All posts tagged: #NewYork

Modern Mythologies

Through his larger-than-life figures, Indonesian painter Nyoman Masriadi captures the essence of globalisation New York A solo show by Nyoman Masriadi is a particularly seminal moment for the art world. The Indonesian painter, who was born in Bali and is now in his early 40s, has gained global acclaim for his work: paintings of monumental […]

Heavenly Anarchy

Sarah Braman unveils her latest sculptural works, made from scavenged household items New York Although the title of Sarah Braman’s latest solo exhibition is You Are Everything, the artist believes that there is, perhaps, a more appropriate title, one that better captures the spirit of her new work. “I think the unofficial name for the […]

Street to Canvas

  Chris “Daze” Ellis’ New York paintings hark back to his graffiti artist past He started out as a graffiti artist, painting trains when he was a teenager, during the late 1970s and early 1980s. Christopher Ellis, who gained notoriety under his street name “Daze,” has since become a studio artist and is now exhibiting his […]

Whitney on the Move

New York New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art finds a gracious new home in the Meatpacking District It was the biggest art event of the year: in May 2015, New York’s venerable Whitney Museum of American Art reopened in a brand-new building in the Meatpacking District, abandoning its former home on Manhattan’s Upper East […]