Video

Post image for The Dying Typographic Art of Cutting Letters into Steel

In a smoky atelier in Torino, Italy, Giuseppe Branchino works as one of the world’s last punch cutters.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Milton’s ‘Paradise Lost’ Rebooted as an 8-Bit Music Video

Since John Milton’s Paradise Lost was first published in 1667, many artists have attempted to visualize the biblical epic.

Continue Reading →
Post image for A Mesmerizing Animation of Kung Fu Movements

From 19th-century photographer Eadweard Muybridge to Italian Futurist sculptor Umberto Boccioni, artists throughout history have attempted to capture the complexities of athletic human motion in their work.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Selling Insecticide with a Triptych Collage of 60,000 Dead Roaches

Pro tip for starving artists: The next time cockroaches infest your apartment, ask the exterminator to leave behind a few thousand dead bugs for you to turn into a massive collage.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Picasso and Matisse Trade Blows in a Cubism vs. Fauvism Bar Brawl

Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse were the 20th century’s greatest artistic frenemies.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Conjuring Up van Gogh’s “Starry Night” in a Bowl of Water

Recreating Vincent van Gogh paintings in unexpected mediums has become something of a trend in recent years.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Call This Psychedelic Video’s Hotline to Hear “A Special Message from the Astral Gem”

For a good time, call 1-844-ASTRAL LOANS: Staticky smooth jams and a silky-voiced robot will welcome you to “The Caged Pillows Feeling Network.”

Continue Reading →
Post image for A Claymation Moonscape Covered in Ruins

Animated by Meghan Tryon, psych-rock band Wand’s new “Passage of the Dream” video fuses claymation with line drawings and paper cutouts in a densely detailed fantasy narrative.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Solve a Murder Mystery in a German Rapper’s Interactive Music Video

In German rapper Kontra K’s interactive video for “Next to You,” off the new album Labyrinth, a fisherman discovers a crime scene at a quiet lake house.

Continue Reading →
Post image for Surreal Sculptures Come to Life in Yeasayer’s Trippy New Video

“Where’s my head?” sing Chris Keating and Anand Wilder of psych-pop band Yeasayer in “Silly Me,” a track off their new album Amen & Goodbye.

Continue Reading →