Posts tagged as:

Sally McKay

Don’t Miss: PHATT-B Digital Arts Fest. Now With AFC After Party!

by Whitney Kimball and Hannah Garner on September 19, 2013
Thumbnail image for Don’t Miss: PHATT-B Digital Arts Fest. Now With AFC After Party!

AFC is so excited for the PHATT-B Digital Arts Fest this weekend that we’re throwing an official after party! You gotta be there.

Read the full article →

Intro to the Art World: A Beginner’s Reading List, AFC Commenter Edition

by Paddy Johnson on June 11, 2013
Thumbnail image for Intro to the Art World: A Beginner’s Reading List, AFC Commenter Edition

Last month we published a short list of art books I thought provided a great introduction to the art world. This month, we publish the additions to this list suggested by our commenters.

Read the full article →

STUFF: Ten Things Sally McKay Owns and Loves

by Sally McKay on April 17, 2013
Thumbnail image for STUFF: Ten Things Sally McKay Owns and Loves

Are you having trouble understanding artists through their art? Understand them through their STUFF instead.

Read the full article →

Dude-Count Drops by One in a BYOB Net Art Show in Australia

by Paddy Johnson on March 12, 2013
Thumbnail image for Dude-Count Drops by One in a BYOB Net Art Show in Australia

Charlie Sofo declined to participate in a BYOB show at RMIT Design Hub, Australia, citing lack of gender diversity. We approve.

Read the full article →

Enough With Dude-Centric Net Art Shows

by Paddy Johnson on April 17, 2012
Thumbnail image for Enough With Dude-Centric Net Art Shows

I’m getting tired of seeing listings for dude-dominated digital art shows. Just to count what I’ve seen in the last month: The USB Show, at Paris’s Le Point Éphémère two weeks ago, invited one woman artist to participate out of 21; Astral Projection Abduction Fantasy, which ran from February 23rd to March 23rd in Dublin, included three women out of 29 artists; and the April 12th BYOB show, in Milan, only included 9 women out of 42 invited artists. These shows might as well be Lilith Fair, though, relative to the worst recent offender, Dotcom, a show organized by the anonymous collective BSNP at the Centre d’Art Bastille in France. That group show runs through June 10th and includes no women at all.

Read the full article →

34 AFC Friends Cite Their Favorite Link of 2011

by Paddy Johnson on December 31, 2011
Thumbnail image for 34 AFC Friends Cite Their Favorite Link of 2011

As is our annual tradition, I’ve asked people I know and respect to contribute their single favorite link for the year. No themes. No grand explanations. Just one link, and one sentence describing why they liked it. For the first time ever, this year I received no dupe links. The web is a much larger place than it used to be.

Read the full article →

[IMG MGMT] L.M. vs. Leni R.

by Lorna Mills on September 22, 2010
Thumbnail image for [IMG MGMT] L.M. vs. Leni R.

[Editor’s Note: IMG MGMT is a is an annual image-based artist essay series. Today’s invited artist, Lorna Mills has actively exhibited her work in both solo and group exhibitions since the early 1990′s. Her practice has included obsessive Ilfochrome printing, obsessive painting, obsessive super 8 film,  obsessive digital video animations incorporated into restrained installation work and currently […]

Read the full article →