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Lu Xinjian Depicts Shanghai’s Vibrant Cityscape

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 27, 2013
Advancing his City DNA series, Chinese artist Lu Xinjian moves from painting his unique cityscape depictions to creating a vibrant fluorescent light installation. Using Google Earth imagery as a blueprint, the artist reimagines an aerial view of Shan...

nabiis x Heineken Light “BOUNCE” Exhibition @ Creative Hotspot Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 26, 2013
Bike culture has blossomed over the past few years, with a myriad of small craft workshops popping up around the world. One of the more prominent collectives is the Taipei City-based nabiis, which promotes the culture through an innovative range of a...

Keith Haring “Ephemera, 1979-1990″ Online Exhibition @ Gallery98

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 24, 2013
Keith Haring never really had aspirations to create timeless pieces of art. His works often favored a sense of spontaneity intending to provoke certain basic emotions when viewed and understood. Yet since his death, Haring’s signature use of lines an...

Ai Weiwei “According to What?” Exhibition @ Perez Art Museum Miami

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 23, 2013
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei recently opened his “According to What?” exhibition at the Perez Art Museum in Miami. Of the several highly symbolic works, some of which draw from his personal memories, perhaps the most critical and noticeable o...

Leonard Nimoy & Pharrell Williams Talk Spock and Star Trek

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 21, 2013
In a full circle of sorts, Pharrell Williams links iconic Star Trek actor, Leonard Nimoy as part of a ARTST TLK. The original Spock, Nimoy’s wise words take on several different topics over the course of the 25-minute discussion including the d...

Blackbird Vol. 2 “Into The Wilderness”

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 17, 2013
Alongside today’s release of the always-good Obscura Magazine, SILLY THING has also unveiled the second volume of Blackbird ahead of the new year. Under the theme of “Into the Wilderness,” the racing-focused periodical will con...

“This Is Not A Toy” Exhibition by Design Exchange Co-Curated by Pharrell Williams

LifestyleComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
Canadian non-profit museum Design Exchange has tapped cultural icon Pharrell Williams in an effort to launch a brand new exhibition exploring the art movement of “urban vinyl.” Co-curated by Williams in conjunction with John Wee Tom and D...

Kidult “No Gallery, No Master” Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
The first cue to his NoGalleryNoMaster project, Kidult, who once said “I will paint like a kid and tell the truth like a kid” launched “EXSTINCTOR” last summer, where 10 individually numbered sculptures were hidden in major ci...

Birdman Photos Presents “Half Way to Nowhere”

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 13, 2013
Originally erected nearly 50 years ago, the now defunct water park located in the Mojave Desert between California and Las Vegas now serves as a playground for professional skateboarders like Rob Dyrdek and Kilian Martin as well as the gorilla art co...

LA Artist Alex G Reinterprets SSENSE’s Favorite Garments

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 12, 2013
Creating a bridge between two distinct artistic realms, Los Angeles-based artist Alex G has released his “Fabrications” series for fashion essential SSENSE, which pulls from the retailer’s favorite garments of the season and turns t...

Heineken x Eric Haze “Keep It 100″ for #Heineken100 Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 11, 2013
At the fourth and final installment of Heineken’s 2013 campaign, #Heineken100, illustrious street artist Eric Haze delivers a piece titled “Keeping it 100″ – an art piece made up of 100 canvases that come together to form the...

Daniel Arsham Presents FUTURE RELIC 01

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 10, 2013
This past weekend, New York-based artist Daniel Arsham debuted his short film FUTURE RELIC 01 at Design Miami/ 2013. The piece sees Arsham teaming up with with Swizz Beatz and designer Richard Chai for the occasion, while the seven-minute film itself...

KIDULT “No Gallery, No Master” Preview

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 5, 2013
Back in July, Kidult kicked off the “EXSTINCTOR” project where the art world’s vigilante hid 10 individually numbered sculptures around the globe as a way to encourage curiosity within society’s encapsulating walls. With the seventh piece appearing i...

The Personal Art Collections of Jeff Koons, KAWS & More

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 5, 2013
Art repeats itself, yes, and part of that process is finding inspiration from a style separate from one’s own. Considering this, The New York Times’ T Magazine took an in-depth look at some of today’s most popular artists, peeking i...

Marco Sodano Pixilates Classic Masterpieces Using LEGO

DesignComments ⋅ Dec 4, 2013
Italian artist Marco Sodano comes to us today to shed a new light on the usage of LEGO bricks. Illustrating the concept that all children are pure artisans when using the perennial construction toy, Sodano reimagines three classic paintings – Da Vinc...