Sensitive to Art and Its Discontents
Hyperallergic is a leading voice in contemporary perspectives on art, culture, and more. The online publication was founded by the husband-and-husband team, Veken Gueyikian and Hrag Vartanian, in 2009 as a forum for playful, serious, and radical perspectives on art in society. With over one million visitors monthly, Hyperallergic combines round-the-clock art world news coverage with insightful commentary.
Challenging the art world status quo, Hyperallergic goes beyond the surface to investigate the inner workings of art institutions and markets, shedding light on the movements and individuals fighting for greater inclusion and representation. With hundreds of global contributors, Hyperallergic is a constant source for the latest in film, visual art, books, and performances around the world.
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As a proudly independent publication, we always prioritize editorial independence over profit. Hyperallergic is funded by membership contributions, art-focused advertising, foundation grants, and our online store.
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Hyperallergic Staff & Contributors
Hrag Vartanian, Editor-in-Chief, Co-founder
Hakim Bishara, Senior Editor
Valentina Di Liscia, News Editor
Natalie Haddad, Editor
Lakshmi Rivera Amin, Editorial Coordinator
Elaine Velie, Staff Writer
Rhea Nayyar, Staff Writer
Maya Pontone, Staff Writer
Sarah Rose Sharp, Matt Stromberg, Dan Schindel, AX Mina, Ela Bittencourt, Sarah E. Bond, Dan Hicks, Daniel Larkin, Olivia McEwan, Lauren Moya Ford, Naomi Polonsky, Erin L. Thompson, Emily Wilson, Lori Waxman, Michael Glover