DRUMROLL,1998 Colour video projection, triptych. Sound - 22 min 1 sec

Steve McQueen

MOCA Pacific Design Center

As a viewer, one must “bear witness” to Steve McQueen’s artwork, which constitutes a totally awe inspiring engaging sensory experience. McQueen’s 1998 video installation titled…
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Pascal Dombis, Digital print on 3-componant glass panels, prototype for public artwork for Strasbourg, France

Pascal Dombis

Summer Group Show at Galerie Pascal Janssens / Gent, Belgium

Recently I went to Pascal Dombis’s Parisian studio to look into the large public artwork that he will be installing at end of this year…
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D-Nice, Shepard Fairey, Z-Trip

Hennessy X Shepard Fairey Launch

Launch party of the Hennessy V.S Limited Edition bottle designed by Shepard Fairey at Create Nightclub

“Launch party of the Hennessy V.S Limited Edition bottle designed by Shepard Fairey. July 11, 2014 Photos by KirillWasHere” From Hennessy X Shepard Fairey Launch….
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Kara Walker’s BITTER SUGAR

Kara Walker’s BITTER SUGAR

Why its not-so-subtle monument to memory and erasure was one of the year’s most successful works of public art.

Pierced by the oblique rays of a setting sun pouring in from the yellowing skylights, the bowels of the abandoned Domino’s sugar refinery in Brooklyn…
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Matthew Rose, Ashaway (Suicide Special), (2013). Photo: Victor Matussiere / Paris (http://victormatussiere.com)

Matthew Rose’s Suicide Specials

Everything Touches Everything

“Our whole purpose was to integrate objects from the world of machines and industry in the world of art. Our typographical collages or montages set…
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Tom Mueske, Shapes, 2014. Courtesy: Sonce Alexander Gallery

Tom Mueske

Sonce Alexander Gallery/Los Angeles

Since graduating from the San Francisco Institute of the Arts in 2007, Mueske has been consistently making noteworthy artwork in ink. The artist has recently…
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Kenturah Davis, Erin Christovale, Felicia Filar

Happening Benefit at LACE

“http://www.welcometolace.org/events/view/happening-2014-lace-benefit-art-auction/ Photos by Lynda Burdick” From Happening 2014 LACE Benefit Art Auction. Posted by Artillery Magazine on 7/01/2014 (16 items) Jonathan Silverman, Giles Miller, Kelly…
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More Love Hours Than Can Ever Be Repaid and The Wages of Sin

Mike Kelley

MOCA

Mike Kelley was a ruthless investigator, of everything from Mother Mary, to rainbow afro wigs to stuffed toys to the complex mechanism, which was his…
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Nathan Mabry at Cherry And Martin

Nathan Mabry at Cherry And Martin

Nathan MabryI can think of nothing as “fiercely alluring” (literally) as the open-mouthed skull of a T-Rex, and one with a luscious bronze patina to…
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Tracey Emin’s filthy Bed sells for £2.2m at Christie’s in London

Tracey Emin’s filthy Bed sells for £2.2m at Christie’s in London

BBC The 1998 work features an unmade bed and a floor littered with empty vodka bottles, cigarette butts and condoms. The work, which was shortlisted for the…
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Editor’s Letter

Editor’s Letter

July/August 2014

Dear Readers,When I started writing as opposed to making art, there was a lot of disapproval from my friends and colleagues. I was thrilled with…
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Martin Mull, Tea Party, 2010

Martin Mull. No, Seriously.

Blind Faith

Martin Mull has certainly earned his place in the canon of exceptional narrative painters, those for whom painting is a delicate and complicated process by…
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Jemima Kirke, Cadence, 2014

Jemima Kirke: The Girl Can Paint

Her Portraits Stand Alone

A small crowd gathers around the entrance to Fouladi Projects gallery at Market and Guerrero in San Francisco. A doorman with a long list in…
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"My morning cup told me it was going to be a good day."

I HEART EVERYTHING

Drew Barrymore’s special photographs

Find it in Everything is a slight hardcover book, newly published by Little Brown and Company, featuring Facebook-style photographs by Drew Barrymore. You can find…
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