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TECK memorials

home.ekosystem.org April 14, 2014
TECK memorials

New splendid paintings from TECK in Ukraine in memory of recent martyrs. [Read more]

Previews: Tom Sachs – “American Handmade Paintings” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 29, 2014
Previews: Tom Sachs – “American Handmade Paintings” @ Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac (Marais)

Opening as we speak, the Marais location of Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac is hosting the reception for Tom Sachs' new show. The title of the new works, American... [Read more]

Showing: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 28, 2014
Showing: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @ Montana Gallery

Ernest Zacharevic recently took park in an art residency in Barcelona (previewed) during which he painted some public works, as well as created new works and... [Read more]

Showing: Stohead – “Now” @ Galerie Lefeuvre

arrestedmotion.com March 28, 2014
Showing: Stohead – “Now” @ Galerie Lefeuvre

German artist Stohead is currently having a solo show at Galerie Lefeuvre in Paris, showing for the second time in their space. Titled Now, the show features... [Read more]

Showing: Adam Friedman – ‘Esoterica’ @ One Grand Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 27, 2014
Showing: Adam Friedman – ‘Esoterica’ @ One Grand Gallery

One Grand Gallery in Portland is currently exhibiting Adam Friedman's latest body of work Esoterica. The PDX-based artist has compiled a series of paintings... [Read more]

Upcoming: Mark Ryden – “The Gay 90s: West” @ Kohn Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 26, 2014
Upcoming: Mark Ryden – “The Gay 90s: West” @ Kohn Gallery

Fans of Mark Ryden on the West Coast have been anxiously awaiting the much postponed solo that was promised them since the Los Angeles-based artist's showing... [Read more]

Previews: Charlie Immer – “Loose Juice” @ La Luz de Jesus

arrestedmotion.com March 26, 2014
Previews: Charlie Immer – “Loose Juice” @ La Luz de Jesus

On April 4th, La Luz de Jesus will be presenting new lush and colorful works from Charlie Immer. Entitled Loose Juice, the new paintings from the West... [Read more]

Openings: Geoff McFetridge – “Meditallucination” @ V1...

arrestedmotion.com March 24, 2014
Openings: Geoff McFetridge – “Meditallucination” @ V1 Gallery

On Friday night, Geoff McFetridge presented a new body of work at the V1 Gallery in Copenhagen, his second showing with the gallery. The versatile Los... [Read more]

Overtime: March 17 – March 23

arrestedmotion.com March 23, 2014
Overtime: March 17 – March 23

More stories from the week that ended March 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Andrew Russeth reviews Jordan Wolfson exhibition at David... [Read more]

Openings: Zed 1 – “Frutti della Mente” @ Galo Art Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 18, 2014
Openings: Zed 1 – “Frutti della Mente” @ Galo Art Gallery

Italian artist Zed 1 recently opened a solo show at the Galo Art Gallery in Turin, Italy, that will be on view until 19th of April. The artist whose... [Read more]

Upcoming: Jeremy Fish – “Hunting Trophies” @ Mark Moore...

arrestedmotion.com March 18, 2014
Upcoming: Jeremy Fish – “Hunting Trophies” @ Mark Moore Gallery

On April 5th, the Mark Moore Gallery in Los Angeles will be presenting new works from Jeremy Fish (featured). Hunting Trophies will mark the return of the... [Read more]

Showing: “The Back Room” @ Luggage Store Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 18, 2014
Showing: “The Back Room” @ Luggage Store Gallery

The Luggage Store Gallery in San Francisco is currently showing a visual art exhibition entitled The Back Room featuring works by the artists who exhibited... [Read more]

Showing: “Exhibit Z” @ Library Street Collective

arrestedmotion.com March 17, 2014
Showing: “Exhibit Z” @ Library Street Collective

After finishing up their big mural project (covered), the Library Street Collective recently opened a group show featuring artwork from all the participating... [Read more]

Art Focus: Tom McKinley

arrestedmotion.com March 17, 2014
Art Focus: Tom McKinley

It's time for another Art Focus, with this edition introducing the work of Tom McKinley. The San Francisco based artist works in oils, creating paintings of... [Read more]

Overtime: March 10 – March 16

arrestedmotion.com March 16, 2014
Overtime: March 10 – March 16

More stories from the week that ended March 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Jesse Krimes creates 39-Panel mural made from bedsheets, hair... [Read more]

Openings: Mel Kadel – “Tied Up” @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 13, 2014
Openings: Mel Kadel – “Tied Up” @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

We last caught up with Mel Kadel back in 2012 when she presented a solo show at the Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. Last weekend, her works returned... [Read more]

Showing: Yoshitomo Nara @ Blum & Poe

arrestedmotion.com March 11, 2014
Showing: Yoshitomo Nara @ Blum & Poe

Over the weekend, AM stopped by Blum in Culver City to check out the new expansive exhibition from Yoshitomo Nara. The solo is the Japanese artist's seventh... [Read more]

