Posts Tagged ‘Sculpture’

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

August 26, 2015  |  art  |  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

ART ON VACATION | TAKASHI MURAKAMI IN IBIZA

August 23, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on ART ON VACATION | TAKASHI MURAKAMI IN IBIZA

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This summer, Ibiza vacationers in need of a break from their Paris Hilton foam party revelry can take in a world class body of work by Takashi Murakami, presented by LA stalwarts Blum & Poe. Through September 26, a multifaceted exhibition consisting of Read More

SUMMER MADNESS | FAILE: SAVAGE/SACRED YOUNG MINDS & DELUXX FLUXX ARCADE AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

August 6, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on SUMMER MADNESS | FAILE: SAVAGE/SACRED YOUNG MINDS & DELUXX FLUXX ARCADE AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

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The Brooklyn Museum continues its ultra-progressive summer programming with an immersive installation of fine art and blacklight arcade madness by Brooklyn art duo Faile (aka: “The Patricks”) that—in conjunction with simultaneous shows The Rise of Sneaker Culture; The Basquiat Notebooks; and a large-scale KAWS installation—has been drawing young patrons to the museum in droves. Read More

PUBLIC ART | JR COMMEMORATES THE LEGACY OF FUKUSHIMA

May 19, 2015  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off on PUBLIC ART | JR COMMEMORATES THE LEGACY OF FUKUSHIMA

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The 2011 Japanese Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster triggered by a massive earthquake and tsunami left the region devastated, evacuated, and irradiated. Four years later, it’s remaining inhabitants are still working to regain the way of life they once knew and cope with Read More

PUBLIC ART | KAWS’ “CLEAN SLATE” ON VIEW AT LANE CRAWFORD, SHANGHAI

May 18, 2015  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off on PUBLIC ART | KAWS’ “CLEAN SLATE” ON VIEW AT LANE CRAWFORD, SHANGHAI

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Following the recent debut of three colossal sculptures in Amsterdam, longtime Supertouch buddy KAWS proves he’s the king of public art this summer with the launch of his giant Clean Slate sculpture in Shanghai, marking the first time one of his sculptures has appeared on mainland China. Appearing out front of Read More

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

May 12, 2015  |  art  |  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

FIRST LOOK | CHRISTOPHER WOOL AT LUHRING AUGUSTINE, CHELSEA & BUSHWICK

May 12, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | CHRISTOPHER WOOL AT LUHRING AUGUSTINE, CHELSEA & BUSHWICK

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Badass Art World legend Christopher Wool has built a controversial career around a body of inscrutable tonal abstract and text-based work that has captured the hearts & minds of a growing mass of art lovers, both accredited and amateur (while ringing the cash register to record heights along the Read More

STREET LIFE | KAWS’ GIANT COMPANION SCULPTURES IN AMSTERDAM FOR ARTZUID

May 12, 2015  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | KAWS’ GIANT COMPANION SCULPTURES IN AMSTERDAM FOR ARTZUID

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Longtime Supertouch buddy KAWS has been blowing minds with his large-scale sculptural work in recent years, and this month sees his giant Companion figures making the journey to Amsterdam as the centerpieces of the open air biennial ArtZuid Fair. The exhibition, which began in Read More

LAST LOOK | ROBERT IRWIN “CACOPHONOUS” AT PACE GALLERY, NYC

May 6, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on LAST LOOK | ROBERT IRWIN “CACOPHONOUS” AT PACE GALLERY, NYC

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Since the 1960s, pioneering Light & Space movement artist Robert Irwin has emphasized experience as an extension of the perceptual in his illuminated works. For his  current must-see exhibition Cacophonous ending this week Pace Gallery in NYC, Irwin has produced eight immersive Read More

FIRST LOOK | NEW WORK BY TONY OURSLER AT LEHMANN MAUPIN, NYC

April 29, 2015  |  art  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | NEW WORK BY TONY OURSLER AT LEHMANN MAUPIN, NYC

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Last nite at Lehmann Maupin Gallery in NYC, groundbreaking projection artist Tony Oursler opened a stunning new body of digitally animated sculptures exploring the relationship between humans and machines, exemplified through Read More