tate modern

If You Have a Revolution, You Gotta Have Posters

The Tate Modern in London has an entire room devoted to the British designer, art director, and documentarian David King’s Soviet poster collection, which includes “evocative and lively celebrations of the revolution to hideous endorsements of Stalinist policy,” wrote a reviewer. His solidly researched collection (read more here and here in Eye), and the...

Today's Obsession: 100,000,000

Soooooooooooooo, ignoring Gawker’s trademark snarkiness and refusal to get art, there’s a gorgeous project there that they picked up from the Tate Modern. This is an installation of a hundred million porcelain sunflower seeds created by Ai Weiwei. He says it’s symbolic of his interactions on Twitter, which makes perfect sense to me, but...