The relationship of colors on and off the canvas.
The art of learning new skills.
The pioneering ambient music artist discusses the computer programs, musicians, and spaces that shape his soundscapes.
An exhibition by a prior member of the Situationist International.
The author on writing about the swell before a war, factual inaccuracy as surrealism, and taking a jab at our own heedlessness.
The malleable biographies of cultural objects.
The novelist on studying cinema in Singapore and how she came to imagine the queer love lives of Marlene Dietrich, Anna May Wong, and Leni Riefenstahl.
Discipline, resistance, and care flow through the performance artist’s work.
Making and not making art.
The debut novelist on her literary influences, informal storytelling, and the imaginative possibilities of walking.
The poet on the myth of total knowledge, resisting answers, and the anxiety of completion.
The unraveling and retelling of history.
The writer on her new story collection about the lives of the displaced and the daily estrangements we all face.
Heightening the experience of images.
Performances that address the affliction of racism.
The writer on his new short story collection, creating realistic characters that don’t always change, and how fatherhood has impacted his relationship to language.
Sculpture that seeks to elude binaries.
The debut novelist on writing fiction about free will, his love of Denis Johnson, the elusive idea of plot, and his family lineage of writers.
Reanimating inanimate objects.
Photographing Andy Warhol’s celebrity circle.