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Art Oct 14, 2011

Pulse LA | Swoon at Christina Ray

Among the various pieces that Christina Ray was showing at Pulse L.A., our favorites were a couple of pieces by Swoon. Since viewing her TED talk, the Brooklynite can basically do no wrong in our book. More looks after the … Read more
Art Oct 7, 2011

Video | PBS Arts Off Book piece on Swoon and Olek

PBS Arts Off Book blog, recently produced a video documenting two of our favorite female street artists; Olek and Swoon. The street is a space where art thrives, and a place where artists can shape the public aesthetic. Olek, a … Read more
Art Sep 27, 2011

Swoon exhibit at the ICA Boston

Now open at the Boston ICA: Swoon. The exhibit is titled “Anthropocene Extinction.” The ICA website’s description of Swoon reads: In both her art and her own life, Swoon is deeply engaged with social and humanitarian projects. During the… Read more
Art Jul 1, 2011

Swoon’s Musical Architecture for New Orleans

Swoon’s love of New Orleans is well documented. The artist’s latest effort is a fund-raising drive to turn an idea for musical architecture in the Crescent City a reality. Through Kickstarter, Swoon articulates the plan - From the salvaged… Read more
Video Mar 30, 2011

Video | ACCLAIMmag.com : Swoon Interview

“Renowned for her delicate paste ups and large scale installation work, New York artist, Swoon, recently made a trip to Melbourne for her first Australian exhibition, Thekla, at the Metro Gallery in Armadale. The petite artist was run off… Read more
Uncategorized Feb 2, 2011

Swoon at Metro Gallery

On February 16, 2011 Brooklyn-based Swoon will open her first solo exhibition in Australia at Metro Gallery. The show highlights the physicality of her work and the range of techniques employed in her now famous New York City paste ups… Read more
Uncategorized Jan 23, 2011

Video | TEDxBrooklyn- Callie Curry aka Swoon

Callie Curry discusses the idea behind her tag Swoon – her evolution from art student to renowned street artist during her TEDxBrooklyn talk. This video was posted a month ago. I’ve just watched it, Curry’s thoughts about context and the… Read more
Art May 6, 2010

The Great Outdoors at Woodward Gallery

The Great Outdoors operates with a nice premise and with an often under explored theme of the movement of street art indoors. Opening on May 8 at Woodward Gallery (133 Eldridge St, New York, NY), the exhibition recognizes the influence… Read more
Art Apr 5, 2010

SUBject/subJECT at Subliminal Projects

Opening on April 10, 2010, SUBject/subJECT features over a dozen female artists handpicked by gallery co- curator Deedee Cheriel. The artists collectively comment on gender roles – specifically forming a dialogue about role models… Read more
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