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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FIRST LOOK | YOSHITOMO NARA “GREETINGS FROM A PLACE IN MY HEART” AT THE DAIRY ART CENTRE, LONDON

October 6, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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One of London's must-see shows of the season debuted last week when Supertouch buddy Yoshitomo Nara's retrospective Greetings From a Place in my Heart opened to a huge crowd at the upstart Dairy Art Centre, the city's new free exhibition space founded by Read More

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ON EXHIBIT | MARC QUINN’S MONUMENTAL YOGA KATE MOSS SCULPTURE IN SINGAPORE

October 3, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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British artist Marc Quinn's 2006 series of Kate Moss sculptures remains a perennial favorite moment in the sculptor's oeuvre here at Supertouch. Currently, one of the most formidable examples of everyone's favorite supermodel in an Read More

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STREET LIFE | CONTROVERSIAL NEW “RACIST” BANKSY BUFFED IN CLACTON, UK

October 2, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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Sir Banksy has been a bit of a ghost ever since his monthlong residency in NYC last October, so it came as a shock to many that his latest public foray in the UK beachfront town of Clacton-on-Sea this week was buffed by the local vandal squad within Read More

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STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS’ 2009 HOUSTON & BOWERY MURAL REVEALED IN NYC

October 2, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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After five years in hiding, the masterpiece of Jeffrey Deitch and the late Tony Goldman's long-running Houston & Bowery mural project once again saw the light of day this week when Os Gemeos' incredible 2009 mural was re-revealed. The last mural to be Read More

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FIRST LOOK | ERIC WHITE “DOWN IN FRONT” AT ANTONIO COLOMBO, MILAN

September 30, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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Longtime Supertouch buddy Eric White is one of the most technically accomplished and visionary painters most people in the art world have never heard of. With the type of work on display at Down in Front, his show of Read More

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FIRST LOOK | D*FACE “SCARS AND STRIPES” IN BEVERLY HILLS AT PMM PROJECTS

September 29, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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One of the prime movers in British street art for over fifteen years now, Supertouch buddy D*Face (né Dean Stockton) waged visual assault on American shores yet again last weekend when his new pop-up show Scars and Stripes broke ground in Beverly Hills in Read More

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OPENINGS | CONOR HARRINGTON “EAT AND DELETE” AT LAZARIDES GALLERY, NYC

September 28, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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Irish painter & Supertouch buddy Conor Harrington has garnered worldwide recognition in recent years for his dramatic figurative works that effortlessly fuse street art motifs with ambitious realist painting. His newest Read More

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STREET LIFE | “EAT AND DELETE” MURAL #2 IN NYC BY CONOR HARRINGTON

September 28, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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In advance of the NYC opening of his beautiful show of new large-scale paintings, Eat and Delete, Painter Conor Harrington made time to wrap up his second public masterpiece, this time on Lafayette street in SoHo (click here to see his previous hit). The neoclassical mural reinterprets one of his Read More

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SHOWSTOPPER | “SHADOWS” OF ANDY WARHOL AT MOCA, LA

September 26, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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Just when you thought you'd seen every last Warhol, there's Shadows, now on view in a must-see showing at MoCA in LA. Conceived as one work in 102 multiple parts in 1978, Andy Warhol’s exceptional series of variously silkscreened and hand painted Read More

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