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Some Guesses on Whose Face is on This Brandi Chastain Plaque

The USWNT legend was inducted into the Bay Area Hall of Fame yesterday and the plaque is, uh, interesting.
Sean Newell
5.22.18
FIGHTLAND

Fighter-Turned-Artist Recreates Boxing's Most Famous Combos With Light

We speak to the Paint Boxer, Bart van Polanen Petel, about recreating and photographing ten of his favorite punches and combinations from the likes of Frazier, Lewis, and Tyson, for his latest work, Project Phosphorescence.
Sarah Kurchak
8.9.16
Art

An Illustrated Guide To The 2016 Home Run Derby

Relive the majesty, power, Giancarlo-ness, and bellowing Chris Berman puns of the Home Run Derby through the magic of primitive crayon illustrations.
Corbin Smith
7.12.16
Art

The Art of the Champ: Artists Talk About Visually Representing Ali

Muhammad Ali was the inspiration for artists around the world. Several of them talk to us about their pieces.
Patrick Sauer
6.10.16
Baseball

Through His Art, Ben Sakoguchi Used Baseball To Understand America

The artist Ben Sakoguchi has lived a wild, widescreen American life. He chose California's archetypal orange crate art and baseball as his ways to tell that story.
David Davis
4.11.16
Art

Renault Considers F1 "Art Car" Idea

"Frankly F1 cars are ugly," says Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul. They want to change that and push the limits of Formula 1 livery rules.
Jonathan Noble, Motorsport.com
3.17.16
reel talk

Reel Talk: The Corbin Smith Review Of Still Photos Of NBA All-Stars

For a week, our basketball highlight video critic turns away from the moving image and looks for the moments of grace and revelation in still photos of All-Stars.
Corbin Smith
2.10.16
Super Bowl 50

The VICE Sports Illustrated Recap of Super Bowl 50

Relive every turnover, several important incompletions, many of Jim Nantz's attempts at contextualization, and all the other thrills of Super Bowl 50. Through art.
Corbin Smith
2.8.16
Art

Carmelo Anthony on the Media Machine, Knicks and Staying Sane in NYC: Stay Melo

“New York is the greatest city on the planet, I think. But you’re not a New Yorker if you don’t wake up some days and be like ‘man, fuck this place.’”
VICE Sports
10.26.15
Art

Art by the Balls

With her latest work, the artist Michelle Grabner takes a critic's insult—"soccer mom"—and turns it on its head.
B. David Zarley
10.21.15
dinosaurs in hockey jerseys

The Art And Science Of Putting Large Chicago Blackhawks Helmets on Lions

Dinosaur sweaters, stone lions in hockey helmets, and a pterodactyl in a Bulls jersey. This is how Chicago's landmarks came to wear Chicago sports teams' gear.
B. David Zarley
6.15.15