Japanese artists with diverse careers present digital works at the Pace Gallery

A group of Japanese artists known as teamLab are currently presenting a compilation of digital works for the exhibition Ultra Subjective Space at The Pace Gallery.

Founded in 2001 by Toshiyuki Inoke and several college classmates, teamLab is comprised of individuals striving to find a balance between technology, art, commerce, and creativity. Their talents range from animation to performanceto fashion design to mathematics and even to medical science.

The works in […]

By |July 25th, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments

Verisimilitude at the Curator Gallery

The Curator Gallery, in Chelsea, invites various folks to curate shows on a periodic basis. The gallery was initially underwritten by Ann S. Moore, a retired Chairperson of Time, as her way to contribute to the arts scene in NY. The current show “Verisimilitude” was curated by Ethan Karp, of the now shuttered but immensely […]

By |July 24th, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments

Photo Story: The Second Life of Flowers by Sirikul Pattachote at The Lodge Gallery

After a night of gallery hopping in Chelsea, we headed downtown to The Lodge Gallery for the opening of The Second Life of Flowers by Sirikul Pattachote. She is a Thailand-born New York artist and this is her first solo show with the Gallery. One of the best things about the Logde Gallery is that it stays […]

By |July 23rd, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments

Constellations: wall ceramics by Sophie Gaucher

July 17 2014. The evening saw the opening reception of Sophie Gaucher’s Constellations at Museum Quality, a concept space in Dumbo, New York. Guests arrived to find a locked door and six viewing windows.

Constellations is a collection of individual wall ceramics that can be rearranged, referring to masked forms or heads; strangely crude, simultaneously bizarre […]

By |July 23rd, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments

Studio visit with Tatiana Istomina at Soho20 Gallery

We visited the studio of a painter and video artist Tatiana Istomina, who is currently an artist-in-residence at SOHO20 Gallery in Chelsea. If you can, stop by the gallery this Thursday, July 24th, from 6 till 8 pm, for Istomina’s Open Studio and the opening of a group showUnder Construction curated by Sharon Matt Atkins of the Brooklyn […]

By |July 22nd, 2014|New York|0 Comments

Bowled Over by Bowry Lane 3

The borderline between East Side and West Side is the Bowery. This stretch used to house the legendary CBGB’s (closed), Amato Opera House (closed), the Bowery Mission still remains and the bevy of restaurant supply stores dot the block. The proliferation of new restaurants, high-rise condominiums, the New Museum and the smattering of art galleries […]

By |July 22nd, 2014|New York, Videos|0 Comments

Getting Into The Mix in South Korea

* AF Editor Note: Deukyun “Sunny” Hwang took pictures for AF in the summer of 2012 till spring 2013. She is also a visual artist in her own right concentrating on film making and finishing her studies to become the next Sofia Coppola or  Spielberg. Recently, she went to South Korea and said wanted to share […]

By |July 22nd, 2014|New York|0 Comments

Steve Ceraso, Transforming Basic Materials

In the art world, to utilize the most expensive and sophisticated tools from a local art store does not necessarily produce work with character. This is something achieved by being innovative with what is already available paired with the technical knowledge of the medium. Sculptor Steve Ceraso has mastered multiple types of three dimensional art […]

By |July 21st, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments

Wendy White Pays Tribute to Spain at East Harlem Project Space

A project space in East Harlem is currently featuring a show by Wendy White titled Madrid Me Mata. If you like vintage Spanish soccer, the films of Almodovar, or just good art, you’ll want to check out this show.

For this show, White presents work that pays tribute to the Galeria Moriarty in Madrid, a landmark gallery […]

By |July 20th, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|1 Comment

Rockaway! Explorations

Rockaway! was envisioned  by Patti Smith and MoMA PS1’s Director, Klaus Biesenbach, both Rockaway residents.  Their collaboration was in response to the issues following the devastation that resulted from Superstorm Sandy. The festival is sponsored by the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy (JBRPC) to celebrate the reopening of Fort Tilden and recognize the ongoing recovery of the […]

By |July 18th, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments