Ron Mueck’s New Installation Comprised of 100 Massive Skulls

Ron Mueck crafted 100 individual, enormous skulls for a new installation at National Gallery of Victoria’s Triennial. The sculptures in "Mass" are crafted from fiberglass and resin, and each is about a meter high. Mueck's hyperrealist work was last mentioned on HiFructose.com here.

Björk’s new video is the story of life, mating and death – all at once

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Björk has revealed the music video for “Arisen My Senses”, the first track of her recent ninth studio album Utopia.

Directed by Jesse Kanda – who previously helmed the Icelandic star’s video for “Mouth Mantra”, and who shot the musician for Dazed’s cover story

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Striking Silverware Animal Assemblages by Matt Wilson

South-Carolina based artist Matt Wilson brings old silverware to life in his bent and welded sculptures of birds and other wildlife. Fastened to pieces of driftwood or mounted to segments of old lumber, the pieces seem to capture the lifelike essence of the robins, owls, and sea creatures they represent despite a minimal number of components. Wilson has an uncanny ability to let the found objects in his pieces speak for themselves, adapting the natural curvature of spoons and forks into folded wings and long tails. You can explore more of his work on Instagram and in his Etsy shop. (via My Modern Met)

Rose McGowan calls Meryl Streep a hypocrite over Golden Globes protest

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The coming awards season will be a difficult time for Hollywood. It’s been a seismic, weird year following a slew of sexual assault allegations, and naturally all eyes will be on how (and whether) this year’s ceremonies acknowledge the horrific revelations of abuse by men like Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey.

Last week it was rumoured that actresses including Meryl Streep, Emma Stone and Jessica Chastain…

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SHINee singer and K-Pop star Jonghyun has died

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Jonghyun of K-Pop stars SHINee has died aged 27, the BBC report.

South Korean news agency Yonhap are reporting that the singer, born Kim Jong-hyun, was found unconscious in a rented apartment in Seoul after being alerted by his sister, and that he was later pronounced dead at hospital. Police have said that they will investigate the possibility of suicide as a cause of…

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#WokeCharlotte: the meme clapping back at dated Sex and the City moments

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Look, people are woke now and if you’re not then expect to be cancelled. Those are the really weird rules.

We started this year with worldwide protest, so 12 months in there’s no room for sitting on the fence politically – even in pop culture. While the list of films you can no longer watch grows as Hollywood is exposed as a breeding ground for perverts, there are other movies and…

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Nicola Formichetti is leaving Diesel

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While you might think that the end of the year means fashion brands will be winding down, it seems that the fast-paced energy of the industry has no plans on slowing. Just in, is the announcement is that Nicola Formichetti will be stepping down from his position as artistic director at Diesel after four years.

Starting out as a stylist – first working with Lady Gaga – Formichetti took over the…

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