“Surface Tension” Ellie Winberg and Mauricio Morillas at Mahlstedt Gallery

Mahlstedt Gallery is pleased to present "Surface Tension", a two-person exhibition featuring artwork by Ellie Winberg and Mauricio Morillas.
By |February 17th, 2014|New York|0 Comments

Art From The Boros II 2014 Competition EXTENDED DEADLINE!!

Because of the overwhelming positive response from our first open call for artists from the boroughs in 2012/2013, Denise Bibro Fine Art is pleased to announce an open call to artists for our Art From the Boros II exhibition in 2014. The primary purpose of the exhibition is to bring to the public’s attention untapped and underexposed […]

By |February 15th, 2014|New York|0 Comments

Opening: Judy Rifka’s “Star Street” Curated by Alison Pierz at Trestle projects

Star Street marks an important new showcase for Judy Rifka’s most recent works on paper and canvas. Her assembled compositions suggest universes as well as the age-old human desire for mark making. Like cave drawings for the twenty first century, her latest collage and painting is presented in juxtaposition with the graffiti work of her […]

By |February 13th, 2014|New York, Street Art|0 Comments

The New Originals

In Fay Ku’s piece “Are We Having Fun Yet?” we see 6 identically dressed young Asian women sitting in a roller coaster, arms upraised, but each expressing a relatively deadpan apathy and perhaps stoicism in lieu of the type of gleeful anticipation we might expect.
By |February 13th, 2014|New York, Reviews and Photo Stories|0 Comments

Opening: “Undercover” by Emma Hack at Rebecca Hossack Gallery

Rebecca Hossack Gallery is proud to present Emma Hack: Undercover, a solo retrospective exhibition featuring works by Australian artist Emma Hack. Having gained international renown for her collaboration with Gotye on the music video for his Grammy-winning “Somebody That I Used To Know,” Hack continues to push the bounds of her unique body camouflage style […]

By |February 12th, 2014|New York|0 Comments

Laura Mylott Manning: Fashionably On Time

Meeting new people is one of the perks of being a writer on the scene for AF and it has been a treasure trove of interesting people in the last two years. Late last year, I was introduced to Laura Mylott Manning who has been part of our art entourage and also an accomplished artist who surprised […]

By |February 11th, 2014|New York|1 Comment

I Heart Ben Eine’s Type of Art

The first time I heard of Ben Eine was when I walked into what was then Charles Bank Gallery (now Judith Charles) about a year ago. It was a drop by visit and they just had an opening for a group show where the main theme was Colour (the British way of spelling it) or Color.  At the […]

By |February 11th, 2014|New York|0 Comments

PICTURE THIS: Without Limits on the LES

Neither slush, icy patches, puddles in every street corner of melted snow, nor pestilence can stop AF from traversing the gritty bosom to catch art in its comforting crevices. Last Feb. 5th we came to see the Sci-Fi looking paintings of Bushwick based artist,Deborah Brown, for her show Outer Limits. Inspired by the terrain that surrounds her […]

By |February 11th, 2014|New York|0 Comments

AF Recommends First Thursdays in DUMBO

Whoever said that Thursdays are owned by the cobble stoned streets of the glaring white interiors of Chelsea art galleries may have to revise that statement. Times have changed and so are the other nabes in this city taking back that weeknight as their own. Every first Thursday of the month in DUMBO, the art filled building […]

By |February 10th, 2014|New York|0 Comments

PICTURE THIS: Check Your Lacquer at the Door

Yeah! That is what I need. To pack a few things and get away from winter

The dual shows that AF walked into at 111 Front Street in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn was diverse but it all came down to one thing: personal human stories. gilf! Whose graphic heavy street art gave way to the exploration of […]

By |February 10th, 2014|New York|0 Comments