Tatyana Fazlalizadeh Wheatpaste Mural at Papillion Art (Los Angeles)
Google #StreetArtProject event at The Container Yard
The Google Street Art Project began in June of 2014 to loads of excitement. Publishing thousands of street art images and collectively organizing them in a database, Google is attempting to document this renaissance and make it wholly accessible across multiple platforms. The Container Yard, a hotbed for street... Read more
#TheArtistProfile – Gillean Clark
We got the chance to catch up with artist Gillean Clark from New York City at one of our favorite galleries in Los Angeles, Lab Art. Iskander, Lab Art’s Owner, was kind enough to introduce us to Gillean as we were a big fan of his style. Gillean took... Read more
Studio Visiting: Artist Narine Isajanyan
It’s always cool when you meet an artist and they invite you to their studio. I think that’s a key part of the process that the collectors and galleries don’t usually appreciate because they rarely get to see. Narine Isajanyan invited me in to her space to see some... Read more
"Born Again" by Kenny Scharf at Honor Fraser Gallery
Kenny Scharf opened up the weekend with his “Born Again” show at Honor Fraser Gallery to a large and excited crowd. Kenny provided the crowd with a lot of visual stimulation with an abundance of artwork on the walls. I also got chance to kick it with Kenny at... Read more
Pascal Guetta at Bruce Lurie Gallery
We got a chance to stop into Bruce Lurie Gallery on Saturday (Feb 28th), a crazy night on La Cieniga Blvd in Los Angeles to check out the work of Pascal Guetta. Pascal creates works from everyday life photos and still iconic imagery. His eclectic style simulates crumbled newspaper... Read more
Lakwena MacIver “I Remember Paradise” at Papillion Art
There is something really special about Papillion Art. Tucked away on a block that’s hidden in Leimert Park is this “paradise” in a neighborhood that usually doesn’t get those accolades. It’s only fitting that they would host an exhibit by an artist who work helps to emphasize that feeling.... Read more
Art Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair – Santa Monica, CA
The Art Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair (ALAC) opened its hangar this past Thursday (January 29th) to welcome some of the world’s best contemporary artists and galleries for their annual gathering of arts appreciation and collecting. Upon researching the fair for coverage that we wanted to provide to our... Read more
The Chief Keef Art Show at The Seventh Letter
This past weekend I got the chance to stop into The Seventh Letter flagship store on Fairfax Ave in Los Angeles and check out the Chief Keef art exhibit they had on display before it’s over. There were a few pieces that were creative, a few that were funny,... Read more
The Best and Brightest of the 2015 Los Angeles Art Show
The 2015 LA Art Show was, to say the least, overwhelming. There was so much to take in that I actually needed four of the five event days just to make sure I seen everything in the show. And of course, I didn’t. I did however see some of... Read more
#RealityTV – Paula Tin Nyo of Yone Arts at 2015 LA Art Show
Paula Tin Nyo of Yone Arts speaks about the artists from Myanmar at 2015 Los Angeles Art Show. The artists were under restriction of the military in the native country and Paula, being an exile, speaks about life and art. The emotion, care and responsibility that Paula speaks with,... Read more
ArtAboveReality visits Art Basel: Wynwood, Miami 2014 – (Recap)
We Made It! We Made it! After the 18 hour drive from Philadelphia, we arrived in Miami welcomed by 100 upon hundreds of art murals! We were blown away by the quality of work that was in the Wynwood section of the city where lots of the artists are... Read more
#LookWhatArtFound – Ai Weiwei’s @Large Exhibit at Alcatraz
The Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is internationally renowned for work that defies the distinction between art and activism. In this exhibition of new works created specifically for Alcatraz, Ai responds to the island’s layered legacy as a 19th-century military fortress, a notorious federal penitentiary, a site of Native American... Read more
#TheArtistProfile – One on One with/ TRUST.iCON [@TrustiConStreetArt]
TrustiCon, one of the dopest street artists from London to the U.S., had a super dope show at LabArt Los Angeles this month. He also displayed new murals to let the city of Los Angeles know that he was back in town. His newest work, filled with video game... Read more
In Preparation for Art Basel: Miami 2014 [@ArtBaselMiami]…
“Leading international galleries show work from masters of Modern and Contemporary Art as well as pieces by newly emerging stars.” – Art Basel Press Art Basel is coming! Art Basel is coming! The annual theme park for artists, gallerists and collectors alike will descend upon the city of Miami... Read more
#LetItFlyProject – In Remembrance of Jef Campion (Army of One) [Photos]