Rock of Ages | David Bowie RIP

January 11, 2016  |  Culture, Music  |  Comments Off on Rock of Ages | David Bowie RIP

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Sad to hear that art rock icon and performance artist David Bowie—who singlehandedly proved that the only constant in life is change—died of cancer in NYC last nite,  just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his Read More

FIRST LOOK | KAZUHIRO TSUI’S INCREDIBLE NEW HYPERREAL FRIDA KHALO SCULPTURE

December 2, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | KAZUHIRO TSUI’S INCREDIBLE NEW HYPERREAL FRIDA KHALO SCULPTURE

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LA-based movie FX master & fine art sculptor Kazuhiro Tsui (aka, Kazu) has stunned again, this time with his incredible hyperrealist sculpt of Mexican artist & feminist icon Frida Khalo. A formidable figure in the movie industry, Read More

CHRIS JOHNASON & JO JACKSON’S COLLABORATIVE “HOUSE OF ESCAPING FORMS” AT FLEISHER/OLLMAN, PHILLY

December 2, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on CHRIS JOHNASON & JO JACKSON’S COLLABORATIVE “HOUSE OF ESCAPING FORMS” AT FLEISHER/OLLMAN, PHILLY

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Over the past several years the husband and wife duo, LA-based Chris Johanson & Johanna Jackson have been collaborating on projects that explore total aesthetic environments at the threshold of art and design—made chiefly from Read More

GLENN BARR’S NEO-NOIR “HIDDEN PERSUASION” AT INNER STATE GALLERY IN DETROIT

November 21, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on GLENN BARR’S NEO-NOIR “HIDDEN PERSUASION” AT INNER STATE GALLERY IN DETROIT

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Longtime Supertouch buddy & powerhouse painter Glenn Barr made waves in his hometown last nite with Hidden Persuasion, an impressive show of new work at Detroit’s nascent Inner State Gallery. In this new collection of noir Read More

PRAY FOR PARIS | SHEPARD FAIREY’S “EARTH CRISIS” INSTALLATION OPENS IN THE EIFFEL TOWER

November 21, 2015  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off on PRAY FOR PARIS | SHEPARD FAIREY’S “EARTH CRISIS” INSTALLATION OPENS IN THE EIFFEL TOWER

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In the aftermath  of last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris, Shepard Fairey has unveiled his newest project, Earth Crisis, a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address the global Read More

WATCH JR’s NEW SHORT FILM “ELLIS” STARRING ROBERT DE NIRO

November 19, 2015  |  Film, Streets  |  Comments Off on WATCH JR’s NEW SHORT FILM “ELLIS” STARRING ROBERT DE NIRO

“From wars to refugee crisis, from terror attacks to global warming, we are living in a time of radical change. Will we stand united against violence? Will we welcome people of different ethnic and religious backgrounds into the countries we now Read More

PEACE FOR PARIS | PARIS IS STANDING BY MR ANDRE

November 14, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on PEACE FOR PARIS | PARIS IS STANDING BY MR ANDRE

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Our hearts and thoughts go out to everyone affected by this weekend’s gruesome and cowardly terrorist attacks in Paris. Here we have an inspirational artwork by Supertouch buddy Mr. Andre (aka: Andre Saraiva) created in the immediate aftermath as a symbol of his city’s enduring strength.

PETER SAUL “SIX CLASSICS” AT MARY BOONE GALLERY, CHELSEA

November 14, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on PETER SAUL “SIX CLASSICS” AT MARY BOONE GALLERY, CHELSEA

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For over sixty years Peter Saul has created compellingly idiosyncratic paintings that skirt the boundary of easy classification. Politics, war, religion, history, class, race—Saul’s paintings take on Read More

FIRST LOOK | BARRY McGEE “CHINA BOO” AT RATIO 3, SAN FRANCISCO

November 9, 2015  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | BARRY McGEE “CHINA BOO” AT RATIO 3, SAN FRANCISCO

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Last weekend street art legend & fine art world misfit Barry McGee returned to San Francisco’s progressive Ratio 3 Gallery with the comically-titled China Boo, a powerhouse new show of work that shows the mid-career artist working Read More

ON EXHIBIT | IZUMI KATO NEW SCULPTURES AT MOCA TOKYO

October 13, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on ON EXHIBIT | IZUMI KATO NEW SCULPTURES AT MOCA TOKYO

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Currently on view at MOCA Tokyo is a beautiful group of new sculptures by one of our favorite artists here at Supertouch, Japanese painter & sculptor Izumi Kato. The artist’s tiki-esque totems are the Read More