From the Vapour of Gasoline at White Cube Mason’s Yard
When I stumbled upon the title of this exhibition I immediately thought about the state of the country. In the United States, you could say that the current tone for the average citizen would be filled with worry, unexpected events and the questioning of what it really means to... Read more
The Beautiful Game by Hank Willis Thomas at Ben Brown Fine Arts
Today I visited Ben Brown Fine Arts for the opening of The Beautiful Game by Hank Willis Thomas. With quilted tapestries made from Euroleague soccer jerseys and sports equipment along with sculpture demonstrating the fine art of athletic movement, Hank combines the use of branding in the team uniforms... Read more
#StudioVisits – Junko Chodos
Junko Chodos is a contemporary artist born and educated in Japan and residing in the United States since 1968. Her works represent a wide variety of techniques and styles, ranging from pencil, pen, and collage, to works done with acrylic. Chodos has had solo exhibitions featured at the Tokyo... Read more
The Happiest People On Earth by Rosson Crow at Honor Fraser Gallery
The Happiest People On Earth, by Rosson Crow now on view at Honor Fraser Gallery. Crow’s work combines the scenery of the American West with vivid color and scraps of Americana littered through out the work. Produced in 2016 after the presidential election, Crow’s desert is choked with man... Read more
In Conversation: Dr. Jill Moniz and Dr. Lizzetta LeFalle-Collins at The Landing Gallery
This past Sunday (May 21st), The Landing Gallery hosted a curators panel for its current exhibition “Signifying Form” curated by Dr. jill moniz. Joining her in the panel was Dr. Lizetta LeFalle-Collins, an accomplished curator and creative writer. I was excited to hear what these very accomplished women had... Read more
Untitled, 1982 by Jean-Michel Basquiat becomes the most expensive painting sold by an American artist in Sotheby’s Auction
Billionaire buys. As you’ve probably heard or read by now. Untitled, 1982 by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for $110.5 million at Sotheby’s auction on May 19th by Yusaku Maezawa (@yuzaku2020). Records: High for a work by any American artist, for a black artist and the first work created since 1980... Read more
Jeff Koons’ “Extended” at Gagosian Gallery
Making use of conceptual constructs including the ancient, the everyday, and the sublime, Koons creates luxurious icons and elaborate tableaux, which, beneath their captivating exteriors, engage the viewer in a metaphysical dialogue with cultural history. – Gagosian Beverly Hills Sooooo… I stopped into Gagosian Beverly Hills to see the... Read more
#StudioVisit – Inglewood based artist Larry Johnson
I took a quick trip to Inglewood to meet up with visual artist Larry E. Johnson as he prepares for his participation in 25 Years Later: Race, Riots and Reform at Gallery 38. Larry just finished his first solo exhibition at Los Angeles Southwest College after graduating this past... Read more
Theaster Gates & The Black Monks of Mississippi at The Underground Museum
I had the amazing pleasure of witnessing Theaster Gates perform at the Underground Museum and it was mind-blowing. Along with The Black Monks of Mississippi, Theaster turned the museum into a southern baptist church mixing elements of church harmony and jazz scat combinations that left the room stunned with... Read more
#StudioVisit – Retna
Scale. Yesterday, talking art and life with @ironeyeretna .. put me on to so many things that's going to make me even more aware of the art scene. We also got to touch on key points about life, future and overall wellness and it was dope. His work, plus... Read more
#MuralsAreForMondays – Cinta Vidal and Ernest Zacharevic in Culver City
#MuralsAreForMondays – Caught #SnowWhite up to no good the other night.. 😳😂 mural by @ernestzacharevic in #CulverCity .. #ArtAboveReality #LookWhatArtFound #Inspiring #Art #Curator #PhotoJournalism #PhotoJournalist #StreetPhotography #ArtJournalism #ArtPhotography #photoaday #photo #artist #mural #disney #sevendwarfs #contemporaryart #fineart #artnews #ErnestZacharevic A photo posted by artabovereality (@artabovereality) on Feb 6, 2017 at... Read more
#StudioVisits – Charles Dickson
I had the extreme pleasure of visiting the studio of the great Charles Dickson in Compton, CA. Not only was I blown away by the hospitality, I was enthralled and floored by the amount of work and the different medium in which he chose to present each subject. I... Read more
“But To Be A Poor Race” by Theaster Gates at Regen Projects
Stopped into @regenprojects for this amazing #TheasterGates exhibit titled "But To Be A Poor Race" .. #ArtAboveReality #LookWhatArtFound #Inspiring #Art #Curator #PhotoJournalism #PhotoJournalist #StreetPhotography #ArtJournalism #ArtPhotography #photoaday #photo #artist #museum #contemporaryart #fineart #artnews A photo posted by artabovereality (@artabovereality) on Jan 19, 2017 at 2:58pm PST Poweful work by... Read more
#TheArtInfluencer – Kerry James Marshall
#TheArtInfluencer – #KerryJamesMarshall I believe, is the best artist for our generation. The way he creates a conversation about subtlety in our history ins unprecedented and very very real. "Heirlooms and Accessories" is one of my favorite pieces from his #MASTRY show at the @metmuseum and also one of... Read more
Checking Out The Murals of Brooklyn with The Bushwick Collective
"If Art Is A Crime May God Forgive Me" – RAMO … #ArtAboveReality #LosAngeles #LookWhatArtFound #ArtInspires #Inspiring #Global #Artistic #Expression #Creative #Art #LIFE #artwork #Curator #PhotoJournalism #PhotoJournalist #StreetPhotography #ArtJournalism #ArtPhotography #photoaday #photo #artist #streetart #beatstreet @thebushwickcollective A photo posted by artabovereality (@artabovereality) on Dec 30, 2016 at 8:02am PST... Read more
Kerry James Marshall’s “Mastry” Is History Lesson and Spiritual Experience Disguised As An Art Exhibition
I made it!! #KerryJamesMarshall at @metbreuer .. #ArtAboveReality #NYC #LookWhatArtFound #ArtInspires #Inspiring #Global #Artistic #Expression #Creative #Art #LIFE #artwork #Curator #PhotoJournalism #PhotoJournalist #StreetPhotography #ArtJournalism #ArtPhotography #photoaday #photo #artist #museum A photo posted by artabovereality (@artabovereality) on Dec 30, 2016 at 9:27am PST Mind blown!!! #KerryJamesMarshall's "Mastry" at @metmuseum /... Read more
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