Hayley Silverman’s “Dog Plays,” an ongoing series in which a cast of untrained dogs take on the role of characters from a range of pop-culture texts, disrupt the canon of identities traditionally represented in Hollywood as they are re-inhabited by animals. Calling on artifacts ranging from Richard Linklater films, to science-fiction thrillers, to Depression-era musicals that rhapsodize class difference, these performances investigate how our understanding of narrative, authority and identity transforms when we project stories,… [read more »]
Who wore this [3D / sea punk / Tumblr / new aesthetics / dump.fm inspired] background better? Rihanna used a virtual backdrop on November 10th for her performance on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Azealia Banks worked a Tumblr landscape in her Atlantis video, which went live November 11th.
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