Posts Tagged ‘Sculpture’

First Look | KAWS at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

February 8, 2016  |  art  |  No Comments

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Following up on our recent preview of KAWS‘ new indoor & outdoor retrospective at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park and its attendant Longside Gallery we’re now able to take a full look at the eponymous exhibition that brings together a large selection of recent sculptures and paintings for the artist’s first proper museum show in the Read More

On Exhibit | Damien Hirst’s Golden Mammoth & Unicorn Chill by the Pool in Miami

January 31, 2016  |  art  |  No Comments

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Upping the opulence factor is a mighty task in gaudy Miami Beach, but perhaps no bauble better embodies excess like the gilded woolly mammoth skeleton currently residing poolside at the opulent Faena Hotel as part of its extensive artworks in Read More

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

January 25, 2016  |  art  |  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  |  art  |  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

FIRST LOOK | KAZUHIRO TSUI’S INCREDIBLE NEW HYPERREAL FRIDA KHALO SCULPTURE

December 2, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | KAZUHIRO TSUI’S INCREDIBLE NEW HYPERREAL FRIDA KHALO SCULPTURE

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LA-based movie FX master & fine art sculptor Kazuhiro Tsui (aka, Kazu) has stunned again, this time with his incredible hyperrealist sculpt of Mexican artist & feminist icon Frida Khalo. A formidable figure in the movie industry, Read More

CHRIS JOHNASON & JO JACKSON’S COLLABORATIVE “HOUSE OF ESCAPING FORMS” AT FLEISHER/OLLMAN, PHILLY

December 2, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on CHRIS JOHNASON & JO JACKSON’S COLLABORATIVE “HOUSE OF ESCAPING FORMS” AT FLEISHER/OLLMAN, PHILLY

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Over the past several years the husband and wife duo, LA-based Chris Johanson & Johanna Jackson have been collaborating on projects that explore total aesthetic environments at the threshold of art and design—made chiefly from Read More

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

October 1, 2015  |  art  |  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

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

September 29, 2015  |  art  |  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

DANIEL ARSHAM’S “FICTIONAL ARCHEOLOGY” AT GALERIE PERROTIN, HONG KONG

September 29, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on DANIEL ARSHAM’S “FICTIONAL ARCHEOLOGY” AT GALERIE PERROTIN, HONG KONG

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Rapidly becoming a major art world center, Hong Kong ups its gallery cred this month by hosting Fictional Archeology a beautiful new collection of works by Daniel Arsham at the venerable Galerie Perrotin. Following Arsham’s two previous Read More

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

September 15, 2015  |  art  |  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