Electronica, Collage, and the Meaning of Everything By Lorette C. Luzajic When electronic music first came out, there was a big-to-do over its legitimacy. Detractors grumbled that it wasn’t “real” music since there weren’t any instruments. Others dismissed its pastiche sensibilities, denouncing the very idea of sampling previously recorded music to make new songs. I [...]
NIGEL COOKE EXHIBITION AT BLUM & POE Nigel Cooke exhibition is currently showing at Blum & Poe till February 12, 2011. Cooke’s paintings, “hybrid theatrical spaces” as he has called them, often depict fantastic graffiti-strewn architecture and supernatural landscapes. Rendered in a naturalistic style that bounces back and forth between affirmation and complication of the [...]
ALEX PARDEE ‘VERTIGO’ EXHIBIT AT COREY HELFORD GALLERY Alex Pardee’s ‘Vertigo A Decade of Hunting Nightmares‘ exhibition is opening January 8, 2011 at the Corey Helford Gallery in Culver City. The works encompass new acrylic paintings on wood; his first time showing such work. A few months back we posted a hysterical video where Alex Pardee [...]
Collages by New York based artist Josh Slater.
A daily dose of eye candy to highlight artworks we find for your viewing pleasure and inspiration. This edition we highlight Moleskine Art. History of the Moleskine: Notebooks with the same features as the present Moleskine notebooks were a popular standard in 19th and 20th century Europe, handmade by small French bookbinders who supplied the stationery shops of Paris. Moleskines [...]
Chris Hausebeck’s pieces vary from sculptures, which are are made with recycling objects to collages to photography. Here are some samples of his work…
DAVID AND VICTORIA BECKHAM HAVE AMASSED AN ART COLLECTION WORTH £30 MILLION David Beckham and his wife, ex-Spice Girl Victoria, have put together a contemporary art collection worth over £30m, according to the UK newspaper The Mirror. The collection, bought over eight years, is apparently “love themed” with paintings, portraits and sculptures by Damien Hirst, [...]