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The Best Innovations in Street Art of the Last 15 Years

The Best Innovations in Street Art of the Last 15 Years

Working in an illegal art form, street artists have found way to further their field outside of the eyes of the law.

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Global Track: ASVP Explores Post-Graffiti Abstraction

Global Track: ASVP Explores Post-Graffiti Abstraction

For this week's Global Track column, we dig deeper into ASVP's street art.

Sh*t Talking: A Conversation About Artist Matthew Barney's Epic Film "River of Fundament"

Sh*t Talking: A Conversation About Artist Matthew Barney's Epic Film "River of Fundament"

The most fun you'll have swimming through a river of feces.

Monthly Review: January 2014 on Complex Art+Design

Monthly Review: January 2014 on Complex Art+Design

Here's a recap of our best work this past month.

Jesse Hazelip Critiques the American Prison System in His New Exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery

Jesse Hazelip Critiques the American Prison System in His New Exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery

We profile the artist on the occasion of his first solo exhibition in New York.

D*Face Releases "The Art of D*Face: One Man and His Dog"

D*Face Releases "The Art of D*Face: One Man and His Dog"

You need this book in your life. Period.

Review: Bjorn Copeland's Solo Opening at Jack Hanley Gallery

Review: Bjorn Copeland's Solo Opening at Jack Hanley Gallery

Like getting trapped inside a Black Dice song.

Portfolio Review: Steve Wasterval Depicts the Gritty Streets of NYC

Portfolio Review: Steve Wasterval Depicts the Gritty Streets of NYC

Street art meets fine art.

Portfolio Review: Incubus Singer Brandon Boyd Shares His Paintings and Drawings

Portfolio Review: Incubus Singer Brandon Boyd Shares His Paintings and Drawings

Music isn't his only talent.

Review: James Turrell Paints with Light at the Guggenheim

Review: James Turrell Paints with Light at the Guggenheim

Take us to the light show.

Review: This is What It's Like to Watch The National Perform the Same Song for Six Hours Straight

Review: This is What It's Like to Watch The National Perform the Same Song for Six Hours Straight

Where performance art, endurance stunts, and a rock concert meet in the middle.

Required Reading: "Laundromat" by the Snorri Bros.

Required Reading: "Laundromat" by the Snorri Bros.

An array of images of Laundromats from around the five boroughs of New York City compiled by the Snorri Bros. from 2008 to 2012.

Required Reading: "Magnum Contact Sheets" Edited by Kristen Lubben

Required Reading: "Magnum Contact Sheets" Edited by Kristen Lubben

The creative process behind some of the world's greatest photographers.

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