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12 Leaders Who Are Shaping the Next Generation of Artists

TIME highlights the work of 12 champions of culture who are creating platforms—be they museum walls or magazine pages or literal stages—for the artists who are opening our minds and changing our world today.

The Best Cities To See Street Art

The internet has allowed creators and their audiences to connect in unprecedented ways. But while the internet is indeed an effective tool for spreading art, if you aren’t searching for something specific, it likely won’t reveal itself to you. Street artists say f*ck that. Their form is immediate and imposing. It pops up in your face and […]

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is an Opulent, Over-the-Top Piece of Film History

t's an important movie for Asian Americans, and it's also an enjoyably batshit tour of insane wealth.

Why Using Controversy To Promote Hip-Hop Albums No Longer Works In 2018

In 2018, it just doesn’t pay to distract from the actual music.

Two New Skate Films Are Subverting Gender Norms

The girls of 'Skate Kitchen' and boys of 'Minding the Gap' both get to be brave and vulnerable, cocky and complex.

Surface Matters London: Giant raw and exposed sculptures by Ellen Hyllemose and Olivia Bax

Surface Matters at Fold Gallery in London this month is a two-person exhibition of sculpture by Danish artist Ellen Hyllemose and British artist Olivia Bax.