About Hyperallergic

Our logo as a stamp, designed by one of our readers, William Everston, as a submission to our Mail Art Bulletin series. (via)
Our logo as a stamp, designed by one of our readers, William Evertson, as a submission to our Mail Art Bulletin series. (via)

Sensitive to Art and Its Discontents

Hyperallergic is a forum for playful, serious, and radical perspectives on art and culture in the world today.

Created by husband-and-husband team, Veken Gueyikian and Hrag Vartanian, Hyperallergic officially launched on October 14, 2009. It combines the best of art blog and magazine culture by focusing on publishing quality and engaging writing and images from informed and provocative perspectives.

The Hyperallergic Newsletter is sent out daily or weekly to over 123,000 subscribers, and every Tuesday it includes a letter from the editor with a recap of the most popular and important stories from the week. Subscribers also get first notice of upcoming Hyperallergic events, which include discussions, parties, screenings, and performances.

Hyperallergic also publishes a Weekend edition edited by a collective of leading writers and journalists, including John Yau, Thomas Micchelli, Natalie Haddad, and Albert Mobilio.

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Editor-in-Chief, Co-founder
Hrag Vartanian

Managing Editor
Eric Vilas-Boas

Elisa Wouk AlminoSeph Rodney,
Jasmine Weber, Dan Schindel,
Dessane Lopez Cassell, Yasmeen Siddiqui,

Zachary Small, Sarah Rose Sharp, Hakim Bishara

Journalism Fellowship for Curators
Laura Raicovich


Publisher, Co-founder
Veken Gueyikian

Marketing Manager
Leah Rosenzweig

Ad Operations Manager
Becca Gleichenhaus

Hyperallergic Weekend Editorial Collective
Thomas Micchelli, John Yau,
Natalie HaddadAlbert Mobilio

Poetry Editor
Wendy Xu

Consulting Editors
Lyra Kilston (LA), An Xiao (SF)

Regular Contributors
Joseph NechvatalMegan N. LibertyLauren Purje, Melissa Stern, Ben ValentineDaniel Larkin