Posts Tagged ‘New York’

Jeffrey Deitch Turns Coney Island Into an Open Air Street Art Museum with Coney Island Art Walls 2016

June 12, 2016  |  Culture, Streets  |  Comments Off on Jeffrey Deitch Turns Coney Island Into an Open Air Street Art Museum with Coney Island Art Walls 2016

Screen Shot 2016-06-12 at 12.08.10 PM

For the second year in a row, downtown NYC art impresario Jeffrey Deitch has turned Coney Island into an open Read More

Streets | Barbara Kruger Crushes Blind Idealism on The High Line, NYC

May 31, 2016  |  Art, Culture, Streets  |  Comments Off on Streets | Barbara Kruger Crushes Blind Idealism on The High Line, NYC

Screen Shot 2016-05-31 at 1.53.37 PM

Best known to clueless hipsters as the inspiration behind the now iconic Supreme streetwear logo, Barbara Kruger is Read More

Best In Show | Nicole Eisenman’s Magnificent Delusion at Anton Kern Gallery, NYC

May 20, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on Best In Show | Nicole Eisenman’s Magnificent Delusion at Anton Kern Gallery, NYC

AKG_2016_NicoleEisenman_15

For her debut exhibition Magnificent Delusion at Anton Kern Gallery, MacArthur Genius Grant artist Nicole Eisenman has presented a new body of characteristically genius new work including paintings, a group of drawings and one plaster sculpture. The works range from the monumental to the intimate in size and address day-to-day life in New York City with all its ordinary, unexpected and sometimes marvelous moments. Read More

Best in Show | Eric Yahnker Gives Steve Jobs the Day Off at The Hole, NYC

May 2, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on Best in Show | Eric Yahnker Gives Steve Jobs the Day Off at The Hole, NYC

Screen Shot 2016-05-02 at 11.25.43 PM

LA-based master of social satire Eric Yahnker has struck again at downtown art oasis The Hole in NYC with his new Read More

Must-See Show | Adam Green’s “Aladdin” is a Modern Downtown NYC Hipster Fairy Tale

April 8, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Adam Green’s “Aladdin” is a Modern Downtown NYC Hipster Fairy Tale

Screen Shot 2016-04-08 at 10.42.07 AM

Opening at Kathy Grayson’s downtown NYC art spot The Hole last nite was the incredible immersive exhibition Adam Green’sAladdin, a feature-length movie that is a Read More

Dan Witz: Mosh Pits, Raves, and One Small Orgy at Jonathan Levine Gallery, NYC

April 6, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Dan Witz: Mosh Pits, Raves, and One Small Orgy at Jonathan Levine Gallery, NYC

Screen Shot 2016-04-06 at 8.13.36 PM

With a career spanning over three decades, Brooklyn-based artist Dan Witz has evolved from being a pioneer of the street art Read More

Origins of Style | Mel Ramos: The Godfather of West Coast Pop Art on View in NYC

Origins of Style | Mel Ramos: The Godfather of West Coast Pop Art on View in NYC

March 15, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Origins of Style | Mel Ramos: The Godfather of West Coast Pop Art on View in NYC

Screen Shot 2016-03-15 at 12.29.15 PM

With the incredible focus on NY Pop art these days, it’s nice to see a proper survey of of West Coast Pop innovator Mel Ramos whose over-the-top take on the genre personified the California scene of the times on view in the city at Cravats Wehby Gallery. In 1961, Mel Ramos emerged on the international art scene along with Warhol, Liechtenstein, Oldenburg, Wesselmann, and Rosenquist as part of the 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

Screen Shot 2016-02-16 at 9.48.24 PM

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

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

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

Screen-Shot-2015-11-14-at-4.15.45-PM

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

MUST-SEE SHOW | FRANK STELLA “SHAPE AS FORM” AT PAUL KASMIN, NYC

October 1, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on MUST-SEE SHOW | FRANK STELLA “SHAPE AS FORM” AT PAUL KASMIN, NYC

Screen Shot 2015-10-01 at 8.39.22 PM

As color field painter Frank Stella‘s influence resurges among a new generation of minimalists, Paul Kasmin celebrates the founding father’s oeuvre with Shape As Form, a standout historical retrospective of the artist’s groundbreaking fusion between painting and sculpture, illustrated by Read More