Mynxii White’s “Revolt” at Leica Gallery, LA

Paying homage to women resisters and the importance of defiance

by Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick It is an impossible feat to document—or to know, name or even catalog—all of the resisters whose actions led to revolutions, both big and small. And yet some of these women have left a personal impact on photographer Mynxii White—one that she has chosen to channel into her work. With the exhibition “Revolt” (on now through 6 August at LA’s Leica …

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Sending art to Trump, becoming a space archaeologist, a look at the real Playboy Mansion and more

1. Artist Sending Trump Artwork in Protest This past weekend, Paul Weston decided to send President Trump a piece of artwork every single day—but not as a gift, as a reminder of the importance of arts funding. This comes hot off the news that the new administration is planning to remove budgets for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for …

Artist Sending Trump Artwork in Protest

This past weekend, Paul Weston decided to send President Trump a piece of artwork every single day—but not as a gift, as a reminder of the importance of arts funding. This comes hot off the news that the new administration is planning to remove budgets for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Weston says, “I’m not …

Turkish Men Wear Miniskirts for Ozgecan

Men in Turkey are combatting violence against women through an unusual approach: wearing miniskirts. The protests come after the death of Ozgecan Aslan, a 20-year-old student who was brutally murdered after defending herself from an attempted rape. Using the hashtag #ozgecanicinminietekgiy, which translates to “wear a skirt for Ozgecan,” men have taken to both social media and the streets in a nationwide display of solidarity …

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Flying RED cameras, swallowable perfume, a renovated bunker and more in this week's look at the web

1. 5K Red Epic Drone The guys over at OMStudios got a little creative with the new 5K Red Epic camera. Not satisfied with keeping the camera on the ground, they built a custom radio controlled drone to capture some super high-res aerial shots. 2. Analog Vinyl Sampling Innovative designer and engineer Ishac Bertran outdoes the modern mash-up with his analog vinyl sampling concept. Laser-cutting …