Recent discovery of the writing, and artwork, of Joseph Nechvatal. This piece about the Met's Michelangelo show has particularly delicious insights and vocabulary. Learn more about Nechvatal's work here.
Neuroesthetics- "a concept that encompasses new possibilities of aesthetic experience and the capacity of works of art to effect and sculpt the materialized brain" (curator Mathieu Copeland)
and was conceived by Warren Neidich in 1995 while lecturing at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Dive in and learn more at Artbrain.org and in Jonathan Fineberg's epic book: Modern Art at the Border of Mind and Brain.
The Flying Seagull Project: Incredibly inspiring non-profit project aiding refugee children through dance, theater, and art.