Samuel Stabler's work is thoroughly original, unlike anything out there—which is a bit odd, considering he takes a lot of inspiration from the canon. In fact, he appropriates it: Stabler redraws the Old Masters' work in almost unbelievable detail, then obscures some of that detail with bold streaks of neon.
by Angelina Jolie and Kayla Tanenbaum
This week: Neighbors vs. That Awkward Moment, two bro-out comedies starring Zac Efron.
Performance artist Ryan McNamara's work combines heady historical references with pop culture, the conceptual with the obvious, and perhaps most importantly, the spectator with the artist.