Danish art Ole Aakjær‘s sole exhibition at Chase Contemporary New York and also part of the Art New York Show featured multilayered watercolor and ink paintings. Aakjær’s works are painted in a signature figurative style of highly structured compositions layered with symbolism. His inspiration comes from music, literature, film and photography imbued with abundant color… Continue reading Untold Stories
Jason Hallman + Stephen Stum of Stallman Studio, canvas on edge sculptured pieces. Galerie Frederic Got, Paris. Featured image: When The Sky Opens
James Rieck – Emotional Support exhibition at Lyons Wier Gallery, NY addresses and celebrates the relationship between people and pets. Rieck uses 1960s fashion, department store advertising, over saturated hues, unusual cropping and bold patterned backgrounds in his compositions. By directing you to the animal’s eyes not the human, the artist invites you to consider… Continue reading Emotional Support
WantedDesign in Brooklyn’s Industry City and The Tunnel in NYC had another very successful run featuring creative and innovative products. Featured image: Atelier Stobben
Today was the 13th annual Dance Parade in New York City, promoting dance as an unifying and expressive art form. The parade featured more than 80 unique styles and had one of the world’s largest display of cultural diversity in dance.
Brooklyn Designs is back for another addition, this time at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. This finely curated exhibition showcases 60+ studios and brands, on view through Sunday 5/12. Featured image: Two Bishops Design In The Pursuit Makers Market Micòl Ceramics Friedlander Furniture Sterling and Six Ming’s Monsters Palo Samko Tarform
Home exhibition at The Peninsula New York honoring the notion of home, identity and community through original works by a curated selection of artists. All works are presented in conjunction with Lehmann Maupin Gallery, NY. Featured image: Ashley Bickerton – The Edge of Things, S. Pacific, 1993. Coral and canvas. Ashley Bickerton lives and works… Continue reading Home
The fifth edition of Art New York was held at Pier 94 in NYC last week. The event was a showcase of works from artists around the world including contemporary galleries showing emerging, mid-career and cutting-edge talent. Featured image: Anna Kincaide – Captured By Your Style, oil on canvas. JoAnne Artman Gallery, NY Parish Kohamin… Continue reading Art New York
Thomas Heatherwick’s creation The Vessel, has finally come to fruition at Hudson Yards New York. The US$150 million+ interactive sculpture invite visitors to meander through the intersecting staircases giving them views of the ever changing New York skyline. The honeycombed structure made up of 154 flights of stairs is over 150 feet tall and made… Continue reading The Vessel
Casper Kaassen – Yuka, 2019 oil paint, colour and white print on setasand. Ibasho Gallery Antwerp, Belgium. Part of the exhibition at The Photography Show, NY presented by The Association of International Photography Art Dealers (AIPAD).