Posts Tagged ‘Painting’

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

May 2, 2016  |  Art  |  No Comments

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

First Look |Yoshitomo Nara Reveals New Work in London at Stephen Friedman Gallery

May 1, 2016  |  Art  |  No Comments

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Japanese Pop Art superstar & Supertouch buddy Yoshitomo Nara makes a return to London with a show of new drawings & paintings this week at Read More

Must-See Show | George Condo Channels Old Masters in “Entrance to the Void” in Los Angeles

April 21, 2016  |  Art  |  No Comments

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In his new body of work Entrance to the Void, now on view at LA’s Sprüth Magers Gallery, neo-cubist George Condo Read More

First Look | Cecily Brown, Jeff Koons, & Charles Ray at The Flag Foundation NYC

April 13, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on First Look | Cecily Brown, Jeff Koons, & Charles Ray at The Flag Foundation NYC

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On view now at NYC’s FLAG Art FoundationCecily Brown, Jeff Koons, Charles Ray presents works ranging from lushly
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Must-See Show | Chris Martin’s Psychedelic Wonderland at David Kordansky Gallery, LA

April 10, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Chris Martin’s Psychedelic Wonderland at David Kordansky Gallery, LA

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Working from a diverse array of cultural traditions, Chris Martin (insert Coldplay joke here) makes paintings that serve as living 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

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

Best in Show | Eric Yahnker’s “Noah’s Yacht” at Zevitas Marcus Gallery, LA

April 2, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Best in Show | Eric Yahnker’s “Noah’s Yacht” at Zevitas Marcus Gallery, LA

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Deftly mixing pop culture and political satire, LA-based young turk artist Eric Yahnker serves as a virtual seismometer of the current cultural zeitgeist. A deep knowledge of art history and semiotics underpins the coarse, acerbic content of his drawings and Read More

Legendary Street Artist Mode 2’s “Transitions” at Galleria Patricia Armocida, Milan

March 18, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Legendary Street Artist Mode 2’s “Transitions” at Galleria Patricia Armocida, Milan

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While his name might not be as well-known as his brothers-in-arms Futura, Barry McGee, or Doze Green, seminal British street artist Mode 2‘s extensive oeuvre is no less influential. Currently on view at the venerable Galleria Patricia Armocida in Milan, is Transitions, the artist’s first solo exhibition in Italy featuring large-scale paintings that deconstruct images into its four separate principles: 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

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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