Two solo exhibitions will be opening and running concurrently at the Copro Gallery starting June 11, 2011; Joe Ledbetter ‘INNARDS’ and Joe Vaux ‘My Brain Made Me Do It’. Joe Ledbetter explains, “the goal of the show is to open up my work and ignore any restrictions. The theme of the show is that there [...]
Reading Basquiat by Lorette C. Luzajic Most people either love his work or hate it. Jean-Michel Basquiat’s strange and primitive medleys are either repulsive or compulsively compelling. I think he is a genius, but then, I’ve long held a maudlin fascination with the madness-creativity dichotomy. There are a number of ways I relate to the [...]
Italian artist Matthew Trotta studied industrial mechanical engineering and lives and works in Montecchio Precalcino, Vincenza, in northern Italy. Trotta first works out the design of his sculptures on paper, then molds the iron himself, which is a slow and arduous process. Wire is wrapped around a steel skeleton one by one filling out the [...]
Currently showing at Jablonka Galerie in Cologne, Germany is the Sherrie Levine Crystal Skull Böem Chapel exhibition. Crystal Skulls will run until September 11, 2011.
ERICA SCHREINER’S DESSERT & DISORDERS EXHIBITION AT BILL HODGES GALLERY Dessert & Disorders, artist Erica Schreiner’s first solo exhibition. In a dark humor vein, Dessert & Disorders links together the ideas of the final course of a meal and human obsessive-compulsive disorders. Murky impulses and mental dysfunctions are presented or “served” as a treat, through a [...]
This FLW Light Study 2 video is footage of a typographic light sculpture combined with basic color and position effects, set to percussion and drone sounds to induce a hypnogogic state. Are you getting sleepy?
The Alamo Drafthouse is known for hosting classic film events and the month of June is no different. This month they have The Texas Monthly Rolling Roadshow which includes ten Texas films: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Bonnie and Clyde, Blood Simple, Hud, Giant, No Country For Old Men, Red River, Tender Mercies, The Last Picture Show [...]