[Feature Story by Alana Chloe Esposito] Getting the Real News from the Arts, Political Satire and Social Media. Featuring art by Federico Solmi, Teru Kuwayama, JacobTV, and the political satire of Jon Stewart.
[Video] BLACK LAKE: Björk and filmmaker Andrew Thomas Huang, immersed in Icelandic terrain, create an emotional metaphor about loss. Watch retrospectives of Björk’s life and creative process.
The cARTel Dubai exhibits futurist fashion by Iris van Herpen – her first show in the Middle East. The 3D printed designs involve interdisciplinary research, and she often collaborates with other artists and scientists.
[Video] Artist Marco Brambilla’s Apollo XVIII Mission to Mars takes off in Times Square, “mixing the nostalgia of the analog age with the promises of today’s technology.”
[Videos] Tackling World Affairs with Hilarious Political Satire: John Oliver in the US, Bassem Youssef in Egypt, and Miao Fu and Wang Sheng in China.
[Videos & Gallery] Jonathan Monaghan’s surreal animations explore wealth, power, and values in the digital age, with characters and objects from science fiction, advertising, video games and art history.
[Video highlights] THE NEWS, a Multi-media Reality Opera by JacobTV at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. And a conversation – “Are We Consuming the News—or Is It Consuming Us?”
[Essay & Videos] Transmedia social protest from the viewpoints of Spanish sociologist Manuel Castells and Dutch composer JacobTV’s reality opera THE NEWS premiered at the Metropolitan Museum.
[Video] Social Movements and the Fashion Industry, featuring Paris Hilton, Russell Simmons, Fran Lebowitz, Tim Pool and others Occupy Fashion Week NYC. From the archive of videos by Streaming Museum.
RYOJI IKEDA, Japan’s leading electronic composer & visual artist, takes over Times Square with “test pattern [times square]”
Video by David Bates/Streaming Museum.
The UN Foundation welcomed Janos Pasztor, United Nations Assistant Secretary General on Climate Change
Pasztor announced his plans for action at a reception at the Waterfall Mansion, NYC.
[Video & Gallery] A dramatic setting for the exhibition of “Meditations On Work” by Norwegian artist Beathe C. Roenning.
[Video, studio visit] Explores the intersection of social media, philanthropy and finance. Part 3 of Juliette Yuan’s series, “The Artist’s Creative Process.”