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From street art to Steph Curry sneakers, Oakland artist Hueman’s creativity knows no bounds

It’s almost impossible that you haven’t seen Hueman’s work. In the past three years alone, the artist’s bold and “ethereal” style has brightened up Lyft Bikes and the first sneakers from Steph Curry’s new shoe line, the Curry 8. She fractured portrait of Pink graces the cover of the musician’s 2019 album Hurts 2B Human; […]

#PUSSYVERSE an exhibition protesting the gender pay gap in the art world.

We run this mother “We can revolutionize everything, but only if we think so and if we unite. Like an army. SaveArtSpace and Pussy Riot have announced their upcoming #PUSSYVERSE exhibition, a public art exhibition of 10 works by female and LGBTQ+ artists that will be featured on billboards in 9 US states. The exhibition […]

The most extravagant and extravagant celebrity parties | Gallery

By Jessica Wedemeyer 10:44 a.m. PST, March 6, 2022 _ Wonderwall.com takes a look back at some of the most extravagant and over-the-top ways celebrities have celebrated their love over the years, starting with this date night that’s sure to make your jaw drop… In 2020, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen celebrated Valentine’s Day by […]

James Turrell steps into the police station with a show from his hero

A captivating new exhibit at Manhattan’s Pace Gallery, “Ad Reinhardt: Color Out of Darkness,” has an unusual edge. It was “organized by James Turrell,” as the caption proclaims. The perspective of Turrell, an American master of light, presiding over an exhibition of paintings by Reinhardt, an American master of darkness, has a special appeal, offering […]

Beverly Hills home of late Saudi billionaire sells for $24.5 million – DIRT

In the summer of 2020, less than two months after his death, the towering Los Angeles estate of Sheikh Saleh Abdullah Kamel hit the market, to much fanfare, with a thud of $32.5 million. Nearly two years later and a change of realtors later, the nearly seven-acre expanse has finally sold, albeit for a significantly […]

Jennifer Lawrence welcomes her first child

Jennifer Lawrence reportedly recently welcomed her first child with husband Cooke Maroney. Lawrence gave birth in Los Angeles County, according to public records obtained by TMZ. The records did not indicate the baby’s sex or birthday. Lawrence, who has no public social media presence, did not comment on the report. Lawrence, 31, sparked pregnancy rumors […]

New portraits of McDonald on display for YC’s ‘About Face’ art exhibit

Jerome J. Michael McDonald’s Artist (Photo by Ron Chilston) Artist J. Michael McDonald hosts his own show at Yavapai College. A resident of Jerome for 27 years, McDonald has turned to portraiture during the COVID-19 shutdowns, trying to capture the effects of unique circumstances on the human face. Her new exhibit, “About Face,” opens Feb. […]

Frieze LA report: Amid the pandemic, small galleries are doing well

While the auction market has thrived under COVID, the past few years have been tough for art fairs and museums. During the pandemic, earnings at the high end of the market have remained strong. Sotheby’s has achieved consolidated sales of at least $7.3 billion, its highest annual total in its 277-year history. At Christie’s, sales […]

In a Los Angeles backyard, a collectors’ gallery project expands

When artist and collector Danny First built his gallery The cabin in the backyard of her Hancock Park home in 2014, her petite stature was part of the appeal. The space, eerily modeled after the hut where terrorist Ted Kaczynski (the Unabomber) holed up in Montana, is a 10-foot-by-12-foot high-ceilinged structure that, even with its […]

artnet: In This Black History Month, Discover 7 African-American Artists Building A New Legacy

February welcomes Black History Month, a time to reflect on and celebrate the myriad contributions African Americans have made to society. If historical or famous figures are often honored, it is also an ideal momentto zoom in on the black artists who are shaking up the world today. Since we here at the Artnet Gallery […]

K Contemporary’s Doug Kacena shakes up the Denver gallery scene

K Contemporary is currently Denver’s most exciting commercial art gallery. In just five quick years, owner Doug Kacena—obviously, that’s where the “K” comes from—gathered a roster of the city’s most adventurous art makers and produced a slew of memorable and completely free. As K’s reputation grew, so did the artists he represented, including Denver-bound stars […]

