What happens when art meets abortion?

by Marisa Martin -- Judith Gait paints tragic and gruesome things because of a series of legal decisions. Both the Parliament of the United Kingdom and the Supreme Court of the United more…

The crazy names of artist Steve Kreuscher

by Marisa Martin -- Steven Kreuscher found himself on the front pages of publications across the world, but unfortunately it was rarely about his art. Rather, Kreuscher's wildly changing monikers riveted journalists more…

Protesting death through dance

by Marisa Martin -- Kaytee Moyer became a performance artist with a national audience on Oct. 5, 2015, at George Street in Millersville, Pennsylvania. That day Moyer stood alone in a busy more…

Frankenstein's trade pact: Frightening stuff

by Marisa Martin -- Is a film, painting or technical marvel ever created entirely ex-nihilo? Could it spontaneously generate with virtually no debt to previous works of art, texts or discoveries? This more…

Remembering the Armenian holocaust in art

by Marisa Martin --   Who, after all, speaks today of the annihilation of the Armenians? – Adolph Hitler, arguing for success of his "final solution" What do these things have in more…

A tale of two artists

by Marisa Martin -- Saudi Arabia: a place where it is very much equally difficult for art or women to thrive, to disturb the status quo or to openly show too much more…