Arts

Gregory Crewdson

Gregory Crewdson is known for his stunning photographs which capture the dark, dramatic side of American domestic life.  These melancholic tableaus are carefully crafted, portraying…

Murals Spread WC Fever

Artists are taking to the walls and streets of Brazil, spreading the infectious excitement of the 2014 World Cup with colorful soccer murals.  Popular…

Kara Walker: ‘A Subtlety’

Renowned artist Kara Walker is at it again- this time constructing a monumental confection within the walls of the old Domino Sugar Factory in…

J SALVADOR

J Salvador has invented a world populated with his ‘Super Emo Friends,’ little avatar nuggets based off of stereotypical walks of life.  There’s superheroes,…

CALVIN BRETT

Durham, NC artist Calvin Brett has been exhibiting his latest works at Pleiades Gallery.  These new pieces are heavily engaged with color, pattern and…

XYLOR JANE

Xylor Jane’s style echoes the pioneering efforts of Jasper Johns- serial repetition, the literal painting of numbers to create a flat-planed yet complex work…

ANDRA URSUTA

  Andra Ursuta creates lifelike sculpture with a twist, often to assert her opinion on topics dealing with women and their lot in society….

MICHAEL ALFANO

  Michael Alfano sculpts figures, monuments, and philosophical pieces, working on a large scale from smaller models. His mantra is, ‘If the artist taps…

RACHEL WHITEREAD

  Rachel Whiteread is a prominent British sculptor, known for casting the negative space 3D structures.  She has cast empty spaces inside staircases, chairs,…

ROBERT PRISEMAN

Robert Priseman’s exhibition, ‘FAME’ is on view in NYC at Whitebox Gallery until January 26th.  The show is a collection of dead celebrity portraits,…

TAYLOR MCKIMENS

Taylor McKimens depicts figures in his make-believe pastel world of decay and disorder.  Disconcerting yet somehow enticing to the eye, McKimens’ works prove that…

Young G’z: Jayvon Gomes

Meet Jayvon Gomes, a multi-talented Massachusetts resident, who recently graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts . Check out…

JEREMY FISH

  Jeremy Fish draws whimsical yet dark pictures, incorporating fictional (and cute!) creatures with street-style imagery.  Fish’s drawings are characterized by his simplistic use…

ANDREW MOORE

  Andrew Moore’s Detroit series documents different areas of the city in their current state of ruin and decay.  Moore’s photographs are harrowing and…

BHARTI KHER

  Bharti Kher is an Indian artist living and working in London.  Kher’s large-scale sculptures are covered with thousands and thousands of bindis (the…

RACHEL PERRY WELTY

    Rachel Perry Welty calls attention to the small patterns and details in life by blowing them out of visual proportion, camouflaging the…

MATT CALDERWOOD

    Matt Calderwood, in his own words, doesn’t do fantasy- he likes to ‘keep it real.’  His sculptures consist of everyday objects suspended…

RICHARD GALPIN

  Richard Galpin creates complex abstractions out of innumerable geometric shapes.  The sectors form silhouettes reminiscent of architecture and cityscapes. To learn more about…

JITISH KALLAT

Indian artist Jitish Kallat loads his paintings with heavy political  and social commentary, communicated through the details in the head pieces of his subjects….

SARAH SZE

Sarah Sze’s incredibly intricate installations seem to be suspended in a gravity-free atmosphere- ethereal and light, comprised of innumerable small parts. Sze recently represented…