Art
4,128 Hypes 0 Comments

Israeli Artist Know Hope Talks of Politics, Patriotism and Folklore in His Work

This month Tel Aviv-based artist took over London’s Lazarides Rathbone gallery with his solo debut,

This month Tel Aviv-based artist took over London’s Lazarides Rathbone gallery with his solo debut, The Abstract and The Very Real. Intersecting human connection with society and the political forces that drives certain social conditions — in this instance, the ongoing unrest in Israel — Know Hope presents a series of unique art installations with the help of found objects. Here, vintage frames and old papers become accomplices in his conceptual work, expanding from the confinements of canvas and frames to represent both freedom and decay. Studying various entities that stand between us such as fences, walls and borders, the artist compares these with political implications and collective emotions it creates.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

'Schott: 100 Years of an American Original' Book by Rin Tanaka
Art

'Schott: 100 Years of an American Original' Book by Rin Tanaka

Since 1913, Schott has been outfitting bikers, the armed forces, actors, musicians and countless

Larry Clark "Stuff in Tokyo" Exhibition @ United Arrows Harajuku
Art

Larry Clark "Stuff in Tokyo" Exhibition @ United Arrows Harajuku

Larry Clark, director of Wassup Rockers, Marfa Girl and most famously, Kids, has teamed up with

Estevan Oriol Sues H&M and Brandy Melville Over Use of "LA Hands" Photo
Art

Estevan Oriol Sues H&M and Brandy Melville Over Use of "LA Hands" Photo

One of streetwear’s most respected figures and documentarians, Estevan Oriol is the latest in a

Jose Parla "Wounds and Traces of Painting" Interview
Art

Jose Parla "Wounds and Traces of Painting" Interview

It’d be hard to walk down an urban side street and not be reminded of Jose Parla’s work. After all,

THE NEW ORDER Vol. 09 featuring Jun Takahashi
Art

THE NEW ORDER Vol. 09 featuring Jun Takahashi

Following visvim designer Hiroki Nakamura’s appearance on the cover of Vol. 08, SLAMXHYPE has


Misha Hollenbach "A.T.G.S." Exhibition @ Utopian Slumps
Art

Misha Hollenbach "A.T.G.S." Exhibition @ Utopian Slumps

Misha Hollenbach, co-creater of design house Perks & Mini, is showcasing his artistic ingenuity

Vagabond Skateboards "Analog" Photo Exhibition Trailer
Art

Vagabond Skateboards "Analog" Photo Exhibition Trailer

Vagabond Skateboards presents the trailer to their “Analog” photo exhibition. The exhibition

Red Bull Illume 2013 Image Quest Hong Kong: Perspectives Ep. 3 – Swkit Tang
Art

Red Bull Illume 2013 Image Quest Hong Kong: Perspectives Ep. 3 – Swkit Tang

Red Bull Illume’s Perspectives series is coming to a close with this final episode focusing on Hong

Point Black by Peter Andrew, Simon Duffy and Derek Blais
Art

Point Black by Peter Andrew, Simon Duffy and Derek Blais

Toronto-based photographers Peter Andrew, Simon Duffy and Derek Blais present Point Blank, the

Linz x Third Chapter
Art

Linz x Third Chapter

Third Chapter has teamed up with renowned Australian street artist Linz for its 2013 winter


More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Adblock Detected.

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. If you enjoy our content, please add us to your adblocker's whitelist. We'd really appreciated it.