Stopping by the 529 W. 20th street building on a Saturday afternoon gallery-hopping spree (or whenever you drop into Chelsea) is de rigueur. Virtually every gallery there has art worth seeing on a monthly basis. This go-around Kathryn Markel is presenting a show that includes some engaging and provocative city-scape paintings by Lisa Breslow.
Interview with Peter Frank, an art critic for the Huffington Post and formerly for LA Weekly, Village Voice and SoHo Weekly News. Peter has organized exhibitions for Documenta in Kassel, the Museo Reina Sofia in Madrid, and New York’s Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
Mr. Frank, do you remember when you decided to leave New York for Los Angeles?
In 1986 I decided to leave and I […]
The Whitney Museum of American Art is closing its famed location at the corner of 75th Street and Madison Avenue but not to worry. It will relocate to its new digs downtown and will re-open on May 1, 2015. So another era ends and a new chapter will begin.
Last November 19th, AF got to attend […]
Art + Charity = a unique event that brings together the love of the aesthetics by the creative while being able to do something amazing for an organization via purchasing an object of beauty.
Last November 20th, AF attended a special art event staged at the Flatiron location of The Yard. This premiere office space […]
Arte Povera (Poor Art) was a movement begun in Italy in the late 60s. It was partially meant to break down the classification barrier between art and life by using common, everyday items and materials, but there was also a deeper and more radical political edge to this movement. The material that was often used […]
Trekked out to Bushwick last week to view Hrönir: Un-Lost Things curated by Hazel Lee Santino for BFP Creative… BFP Creative housed the show in their temporary storage galleries at Brooklyn Fire Proof. I was lost and disoriented at first, entering through the Brooklyn Fire Proof bar. As I tried to find the gallery space, I thought […]
To celebrate the release of his new CD, IDENTITIES ARE CHANGEABLE, saxophonist and composer Miguel ZENÓN and his quartet have settled in for a week long run at the Village Vanguard (November 18-23).
One cannot imagine a more perfect blend of high energy personnel as this cohesive ensemble comprised of pianist Luis Perdomo, bassist Hans […]
Everything is in a state of flux. Every day in our own fragile bodies we wage a battle between growth and disintegration, inevitable decay despite requisite maintenance. In the exhibition “Daily Rot” we witness the results of energy expended by artist Joseph Gerard Sabatino as he pursues his mission to temporarily arrest decay. Through his […]
Portraits have come a long way. Painting your visage took endless hours of sitting for the artist and if you go to the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. there you’ll see corridors of stern looking or very stiff subjects. It was the proper air of formidable and haughty for the noble and rich who can […]
Most people paint with a brush but it takes a special artist to do it with their camera. Olya Turcihin joined our Arte Fuse family in 2013 and has shown her sheer cinematic prose with the pictures she took for us. Last November 11th, we were so proud of her solo show Mesmerism at the unique boutique that is […]
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