FEEL-GOOD SHOW | DAN McCARTHY AT VENUS OVER LA

October 5, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on FEEL-GOOD SHOW | DAN McCARTHY AT VENUS OVER LA

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Helping to inaugurate the nascent LA branch of venerable NYC gallery, this month whimsical ceramic artist Dan McCarthy filled Venus Over Los Angles with a psychedelic array of his feel-good pieces that were perfectly in tune with Read More

WTF?! FILES | THE IMPOSSIBLE PENCIL LEAD SCULPTURES OF SALAVAT FIDAI

October 4, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on WTF?! FILES | THE IMPOSSIBLE PENCIL LEAD SCULPTURES OF SALAVAT FIDAI

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Just when you think you’ve seen it all, Russian artist Salavat Fidai is there with his impossibly detailed pencil lead sculptures to reassure you that you are in fact, nothing but a mere mortal. Using only an X-Acto knife, Fidai Read More

TECH | JAMES JEAN DEMONSTRATES THE APPLE PENCIL

October 4, 2015  |  art, Tech  |  Comments Off on TECH | JAMES JEAN DEMONSTRATES THE APPLE PENCIL

Visionary artist & Supertouch buddy James Jean is one of the most superhuman draftsman currently walking the earth, so it’s no surprise that Apple should tap him to demonstrate their new Apple Pencil stylus. Designed to work in Read More

MUST-SEE SHOW | FRANK STELLA “SHAPE AS FORM” AT PAUL KASMIN, NYC

October 1, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on MUST-SEE SHOW | FRANK STELLA “SHAPE AS FORM” AT PAUL KASMIN, NYC

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As color field painter Frank Stella‘s influence resurges among a new generation of minimalists, Paul Kasmin celebrates the founding father’s oeuvre with Shape As Form, a standout historical retrospective of the artist’s groundbreaking fusion between painting and sculpture, illustrated by Read More

LOCALS ONLY | ED TEMPLETON “COMMON SIDE EFFECTS” AT THE HUNTINGTON BEACH ART CENTER

October 1, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on LOCALS ONLY | ED TEMPLETON “COMMON SIDE EFFECTS” AT THE HUNTINGTON BEACH ART CENTER

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Superstar skater turned Beautiful Losers school artist Ed Templeton has built a career around both leading and documenting youth culture, warts and all, through an unflinching lens. His photography captures the nuances of Read More

MASTERWORKS | DAN FLAVIN “CORNERS, BARRIERS, AND CORRIDORS” AT DAVID ZWIRNER, NYC

September 30, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on MASTERWORKS | DAN FLAVIN “CORNERS, BARRIERS, AND CORRIDORS” AT DAVID ZWIRNER, NYC

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Currently on view at David Zwirner is an immersive exhibition of significant “corner,” “barrier” and “corridor” light works from the late 1960s and early 1970s by visionary light artist Dan Flavin. From 1963, when he conceived Read More

JOSE PARLA “SURFACE BODY/ACTION SPACE” AT BRYCE WOLKOWITZ & MARY BOONE, NYC

September 29, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on JOSE PARLA “SURFACE BODY/ACTION SPACE” AT BRYCE WOLKOWITZ & MARY BOONE, NYC

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This month longtime Supertouch buddy Jose Parla set a new personal milestone in his already stratospheric career when he opened two major simultaneous shows in NYC on the same night when Surface Body/Action Space opened at Read More

DANIEL ARSHAM’S “FICTIONAL ARCHEOLOGY” AT GALERIE PERROTIN, HONG KONG

September 29, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on DANIEL ARSHAM’S “FICTIONAL ARCHEOLOGY” AT GALERIE PERROTIN, HONG KONG

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Rapidly becoming a major art world center, Hong Kong ups its gallery cred this month by hosting Fictional Archeology a beautiful new collection of works by Daniel Arsham at the venerable Galerie Perrotin. Following Arsham’s two previous Read More

GEOFF McFETRIDGE “IT LOOKS LIKE IT SAYS” AT JOSHUA LINER GALLERY, NYC

September 25, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on GEOFF McFETRIDGE “IT LOOKS LIKE IT SAYS” AT JOSHUA LINER GALLERY, NYC

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Following up his major gallery exhibition in Copenhagen last year, artist & designer Geoff McFetridge has brought another body of excellent graphic paintings titled It Looks Like It Says to view in NYC at Read More

MUST-SEE SHOW | ERIC WHITE AT SERGE SOROKKO GALLERY, SF

September 24, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on MUST-SEE SHOW | ERIC WHITE AT SERGE SOROKKO GALLERY, SF

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LA-based painter Eric White returned to his old stomping ground of San Francisco last week for the debut of his eponymous show of excellent new works at Serge Sorokko Gallery. A master oil painter prone to tackling deeply psychological and sometimes inscrutable Read More