Uncategorized Apr 27, 2011

Mario Wagner at The Outsiders

Outsiders Newcastle, the North-East gallery of curator-director Steve Lazarides, presents Cluster 10, the debut solo UK exhibition by San Francisco-based artist Mario Wagner. Wagner’s colourful and arresting style has been used to great… Read more
Art Jan 18, 2011

Yang Yongliang: Cigarette Ash Landscape

Two things about this work of art are amazing. First, the scale. Second, Yan Yongliang has turned a collection of black and white photographs and formed a collage mimicking cigarette ash. The ash itself mimics a city scape, and the … Read more
Art Sep 7, 2010

Pakpoom Silaphan at Scream Gallery

From Friday September 10 to October 23, 2010, Scream Gallery will present new work from Pakpoom Silaphan’s “Coca-Cola series.” The Thai artist, enamored with advertising since childhood, paints on vintage cola signs. He uses them as… Read more
Art Aug 19, 2010

Serge Mendzhiyskogo Photographic Collage

Russian artist Serge Medzhiyskogo produces magnificent urban scenes from photographic strips. The process, essentially collage, is a subtle manipulation of a straight forward image. Above, you’ll see a piece documenting the city of… Read more
Art May 5, 2010

“CUTTERS2010″ at Pool Gallery

Curated by James Gallagher, “CUTTERS2010″ highlights contemporary collage through the work of thirteen international artists. The medium has received renewed attention of late with emphasis placed on a controlled chaos explored through… Read more
Art Jan 18, 2010

Romare Bearden’s ‘The Block’ On View at MET

On January 15, the Metropolitan Museum of Art brought out Romare Bearden’s vibrant The Block (1972) for a small exhibition drawn from the collection. Complementing the tableau are a series of sketches and drawings done by Bearden in… Read more
Art Dec 3, 2009

Mighty Tanaka: Hybridism | Preview

New Brooklyn gallery Mighty Tanaka Studio opens tonight with its inaugural exhibition Hybridism. Coined by the gallery, Hybridism takes into account a movement to merge street and fine arts. Included are photographs, collages, and oil and… Read more
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