OPENINGS | DAMIEN HIRST “SCHIZOPHRENO-GENESIS” AT PAUL STOPLER GALLERY, LONDON

October 13, 2014  |  art  |  No Comments

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Say what you will about the quality (and quantity) of Damien Hirst's creative output, for better or worse, it never ceases to entertain. And so, with his newest exhibition of sculptural editions and prints, Lord Hirst of Bristol has produced one of the most amusing shows of his career with

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POP LIFE | JIGGA & BEY PAY A VISIT TO MONA LISA AT THE LOU-VRAY

October 13, 2014  |  art, Culture  |  No Comments

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Proving once again that crowds are for suckers, illuminati power couple Jay-Z & Beyonce proved their star power remains undiminished when they shut down Paris' palace of art & culture last week to pay a private visit to their homegirl Mona Lisa at the Louvre. Sources report she was mad cool but still had to be reminded not to ask Mr & Mrs Carter for their Read More

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STREET LIFE | “ERROR” BY SPY AT THE NUART FESTIVAL, NORWAY

October 9, 2014  |  Streets  |  No Comments

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One of the most eye-catching pieces of street art of late to catch our eye is this massive "Error" mural by Madrid-based street artist SpY in Norway for the Nuart Festival. Occupying two full walls of a giant abandoned building in the seaside town of Stavanger, the glaring red Read More

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ON EXHIBIT | KAWS, BANKSY, & OS GEMEOS SET TO BREAK THE BANK AT PHILLIPS CONTEMPORARY AUCTIONS

October 9, 2014  |  art  |  No Comments

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It's not often that you see epic works by longtime Supertouch buddies KAWS, Os Gemeos, & Banksy together in the same high-profile art auction. Now, all three are primed to set new secondary market standards when key works by each hit the block at Phillips' Read More

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BEST IN SHOW | STERLING RUBY “VIVIDS” AT GAGOSIAN HONG KONG

October 8, 2014  |  art  |  No Comments

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"I live in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains and my studio is in downtown Los Angeles. My daily routine of driving back and forth is always a contemplative time. On these drives I often witness extremely vivid and colorful sunrises and sunsets, yielding horizon lines that transform the urban sprawl into a meditative celestial plane."
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ON EXHIBIT | UGO RONDINONE “BREATHE WALK DIE” AT THE ROCKBUND MUSEUM, SHANGHAI

October 8, 2014  |  art  |  No Comments

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Wildcard Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone debuted one of his most interesting and eccentric bodies of work to date when he opened the doors to his new show, the fatalistically-titled Breathe, Walk, Die, at Shanghai's Rockbund Art Museum. Moving further away from Read More

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STYLE | SUPREME PAYS TRIBUTE TO H.R. GIGER

October 8, 2014  |  Style  |  No Comments

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The art world lost an inimitable talent this year when legendary painter and longtime Supertouch friend H.R. Giger died on May 12th at age 74. Known primarily for his character & production design for the original Alien film, the Swiss surrealist went on to define an entire Read More

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STREET LIFE |MARLBOROUGH CHELSEA’S MASSIVE “BROADWAY MOREY BOOGIE” PUBLIC SCULPTURE PROJECT IN NYC

October 8, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  No Comments

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Broadway Morey Boogie, a massive public art project on the streets of NYC by Marlborough Chelsea featuring large-scale sculptures by Dan Colen, Tony Matelli, Devin Troy Strother, Lars Fisk,  Drew Heitzler, Matt Johnson,  Paul Druecke,  Davina Semo, and Sarah Braman, borrows its title from Read More

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OPENINGS | THE DATE FARMERS “SHIT AIN’T FUNNY” AT ACE GALLERY, BEVERLY HILLS

October 6, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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Longtime Supertouch buddies, The Date Farmers (aka: Armando Lerma & Carlos Ramirez) brought their trademark working-class Coachella Valley imagery to Beverly Hills when their provocitavely-titled new show, Shit Ain't Funny, opened its doors at the Read More

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STREET LIFE | BIKISMO’S BROOKLYN “HANDSHAKE”

October 6, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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Puerto Rican street artist Bikismo brought a giant dose of visual drama to Williamsburg, Brooklyn a few weeks back when he created his stunning new "Handshake" mural. Located at the corner of Grand & Union, the eye-catching piece reads a bit like a gun control version of Read More

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