Tag : Modern Art

Selfies: Art or Millennial Narcissism?

5 months ago / 0 comments

The newly-opened California Museum of Selfies places an ostentatious pinpoint on the timeline of the digital age, marking the moment where the selfie is treated with artistic respect. This exhibit allows visitors to explore the selfie right back to its 40,000 year-old roots and contains primarily interactive instalments that reinforce … Read More

Video games as art

10 months ago / 0 comments

Bradley discusses the artistic value of video games and argues for displaying them in museums.  For a gallery with the word literally in its name, the Tate isn’t very modern. It’s all a bit samey. Behold one thing unexpectedly on top of another thing. Over here is a domestic appliance … Read More

Art | 'To Hope, To Tremble, To Live'

6 years ago / 0 comments

4/5 Stars Tortured, decapitated heads scream. Others stare impassive like masks. Yet more seem to be directly tracking your movements as you walk between them. No this isn’t an antique scene from Scooby-doo –although an equal mixture of the exaggerated, ‘mock-sinister’ and comic is present here- but in fact the … Read More