(Photo: Matt Cardy/Getty Images) Last year, Chinese dissident and humanitarian artist Ai Weiwei created a site-specific installation at Alcatraz Island,..
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What exactly is the phenomenon known as “Black Twitter?” Well, there’s no invitation, no official accounting of membership, no fee..
Despite the confiscation of Ai WeiWei’s passport by the Chinese government and a period of imprisonment documented in Alison Klayman’s..
This Fall, #BlackLivesMatter, a powerful hashtag movement coursed through Twitter in response to the murder of an unarmed Michael Brown..
When Buzzfeed asked Kevin Spacey about his ‘mani-pedi’ he looked at the reporter with “are you crazy” eyes. What the..
My friend, Princess, told me about this exercise she was doing. She was pretending to be homeless in the..
Image link: http://ow.ly/i/3iNns/original Contagious is a book about what makes something go viral. Why do some things catch..
When Twitter launched its 140 character micro blogging site in 2006, no one could have predicted its rise to influence..
What makes a video go viral? What creates the impulse for shareware across the interwebs? What stimulates the mirror neurons..
Share This: How You Will Change the World with Social Media by Deanna Zandt Social Media: It’s not just for..
An Invitation for those in the New School Community and Beyond! I have been invited to teach a living archive..
Rewind: Reactivate our #streetart #twitterfest from Summer 2012, a video compilation! StreetArt NYC from Kathleen Sweeney on Vimeo. (music by..
Can an empty chair have the power to sway public opinion? Chris Rock certainly had fun with Clint Eastwood’s appearance..
(photo by Kathleen Alquist @katalquist) On Monday, July 9th, four teams of artists, designers and filmmakers set out from The..
On Monday June 9th, The Viral Media Lab will be collaborating on a live tweet of street art from Union..
Increasingly, trending topics influence the everyday discourse. With the side flick of our consciousness, we become aware of news bytes,..