Posts Tagged ‘NYC’

GEOFF McFETRIDGE “IT LOOKS LIKE IT SAYS” AT JOSHUA LINER GALLERY, NYC

September 25, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on GEOFF McFETRIDGE “IT LOOKS LIKE IT SAYS” AT JOSHUA LINER GALLERY, NYC

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Following up his major gallery exhibition in Copenhagen last year, artist & designer Geoff McFetridge has brought another body of excellent graphic paintings titled It Looks Like It Says to view in NYC at Read More

STREET LIFE | FUTURA’S “CONCRETE JUNGLE” ON THE WALL AT HOUSTON & BOWERY

September 15, 2015  |  Streets, Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | FUTURA’S “CONCRETE JUNGLE” ON THE WALL AT HOUSTON & BOWERY

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It’s been a long time since NYC’s most visionary graffiti artist had a full-fledged mural running in the city, but last weekend Futura (aka: Mr Leonard McGurr) put an end to that when he wrapped up his new painting Concrete Jungle on the wall at Houston & Bowery. Inaugurated by Read More

STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS GO BIG IN NYC

August 23, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS GO BIG IN NYC

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The heaviest force in street art, aka Brasilian wonder twins Os Gemeos, owned NYC this summer, beginning with their epic Times Square digital billboard takeover, and culminating in a epic B-Boy mural in the East Village. The six-story-high painting, depicting a Read More

CHASON MATTHAMS “ADVANCES, NONE MIRACULOUS” AT THIERRY GOLDBERG, NYC

August 22, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on CHASON MATTHAMS “ADVANCES, NONE MIRACULOUS” AT THIERRY GOLDBERG, NYC

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“Advances, None Miraculous,” 34-year-old painter Chason Matthams‘ inaugural NYC solo exhibition at Thierry-Goldberg Gallery is an ambitious and visually stunning collection of work marked as Read More

SUMMER IN NYC | JORGE PARDO, JON PYLYPCHUK, DIRK SKREBER AT PETZEL GALLERY

July 23, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on SUMMER IN NYC | JORGE PARDO, JON PYLYPCHUK, DIRK SKREBER AT PETZEL GALLERY

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Summer is known to be the doldrums in NYC but this July Petzel Gallery is keeping it fresh with a fantastic group show featuring the incredibly fun work of John Pylpchuk, backed up by a sculptural installation by Jorge Pardo, and a film by Dirk Skreber. For nearly Read More

INSTITUTIONALIZED | KAWS “ALONG THE WAY” AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

July 13, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on INSTITUTIONALIZED | KAWS “ALONG THE WAY” AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

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Supertouch buddy KAWS has been an unstoppable force this summer with impressive installations of his large-scale sculpture in Hong Kong and Amsterdam. Now the tour has come full circle with his massive Along The Way sculpture now on view at Read More

BEST IN SHOW | ELLSWORTH KELLY’S SUBLIME MINIMALISM AT MATTHEW MARKS, NYC

June 15, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on BEST IN SHOW | ELLSWORTH KELLY’S SUBLIME MINIMALISM AT MATTHEW MARKS, NYC

 

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On the verge of legendary modernist painter Ellsworth Kelly‘s ninety-second birthday he has filled all four of Matthew Marks’ Chelsea spaces with epic new abstract minimalist works that show the nonagenarian operating remarkably at the peak of his Read More

BEST IN SHOW | LISA YUSKAVAGE’S NUDE WONDERLAND AT DAVID ZWIRNER, NYC

May 19, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on BEST IN SHOW | LISA YUSKAVAGE’S NUDE WONDERLAND AT DAVID ZWIRNER, NYC

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Currently on view at powerhouse gallery David Zwirner is a beautiful show of new paintings by Lisa Yuskavage unlike anything else you’re likely to see this season. For the uninitiated, Yuskavage’s works merge popular culture and a deep engagement with the history of art. Widely associated with a Read More

FAIR PLAY | FRIEZE ART FAIR NEW YORK 2015 RECAP

May 17, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FAIR PLAY | FRIEZE ART FAIR NEW YORK 2015 RECAP

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Summer’s not exactly known as high season in the art world mecca of New York, but for the fourth year now, Frieze art fair has proven to be the kickoff event of the summer season. Bringing together over 190 galleries from around the world, the fair (the NYC edition is a sister show to the original Read More

BEST IN SHOW | YAYOI KUSAMA “GIVE ME LOVE” AT DAVID ZWIRNER, NYC

May 12, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on BEST IN SHOW | YAYOI KUSAMA “GIVE ME LOVE” AT DAVID ZWIRNER, NYC

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86-year-old Tokyo-based artist Yayoi Kusama—recently named the World’s Most Popular Artist based on museum show attendance— is nothing short of a force of nature. Working at least six days a week in her studio as she has since the 1950s, Kusama feels the pressure of time and uses it to fuel her Read More