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"Tooth & Nail" Hammers The Human Body Into Strange New Shapes

“Tooth & Nail” Hammers The Human Body Into Strange New Shapes

"Tooth & Nail," the newest exhibit at Modified Arts, brings together the work of two prolific artists. Our correspondent swings by to see if it's got some bite.
Everyone Is Royalty For 15 Minutes In Kehinde Wiley's New Republic

Everyone Is Royalty For 15 Minutes In Kehinde Wiley’s New Republic

We take a look at the Phoenix Art Museum's Kehinde Wiley exhibit. Is it worth the special exhibition price, or is it a case of don't believe the hype?
Trunk Space, Four Chambers, & nueBOX Pull Off A Menage Art Trois At Mesa Arts Center

Trunk Space, Four Chambers, & nueBOX Pull Off A Menage Art Trois At Mesa Arts Center

The Trunk Space, Four Chambers Press, and nueBOX got together on Sunday night to put on an evening of interdisciplinary experimental art in Mesa. Our correspondent went down to see how their evening of dance, theater, and spoken word turned out.
Time Travelers, Cheshire Cats, & Phallic Fountains: Looking Back At Chris Marker

Time Travelers, Cheshire Cats, & Phallic Fountains: Looking Back At Chris Marker

To paraphrase a Zen proverb: First there is a cat, then there is no cat, then there is. The ancient Egyptians venerated cats as gods. Modern man venerates cats as memes. For filmmaker Chris Marker, cats were something in between. They were a constant presence in his movies, dotting the landscape of his films as...
Check Out NXOEED's 'Creeps' at Lost Leaf This Month

Check Out NXOEED’s ‘Creeps’ at Lost Leaf This Month

'This show will not puncture you with thorns or leave you smelling like compost, so there's that.'
'Energy Charge' Defies Everything I Hate About Video Art

‘Energy Charge’ Defies Everything I Hate About Video Art

If I wanted to enjoy cinema, I’d go to a theater or stay home and not have to deal with assholes walking in front of the screen every 10 seconds or muttering that they don’t understand it to everyone within earshot.