portraits

Art Dec 7, 2012

Takashi Murakami Portrait Series

While walking the Art Basel Miami Beach 2012, we came across this portrait series by Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami at the Galerie Perrotin booth. Using his signature flower pattern and adding a portrait to it, the samples… Read more
Art Mar 25, 2009

Matt Hoyle “Barnumville”

Being that the circus is infinitely interesting, P.T. Barnum is legend, and sideshow freaks are some of the greatest pieces of Americana, Matt Hoyle’s Barnumville is a true joy. Fat ladies and strong men. Tattoos and piercings. What else… Read more
Art Jul 28, 2008

Kehinde Wiley Solo Show At Studio Museum

Blending contemporary subject with the traditional portrait compostion, Kehinde Wiley balances vernacular culture with his academic art training. He’s hip-hop with an ear to 18th century. A graduate of Yale’s MFA program, Wiley has been… Read more
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