Flea is selling her home in the desert north of Los Angeles – DIRT

Having recently salvaged a $14 million 90210 from the rugged mountains above Beverly Hills — and already owning a little hideaway in the exclusive gated community of Malibu Colony — Michael “Flea” Balzary no longer needs his architectural digs. great properties nestled in the foothills of La Crescenta. Unsurprisingly, the Red Hot Chili Pepper bassist […]

Missoula Comedy Artists Collaborate on Drawings and Gallery Mural | Arts & Theater

If a bunch of comic artists were just hanging out, what would they draw? The answer is all over the walls, whether on paper or drywall, at Zootown Arts Community Center’s Main Gallery this month. “Highs and Lows” features highlights from years of collaborative pieces made by six Missoula artists in regular drawing sessions. […]

Life in the Fast Lane: How Urban Street Art Car Ads Can Backfire – Kattison Avenue/Katten Kattwalk | Number 1 | Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Automakers and their ad agencies really like to show off their driving machines in action. TV commercials depict sturdy, reliable trucks hauling tons of cargo; four-wheel drive SUVs navigating treacherous terrain in extreme weather conditions; and sleek sedans traversing cityscapes of gleaming skyscrapers and trendy urban streets. It’s on funky urban streets that automakers can […]

True Colors: Jimmy Iovine and more on this pseudo-controversial interscope show at LACMA

Wednesday evening at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Lana Del Rey walked into the Resnick pavilion and took a look at Lana watched, a new painting by the artist Jenna Gribbon inspired by the singer’s 2012 album, Born to die. Del Rey stared at the painting, mesmerized. On the canvas, her face was […]

Double Exposure: Alberta Photography Festival Expands in 2022

Breadcrumb Links local arts From the parable of the boy and the barren olive tree by Joel Matthew Warkentin, Exposure is the emerging photographer of the year. .jpg Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the […]

Samara Golden spills her “guts”

LOS ANGELES — It’s a dizzying and disorienting experience, where moments of serenity juggle with feelings of disgust. Inaugurating the new Night Gallery warehouse space, which opens this weekend, artist Samara Golden has constructed a mirrored bedroom that creates the illusion of a skyscraper. Different floors provide competing images – from calm turquoise waters to […]

Wayne Thiebaud, painter of lush colors and textures, has passed away

LOS ANGELES Artist Wayne Thiebaud, whose succulent and colorful paintings of cakes and San Francisco cityscapes combined sensuality, nostalgia and a hint of melancholy, has passed away. He was 101 years old. His death was confirmed on Sunday in a statement by his Acquavella gallery. Thiebaud died at his Sacramento home over Christmas, Eleanor Acquavella, […]

Ten purple projects ranging from dark purple to light lilac

From a playful furniture collection to a foldable dress, we’ve rounded up 10 of the best mauve projects from Dezeen’s archives reminiscent of the last Pantone color of the year. Last week, company of colors Pantone named Very Peri as its color of the year for 2022. Made from a combination of shades of purple […]

celebrity couples who dress alike | Gallery

By Jessica Wedemeyer December 15, 2021 at 3:17 a.m. PST Wonderwall.com looks back on celebrity couples who have made waves by dressing alike over the years, starting with this duo… Kourtney Kardashian completely overhauled her wardrobe when she and her longtime friend Travis Barker finally took their relationship to the next level in early 2021.The […]

Adam Levine quietly flipped his Montecito house for huge profit – DIRT

While the deal went mostly at the bottom, records show Adam Levine and his wife Behati Prinsloo ceded their Montecito estate to a still unidentified buyer in June for a whopping $ 28.5 million. That’s $ 5.8 million more than they paid three months earlier for the century-old estate, which spans nearly 5.2 acres with […]

Akiko Stehrenberger on his famous illustrated film posters, from Funny Games to Dune

Akiko Stehrenberger is a 15-time Clio Entertainment Award-winning movie poster illustrator and designer who works with film directors and studios, as well as with film and advertising agencies, respectively. Stehrenberger was called “Poster Girl” by Interview magazine ten years ago, and the title has only gained in relevance since. Vanity Fair has included their posters […]

