Was Totally Deceived and Deluded’: How Photographer LaToya Ruby Frazier Uses Images to Fight Deeply Ingrained Stereotypes

The Pennsylvania-born artist LaToya Ruby Frazier has long been interested in representations of illness. The reason is personal: the photographer has dealt with the autoimmune disease lupus for most of her life, and her mother and grandmother both have faced illnesses that have arisen because they lived in the … [Read More...]