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Art that depicts pop culture, or pulls images, subjects, or iconography from main stream media.

August, 2018

  • 20 August

    Statue of Canada’s Prime Minister Vandalized Again

    The statue of Canada’s first prime minister was vandalized on what would have been John A. Macdonald’s 198th birthday. Last Friday, an anonymous group announced their responsibility for spray-painting a monument of Sir John A. Macdonald, Canada’s First Prime Minister, in downtown Montreal’s Place du Canada.     The organization …

  • 20 August

    Italian Tourist falls into Artwork

    Museum at the Port. Italian tourist falls into Descent into Limbo, a dark hole like an abyss in the centre of the floor inside a large concrete cube with a single door. Its edges covered with black paint that creates the illusion of infinite depth. The work is part of an …

May, 2018

  • 9 May

    Artwork Gone Wrong?

    When we look at art from a created statue’s point of view, we obviously think of the hard work that is put into creating such a piece, the time invested to create such beautiful pieces and the talent that lays in the minds of our artists. Whenever we see a …

April, 2018

  • 2 April

    Art as code and code as art

    The relationship between art and the present. The relationship between art and communication. The relationship between art and society. If society, communication and present live in technology and technology, it is inevitable that the art world will use and experience the high-tech instruments connected to it.   So contemporary art …

March, 2018

  • 24 March

    Gordon Matta-Clark is back in the Bronx

    Best known for his monumental cuts, holes, apertures, and excisions to the facades of derelict homes and historic buildings in New York, New Jersey, Chicago, and abroad, Gordon Matta-Clark’s work conveys a potent critique of architecture’s role vis-à-vis the capitalist system. Taking as a point of departure the pivotal series …