Nicola Vassell brings Fred Eversley, the art of Alteronce Gumby to Miami – ARTnews.com

Energy, distilled to its essence, is power, or more precisely, the capacity of power. One of the quintessential expressions of energy is Newton’s experimentation with light focused through a prism to create a rainbow of colors. At Art Basel Miami Beach, which opens today to VIP guests and runs through Sunday, New York’s Nicola Vassell […]

Los Angeles galleries are coming to New York

For decades, Los Angeles has been a natural place for New York retailers to open a second store. At first Pace and Luhring Augustine tried, and more recently Matthew Marks, Michele Maccarone and Jeffrey Deitch have established roots, as well as Swiss mega-gallery Hauser & Wirth and, later, David Zwirner. But these days, the opposite […]

Influential critic dies at 82 – ARTnews.com

Dave Hickey, an art critic whose polarizing writings have been worshiped, has died. Daniel Oppenheimer, who this year published a biography of Hickey titled Far from being respectable: Dave Hickey and his art, reported in Texas monthly that Hickey died at age 82 last month. Although Hickey has written cultural reviews for decades, it wasn’t […]

Jacob Elordi and Kaia Gerber Split: Relationship Timeline

It’s finish. Jacob Elordi and Kaia gerber called him quit after a year together. In touch confirmed the news in November 2021, with a source telling the publication: “Their schedules conflicted, they weren’t spending a lot of time together.” The insider added: “It seemed like they were going backwards instead of going forward and that’s […]

Matt Pokora buys West Hollywood home – DIRT

Even spending time in the summer in the south of France, then camping in Paris, where he is currently co-starring in “Les Grandes Ambitions” at Madeleine Theater, US-based French singer, songwriter and aspiring actor Matthieu Tota, best known to fans, including his 3.1 million followers on Instagram, like Mr. Pokora and / or Matt Pokora, […]

Sigur Rós Star Jónsi transforms gallery into volcanic transport station – ARTnews.com

It has been a long time since I felt happy to describe an experience like indescribable, but it was the word that presented itself most forcefully after entering the first New York exhibition of Icelandic artist Jónsi. After a pandemic-induced spell limited to restricted screens and home stereo equipment, it’s truly something to walk around […]

“The Art of Banksy” in Chicago

While his true identity remains a mystery, the graffiti artist known only by the mononym Banksy has gained international fame. Little is known about the artist, except for speculation regarding his birthplace (Bristol, England) and his penchant for social commentary that manifests through his art. Songs like “Save or Delete”, “Rage, The Flower Thrower” and […]

The duo behind Detroit’s trendy Library Street collective are building a new cultural complex in the city

Detroit is becoming an ambitious new arts destination, thanks to the founders of one of the city’s rising taste galleries. Library Street Collective founders – and life partners – JJ and Anthony Curis have announced that they are working on the creation of a new cultural complex in the East Village neighborhood of Detroit. At […]

Hunter Biden faces new money-for-access issues after his art dealer wears a Camp David hat

Hunter Biden’s art dealer was pictured wearing a Camp David hat after Joe Biden’s visit to the presidential retirement – prompting questions whether the controversial gallery owner joined the first family there. The photo was shared on Instagram – two days before the long-awaited Hunter exhibit made a surprise opening at the Bergès Gallery in […]

MoMA and the Mexican moment in New York

Art movements rarely conform to national borders; nor are they the result of artists’ efforts alone. Transnational networks of individuals and institutions often play an essential role in the research, interpretation and defense of radically new works of art. This was never more the case than during the “Mexican moment” of the twentieth century, a […]

Marley Coffee Exchanges Company Stock to Pay Off Debt | Business

Steven Jackson, business journalist Jammin Java Corp, which does business as Marley Coffee, has settled a US$1 million (J$98 million) legal claim by exchanging shares for debt owed to a US trading company. Both parties have described the settlement in terms that are closer to an investment than a legal settlement. “I would like to […]

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