San Diego artist Kelsey Brookes produces some in-your-face paintings that are sure to stimulate the eyes. Animals, skulls and cotton candy-colored shapes and swirls come across more gritty and urban than one would think. Take a look…
DAVID LACHAPELLE ‘CELEBRITY’ GLEAM AT GALERIE THOMAS MODERN David LaChappelle’s ‘Celebrity Gleam‘ is currently showing at Galerie Thomas Modern in Berlin through February 19, 2011 as part of their Popular Brand • Symbols • Icons 1960-2010 exhibition. 1960: The society is changing. Contraceptive pill, Coca-Cola and pop music embody the spirit of those years.
Blending trash with fine art painting yields unexpected results in White Trash Art series by Kim Alsbrook. The process by which Kim came up with this series is fascinating and combine this with the medium she uses, it elevates her paintings to an even higher level of creativity. The White Trash Series was developed while [...]
DAMIEN HIRST DIAMOND SKULL ON SHOW IN FLORENCE Damien Hirst’s diamond-encrusted skull, For the Love of God, 2007, is to go on display in Italy for five months. The work is set to be unveiled at the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence where it will remain on view until May 1, 2011. For the Love of God, [...]
The David B. Smith Gallery will be presenting an exhibition of new work by Gregory Euclide, including an interactive site-specific installation, at PULSE Contemporary Art Fair in Miami, December 2 – 5, 2010. The exhibitors at PULSE consist of a select group of leading and pioneering international galleries who present works by premier contemporary artists. [...]
Swiss artist Thomas Hirschhorn ( born 1957, in Bern, Switzerland), is one of the leading artists in the international contemporary art world and gained notoriety in the 1990s with his very labour intensive and space-filling collages made with cheap disposable material. Hirschhorn produces huge sculptures for both major art institutions and non-artistic sites in the [...]
NEW WORKS OF ART BY GREG “CRAOLA” SIMKINS Greg “Craola” Simkins solo exhibit Storyteller opens tomorrow November 5, 2010 at Gallery 1988. Check out this video from Juxtapoz Magazine on Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins and his creative process.