archive-title Daily Archives: 2021-06-02 19:46:39

Daily Archives: 2021-06-02 19:46:39

150 Artists Amplify Demands for Reform at New Orleans Museum of Art

The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) with Roy Lichtenstein’s “Five Brushstrokes” in 2015 (via Wikimedia Commons) In June, a group of former staff members at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) accused the institution of enabling a “plantation-like culture” in an open letter that described instances of surveillance and discrimination of Black and […]

Across From the New York County Criminal Court, a Public Statue Reimagines the Myth of Medusa

Luciano Garbati’s “Medusa With The Head of Perseus” being installed at Collect Pond Park today (courtesy of MWTH Project) Greek mythology recounts how Medusa earned her distinctive appearance: after she was raped by Poseidon in Athena’s temple, the goddess of war punished her with a head of snakes and the curse of petrifying any man […]

Waxwork Records brings Universal Monsters portfolio to the toys and collectables market – Toy News

The US underground and pop culture company Waxwork Records has made its first foray into the toys and collectables market with the launch of Spinatures that kicks off with a partnership with Universal and the studio’s classic horror portfolio. Aimed at the adult collector market, the new Spinatures launch is a collection of highly detailed […]

Collectibles Go Digital with DigiCol, Multi-functional Infrastructure for the Next Wave of NFT adoption – AiThority

The hype in Decentralized Finance (DeFi) quickly dissipated as DeFi-related assets recorded sharp reversals in their price. DeFi users that were overleveraged observed their wealth evaporate as the value of their collateral diminished. As DeFi interest subsides, NFT interest has been piqued. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are distinct token types that derive their utility from being […]