PROHBTD interviewed Nick Georgiou on the eve of his new exhibition, Turn the Line, at Allouche Gallery opening May 24th. The article focuses not only on Georgiou's signature style of incorprating print media and other printed materials into his paintings and sculptures, but also how today's news cycle and political climate influenced this new body of work. Turn the Line will be on view at Allouche Gallery through June 25, 2017.
Swoon's latest exhibition, Swoon: To Accompany Something Invisible, on display at Allouche Gallery beginning April 27th, was reviewed by the Arts and Entertainment Section of Gothamist's April 26th edition. The article describes her work as a growth and evolution in her career as she prepares for her upcoming retrospective exhibition at Cincinnati's Contemporary Arts Center.
Hyperbolic, a new large-scale installation by Crystal Wagner, in now on view in Lodz, Poland as part of UNIQA Art Lodz Project. The installation wraps around the facade of a 100 year old Art Nouveau building. Wagner says of her work, “I am interested in the dialog between architecture and organic forms and structures found in nature.
Ron English recently sat down with Hypebeast to discuss his ideas and influences behind his most recent exhibition, Ron English / Guernica, which opened September 23, 2016. On why he chose Pablo Picasso's famous Guernica, English says, “If a piece of art exists for that long and it was that famous and people know what it is and it’s imbued with a certain narrative and a certain meaning, that meaning becomes like an automatic (sic) to whatever you’re saying.
Katrina Andry's powerful work can currently be seen on view at the Atlanta Biennial at Atlanta Contemporary in Georgia through December 18, 2016. Atlanta Contemporary, one of the southeast's leading contemporary art centers, lauds the Atlanta Biennial as a platform for contemporay art emerging from, and impacting, the south. Participating artists in the exhibition, including Katrina Andry who was born and works in New Orleans, Louisiana, represent ten states from across the south.
Crystal Wagner has been busy preparing for a series of installations to be unveiled in the next few months, as well as two commission works for the U.S. Embassy's permanent collection in their South American headquarters in Suriname. Below is a list of her upcoming projects:
Large Scale installation for Life is Beautiful, Art Headliner, Las Vegas, NV, September 2016 (click here for more information)
Now on view at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Paroxysm: A New Body of Work by Crystal Wagner. The exhibition features wall structures, as well as a site-specific installation, that explores form and structure both familiar and foreign in today's landscape. The site-specific installation, titled Spire, is a 40 foot high structure that reaches the museum's skylight system. The exhibition is on display through October 23, 2016.
City Lights, the current exhibition at the Millenium Iconoclast Museum of Art, or MIMA, in Brussels, Belgium, which opened on April 15, 2016, features work by five notable artists, including work by collaborative duo FAILE. The exhibition highlights the relationship between the artist’s aesthetic and their desire to communicate with their audience. FAILE's installation incorporates their iconographic prayer wheels and wood block paintings.
On July 10, 2015 Faile will open their new exhibition, FAILE: Savage/Sacred Young Minds, at the Brooklyn Museum, which will be on view through October 4, 2015. This major exhibition will feature paintings, sculptures and installations that speak to the collaborative duo's signature themes and iconography. Also on view, will be The Faile and Bast Deluxx Fluxx Arcade, as well as the FAILE Temple that was previously part of a public installation in Lisbon, Portugal.