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Openings: Kaws “Final Days” @ CAC Malaga, Spain

arrestedmotion.com March 28, 2014
Openings: Kaws “Final Days” @ CAC Malaga, Spain

KAWS aka Brian Donnelly just opened his big European museum exhibition, curated by Fernando Francés, at CAC Malaga. Titled Final Days, this is his first... [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]

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]

Openings: Ludo – “Fruit of the Doom” @ Jonathan LeVine

arrestedmotion.com March  4, 2014
Openings: Ludo – “Fruit of the Doom” @ Jonathan LeVine

Jonathan LeVine Gallery is currently showing the NYC debut solo by the French artist Ludo (interviewed). Titled Fruit of the Doom, the show is built around... [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]

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]

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]

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]

Melanie Alves: Taxidermy Inspired Sculpture (Complex)

whitewallssf.com February 20, 2014
Melanie Alves: Taxidermy Inspired Sculpture (Complex)

“22-250 Calibre,”  assemblage of toy guns, chicken wire, plaster and spray paint, 1/1, 57x10x40in Complex contributor Andrew LaSane reviewed Melanie Alves’... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

arrestedmotion.com February 16, 2014
Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

More stories from the week that ended Feb 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Students petition to have Tony Matelli's Sleepwalker sculpture... [Read more]

Opening Photos: Jet Martinez, Olek, Kerry Miller and...

whitewallssf.com February 13, 2014
Opening Photos: Jet Martinez, Olek, Kerry Miller and Melanie Alves (Derek Macario)

This past weekend marked the opening of four new shows at White Walls s City of Eternal Springtime spans the front two rooms of the gallery and features 17... [Read more]

London: Phillips Contemporary Art Auction

butterflyartnews.com February  9, 2014
London: Phillips Contemporary Art Auction

London auction house Phillips is hosting a contemporary art auction featuring works by major contemporary artists. It is a great opportunity to see works by... [Read more]

Melanie Alves’ Taxidermy-Inspired Trophies (Derek Macario)

whitewallssf.com February  9, 2014
Melanie Alves’ Taxidermy-Inspired Trophies (Derek Macario)

Derek Macario took a few beautiful installation shots of Melanie Alve‘s new show Hunting Season opening  in the Shooting Gallery Project Space tonight. Her... [Read more]

From Dawson Street and Walton Avenue in the South Bronx...

streetartnyc.org February  6, 2014
From Dawson Street and Walton Avenue in the South Bronx to Alexander and Bonin in Chelsea: Works by John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres

A stunningly evocative selection of life-like sculptures by John Ahearn, made in collaboration with Rigoberto Torres, is currently on exhibit at Alexander... [Read more]

Cash For Your Warhol’s answering machine, immortalized

blog.vandalog.com February  6, 2014
Cash For Your Warhol’s answering machine, immortalized

Geoff Hargadon of Cash For Your Warhol fame has a show of new work open now at Gallery Kayafas in Boston. I love Geoff and his work, so it’s great to see him... [Read more]

Olek And Four Other Artists Redefine Fiber Art...

whitewallssf.com February  5, 2014
Olek And Four Other Artists Redefine Fiber Art (Beautiful/Decay)

Beautiful/ Decay‘s Kristin Bauer surveyed a few different fiber artists last December including Olek whose show I Haven’t a Single Explorer on My Planet is... [Read more]

Eduardo Kobra - New Mural in São Paulo

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk February  4, 2014
Eduardo Kobra - New Mural in São Paulo

Brazilian street artist Eduardo Kobra delivered a new mural in Sao Paulo – Brazil. The artwork was based on Auguste Rodin's “The Thinker”, one of the most... [Read more]

Eduardo Kobra "The Thinker" - Sao Paulo, Brazil

streetartnews.net February  3, 2014
Eduardo Kobra "The Thinker" - Sao Paulo, Brazil

Kobra is back in Brazil where he spent the last few days working on this new piece on the streets of Sao Paulo.The artwork was based on Rodin's “The... [Read more]

Showing: Phlegm – “The Bestiary” @ Howard Griffin Gallery

arrestedmotion.com February  2, 2014
Showing: Phlegm – “The Bestiary” @ Howard Griffin Gallery

British artist Phlegm opened his first ever gallery show at Howard Griffin Gallery in Shoreditch on Saturday, the first of February. The Bestiary is entirely... [Read more]

