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Here’s how you can view KAWS’s new NYC installation

The Frieze piece can’t be seen with the naked eye so you’ll need a fine art app for this augmented reality work
Published: Thursday, 6 May 2021


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A new Trevor Paglen documentary shows how AI gets it wrong
The artist outlines how machine learning just 'doesn't get art' in a new film, Unseen Skies
Published: Wednesday, 5 May 2021
A simple way to give the greatest gift on Mother’s Day
From flowers to fine art, cookery to jewelry, we have the perfect choices, and you can even get them wrapped and delivered before the big day
Published: Friday, 30 April 2021
JR’s monumental tribute to a dying river
The artist draws attention to the exploitation of one of Australia’s longest rivers in a new series of huge portraits
Published: Thursday, 29 April 2021
The artists who flock to John Audubon
On the great bird artist’s birthday we take a look at the contemporary painters who draw upon his seminal work
Published: Monday, 26 April 2021
What the early graffiti of KAWS tells us about his later success
The artist made his name in train yards and on the street, and, in the process, learnt some big lessons about art, commerce and communication

Published: Friday, 23 April 2021
Why Pace is showing Adam Pendleton’s paintings alongside David Adjaye’s sculptures
Here's why Pendleton’s text paintings complement Adjaye's pyramid sculptures so well at this new Hong Kong show
Published: Thursday, 22 April 2021
How KAWS and his cartoon sculptures capture compassion and companionship
Our new book describes how the artist’s pop appropriations bring humanity into a highly commodified world
Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
When KAWS art-bombed phone booths and billboards
Our new book explains how the artist’s subversive advertising interventions helped introduce him to the wider world
Published: Friday, 16 April 2021
Yayoi Kusama’s new show bursts into life at The New York Botanical Garden
The New York institution displays new works exploring one of the artist’s life-long obsessions - flowers!
Published: Thursday, 15 April 2021
Homer Simpson, KAWS and the cartoon mind
An early trip to Japan led the artist to reassess and reintegrate American cartoon culture into his practice
Published: Thursday, 15 April 2021
Google marks The Met’s birthday with a Doodle
The search engine celebrates The museum’s birthday with a homepage illustration

Published: Tuesday, 13 April 2021

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