Julian Charrière, the Conceptual Artist

“Charrière focuses on investigations of the natural world, revealing the profound force exerted by humans and the environment on one another and highlighting how ecological systems can exhibit traces of human energy,” as phrased by Artsy, the online source for fine art. Originally from the district of Morges in Switzerland, Charrière was born in the […]
  • Crystal Ng
  • March 13, 2018
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Japanese Artist Arrested for ‘Distributing Indecent Material’

Japanese artist Megumi Igarashi, 42, was arrested for obscenity charges due to her art that explores female genitalia. The artist vowed to challenge her arrest and declared from behind bars to defy a culture of “discrimination” against openly acknowledging the vagina in Japanese society. On July 12, Igarashi was arrested for distributing indecent material with […]
  • Julia Berman
  • July 22, 2014
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Artist Creates Program to Block Google Glass

There was a time, not so long ago, when Google Glass was the talk of the town. Companies and individuals alike became ecstatic over the ability to fit a tiny computer screen over their eye. But once the dust cleared and the hyped settled down, many people have began to question the little camera that […]
  • Ben Feinstein
  • June 6, 2014
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