Press Release: “Hunting Season” by Melanie Alves

whitewallssf.com February  1, 2014
Press Release: “Hunting Season” by Melanie Alves

White Walls Project Space Presents: Hunting Season      White Walls Project Space is pleased to present Hunting Season by San Francisco-based... [Read more]

Openings: Li Hongbo – “Tools Of Study” @ Klein Sun Gallery

arrestedmotion.com January 31, 2014
Openings: Li Hongbo – “Tools Of Study” @ Klein Sun Gallery

We recently stopped by the Klein Sun Gallery in New York to admire new works from Li Hongbo in a show entitled Tools Of Study. The Chinese artist and former... [Read more]

Tim Hans shoots… Dennis McNett

blog.vandalog.com January 29, 2014
Tim Hans shoots… Dennis McNett

Late November, Tim Hans stopped by Known Gallery just as Dennis McNett was setting up for a show there. As part of our continuing series of photo-portraits... [Read more]

Image X 100 : New Echoing Portrait Sculptures in Paris by...

brooklynstreetart.com January 27, 2014
Image X 100 : New Echoing Portrait Sculptures in Paris by Gwelm

Street Artist Multiplies Obama, Depardieu, and Rhiannon New urban interventions from Gwelm in Paris speak to the power of a portrait in the image drenched... [Read more]

Ian Strange updates Gordon Matta-Clark for a new time and...

blog.vandalog.com January 27, 2014
Ian Strange updates Gordon Matta-Clark for a new time and context

“Untitled House 2″ by Ian Strange Ian Strange aka Kid Zoom‘s latest work is FINAL ACT, a project somewhat similar to last summer’s very surprising and... [Read more]

THE HALSEY INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART X SHEPARD...

obeygiant.com January 27, 2014
THE HALSEY INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART X SHEPARD FAIREY: POWER & GLORY

The Insistent Image: Recurrent Motifs in the Art of Shepard Fairey and Jasper Johns CHARLESTON, SC – The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art celebrates... [Read more]

“Silver Kings & Paper Toys” by Glam

stick2target.com January 26, 2014
“Silver Kings & Paper Toys” by Glam

Still showing until March 1st is Glam‘s latest solo show at Montana Shop Silver kings invokes to “kings” toys” amongst the graffiti world, all wrapped in... [Read more]

Bom.K talks about his latest solo show “Confusions” at...

blog.vandalog.com January 25, 2014
Bom.K talks about his latest solo show “Confusions” at Known Gallery

With more than 15 years of putting up work in the streets of Paris, Bom.K had his first ever solo show about a year ago in Paris at Galerie Itinerrance.... [Read more]

Most Incredible Sculptures of AfrikaBurn 2013

mymodernmet.com January 25, 2014
Most Incredible Sculptures of AfrikaBurn 2013

AfrikaBurn is an annual event held in the deserts of the Tankwa Karoo in South Africa that invites artists to display their work and then eventually light it... [Read more]

CHRISTIAAN NAGEL: HONEY FUNGUS

artbleat.blogspot.co.uk January 23, 2014
CHRISTIAAN NAGEL: HONEY FUNGUS

Christiaan Nagel the mushroom man has a very limited run of Honey Fungus sculptures available at his online store. Pick up these wall mounted shrooms for... [Read more]

UPcycle

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk January 19, 2014
UPcycle

UPcycle StavangerRune Guneriussen, Karoline Hjort, Riitta Ikonen, Helle Mellemstrand, Atle Østrem, Eline Medbøe, Jonas Daatland, Joran Jacobsen, Maria... [Read more]

Milk-Method Men

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk October 27, 2013
Milk-Method Men

Milk-Method MenKaido Ole & Erki KasemetsGalleri Sult, StavangerPart of the project Estonian Dream - A festival of Estonian art in... [Read more]

Honeybees Cover Porcelain Sculptures in Honeycombs

mymodernmet.com February 20, 2014

Canadian artist Aganetha Dyck has a grand appreciation for both art and bees. Driven by her innate fondness, she manages to combine the two in an... [Read more]

Incredibly Emotive Sculpted Busts

mymodernmet.com February 15, 2014

On her first foray into sculpture, Toronto-based artist Gosia created three distinct sculptures from one identical bust. Although there are several unique... [Read more]

