ON EXHIBIT | UGO RONDINONE “BREATHE WALK DIE” AT THE ROCKBUND MUSEUM, SHANGHAI

October 8, 2014  |  art  |  Comments Off

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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  |  Comments Off

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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  |  Comments Off

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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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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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