Showing: Cleon Peterson – “End of Days” @ New Image Art

arrestedmotion.com March 11, 2014
Showing: Cleon Peterson – “End of Days” @ New Image Art

Returning to the site of his 2010 Los Angeles solo (covered), Cleon Peterson brought his hard-hitting imagery for his currently showing exhibition at New... [Read more]

Openings: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry...

arrestedmotion.com March 10, 2014
Openings: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

On Saturday night, the Merry Karnowsky Gallery opened their doors to an impressive new solo show from Andrew Hem (interviewed). Always willing to experiment... [Read more]

Overtime: March 3 – March 9

arrestedmotion.com March  9, 2014
Overtime: March 3 – March 9

More stories from the week that ended March 9 (click on bolded words for more information): Parker Ito's show where he gave all of the pieces he created... [Read more]

Upcoming: Geoff McFetridge @ V1 Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March  7, 2014
Upcoming: Geoff McFetridge @ V1 Gallery

On March 21st, Geoff McFetridge will be opening a new solo at V1 Gallery, his second with the Copenhagen showspace after a successful stint there in 2011... [Read more]

Upcoming: Gary Baseman – “Play With Us Or Else” @ Vinyl...

arrestedmotion.com March  7, 2014
Upcoming: Gary Baseman – “Play With Us Or Else” @ Vinyl on Vinyl

Tonight (March 7th) in the Philippines, Gary Baseman’s (interviewed) will be opening a show at Vinyl on Vinyl entitled Play With Us Or Else. Along with... [Read more]

Releases: Eric Fortune – “Comfort in Dying” Print

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Releases: Eric Fortune – “Comfort in Dying” Print

If you follow Eric Fortune (interviewed) on his blog and his YouTube page, you will know that he sometime shares the interesting process behind some of his... [Read more]

Previews: Shepard Fairey @ Halsey Institute of...

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Previews: Shepard Fairey @ Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

As previously mentioned, Shepard Fairey (featured) is currently in his studio preparing for his upcoming exhibition The Insistent Image: Recurrent Motifs in... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 24 – March 2

arrestedmotion.com March  2, 2014
Overtime: Feb 24 – March 2

More stories from the week that ended March 2 (click on bolded words for more information): Justin Adian s fiscal woes. Protest organized at... [Read more]

Previews: Yoshitomo Nara @ Blum & Poe

arrestedmotion.com February 28, 2014
Previews: Yoshitomo Nara @ Blum & Poe

It looks like Takashi Murakami has been by to check out the setup of Yoshitomo Nara's new solo show at Blum lush new paintings, large-scale bronze... [Read more]

Previews: Katrin Fridriks @ ART 14

arrestedmotion.com February 27, 2014
Previews: Katrin Fridriks @ ART 14

After showing her work at big art fairs in Singapore, New Delhi and Bruxelles, Katrin Fridriks (featured), is currently presenting her newest paintings at... [Read more]

Openings: Scott Campbell – “The Smartest Thing I Ever Did...

arrestedmotion.com February 27, 2014
Openings: Scott Campbell – “The Smartest Thing I Ever Did Were Foolish Things For Love” @ Galerie Gmurzynska

Scott Campbell's second showing with Galerie Gmurzynska's St. Moritz (Via Serias) location recently opened, giving his fans in Switzerland a chance to admire... [Read more]

Streets: Interesni Kazki (India)

arrestedmotion.com February 27, 2014
Streets: Interesni Kazki (India)

As much as they are known for their colorful, fairy tale like, surrealistic murals, paintings and illustrations, Ukrainian art duo Interesni Kazki... [Read more]

Showing: Dale vN Marshall – “Walls With Wounds” @ Herbert...

arrestedmotion.com February 26, 2014
Showing: Dale vN Marshall – “Walls With Wounds” @ Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

On Saturday, the 15th of February, Herbert Art Gallery in Coventry, opened a solo show entitled Walls With Wounds by Dale vN Marshall. This is a landmark... [Read more]

Upcoming: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry...

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
Upcoming: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

After seeing the sweet wave breakdancer that Andrew Hem (interviewed) painted for a show (covered) during POW! WOW! Hawaii, we are really looking forward to... [Read more]

Showing: KAWS – “Play Your Part” @ Galeria Javier Lopez

arrestedmotion.com February 24, 2014
Showing: KAWS – “Play Your Part” @ Galeria Javier Lopez

Four years since his solo with the same gallery (covered), KAWS is back in Madrid with a new show entitled Play Your Part at Galeria Javier Lopez. With seven... [Read more]

Showing: Yayoi Kusama – “A Dream I Dreamed” @ MoCA...

arrestedmotion.com February 24, 2014
Showing: Yayoi Kusama – “A Dream I Dreamed” @ MoCA (Shanghai)

