Recent floods in Libya have uncovered long-buried archaeological structures in an ancient Greek settlement outside the devastated city of Derna. The magnitude of the catastrophe, however, is impeding preservation efforts. Local authorities discovered the structure while surveying the damage to Cyrene, a Greek city founded in 631 BCE. Cyrene thrivedContinue Reading

Those driving through Columbus, Ohio, might notice a colorful new intervention amid the otherwise serene landscape. On the facade of Orange Barrel Media (OBM) headquarters, abstract painter Sarah Cain has created a public art installation—one that rewards a long look and, frankly, is hard to miss. The monumental immersive painting,Continue Reading

Queer Thoughts, the New York gallery that boosted the careers of artists like Diamond Stingily, David Rappeneau, and Puppies Puppies, has officially closed, marking an end to the 11-year run for the small, adventurous space. Its final show, an Arthur Marie exhibition filled with matte-finished paintings of people with bulbousContinue Reading