Michael Anthony Farley

Michael Anthony Farley

Contributing Editor

Michael Anthony Farley is an artist, critic, curator, and drag performer who splits their time between Baltimore and Mexico City. They are a graduate of MICA and UMBC and formerly an art critic at Art F City. Michael writes about contemporary art, the global art market, art fairs, and urban planning. Message him with pitches and ideas for us! Email: Michael Farley IG: @juvederm_delinquent

Stories by Michael Anthony Farley
A Sneak Peak at the Transgressive Artist and Collector’s Bequest to the BMA

John Waters wants us to rethink the ludicrous possibility of a masterpiece

Baltimore Spirits Company names Penn Eastburn as the first recipient of its LAB award

There’s a long, storied history of art students supporting the booze industry. Now, a local distillery is giving back to the MICA community in a big way. This year, the Baltimore Spirits Company announced Penn Eastburn, a recent painting MFA grad, as the first recipient of its $10,000 LAB Award.

Step right up and beat your hope to death at the world's most depressing art show!

Curated by Kader Attia and titled Still Here!, this year’s edition mulls the lasting impacts of colonialism, modernity, globalization, and ecological exploitation and collapse—as well as dozens of tangentially related ills.

“We couldn’t be more thrilled to partner with Pussy Riot this year.”

"WHEN EVERYTHING IS POLITICAL, NOTHING IS / WHEN NOTHING IS POLITICAL, EVERYTHING IS"