IK for MSF (2017)
42 x 54 cm
Edition of 25
Signed and numbered by the Artist
To support Médecins Sans Frontières @msf_fr (Doctors without Boarders @doctorswithoutborders), Invader @invaderwashere has created a very special new invasion kit.
This is a unique opportunity to support a great c...
h Os Gemeos in Stockholm, Sweden getting loads of progress pics of the Twins new mural. The speed at which they work and the level of detail is incredible.
thi is one of the larges mural in the world
We'll be updating the pages in the coming days and hope to have the final pics up soon.
Police are investigating after the secretive street artist Banksy appeared to offer free limited edition prints of his work to people who vote against the Conservatives in the general election.
Banksy said prints of a new work would be mailed to voters in seats in and around his home city of Bristol if they sent in a voting slip showing they had...
Takashi Murakami, one of the best-known artists in the world, is the subject of a major retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago that opened this week. With that show in mind, reprinted below is Kay Itoi’s profile of the Japanese artist from the March 2001 issue of ARTnews. Itoi’s profile follows in full below, republished with t...Read the rest of this post
Est-Ouest Auctions Co. , 28 May 2017
Medium Spray paint, stamps/cardboard. Unique piece
Size 100 cm x 102.5 cm
Date of creation 2001
Distinguishing marks Signed "BANKSY" lower right
Provenance private collection, Japan ;present owner acquired from Gallery Target in 2009, Tokyo
Lot number 209
Auction title Mod...
Jean-Michel Basquiat became the most expensive American artist ever sold at auction Thursday when an azure-and-black untitled skull painting from 1982 was bought by the Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa for $110.5 million after a ten-minute bidding war at Sotheby’s Postwar and Contemporary Evening Sale. The one lot out of a total of 49 accounte...Read the rest of this post
Banksy opens dystopian tourist attraction in Bethlehem
The elusive British artist has opened a hotel wedged up against the Israeli security wall that wraps around Bethlehem., just meters from the West Bank, in Palestine. The hotel has 10 rooms and apparently Banksy has said that anyone from both sides of the middle eastern conflict can stay the...
A few days after President Trump signed an executive order barring citizens from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the United States, the Museum of Modern Art in New York responded by hanging work by artists from those countries. Now the Davis Museum at Wellesley College in Massachusetts is staging a protest of its own, saying that, fro...Read the rest of this post
The Gallery at Windsor is pleased to present Christopher Le Brun: Composer, a major two-part exhibition of renowned British painter and President of the Royal Academy Christopher Le Brun PRA. The Gallery at Windsor is part of a concurrent show exhibiting at Albertz Benda’s New York gallery and displays a body of work drawing from the connection b...Read the rest of this post
The American street artist Shepard Fairey created a poster for Barack Obama’s presidential election campaign. It was 2008 and the simple red, beige and blue stencilled image of Obama’s face over the word “HOPE” quickly became the iconic image of the election, the rallying cry around which it was fought and won. It remains the enduring image...Read the rest of this post
A spokesman for Resign, Hirst’s company, told the Daily Mail, “Over the past year we have been trying to find a suitable partner for our part of the Southern Extension. Unfortunately in the current economic climate all the developers we spoke to felt it wasn’t viable to deliver the housing in keeping with our vision.”
Local ward member C...
520 WEST 20TH STREET NEW YORK NY 10011 T 212 727 2050
18 February 2017
Opening Reception Thursday, 12 January, 6
Bortolami is pleased to announce Ivan Morley’s second exhibition at the gallery. The exhi...
Great News The museum will receive the money over a five-year period.which was made in honor of the institution’s longtime president of the board Ruth Carter Stevenson. IT will establish an endowment to support future exhibitions and programming.
Arts patron Alice Walton, currently chairwoman of the board of directors of Arkansas’s Crystal Bri...
Billionare investor Len Blavatnik is suing David Wildenstein for $10 million, according to the New York Post. Blavatnik claims that Wildenstein reneged on the sale of a $79 million Manhattan townhouse.
Wildenstein’s lawyers argued in Manhattan Supreme Court that the suit, filed by Blavatnik’s company Access Industries, is “frivolous and ha...
John Kasmin was at the centre of London’s art scene web in the 1960s. Now his frank memories provide the thread for a fascinating installation at Tate Britain
‘If I’m talking strangely,’ says John Kasmin in the doorway of his west London home, ‘it’s because two of my teeth snapped off in a bread roll while I was looking at Vesuvius ...
First coined by the critic Roger Cardinal in 1972, the term ‘Outsider Art’ was originally employed as a synonym for ‘Art Brut’, a label created by Jean Dubuffet in to describe art formed beyond the boundaries of the mainstream art world. In the ensuing decades the label has broadened to encompass work by artists who have not had any formal...Read the rest of this post
In memory of the art critic and author, who died on 2 January at the age of 90, we take a look at a visit, in 1962, to the studio of sculptor Henri Presset
In his BBC series Ways of Seeing, broadcast in 1972, the late John Berger (1926-2017) discussed the transformation that came over Adam and Eve at the moment of the Fall — how, according to...
December 21, 2016 - February 19, 2017
BANGKOK CITYCITY GALLERY
Alex Face ALIVE exhibition will be on view from today until Sunday February 19, 2017. The gallery opens Wednesday to Sunday, 1PM - 7PM
Alex Face, Breathe (in the waterlilies pond), 2016, Spray paint and oil on Linen, 195 x 300 cm © Alex Face / Bangkok CityCity ...
'Endless Wave' - Print Edition'
Hand pulled 6 colour screen print - Black, blue, gold, aqua, red and pink
On 100% cotton somerset satin 410 gsm tub size - Hand deckled by artist
Size: 100cm x 100cm (39.37 x 39.37 inches)
Signed and stamped edition of 40
A rare footage from Banksy has just surfaced online. Sourced from an old VHS from BBC’s show “Shadow People”, this gives us some unusual insights on Banksy before he rose to fame. From catching a glimpse of his face to hearing his real voice, this video will be enjoyed by all of Banksy’s fans around the world.
For those of you who lived ...