The Fortieth Parallel

North America's bisecting line of latitude captured by photographer Bruce Myren's large-format Deardorff camera

Massachusetts-based photographer Bruce Myren is a man with a camera, on a mission to capture the many faces of North America’s 40th parallel. Stretching East to West from New Jersey to California and crossing 11 states in between, the 40th degree of latitude bisects the United States and is reckoned to have played an integral role in the westward flow of early settlers, as well …

Saatchi Online

An art influx with 100 curators in 100 days

On 18 July 2012, Saatchi launched the world’s largest online exhibition—not a hard claim to make given that most web-based art shows are greeted with little more than raised eyebrows. Still, “100 Curators 100 Days” may very well reshape the perception that viewing art on a computer doesn’t achieve the personal relationship between viewer and artwork offered by a brick-and-mortar museum or gallery. We applaud …