All posts tagged: contemporary art

Bernard Moninot

Bernard Moninot is a french artist, lives and works in Paris and Château-Chalon (Jura). His early works are placed in the wake of the New Figuration. He began exhibiting in the early 1970s, works evoking the urban environment: stores, drugstores, …

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Jeff Soto

Jeff Soto, featured twice on the awesome Juxtapoz magazine and Converse wall to wall collaborator, had his latest exhibition ‘Nightgardens’, not too long ago at Merry Karnowsky’s KP Projects / MKG. Awesome work and a very cool shop for all …

Nicholas Di Genova

Nicholas Di Genova is a Canadian Illustrator, living in working in Toronto. He illustrates beautifully detailed creatures influenced from anime, comic books, Otaku culture. His creatures look like mythical, fantasy beings documented with perfect detail. Got to love some of …

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I Dropped the Lemon Tart

I Dropped the Lemon Tart, is a group exhibition featuring Josef Bauer, Gene Beery, Leon Benn, Vern Blosum, Todd Bourret, Mathew Cerletty, Gelitin, Jenny Holzer, Ray Johnson, Sean Landers, Mernet Larsen, Scott Reeder, David Shrigley, Emily Mae Smith, Ben Vida, …

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Dave Kinsey

Dave Kinsey is an American artist and designer, liveing and working in Los Angeles and Three Rivers, California. “The most difficult thing about creating a painting is going through the process of finding a connection in what I see and …

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Tam Ochiai

Tam Ochiai ia a Japanese artist, living and working in New York. His work is constantly surprising in terms of his approach and chosen mediums, which to date include film, artist books, drawing, painting, installation, photography, and sculpture. He is …

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Toni Hamel

Toni Hamel is a Canadian artist, living and working in Oshawa, a suburb of Toronto, Canada. In her own words, her work is “an illustrated commentary on human frailties”. It is story telling in the true sense of the word, …

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Dimitry Vorsin

Dimitry Vorsin is a Russian artist with fantastical, beautifully detailed, surreal dreamscapes with ample classical symbolism and forms. His work has beautiful narratives of the human condition, all wrapped in a surreal environment, reminding one of Dali’s enormous appetite for …

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Bisser

Bisser recently spent finished another wall with his signature creatures in the lovely island of Ibiza where he was invited to paint for the latest edition of the Bloop Festival. A hooded giant sucking in happy to be swallowed herd …

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Rodel Tapaya

Rodel Tapaya is an Singapore baser Filipino artist. Diamond in the Distance chronicles Rodel Tapaya’s recent explorations in the metaphorical search for “treasure” and all things tangible or intangible that people put value to. The solo exhibition features a selection …

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Xinyi Cheng

Xinyi Cheng was born in a riverside city in the south of China, and moved to Beijing when she was very young. She started to paint hairy white men when she came to the U.S. She is interested in structuring …

Betty Woodman

Betty Woodman lived, worked, and taught in Colorado for forty years, and now divides her time between studios in New York and Antella, Italy. Her paintings and sculpture are glazed in earthenware along with un-stretched canvas and wood. She captures …

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Andrea Büttner

Andrea Büttner, born in Stuttgart, Germany, lives and works in London, England and Frankfurt, Germany. She works in a variety of mediums including woodcuts, reverse glass paintings, sculpture, video and performance. Each of her work carries a underlined story with …

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Deborah Remington

Deborah Remington studied with Clyfford Still and Elmer Bischoff at the California School of Fine Arts ( now The San Francisco Art Institute). Remington’s earlier work was tied to more traditional abstract painting, her signature works have never been part …

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Alex G.Born

On July 18th, 2015, Mt. Melvil will present “Do You Agree?” the first solo show by Alex G.Born and raised in Los Angeles, Alex is a promising contemporary artist whose artwork is unique beyond comparison. Using acrylic paint on wood, …

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Valentina Liernur

Valentina Liernur’s works are often structured by series that explore the specificity and potential of the picture plane to bring together opposite elements such as high and low culture, feminine and masculine, local and global, amateur and professional. The works …

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Kirsi Mikkola

Kirsi Mikkola was born in Helsinki, Finland in 1959 and studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris. Exhibiting primarily in Germany, the United States and Finland, 1990s was the time when she became well known for her colorful, …

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Sara Barker

Sara Barker is a Glasgow based artist whose work crosses boundaries between painting and sculpture. Her work is constructed in like a painting. Shapes, space and surfaces are inter-connected as would be in a painting and thrive towards being a …