Last Look | Raymond Pettibon x Marcel Dzama “Forgetting The Hand” at David Zwirner, NYC

March 2, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Last Look | Raymond Pettibon x Marcel Dzama “Forgetting The Hand” at David Zwirner, NYC

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Currently wrapping up at David Zwirner Gallery in NYC is Forgetting The Hand a show of incredible collaborative work by kindred spirit artists Raymond Pettibon & Marcel Dzama. The collaboration began in Summer 2015 for a zine with the artists swapping the first of a series of drawings to be completed by the other. In a variation of the “exquisite corpse” method in which a partner is only given portions of an otherwise concealed drawing to work on, Dzama and Pettibon developed each other’s Read More

Takashi Murakami’s Personal Superflat Art Collection at the Yokohama Museum

March 1, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Takashi Murakami’s Personal Superflat Art Collection at the Yokohama Museum

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Takashi Murakami is known around the world as the king of Japanese Pop Art, but he’s lesser known as an art collector, a fact that Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection: From Sh?haku and Rosanjin to Anselm Kiefer—a new show currently on view at Japan’s Yokohama Art Museum—seeks to remedy. On display through April 3rd, this exhibition is the first large-scale public showing of Murakami’s extensive private collection featuring key works by a diverse array of Eastern & Western artists including Yoshitomo Nara, KAWS, Anselm Kiefer, Madsaki, Read More

First Look | Daniel Arsham’s “The Future Was Then” Installation at SCAD

February 24, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on First Look | Daniel Arsham’s “The Future Was Then” Installation at SCAD

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Noted futurist Daniel Arsham has transformed the otherwise top-flight SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah, Georgia, into a real hole-in-the-wall with his latest show The Future Was Then. As the centerpiece of the exhibition which features an array of his trademark drapery wall reliefs and volcanic ash sculptures, Arsham has burrowed through a 300-foot-long series of faux concrete walls to create what looks to be the ultimate Read More

Scott Hove’s Epic 7,500 Sq Ft Cake Maze at Think Tank Gallery, LA

February 22, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Scott Hove’s Epic 7,500 Sq Ft Cake Maze at Think Tank Gallery, LA

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Currently on view now at LA’s Think Tank Gallery is a show that should carry a warning label for diabetic art fans: artist Scott Hove‘s incredible  7,500 square foot cake maze. Created as a massive sculptural labyrinth and pastel-toned monument to American obesity, the epic cake walk fills the gallery floor-to-ceiling with a recreation of Paris Hilton’s sweet 16 party dessert table in a series of six sculptural chambers glistening with frosting, cherries, rhinestones, and strangely, angel’s food uzis and devil’s food spiked heels featuring snarling wolves mouths. It’s literally an experience that must be Read More

Best In Show | Eddie Martinez “Salmon Eye” at Mitchell-Inness & Nash

February 21, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Best In Show | Eddie Martinez “Salmon Eye” at Mitchell-Inness & Nash

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Brooklyn-based AbEx painter Eddie Martinez continues his visual shock-and-awe campaign with a series of gorgeous new canvases titled Salmon Eye at Mitchell-Innes & Nash in NYC. Martinez draws his inspiration from a wide-range of sources, from the ever-evolving landscape of New York City to major art historical movements of the 20th century such as Abstract Expressionism, CoBrA, Neo-Expressionism, and Surrealism. An Read More

First Look | Michael Kagan’s “Lights Out” at Joshua Liner Gallery, NYC

February 16, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on First Look | Michael Kagan’s “Lights Out” at Joshua Liner Gallery, NYC

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Brooklyn-based artist Michael Kagan loves painting cool stuff, and he does it very well. For Lights Outhis new show of large-scale oil paintings at Joshua Liner Gallery in NYC, Kagan reinforces his fascination with man’s moments of triumph over nature’s limits captured through iconic imagery of astronauts, cockpits, F1 racecars, and for the first time, Read More

Ai Weiwei Covers Berlin Concert Hall in 14,000 Refugee Life Jackets

February 15, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Ai Weiwei Covers Berlin Concert Hall in 14,000 Refugee Life Jackets

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Fresh off one of his most lightweight art installations in years in Paris, Ai WeiWei has come back hard with one of his most provocative works in Berlin this week that sees the Chinese artist wrapping the pillars of the city’s Konzerthaus concert hall with 14,000 bright orange refugee life jackets to raise awareness for the current Read More

James Jean Creates New Year of the Monkey Art to Celebrate Chinese New Year

February 8, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on James Jean Creates New Year of the Monkey Art to Celebrate Chinese New Year

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Today marks the global celebration of the lunar Chinese New Year ushering in the Year of the Monkey, celebrated by Supertouch buddy James Jean with a beautiful new piece of monkey art and installation at multimedia agency InterTrend in Long Beach, CA. Throughout the day today, passers-by can visit InterTrend’s offices to peel off one of the 2,000 Read More

First Look | KAWS at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

February 8, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on First Look | KAWS at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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Following up on our recent preview of KAWS‘ new indoor & outdoor retrospective at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park and its attendant Longside Gallery we’re now able to take a full look at the eponymous exhibition that brings together a large selection of recent sculptures and paintings for the artist’s first proper museum show in the Read More

Master Japanese Artist Hajime Sorayama Brings His Sexy Robots to Nanzuka Gallery

Master Japanese Artist Hajime Sorayama Brings His Sexy Robots to Nanzuka Gallery

February 3, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Master Japanese Artist Hajime Sorayama Brings His Sexy Robots to Nanzuka Gallery

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Legendary Japanese sci-fi illustrator and master of the sexy robot Hajime Sorayama has delivered an awe-inspiring body of new work to Nanzuka Gallery in Tokyo with his new show, An Actress is Not a Machine, But They Treat You Like a Machine, which focuses on a series of paintings that reimagine Marilyn Monroe as a sexy Read More