Alice's Blog Posts Tagged 'new' (69)

New Speeding Through NYC Oil Paintings by Alexandra Pacula

Artist Alexandra Pacula has just released a new set of work for a solo show at Might Tanaka Gallery in Brooklyn, New York. Called "veloCity," the exhibition consists of both paintings and drawings that show love to one of the greatest metropolises in the world. In her oil paintings, New York City is shown whizzing by, a beautiful mixture of blurred lines that represent…


Added by alice on November 17, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Audrey Kawasaki's New Sea-Inspired Art Print

As you know, we can't get enough of Audrey Kawasaki's gorgeous paintings. This one, called Offering, takes on a surreal, underwater feel with images of sea anemones and coral surrounding a beautiful woman. This was just one of a few new pieces she displayed at a mini solo show at SCOPE Basel in Switzerland this past June.

Next week, the pretty piece will be released as a new fine art print. Pricing, edition size as well as release date and time will be…


Added by alice on October 1, 2013 at 9:49am — No Comments

First Look: New Photo Book of Two Adorable Baby Teeth

A brand new book is about to be released by artist Inhae Lee that features two nternet famous little teeth named ickle and Lardee. On Monday morning, September 23, Inhae will debut My Milk Toof: The Adventures of ickle and Lardee 2, a 176 page hardcover book that shows four brand new stories never before seen on her blog.

About two years ago,…


Added by alice on September 20, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

New Long Exposure Fireworks by Alan Sailer

Photographer Alan Sailer is usually known for causing explosions of random things like Christmas ornaments or fruits and vegetables, and then taking high speed photos of them.…


Added by alice on July 5, 2013 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

Hilarious and Heartwarming Stories Behind Facebook

Recently, photographer Brandon Stanton of Humans of New York was recognized for his incredible storytelling ability. HONY received this year's Webby Award for Best Use of Photography. To us, no one deserved it more.

This week, Stanton went to San Francisco and, while…


Added by alice on May 3, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments

Striking Photos Show New York Then and Now

Central Park, 1933 vs Now

Take a journey with us, if you will, back in time to see how one of the most important cities in the world has evolved. Evan Joseph, one of New York's leading photographers of architecture, had previously given as an incredible birds eye view of…


Added by alice on November 14, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

New York Magazine's Stunning New Cover Photo of Dark Manhattan

Since being released on the internet yesterday, this photograph of a half light and half dark Manhattan has been quickly spreading throughout the web. The cover of New York Magazine's latest issue, which hits newsstands Monday, the aerial photo was taken by Dutch…


Added by alice on November 4, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Shocking Before and After Images of New Jersey Coast

To assess the damages caused by Hurricane Sandy, NOAA's NOS (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Ocean Service) has just released satellite images collected yesterday, on October 31, along the New Jersey coast that are overlaid on top of Google Satellite maps. WeatherMatrix has put them next to "before images" that show the devastation…


Added by alice on November 1, 2012 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

Jeremy Geddes' Surreal Paintings Make Their US Debut

An exciting new show is coming to New York at the Jonathan Levine Gallery this Saturday, October 20. In his first solo exhibition in the United States, Melbourne, Australia-based artist Jeremy Geddes will be showing exhale, a series of hyperrealistic paintings that all have a surreal element to them. It includes Cluster (immediately below), a complex painting that shows a human…


Added by alice on October 18, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

Audrey Kawasaki's New Series of Darker Oil Paintings

As one of our favorite modern day artists, how could we not write about Audrey Kawasaki's brand new show that starts on September 8th? Midnight Reverie is the title of her second solo exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in New York, which runs until October 6. Audrey applies thin washes of oil paint onto wooden panels, painting her gorgeous female…


Added by alice on September 1, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments

Denmark's Blinking Merman Sculpture

Don't we all love an intriguing sculpture? Visit Elsinore, Denmark this summer and you'll be able to view the latest sculptural project by artists Elmgreen & Dragset. As the new male counterpart to Denmark's national icon The Little Mermaid, Han sits on top of a boulder that has all been cast in polished stainless steel. Watch this sculpture closely…


Added by alice on April 13, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments

New Photography Book on Cutting-Edge Creativity

Here at My Modern Met, we're big proponents of cutting-edge creativity especially when it comes to the art of photography. That's why we were excited to hear about a brand new book that celebrates contemporary artists that blur the lines between the real and the surreal, a book that showcases groundbreaking digital masterpieces that have never been seen before.…


Added by alice on October 26, 2011 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Giant Roses Bloom in New York (4 pics)

Artist Will Ryman just debuted a site-specific art installation called "The Roses" that consists of 38 rose blossoms as high as 25 feet plus 20 individual sculptures of scattered rose petals! (Coolest part? 6 of the 20 scattered petals have been comfort tested to double as lawn chairs.) Covering 10 blocks of Park Avenue in New York… Continue

Added by alice on January 29, 2011 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

What's it like to be Jay-Z?

An interesting and inspiring 15 minute documentary featuring Jay-Z by ABSOLUT Vodka. The film was directed by Danny Clinch. Enjoy!

"With unprecedented access to Jay-Z the days and moments leading up to, and after, his legendary September 11th benefit concert at Madison Square Garden, Danny Clinch gives us an intimate glimpse into Jay-Z: his childhood, his motivation as an artist, his passion for music, and his muse, New… Continue

Added by alice on March 23, 2010 at 10:05am — No Comments

Funny Map Illustrations by Christoph Niemann (8 total)

If you're a fan of clever illustrations, check out Christoph Niemann's new work titled My Way. You may remember Christoph as the man behind the creative “I LEGO N.Y.” series, too.…


Added by alice on March 12, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Year of the Tiger Tea (2 pics)

As millions celebrate the lunar New Year this weekend, I thought this tea packaging was really fitting. Designed by Aesthetic Apparatus, the bright tin has hand printed labels and includes a sticker that celebrates the year of the Tiger. The tea comes from the province of Yunnan and promises to be "strong and smooth, spicy and sweet, rich and earthy." Only 50 of these… Continue

Added by alice on February 13, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

New Toy Story 3 Trailer

New toys...Yay! Got to love the Ken and Barbie… Continue

Added by alice on February 11, 2010 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Gorgeous New Shots of the Mercedes-Benz Museum

Car history buffs rejoice! If you ever wanted to see a complete timeline of 120 years of automotive history, you'll want to check out the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, Germany. You'll have to trek through nine levels as the…


Added by alice on February 7, 2010 at 10:00am — 5 Comments

Artistically Capturing Olympians

If you're a fan of photographer Ryan McGinley, you'll definitely want to check out a photo essay he created for the New York Times titled The Highfliers. Ryan captures the US Olympic skiers, snowboarders and figure skaters in his perfectly crafted way. His signature… Continue

Added by alice on February 6, 2010 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Audrey Kawaski's Gorgeous New Paintings

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 — 6 Comments

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