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Probing the News for This Week’s Verb

by Whitney Kimball on August 10, 2011
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New in art news! Today we announce the pilgrim voyage of Art Fag City’s very own verb of the week. (Sorry, Stephen Colbert). This week in art news, every one got probed. Whether it’s Superman, Marilyn Monroe, your Facebook account, or the enigmatic Mona Lisa, no one is safe from (mostly hacker) probery.

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Alright, What Contemporary Artist Should Be The Next Barbie Make Over?

by Paddy Johnson on June 30, 2011
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Does high art suddenly have mass culture appeal? Even with the growing number of reality shows on the subject my guess would be no — most people I know outside the field aren’t exactly spending a lot of time reading up on the subject –but clearly the creative folks over at Mattel don’t agree.  This week, the toy company released three new Barbies inspired by well known works of art.

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