The Garret is a place for artists and art-making, a web journal of news, commentary, information, and miscellanea on the arts — high, low and in between, proper and rude, good and bad. We are produced by journalists who came together at Columbia University in spring, 2010.


Celebrating the Self Through Digital Art
Celebrating the Self Through Digital Art

"Everyday" was posted to YouTube almost four years ago, but Noah Kalina's art is more relevant now.... [ More ]

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Suspended, with a Camera and Paintbrush in Hand
Suspended, with a Camera and Paintbrush in Hand

Bahar Behbahani, an Iranian painter and video-artist, creates work with tranquil surfaces and eerie undertones. ... [ More ]

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Travis Cain’s Best Friends Forever
Travis Cain's Best Friends Forever

The world of designer toys isn't all fun and games for Travis Cain as he balances new projects, old criticism, and a slew of self-destructive twists.... [ More ]

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Arjun Basu’s Twister
Arjun Basu's Twister

Can a whole story be told in 140 characters? Arjun Basu is trying to on Twitter.... [ More ]

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The Garret is a place for artists and art-making, a web journal of news, commentary, information, and miscellanea on the arts — high, low and in between, proper and rude, good and bad. We are produced by journalists who came together at Columbia University in spring, 2010.