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Apr 12: This Side Up, David Soukup (SF, CA)

stencilarchive.org April  9, 2014
Apr 12: This Side Up, David Soukup (SF, CA)

In the Galleries White Walls Project Space is pleased to announce This Side Up, a new solo show from 2013 Stencil Art Prize winner, David Soukup. ●... [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]

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: 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]

Previews: Judith Supine – “Golden Child” @ Mecka Gallery...

arrestedmotion.com March 26, 2014
Previews: Judith Supine – “Golden Child” @ Mecka Gallery (New York)

Year and half since his last solo show in NYC (covered), Judith Supine is opening a new solo show in his hometown on 29th of March. Golden Child is a part... [Read more]

Streets: Aaron Li-Hill (New Jersey)

arrestedmotion.com March 24, 2014
Streets: Aaron Li-Hill (New Jersey)

Earlier this year, we introduced you to the kinetic work of Aaron Li-Hill in one of our Art Focus features. Working in Jersey City on a wall project arranged... [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]

Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ StolenSpace

arrestedmotion.com March 24, 2014
Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ StolenSpace

Several weeks ago in London, the Cyrcle. crew opened up a new solo show at StolenSpace entitled Overthrone! Pooring Reign. Working with design elements... [Read more]

Upcoming: Camille Rose Garcia – “La Danse Macabre” @ Roq...

arrestedmotion.com March 21, 2014
Upcoming: Camille Rose Garcia – “La Danse Macabre” @ Roq La Rue

After working on a series of charity print releases, group shows, and projects with Roq La Rue, Camille Rose Garcia (interviewed) will be opening up a solo... [Read more]

Releases: BNE x Banksy (Artist 4 Water)

arrestedmotion.com March 21, 2014
Releases: BNE x Banksy (Artist 4 Water)

After recently releasing limited edition t-shirts in collaboration with Space Invader, Faile and Shepard Fairey, BNE is continuing the Artists 4 Water effort... [Read more]

Jose Parla – “Signature Roots” @ Portland Art Museum

arrestedmotion.com March 20, 2014
Jose Parla – “Signature Roots” @ Portland Art Museum

José Parlá, who recently finished a mural at the James B. Hunt Library at North Carolina State University, continues his work with institutes of higher... [Read more]

Openings: Max Kauffman – “Aether Ceremony” @ Black Book...

arrestedmotion.com March 20, 2014
Openings: Max Kauffman – “Aether Ceremony” @ Black Book Gallery

Oakland based artist Max Kauffman made the trek back to his former home town of Denver, Colorado for his 100th art opening, the solo show Aether Ceremony at... [Read more]

Upcoming: Tristram Lansdowne – “Provisional Futures” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Upcoming: Tristram Lansdowne – “Provisional Futures” @ Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery

This Friday, March 21st, the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery in Ontario, Canada will be opening a new show from Tristram Lansdowne (interviewed). Entitled... [Read more]

Upcoming: Greg “Craola” Simkins @ Merry Karnowsky

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Upcoming: Greg “Craola” Simkins @ Merry Karnowsky

On May 17th, the Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angelels will be presenting a new body of work from Greg Simkins (featured). Also known as Craola to his... [Read more]

Streets: “Project M” (Berlin)

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Streets: “Project M” (Berlin)

Urban Nation is a Berlin-based organization whose aim is to bring together and connect the creative voices of the cities around the globe in a non-profit... [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]

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]

Streets: Maya Hayuk – Bowery & Houston Mural (Part II)

arrestedmotion.com March 14, 2014
Streets: Maya Hayuk – Bowery & Houston Mural (Part II)

Last month, AM caught up with Brooklyn based artist Maya Hayuk as she braved the polar vortex conditions that have plagued NYC all winter. Spending more than... [Read more]

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

arrestedmotion.com March 13, 2014
Openings: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM Art Projects (Popup)

Last week, during Armory Week, Brooklyn-based artist Logan Hicks held a fresh exhibition at PMM Art Projects' pop-up location on NYC's Lower East Side.... [Read more]

Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

Since her performance art/installation piece “Define Progress” (video below) from the Surplus Candy group show a couple months ago, Brooklyn-based artist... [Read more]

Releases: Audrey Kawasaki – “Maybe Tomorrow” Print

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Releases: Audrey Kawasaki – “Maybe Tomorrow” Print

This Saturday (March 15),  Audrey Kawasaki (interviewed) will be releasing her next time limited edition. Entitled Maybe Tomorrow and based off a painting... [Read more]

Streets: Faith47 (Capetown)

arrestedmotion.com March 11, 2014
Streets: Faith47 (Capetown)

Faith47 recently took part in the #ANOTHERLIGHTUP project in Capetown, whose goal is to "fund the installation of a street light system into one of Cape... [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]

Studio Visits / Previews: Hysteria @ Maison Bertaux (London)

arrestedmotion.com March 10, 2014
Studio Visits / Previews: Hysteria @ Maison Bertaux (London)

Ahead of their upcoming exhibition opening on March 12th at the legendary patisserie and gallery, Maison Bertaux, in Soho, London, we met up with the all... [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]

Streets: Andrew Schoultz @ SXSW

arrestedmotion.com March  7, 2014
Streets: Andrew Schoultz @ SXSW

After attending this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii and completing a large collaborative mural for the event, Andrew Schoultz headed to Austin, Texas for his next... [Read more]

Studio Visits / Previews: How & Nosm – “Way Things Are” @...

arrestedmotion.com March  5, 2014
Studio Visits / Previews: How & Nosm – “Way Things Are” @ Pace Prints

AM stopped by the How studio in NYC around time when the artistic duo was finalizing their preparations with Pace Prints for their collaborative print... [Read more]

Armory Week ’14 / Previews: Know Hope for Thinkspace @ Scope

arrestedmotion.com March  5, 2014
Armory Week ’14 / Previews: Know Hope for Thinkspace @ Scope

After taking part at this year's  Pow! Wow! Hawaii (covered), Know Hope is currently in New York City where he is setting up a mini solo show at the Scope... [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: Daniel Arsham – “Kick the Tires and Light the...

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Previews: Daniel Arsham – “Kick the Tires and Light the Fires” @ OHWOW Gallery

On April 5th, the OHWOW Gallery in Los Angeles will be hosting new works from Daniel Arsham entitled Kick the Tires and Light the Fires. The American artist... [Read more]

Previews: Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ Stolen...

arrestedmotion.com March  2, 2014
Previews: Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ Stolen Space, London

After taking part in this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii with a large scale mural (covered), the Cyrcle. crew are now back in their studio finishing up works for... [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]

Openings: Greg Eason – “Four Fish of the Apocalypse” @...

arrestedmotion.com February 27, 2014
Openings: Greg Eason – “Four Fish of the Apocalypse” @ Breeze Block Gallery

Earlier this month, the Breeze Block Gallery welcomed in several artists to display their works at the Portland showspace. One of these was the London-based... [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]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Tristan Eaton

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Tristan Eaton

Tristan Eaton's Escape The Night mural for POW! WOW! Hawaii was one of the biggest ones at this year's edition of the festival. Getting a flat, clear, three... [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]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Reka

arrestedmotion.com February 24, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Reka

One of the pieces we enjoyed for this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii festival by many participants and visitors, was the one created by Reka. The Melbourne-born and... [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]

Streets: Os Gemeos (San Francisco)

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Streets: Os Gemeos (San Francisco)

Thanks to The Lugagge Store Gallery in San Francisco, the other day we finally got a chance to check out up close and snap some exclusive shots of the Os... [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]

Kerry Miller: “Reconstructs Old Books into Incredible 3D...

whitewallssf.com February 20, 2014
Kerry Miller: “Reconstructs Old Books into Incredible 3D Works of Art” (Complex)

A Hand-Book to the Order of Lepidoptera, Part 1, v.2, 1896 Mixed-media hand-cut assemblage, 16 x 10 1/4 x 3 1/4 in Complex writer Susan Cheng recently... [Read more]