My father’s mother, Sarah Dukelski, died when I was very young. I don’t have any “real” memories of her, only “virtual” ones. What I mean is that my childhood memories don’t stretch back far enough to remember her. The only way I know I spent time with her is because of the “virtual memories” in [...]
ROBERT F PECKHAM FEDERAL COURTHOUSE, SAN JOSE, 17 January – In the wake of the Lennay Kekua / Manti Te’o Twitter scandal, today performance artist Orlan joined with new media pranksters Eva & Franco Mattes to file a class action lawsuit against all media. Citing wrongful misappropriation of income, hijacking of career status, and [...]
That great font of information C. G. P. Grey has just released a new “geography” video explaining all things “Holland,” “Netherlands,” and “Dutch.” Watch and learn!
While a great piece of Art Application might receive an initial response of “that’s so pretty,” a great piece of Art Research might receive an initial response of “what the fuck is that???”
Authenticity is often the coin of the realm in culture. An authentic singer on stage, genuine emotion poured into a painting, an authentic pair of Levi’s 501′s, or the power of “Real Life.” But can authenticity be performed? Is it ever NOT performed? When the singer-songwriter stops a song after a few chords, tunes their [...]