Public Art: Green Spaces

Public Art: Green Spaces

Dec 16, 2014

This is artist Phyllis Sanfiorenzo’s , work ‘Atabey’s Land Haven’ at Riverside Park (NYC). Sanfiorenzo’s work is part of the Model to Monument (M2M) exhibit featuring the work of six other women artists through May 2015. M2M trains artists to produce work for public spaces, bringing contemporary sculptures to hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers and visitors […]

Titus Kaphar: Yet Another Fight for Remembrance

Titus Kaphar: Yet Another Fight for Remembrance

Dec 16, 2014

TIME commissioned artist Titus Kaphar to create ‘Yet Another Fight for Remembrance , a  4′ x 5′ oil painting that captures the impact of the Ferguson protests. The Ferguson Protestors, were collectively chosen as one of four Runners-Up for TIME’s Person of the Year.  You can watch a short video doc of Kaphar creating the piece HERE.

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: The Love Within

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: The Love Within

Nov 24, 2014

I met artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye on Friday night at the opening of her exhibit ‘The Love Within’, on view at Jack Shainman Gallery through January 10, 2015. The exhibit occupies both Chelsea spaces, 513 W 20th St. and 524 W 24th St. Yiadom-Boakye lives and works in London. She was the winner of the Future Generation Art Prize (2012) and was short-listed for the Turner Prize (2013). […]