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Patti Smith + David Lynch's Enlightening Conversation

We don’t like to play favorites, but it’s safe to say that if we did, both [Patti…

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Jacket tagged by Basquiat Sells for $9,100

This week a leather jacket graffitied-up by Jean-Michel Basquiat and other artists sold at New...

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Sven Sachsalber still searches for needle in haystack

Performance artist Sven Sachsalber has embarked in the nearly impossible task of finding a needle...

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Takashi Murakami gets spiritual

You may know Takashi Murakami for his ‘superflat’ style (influenced by anime and...

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Patti Smith + David Lynch's Enlightening Conversation

Nov 21, 2014
We don’t like to play favorites, but it’s safe to say that if we did, both Patti Smith and [David…
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Jacket tagged by Basquiat Sells for $9,100

Nov 14, 2014
This week a leather jacket graffitied-up by Jean-Michel Basquiat and other artists sold at New York’s Swann Auction Galleries…
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Sven Sachsalber still searches for needle in haystack

Nov 14, 2014
Performance artist Sven Sachsalber has embarked in the nearly impossible task of finding a needle in a haystack. He started this journey on Wednesday at the Palais de Tokyo art gallery in…
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Takashi Murakami gets spiritual

Nov 13, 2014
You may know Takashi Murakami for his ‘superflat’ style (influenced by anime and manga), or perhaps you know him as the guy who filled the palace of…
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Billy Name remembers Andy Warhol & the Silver Age

Nov 12, 2014
Billy Name first met Andy Warhol in 1959 when he was working as a waiter at Serendipity 3 on the Upper East Side. Andy was a regular customer and they instantly struck up a friendship, one…
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Celebrating Billy Name: The Silver Age Playlist

Nov 11, 2014
Tonight marks the opening of Billy Name: The Silver Age at Milk Gallery. The exhibition features a series of black and…
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Fashion Meets Paint in Ai Weiwei for V Mag

Nov 10, 2014
What?! A fashion magazine is ruining clothes for a cover shoot?! They say that an act of destruction is also an act of creation, a tenet that would explain and define a great deal of controversial…
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The Polemic Art of Maurizio Cattelan

Nov 7, 2014
Maurizio Cattelan is one of the best known shock figures in the contemporary art world; he’s not afraid of being outspoken and he’s not afraid of having a…
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Danny Fox And The Art That Turns Him On

Nov 6, 2014
Last year we featured our good friend UK Artist Danny Fox in our Creative Spaces section. Danny’s…
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Jeff Koons makes art with Birkin bags

Nov 6, 2014
As if Hermès Birkin bags weren’t already a hot commodity, several formidable folks like Diane Von Furstenberg, [Marc…
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Jason Akira Somma's 'Under Construction'

Oct 31, 2014
Jason Akira Somma’s ‘Under Construction’ show at the Park Avenue Armory was an all-encompassing experiential majesty that can’t be properly justified with words. The show was divided into four…
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Qiu Minye's ethereal light figures

Oct 30, 2014
‘My God’ is right. At his second solo show at the OFOTO gallery in Shanghai, Chinese photographer Qiu Minye exhibits a new way of recording time by…
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How To Steal Your Identity Back

Oct 29, 2014
A few years ago photographer Jessamyn Lovell had her identity stolen by a woman called Erin Hart. Artist that she is, Lovell began staking out Hart, stalking her,…
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Alex Chinneck’s Actual House of Wax

Oct 28, 2014
British artist and designer Alex Chinneck, known for architectural creations like the levitating building in Covent Garden, sliding house, and upside-down house, has…
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