Posts Tagged ‘Painting’

Must-See Show | Takashi Murakami’s “500 Arhats” at The Mori Museum, Tokyo

January 25, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Takashi Murakami’s “500 Arhats” at The Mori Museum, Tokyo

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Following a string of epic installations of his ongoing Arhat series in Qatar, Milan, NYC, and LA, Japanese Pop master Takashi Murakami brings the series full-circle in his native Japan with the biggest installation to date,  The 500 Arhats at Read More

Must-See Show | Izumi Kato’s Goth Ghosts Haunt Galerie Perrotin, NYC

January 20, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Izumi Kato’s Goth Ghosts Haunt Galerie Perrotin, NYC

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Japan’s Izumi Kato, whose incredible new show of paintings & sculptures is now on view at Galerie Perrotin in NYC,  is an artist who began painting after laying down his brush. Read More

Best in Show | Mark Ryden “Dodecahedron” at Paul Kasmin Gallery, NYC

January 20, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Best in Show | Mark Ryden “Dodecahedron” at Paul Kasmin Gallery, NYC

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Wrapping up this week at Paul Kasmin Gallery in NYC is Supertouch buddy Mark Ryden‘s powerhouse Dodecahedron, a tour-de-force of new paintings, drawings, and sculpture by the modern master of meat. 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

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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

LOCALS ONLY | ED TEMPLETON “COMMON SIDE EFFECTS” AT THE HUNTINGTON BEACH ART CENTER

October 1, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on LOCALS ONLY | ED TEMPLETON “COMMON SIDE EFFECTS” AT THE HUNTINGTON BEACH ART CENTER

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Superstar skater turned Beautiful Losers school artist Ed Templeton has built a career around both leading and documenting youth culture, warts and all, through an unflinching lens. His photography captures the nuances of Read More

JOSE PARLA “SURFACE BODY/ACTION SPACE” AT BRYCE WOLKOWITZ & MARY BOONE, NYC

September 29, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on JOSE PARLA “SURFACE BODY/ACTION SPACE” AT BRYCE WOLKOWITZ & MARY BOONE, NYC

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This month longtime Supertouch buddy Jose Parla set a new personal milestone in his already stratospheric career when he opened two major simultaneous shows in NYC on the same night when Surface Body/Action Space opened at Read More

FIRST LOOK | KAWS, TOMOO GOKITA, & KARL WIRSUM IN “A SHARED SPACE” IN NOLA

September 15, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | KAWS, TOMOO GOKITA, & KARL WIRSUM IN “A SHARED SPACE” IN NOLA

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As part of its recast mission focused on innovative contemporary art and design, New Orleans’ Newcomb Art Museum presents A Shared Space a group show featuring the art of KAWS (who also curated the show), Tomoo Gokita, and legendary Chicago-based Pop artist Karl Wirsum. On view from Read More

FIRST LOOK | JASON WILLIAMS/REVOK AT RUTTKOWSKI 68, COLOGNE

August 26, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | JASON WILLIAMS/REVOK AT RUTTKOWSKI 68, COLOGNE

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Fresh on the heels of his recent show at Library Street Collective, LA, painter Jason Williams presents an eponymous counterpoint exhibition at Ruttkowski 68 gallery in Cologne.Renowned for his prodigious output as a graffiti artist under the moniker REVOK for 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

MARILYN MINTER “PRETTY DIRTY” AT CAM HOUSTON

June 5, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on MARILYN MINTER “PRETTY DIRTY” AT CAM HOUSTON

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For over three decades Marilyn Minter has produced lush paintings, photographs, and videos that vividly manifest our culture’s complex and contradictory emotions around the feminine body and beauty. Her unique works—from the oversized paintings of makeup-laden lips and eyes to Read More