Megan Geckler’s New Criss-Crossing Tape Sculptures


On display at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art until February 23 are Megan Geckler’s new site-specific installations constructed with her signature material – flagging tape. Using careful mathematical calculations, she transforms the space with bright bursts of color. The show, titled "No chance to move backwards and see," draws from geometric illusionism and principles of design. Not only will visitors get to see several of her modular sculptural works, they’ll also come face to face with her beautiful woven wall mural.

If you’re unfamiliar with the Los Angeles-based artist’s intricate work, make sure to check out this post.





Megan Geckler’s website





December 2, 2016

Upside Down Christmas Tree Hangs in the Halls of Tate Britain

  Every December, the Tate Britain debuts its much-anticipated Christmas tree. Designed by a different contemporary artist each year, the famed museum’s trees are both yuletide decorations and works of modern art. This year, Iranian installation artist Shirazeh Houshiary has quite literally turned the tradition on its head with her upside-down evergreen. Suspended by its trunk, the tree hovers above the main entrance’s stunning spiral staircase.

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December 2, 2016

Photographer Searches for Mystery Wedding Couple After Discovering Film in 50-Year-Old Camera

You never know what you’ll find when you buy something that’s vintage. When photographer Alex Galmeanu bought a rare 50-year-old camera off eBay, he never expected to find an exposed (but undeveloped) roll of film inside. “Of course I had it developed right away,” he wrote, “and, as a surprise again, I was able to recover 10 quite usable images, especially when considering their age.

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