Bushwick at ODETTA Gallery TONIGHT! Artist reception for Melinda Hackett, Mike Drury, MDMH. 228 Cook Street 6-8p Together as MDMH Drury and Hackett show a fuller spectrum of confusion and beauty; myth, mystery, and Becoming; chaos, cycles, and stillness
John Street Pasture recently concluded its summer-long project. Artist Andrea Reynosa, Brooklyn Grange, and Smack Mellon FOODshed planted a 6,000-square-foot field with clover in Brooklyn. #JohnStPasture
No Longer Empty ‘If You Build It’ Exhibition at Broadway Housing Community, David Adjaye Designed Sugar Hill Affordable Housing. Three floors of art on view! Before its new occupants arrive, you can tour the new forward-thinking building and see tons of art!
REVIEW—Leaps into the Void: Shamanism, Meditation, Transcendence, Oblivion. ” In the manner of explorers and warriors, no matter East or West, we take to territories new to them—filled with life and things, and people, but sprung from their foundational compass, unchartered for them these new places are bereft of the comforts of home.”
ON VIEW THROUGH AUGUST 16TH AT GARIS & HAHN 263 BOWERY NEW YORK, NY
Jeff Koons Retrospective Opens at the Whitney. Jeff Koons has got to be the visual artist most associated with rock star status, while creating Pop art. One man, three genres, hundreds of objects large and small. The zing of pizazz, large bulbous high-gloss objects and statuary, household and everyday items—the Whitney is bedecked with one crown jewel after another, and the titillating factor is very high.
OPENING TONIGHT JUNE 19th at DORIAN GREY Five Summer Sons—Stephen Lack, Louis Renzoni, Walter Robinson, James Romberger, Conrad Vogel
Video: 12 Mexican Street Artists—4 of the 10 most prominent Mexican Street Artists recently exhibited their work at Dorian Grey Gallery in the East Village. Several of them took to the streets of Brooklyn with their creative vision. Watch this colorful short doc.
UK Based Street Artist STIK unveils “UNION” his latest work in New York. Atop the “True North” building at 13th and 4th in Union Square, the water tower was a two week undertaking! See images from the vantage point of neighboring rooftops, and a short interview. Legendary LA2 showed up to see the work!
June 2014—Several Mexican artists exhibit at Dorian Grey Gallery, and show up in Bed-Stuy to make art. Sego, Bebo, FUSCA, UNDO, all took part in a mega-mural street art collab fest on DeKalb Ave., Brooklyn, NY (Closing Party at the gallery June 15th 6-9p)
The Architecture of Tomorrow interviews Walter Robinson on His Everyday Ordinary Subjects. Way before normcore became a thing in the fashion world, Robinson has found great pleasure in the humor of painting normal subjects. His exhibition of figure studies at LYNCH THAM Gallery opens Wednesday, May 28th 6-8p