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 »]
TOON TRENDZ is an ideal styling resource for any conscious consumer struggling to achieve the perfect Angelica Pickles resort look for summer. Culling iconic styles from an array of ’90s Nickelodeon influences, the inspired feed (composed by someone named “Poodle”) is only now in its rugrat infancy. DIS recommends Judy Funny (Doug) and Cynthia the doll (Rugrats) for consideration next.