At the end of last year, we had a chance to see for ourselves the genius of Yayoi Kusama while she was showing in New York (here A Dream I Dreamed featuring... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

More stories from the week that ended Feb 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Alex Israel's California sky billboard featuring detail of L.A.... [Read more]

Upcoming: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM...

arrestedmotion.com February 21, 2014
Upcoming: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM Art Projects Popup

Coming up on March 7th, Logan Hicks will be opening a new show in New York at a special pop-up location (154 Stanton Street) for PMM Art Projects. Love Never... [Read more]

Nick Walker "Love Vandal" New Street Piece - Hikone, Japan

streetartnews.net February 21, 2014
Nick Walker "Love Vandal" New Street Piece - Hikone, Japan

Our friend Nick Walker is currently in Japan where he just wrapped up this new "Love Vandal" somewhere on the streets of Hikone.Born in 1969, he emerged from... [Read more]

512 / Exhibit Z at Library Street Collective, Detroit

remirough.com February 21, 2014
512 / Exhibit Z at Library Street Collective, Detroit

I have two brand new paintings in this stellar line up of a show in Detroit. The show is part of the massive launch of the Z Lot mural project, which all the... [Read more]

Agnes Verebics - New paintings

5piecesgallery.blogspot.co.uk February 20, 2014
Agnes Verebics - New paintings

Impressive new paintings by Hungarian artist Agnes Verebics: http://bit.ly/1dShZRbHuman layers, the hidden corners of the personality, experiments to find... [Read more]

Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group...

graffuturism.com February 20, 2014
Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition 1AM Gallery San Francisco

    A Major Minority: An Intercontinental Survey of Othercontemporary Urban Art   Exhibition Statement written by Ekg and Poesia.   A Major... [Read more]

Adele Renault’s “Les Clochards Célestes” featured in ELLE...

whitewallssf.com February 20, 2014
Adele Renault’s “Les Clochards Célestes” featured in ELLE Magazine

Upcoming artist Adele Renault is featured in the March issue of Dutch ELLE magazine. Renault’s show Les Clochards Célestes opens next month  in the White... [Read more]

Szilard Huszank - New works

5piecesgallery.blogspot.co.uk February 19, 2014
Szilard Huszank - New works

We are pleased to show new paintings and drawings by outstanding Hungarian artist Szilard Huszank: http://bit.ly/1blcon1 . What we see are not... [Read more]

Opening Night: Olek and Jet Martinez (Hi-Fructose)

whitewallssf.com February 19, 2014
Opening Night: Olek and Jet Martinez (Hi-Fructose)

Hi-Fructose online editor, Nastia Voynovskaya, attended the recent opening of Jet Martinez’s City of Eternal Springtime at White Walls alongside Olek’s I... [Read more]

Upcoming: Adele Renault’s “Les Clochards Célestes”

whitewallssf.com February 19, 2014
Upcoming: Adele Renault’s “Les Clochards Célestes”

Next month Les Clochards Célestes by Adele Renault opens in the White Walls Project Space, showing March 15 through April 5, 2014. Adele Renault is a... [Read more]

A.D.O – Reeps One at the Londonewcastle Project Space

endoftheline.co March 21, 2014

Last night was the opening for Reeps' debut solo show A.D.O. and we were super stoked about this one. It was a mixture of paintings, illustrated photos in... [Read more]

AT-AT Walkers And Futurama's Bender Sneak Into Thrift...

fastcodesign.com February 20, 2014

AT-AT Walkers And Futurama's Bender Sneak Into Thrift Store PaintingsCo.DesignAnd whereas Banksy's addition of a Nazi officer to an otherwise unremarkable... [Read more]

Humorous Recreations of Unwanted Thrift Store Paintings

mymodernmet.com February 20, 2014

New York-based software engineer and artist Dave Pollot spends his free time putting a little life back into old, unwanted paintings found along the shelves... [Read more]

Lively Sci-Fi-Inspired Paintings by Kwanchai Moriya

mymodernmet.com February 20, 2014

Los Angeles-based artist Kwanchai Moriya paints colorful portraits of heroes and heroines, and animals, too. His illustrative work teeters between realism... [Read more]

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $575,000 in...

english.ahram.org.eg February 19, 2014

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $575,000 in Miami - Visual Art ...Ahram OnlineBanksy. Paintings titled 'Crazy Horse Car Door' and in the... [Read more]

Artistic Paintings of French Architecture by Nicolas Jolly

mymodernmet.com February 19, 2014

French artist Nicolas Jolly produces subtle yet beautiful paintings of various landscapes from all over the world, particularly in France, capturing the... [Read more]

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in...

reuters.com February 18, 2014

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in MiamiReutersBanksy, whose graffiti and stenciled paintings appear as social commentary in public spaces... [Read more]