GUS VAN SANT’S PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITIONS Director Gus Van Sant was a hungry art student studying painting at the Rhode Island School of Design before he claimed fame with ‘Drugstore Cowboy’, ‘Good Will Hunting’ and ‘Milk’.
From the creative minds of Newmindspace comes the LED LightSaber Battle in downtown New York City on May 29th, 2010. Event Rules: + Swing lightly, as there will be many people swinging at once + Don’t hit people in the face. This should be pretty obvious. + Goggles are stylish and a good way to [...]
In his first solo show in New York, titled If You Don’t Belong, Don’t Be Long, Scott Campbell presents a series of his trademark cut currency work and three-dimensional pieces, alongside prints and hologram paintings at the Oh Wow Gallery. His subject matter and iconography translate blue-collar grit and the lore of tattoo culture.
ICELAND ART FESTIVAL STAGED BY POLISH GALLERIES This summer Poland’s commercial galleries Raster and Foksal Foundation will stage a one-off arts festival in Iceland. “Villa Reykjavík” will take place in the capital from July 9 through 31, 2010, bringing together 13 galleries from across Europe. The festival is an extension of the “Villa Warsaw” event staged [...]
ALEXIS MACKENZIE EXHIBIT AT CHICAGO’S EBERSMOORE Alexis Mackenzie’s exhibit “All the Colors of the Dark” is currently running at the Ebersmoore in Chicago through May 22, 2010. Throughout all of Mackenzie’s work, is the idea to portray the world as a flawed thing of beauty – a place that shines brightly, but has a dark [...]
Expected to sell for $90 million at Christie’s landmark Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art on May 4th in New York, is Picasso’s painting, Nude, Green Leaves, and Bust(above) dated 1932. It is from the Collection of Mrs. Sidney F. Brody of real estate fame. The Brody collection boasts a wealth of master works by the “towering figures [...]