Post image for 7 Rising Art Stars to Watch: Claudia Maté

“Fucking prolific” is a phrase that comes to mind when paging through Claudia Maté’s web portfolio. Just based on the thirty-nine websites, GIFs and videos on her site, you might think she’s well into her late thirties. Her resume is equally long, listing exhibitions at MoMA, The Art Gallery of Ontario, and Wayne State University.

Post image for 7 Rising Stars to Watch: Mike and Claire

You’ve basically got two of sexiest people on earth turning themselves into monsters, and they don’t even want to be lovable.

Post image for Do or DIY: A Month of Studio Visits in Philly

Philadelphia keeps the rents low and the art weird.

Post image for Chicago Then and Now: Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists

This film documents the history of Chicago’s most famous art movement that introduced the world to artists like Ed Paschke, Jim Nutt, Gladys Nilsson, and Karl Wirsum, and brings to light the lasting effects of the city’s 1960s-era avant garde on contemporary practitioners. In short, you should watch the movie.

Post image for 7 Rising Stars to Watch: Nick Sethi

“I don’t think photography can really be objective, so I try to make it as subjective as possible,” Nick Sethi recently told VICE. No shit.

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Every Monday, we’re bringing you our recommended listings!