In 2012, Jordan Casteel and her mother drove across the country from Denver to New Haven, Connecticut, with a wooden easel in the back of a 2001 Subaru Outback. The easel was a gift from her corporate-lawyer father and soon made her a source of merriment among her savvier classmates at Yale’s …
Only in Brooklyn you can have such a huge and amazing 24,000-square-foot warehouse place like artist Urs Fischer‘s! A art studio / office / home with a big outdoor space and a pool in Red Hook. What a dream!
Rising to prominence during the 1970s, Lee Quiñones is considered by many to be the single most influential artist that ever emerged from the NYC metro train art movement. A contemporary of Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat, Quiñones was known for being one of the first street artists to spray paint full subway cars. When asked about his work, he explained:
"Street art revitalizes what the city has and probably will always have: the urgency to speak
Podcasts have been causing quite a lot of noise lately. While podcasts have been around for about a decade, there’s been a significant surge in listenership in the last couple of years. Nowadays, whatever you’re interested in, there seems to be a podcast about it. And art is no exception. Be sure to check out the Widewalls podcast which brings interviews with various artists and art professionals.
We have gathered some of the best art podcasts out there
In November Guido Van Helten and Fintan Magee travelled to Tehran, the capital city of Iran. This was the first time foreign artists had been commissioned to work in the country. The work marks the 50th year anniversary of the opening of the Australian Embassy in Iran and the project unfortunately started on the day Donald trump’s sanctions came into place, marking new tension between the US and Middle Eastern