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Jon Koones, sculptor and painter. Arriving at love by removing one’s ego.

I'm sitting across the turf from artist Jon Koones, studying the deep furrows of the man who can be best described as his own...

Melanie Bonajo Book Launch; a loss for words.

Photography by Paul WR Perez. A large, yellow school bus lumbers past the fire escapes of Brooklyn tenement buildings. Hebrew letters sprawl across its side, seemingly...

Coalition for the Homeless Artwalk Party: Oh, the Glamour!

Tuesday night's benefit, Artwalk Coalition for the Homeless, brought in a sundry of discerning social types to help raise awareness and funds for a...

Jose Parla: Walls, Diaries and Paintings

Brooklyn based Cuban-born artist, Jose Parla exhibited fifteen new paintings, this past Thursday at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery. Entitled “Walls, Diaries and Paintings,” I hadn’t seen such a...
Kathy Griffin Donald Trump beheaded head

Kathy Griffin Donald Trump beheaded head: Art or terrorism?

Kathy Griffin Donald Trump beheaded head; Art or terrorism? Did the actress go too far in mocking the president and drawing attention to his...

Cultural Disarray; Starring ‘Google,” “Michael Jackson,” and “Paris Hilton.”

Given the recent capitulation of society at large being parlayed in vast banking failures, improbable political imperatives (invading Iran and Russia brought to you...

Summer Wasted: Motorcycle Mayhem at Heist.

It’s not what you expect but actually what you’re kind of hoping for; the visage of some peroxide blonde dominatrix look alike preening over...

The A list crowd turns up to ‘Your History is not our history.’

Last night saw the elite of the Art World saunter through the latest collective efforts of dandies David Salle and Richard Phillips at the...

It’s now time to meet Bansky’s impersonator- Hanksy: ‘Catch me if you can.’

Over the past few months NYC has been graced with one of the best street artist spoofs ever conceived.  Calling himself Hanksy the artist has...

Julian Hibbard gives us Noir A-Z.

The death of John Dillenger, infamous bank robber known for his graceful movements during heists such as, leaping over counters and high-speed car chases...

COLLECTIVE HARDWARE- “Trying to fight the right Fight.”

It’s a Saturday night and outside it’s starting to rain, by the time I get up the stairs I find Stuart Braunstein, curator and...

Patrick McMullan and Amber De Vos present ‘Me, Nycelf, and Eye.’

Amber De Vos‘ collection, ‘Me, Nycelf, and Eye’ opened Wednesday at the BoConcept store on west 18th st. Hosted by Patrick McMullan, the...

Rock Them starring at Rox Gallery blowout success for the cool kids.

Natalie White is forced to cover up her masturbation act. This past Wednesday saw the unveiling of "Rock Them' a group collobarative exhibit at new...

Artists 4 Israel. You make up your own mind…

One of the most scandalous articles published on this site concerned (S)kin, a monthly, meaningful life drawing class hosted by Artists 4 Israel. The...

Love for Sale at the National Art Gallery, London.

Well, not love exactly, but rather sex and as we all know when all else fails ‘sex sells’. It’s this fundamental concept that seems...