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Art Jul 27, 2010

Painting | PJ Smalley

Educated at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and based in Philadelphia, PJ Smalley explores digital experiences and art history in his paintings. This Summer, Smalley has unveiled four new works – Young Love,” “The Static Age,”… Read more
Art Jul 12, 2010

Fairfield Porter at Michael Rosenfeld Gallery

A native of Illinois, Fairfield Parish (1907-1975) spent a lifetime of summers along the Eastern seaboard. This portion of his life influenced his color palate, and the tone of paintings that would grant him status as one of America’s… Read more
Art Jun 28, 2010

New Works by Patrick Palmer

Painter Patrick Palmer has completed five new works ahead of two forthcoming exhibitions. In July, he take part in People and Places at Gallery-of-the-Wall in Cardiff, Wales (July 4 to August 10, 2010). Next, he’ll show at Runneymead… Read more
Uncategorized Apr 30, 2010

“365wordgirl”

Melissa King recently kicked off a new self-portrait project – 365worldgirl. The premise is simple enough, visitors to the site suggest a word and these form the basis for King’s portraits. Each week, King takes the words as they come… Read more
Art Apr 14, 2010

Arrested Motion Interviews Shawn Barber

Shawn Barber’s show at Joshua Liner Gallery is fast approaching. In step, Arrested Motion chatted with the artist. It is a very informative and well paced interview. Highly recommended reading. Above is a shot from Barber’s studio. Read more
Art Mar 18, 2010

Neil Bedford, Photographer

Neil Bedford, photographer and Bedford City Football Club supporter, has produced a fascinating series of fan portraits. Love for the club is a shared passion among all the sitters, who also all wear some version of a club tattoo. Many … Read more
Art Feb 10, 2010

Kehinde Wiley “Legends of Unity”

In celebration of the World Cup, Puma commissioned a series of portraits of African footballers. The series, entitled Legends of Unity, will receive a brief New York showing at Deitch Projects (18 Wooster St, New York, NY) from February 18… Read more
Art Oct 8, 2009

Simon Birch “A Showcase of New Works”

A busy week at Carmichael Gallery of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles. Coinciding with the opening of The LA case, the gallery also presents a selection of new material by Simon Birch. Birch hails from Brighton, England and is now … Read more
Art Sep 10, 2009

Scion Installation 5 | LA

Scion Installation 5: Self Portrait has been rolling along for nine months. The final stop opens this Saturday in LA at Scion’s own art space located at 3521 Helms Ave. In conjunction with the finale an online auction of selected … Read more
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