A New Agency Challenges White-Washed Beauty

Meet Evy, Genesis, and Nicola–three new faces repped by Lorde Inc., an emerging street casting modeling agency devoted to promoting diversity. “We wanted to create a space that was both non-normative and safe for people of color who seldom see … Continued

Go See These Brooklyn Body Artists Perform

Friday December 12, Issue Project Room, a performance space housed in a historic sandstone downtown Brooklyn building, will present “Heel Yourself,” a collaboration between artists Raúl De Nieves, Whitney Vangrin, and Sadaf H. Nava, as part of De Nieves’s artist-in-residence. … Continued

The Best Works for Taking #ArtSelfies at Frieze

If selfies are a genre—“the most prevalent popular genre,” according to critic Jerry Saltz—then art selfies must be a subgenre, where populist impulses rub up against elitist ambitions, and where insta-documentation meets a yearning for a future self, less be here now and … Continued