Happen to be in London? An exciting new exhibition opens to the public today, January 30, and runs through April 28 at London's Hayward Gallery. Light Show features 25 illuminated installations and sculptures that date back from the 1960s to the present day. Many of the artworks have not been seen in public in decades and have been recreated specifically for this Hayward… Continue
Added by alice on January 30, 2013 at 10:30am —
UK-based artist Hush just opened up a brand new solo show at Metro Gallery in Melbourne, Australia. Called Sirens, it includes this gorgeous mural of the female form. He says of this exhibition, "I'm stripping pieces down, over complicating others to show a complex body of work to educate the viewer and bring them deeper into the process of making the work." Love how… Continue
Added by alice on May 31, 2012 at 10:00am —
One of the most exciting contemporary artists of our time, Korean Do Ho Suh, created this large sculptural installation that doesn't look like much until you come closer. Glass plates rest on thousands of multicolored miniature plastic figures who are crowded together with their heads and arms turned skyward. Together, they are holding the weight of the individual visitor who steps onto the…
Added by alice on January 10, 2012 at 11:00am —
Over a week ago, we told you about an exciting new group show in Los Angeles
that brings together some of the biggest and brightest names in the Lowbrow or Pop Surrealism art movement all together in one place. In celebration of their fifth anniversary, Corey Helford Gallery in Culver City asked 50+… Continue
Added by Eugene on July 3, 2011 at 8:00am —
Can jewelry be considered art? Absolutely. Fourth generation Mexican jeweler Iker Ortiz has designed some beautiful architecture-inspired rings made of stainless steel, silver, titanium, gold, Corian and precious stones. In this new collection, called The Natural Aesthetic
, Ortiz wanted to create jewelry that "let the gemstones speak to us." …
Added by alice on June 30, 2011 at 10:30am —
Mark your calendars! Starting July 7 and through July 23, 2011, street artist C215 and photographer RomanyWG (otherwise known as Jeremy Gibbs) will join forces in a new London Show based at Signal Gallery. For the past five years, RomanyWG has documented the work of C215 along with others in the street art and graffiti scene. RomanyWG will be showing photographs both from C215's… Continue
Added by alice on June 27, 2011 at 9:30am —
Who wouldn't love to see one of Paul Frank's wacky characters sitting on their desk, staring at them in the face? Frank is an artist best known for his colorful clothing line which is often adorned with the face of Julius the Monkey, one of Frank's best-known creations.
Since November 2005, Frank has not been affiliated with Paul Frank Industries (you can read the long and bitter story… Continue
Added by alice on May 11, 2011 at 10:00am —
With the major street art show currently going on at the MOCA
, it comes as no surprise that others are joining in on the craze. LeBasse Projects
just started featuring a group of internationally-known street artists: Case (Germany), Herakut… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on April 27, 2011 at 12:00pm —
New Zealand-based photographer and designer Andrew Smith of Cuba Gallery recently took a trip to Europe and came back with some exquisite shots. Using his Nikon D3 camera, Smith carefully composes his photos and then uses Adobe Lightroom 3 in post-production to take them to the next level. His photos throughout Italy are quite amazing in that they're able to transport… Continue
Added by alice on November 2, 2010 at 3:00pm —
The Sperone Westwater gallery opened in New York last week, featuring a moving exhibition space that connects the floors. Not only does this structure by Foster + Partners encapsulate everything wonderful about modern design, the way it takes full advantage of its space is highly intelligent, as well.
The centerpiece of the Sperone Westwater gallery is a… Continue
Added by Eugene on September 28, 2010 at 10:00am —
Italian lighting design studio Mediterraneo’s recently launches its five limited edition statement pendant lights crafted in hand-blown Murano glass and metal. The Intuizione collection uses layers of simple geometric shapes to create dramatic silhouettes, finished in an unusual combination of stunning Venetian glass and contemporary metal structures.…
Added by Anthony Walker on June 13, 2010 at 10:52pm —
Ran Hwang is a Korean-born artist working in New York, who creates intricate and poetic installations. Hwang is best known for her wall sculptures that make use of common objects like buttons and crystals pinned directly onto the wall of the gallery, using each element like a pixel on a screen.
More of his work… Continue
Added by Yasmine Zalek on May 5, 2010 at 3:00am —
I foundet Modularfield back in 2006. It´s a so called Netlabel. That means that we are spreading all our releases only via the internet. And special is that you can download all the releases for free. Thy are released under creative commons license. So it´s legal to download and spread the content. But that means not that it´s cheap music. We are designing for each release… Continue
Added by Higher State on February 16, 2010 at 12:25am —
Now showing at the Jonathan LeVine Gallery in New York are new works by Audrey Kawasaki. Her highly anticipated solo exhibition started with an opening reception this past Saturday, December 12th. The new series called, Hajimari, is just as beautiful and gorgeous as one would expect. Toeing the line between innocent and erotic, Audrey's paintings always keep…
Added by alice on December 14, 2009 at 12:00pm —
Audrey Kawasaki just released some in-progress teaser pics of her preparing for her first solo show at the Jonathan Levine Gallery in NY this coming Saturday. The show title Hajimari means beginning in Japanese, and is a word often used in the introduction of a story.
Not only am I in…
Added by alice on December 10, 2009 at 8:30am —
Not only is the artwork of Jeff Koons currently showing at the Serpentine Gallery in London, if you happen to take a stroll right outside, through Kensington Garden, you'll also see a temporary structure created by…
Added by alice on July 31, 2009 at 10:00am —
Starting today, go see Jeff Koons’s first major exhibition in a public gallery at the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park, England. Jeff Koons presents works from his Popeye series, which he began in 2002. The works incorporate some of Koons’s signature ideas and motifs, including surreal combinations of everyday objects, cartoon imagery, art-historical references and… Continue
Added by alice on July 2, 2009 at 1:00pm —
If you are in New York, make sure to catch artists Seonna Hong, Caroline Hwang and Saelee Oh at the Sloan Fine Art for their three-person exhibition "I Know What You’re Thinking…"
While Seonna Hong’s
paintings exude nostalgia and whimsy, they are equally sophisticated, soulful and elegantly… Continue
Added by alice on March 18, 2009 at 11:00am —
C E R A S O L I g a l l e r y presents;
DAVID O’BRIEN 'Explosions in a Mental Sky'
TOFER CHIN 'Double Dip'
March 14 – April 15, 2009
Opening Reception: Saturday March 14, 6 - 9pm
C E R A S O L I gallery is pleased to present a pair of exhibitions by two artists producing graphically bold works that blur the distinctions between the natural and… Continue
Added by mobileunderground on March 9, 2009 at 10:03pm —
I'm a HUGE fan of The Beatles. HUGE. I have a Beatles calendar. They're the background on my laptop. I'm reading their biography by Hunter Davies right now. I have over 2 gigs of Beatles songs on my iTunes. My cellphone's ringtone is "Penny Lane." I can relate specific events in my life to various Beatles songs. My roommate thinks I might have a serious problem. I think I do too.
Nevertheless, she risked the further advancement of my… Continue
Added by Kristin on March 1, 2009 at 6:00pm —