Showing: “Calder and Abstraction: From Avant-Garde to...

arrestedmotion.com February 12, 2014

Currently showing at the Resnick Pavilion of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art through July 27rd is an exhibition featuring Alexander Calder’s kinetic... [Read more]

'A Contemporary Edge': Bonhams breaks the barriers...

classicdriver.com February 12, 2014

Classic Driver 'A Contemporary Edge': Bonhams breaks the barriers between art and designClassic DriverPaintings, sculptures, photography and modern... [Read more]

All aboard! Free half-term day out for family -...

lep.co.uk February 11, 2014

Lancashire Evening Post All aboard! Free half-term day out for familyLancashire Evening PostThere will be street art at the Museum of Lancashire,... [Read more]

Incredible Sand Sculptures on a Beach in New Zealand

mymodernmet.com February 10, 2014

The 3rd New Zealand Sandcastle Competition took place over the weekend, on February 8th, drawing in crowds of participants and viewers. Both professional and... [Read more]

Video Post: Olek Caught in Action

whitewallssf.com February  4, 2014

Olek‘s work is amazing to see, her knitted camouflage entrapped sculptures, people, and installations are one of a kind pieces. And while the final product... [Read more]

Bright Colored Beads Transform Ordinary Objects into...

mymodernmet.com February  2, 2014

New York artist Jan Huling takes common objects, normally found dolls, toys or statues, and meticulously transforms them with vibrant patterns of beads that... [Read more]

Giant Horse Head Sculptures Transform the Scottish Skyline

mymodernmet.com February  1, 2014

The Kelpies is an enormous installation consisting of two giant horse head sculptures by artist Andy Scott. The 100-foot-tall structures, which were eight... [Read more]

From Céline's giant paint strokes to Chanel's neon tweeds...

metro.co.uk January 30, 2014

Metro From Céline's giant paint strokes to Chanel's neon tweeds – fashion gets artsyMetroWith street art, graffiti and sculptures, designers nailed their... [Read more]

Council's crazy plan to turn trees into steel modern art...

swns.com January 28, 2014

Council's crazy plan to turn trees into steel modern art sculptures is ...SWNSA council has dropped controversial plans to carve trees into bizarre 'street... [Read more]

Plymouth city centre tree chop plan is scrapped -...

plymouthherald.co.uk January 27, 2014

Plymouth Herald Plymouth city centre tree chop plan is scrappedPlymouth HeraldA CONTROVERSIAL plan to chop down city trees and replace them with street... [Read more]

Unbelievable Ceramic Sculptures That Look Like Wood

mymodernmet.com January 27, 2014

Believe it or not, these sculptures by Christopher David White are not made of wood. There are knots, twisting veins and even a mossy mildew to disguise the... [Read more]

Mind-Boggling Ceramic Sculptures Look Like Inflatable Toys

mymodernmet.com January 26, 2014

West Virginia-based artist Brett Kern has mastered the art of illusion with handcrafted ceramic sculptures that deceptively look like inflatable toys. Each... [Read more]

Artist Transforms Books into Exciting Sculptural Stories

mymodernmet.com January 24, 2014

Ships, monsters, and mermaids pop out of books handcrafted by Delta, Pennsylvania-based artist Jodi Harvey-Brown (aka wetcanvas). Taking inspiration from the... [Read more]

Express yourself and learn through the arts at Walk Tall...

kentonline.co.uk January 24, 2014

Kent Online Express yourself and learn through the arts at Walk Tall in NorthfleetKent OnlineAmong the labyrinth of multi-purpose art rooms and... [Read more]

15-Foot-Tall Crocheted Doilies Consume Gallery Walls

mymodernmet.com January 22, 2014

Keeping Up Appearances is an ongoing, site-specific installation project by Ashley V. Blalock in which she strings up huge crocheted, web-like doilies... [Read more]

Urban art event launches in Dubai - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.com January 22, 2014

gulfnews.com Urban art event launches in Dubaigulfnews.com“The reason we wanted to do it outdoors in the streets of Al Quoz is because most of us grew up... [Read more]

Incredible Shadow Art Cast Through Iron Sculptures

mymodernmet.com January 22, 2014

At first glance, Greek artist Tedosio Sectio Aurea's iron sculptures might seem pretty ordinary. However, when lit from the precise angle, the sculptures... [Read more]