Saturday, September 21, 2019

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Skye Nicolas: His own Murdered Beauty.

On the back of his wildly successful solo show we decided once again to take Skye Nicolas aside and ask him some more compelling...

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...

Capturing Moments, Influencing Pop Culture & Having a Good Time: ‘American Boarders.”

I’m at the Stellan Holm Gallery on the Upper East Side waiting for my chance to speak with the man of the hour, Los...

POP Art…

When a special event is held to showcase the work of several New York artists, it is sometimes hard to ascertain by what criteria...

Akut and Hera- if only you were as beautiful as us…

If you Google “Redflagg Herakut opening”, you will undoubtedly be directed to a number of art forums, each with multiple frantic posts from Herakut...

Dress Codes: ICP Triennial of Photography and Video.

The third triennial video and photography exhibit at the International Center for Photography, was aptly entitled “ Dress Code.”  Featured artists provided their own...

Now On: SHOWstudio – Fashion Revolution.

London, UK Don’t know about you, but there aren’t many exhibitions that will you to scrawl on Naomi Campbell’s derrière, but then there aren’t...

Victor Demarchelier- Quietly creating beauty.

If there is one person we should be paying attention to in the appropriation of beauty, that person would clearly have to be...

William Powhida in A Tale of Three Covers

William Powhida, How the New Museum Committed Suicide with Banality, cover art, Brooklyn Rail, November 2009 (For a larger, more legible image, click here.) ---------------------- December...

Agathe de Balliencourt- ‘Expressway to your skull,’ a mind numbing blow out.

Friday nights saw us heading over to chic art laboratory and salon (as they like to call themselves) Lu Magnus, a co...

‘No Discipline,’ at the MOMA.

“No Discipline” is a fitting title for Ron Arad’s latest exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art.  In a city where nomenclature is everything,...

Shock artist Killian Skarr to be crucified and shocked

I arrived for my second formal interview with the enigmatic artist Killian Skarr a little earlier than we had agreed upon. While parking at...

Bansky vandalized a fourth time in a row…

  Did you buy a fake art work from Bansky at Central Park? Is this Banksy? Picture taken might finally be him (at last). Banksy’s arrest was...