29 Nov
‘Eternity Dress’

A new, ballet-like performance at Paris’s fashion museum explores the process of ceating a beautiful garment, using actress Tilda Swinton as mannequin in ‘Eternity Dress’ (running through Sunday November 24th as part of the annual French Festival d’Automne). Olivier Saillard (director of Paris’s eminent fashion museum, Palais Galliera) and Tilda Swinton (the beguiling Scottish-born actress)

11 Sep
Artissima 2013

Artissima has just announced the names of the artists and their representing galleries taking part at the 2013 Present Future section. As a special section of the fair devoted to emerging talents, realised in collaboration with illycaffè, Present Future has grown both in horizons and scale by proposing in 2013 the projects by 24 artists

10 Sep
Liz Magic Laser: Screening & Artist Talk at Electronic Arts Intermix

EAI will present a screening and talk with artist Liz Magic Laser (Commissioned Armory Artist of 2013), whose provocative performances and videos question the use of public relations methods and techniques in business and politics. Following the screening, Laser will participate in a Q&A with the audience. More info: Tuesday, September 24, 6:30 pm

10 Sep
Artist Talk: Iran do Espirito Santo

Iran do Espírito Santo is one of Brazil’s most accomplished contemporary artists. His body of work ranges from exquisitely detailed works on paper to large-scale wall pieces and immersive sculptural installations. Much of his art explores the space between the concrete and the abstract, translating familiar forms and everyday materials into formally precise and perceptually

07 Sep
Governors Island Art Fair, NYC

Indulge your curiosity by exploring the abandoned military barracks of Governors Island Art Fair, 100 singular rooms of painting, photography, sculpture, installation, video, sound and performance art. Run by artists, for artists, New York’s largest independent exhibition enters its 6th year this fall. Once again GIAF organizers, 4heads, have sifted through a sea of creative

10 Aug
“I’ll give it tree stars”

It’s only been a week since Amazon launched its new fine arts category, and the customer reviews are simply crazy! And some of the customers really seems to have great sense of humor …. Damien Hirst, “Ethylamine”, 2012. $8,500   Go to Amazon and check out some of the ‘reviews’ yourself!