It also focuses on the highly sophisticated narrative structures underpinning his collections and extravagant runway presentations, with their echoes of avant-garde installation and performance art. View the full cover after the jump. And, revisit our earlier coverage here. Related...

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul's works have no linear narrative structure but rather appear as documentaries that constantly slip into dream-world stories, shifting from long, detailed shots of a place or character to situations in a world of the surreal, like the abrupt manifestation of a...

It can either be seen as a philosophy on foreshadowing or the advocacy of an economical narrative structure, but to me, it's always seemed like a little bit of both. Either way, Mad Men has always been a show that doesn't write extraneous "guns" into the plot; we may not always know exactly...

While the narrative structure "tells" much more often than it "shows," the voice of Rakhee is distinct enough and the plot is engaging enough that reading the very descriptive text is quite delightful. The Girl in the Garden is a perfect summer read! Speaking of summer reading, want to win...

"Alexander McQueen was best known for his astonishing and extravagant runway presentations, which were given dramatic scenarios and narrative structures that suggested avant-garde installation and performance art," Andrew Bolton, Curator for the Costume Institute said in a release. "His...

A collection of scribbled notes and doodles are traced onto 42 scraps of paper, and as the viewer follows the spider-like handwriting and cartoon diagrams a narrative and journey unfolds. The story goes likes this; Gregory was invited to Nairobi to be Artist in Residence at the Kuona Trust....

In short, if Color is used by a statistically significant percentage of folks, nearly every location that matters on earth will soon be draped in an ever-growing tapestry of visual cloth, one that no doubt will also garner commentary, narrative structure, social graph meaning, and plasticity...

 

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