For this installment of “Artist Eats,” we asked Michael C. Hsiung to share his favorite place to eat. Michael is a Los Angeles-based artist known for his black-and-white pen and ink drawings. His work features a range of “strangely rotund characters from fantastical creatures, such as centaurs and mermen, to somewhat contemporary and/or old fashion bearded males” often celebrating, imbibing and rabblerousing. Continue reading for his answer.
Curated by Lucky Peach and Monica LoCascio, THE ART IN ARTICLE features work from the pages of Lucky Peach. It’s open to the public today and tomorrow at the Bleecker Street Arts Club. (Flyer after the jump)
Photos by Christos Katsiaouni
The Chris McCandless Obsession Problem by Diana Saverin
Every year, scores of Into the Wild fans tackle a dangerous river crossing to visit the last home of Alaska’s most famous adventure casualty. Why are so many people willing to risk injury, and even death, to pay homage to a controversial ascetic who perished so young?
Counting down one business day at a time with presents $100 and under to help make this season the most gifted one yet. See our full gift guide here
For Creative Time’s 42nd Street Art Project, Jenny Holzer took over the empty marquees of 42nd street theaters with her signature “truisms.”
Every week until it’s warm again, we’ll be showing off various noodle soups around NYC. Suggestions are welcome in the comments!
Pork Bone Ramen at Chuko
For this installment of “Artist Eats,” we asked Stephen Eichhorn to share his favorite place to eat. Stephen is a Chicago-based artist who creates delicate hand-cut paper collages from reproductions of foliage—palm fronds, grasses, leaves and flowers—and we were particularly taken by his Plants & Animals series.
Continue reading for his answer.
This year’s Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden features a room modeled after Frankenstein’s laboratory.
COST is Up by Bucky Turco & Marina Galperina
COST is ruling the streets again, and streets were always his
Photo by elswatchoboracho
For her Kudzu Project, Helene Schmitz traveled through Georgia, Alabama and South Carolina to observe and photograph the nightmarish transformation of the landscape caused by the intrusive plant known as Kudzu.
In New York City, The Best Bud Is Just A Phone Call Away by Hunter Stuart
Tap one out for Cartoon
“Louisiana’s R&B-Infused Zydeco Trail-Riding Culture”
Directed by Tabitha Denholm