Paul Yore, Photo: Jason South
Australian artist Paul Yore, known for his beautifully intricate quilts depicting children touching themselves while dancing around a huge penis, will appear in court this, um…, Valentine’s Day to face charges for, uh…, producing and possessing child pornography. Police seized the artist’s work, including his masterpiece, “Everything is F---ed” which was on display at the, um…, potentially catholic St Kilda&r... [more]
Gabrielle Garland Hap Gallery, Portland, Oregon Recommendation by Richard Speer
Continuing through January 30, 2014
There’s a notable new gallery in the space that used to be Chambers Gallery, Hap Gallery, which started programming this past November. Currently, New York City-based Gabrielle Garland fills the small but elegant space with ten paintings, collectively (and ironically) entitled "Untitled." Garland, who received her art education at the School of the Art Institute of Chi... [more]
Larissa Aharoni “Vivi Sepultura” - F_AIR
November 26, 2013 - February 14, 2014
Larissa Aharoni's immersive video installation “Vivi Sepultura”, her first video-project and conclusive work of her residency stay at F_AIR, is a meditation on the sense of individual responsibility for all human beings and a condition of memory. Not a memory in the literal sense but a memory retained within the material, indentations or scars, which tell a story of violent and repetitious... [more]
The Women’s Caucus for Art Announce the 2014 Lifetime Achievement and President’s Art & Activism Awards
July 1, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Priscilla Otani, President, WCApresident@nationalwca.orgPhone: 415.606.7059
ANNOUNCING THE 2014 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT ANDPRESIDENT’S ART & ACTIVISM AWARDS FEBRUARY 15, 2014
The Women’s Caucus for Art (WCA) announces the 2014 recipients for the Lifetime Achievement Awards: Phyllis Bramson, Harmony Hammond, Adrian Piper and Faith W... [more]
(Excerpt from 'Arts Writers Grant Program' posted on e-flux. Found here http://www.e-flux.com/announcements/2013-grants)
ArtSlant is proud to offer our congratulations to the 2013 Arts Writers Grants, in particular our own Andrew Berardini!
The Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Programis pleased to announce the recipients of its 2013 grants. Designed to support writing about contemporary art, as well as to create a broader audience for arts writing, the program aims to strengthen t... [more]
William T. RoheMixed-media
Lives/works in: GreeceWebsite: http://wtrohe-art.eu/To purchase contact: William T. Rohe
William T. Rohe is an American artist living on the island of Aegina in the Saronic Gulf in Greece since 2003. He retired as a professional architect in 1998. As an architect he designed projects in the USA, Algeria, Nigeria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Libya, and Greece. Mr. Rohe studied at universities in France and the United States.
Since his retirement as an archit... [more]
William Steven KrollPainting
Lives and works in: Houston, TexasWebsite: http://krollart.comTo purchase contact: Steven Kroll
Born a sixth generation Texan to a working-class family in 1958, Mr. Kroll’s passion for art was evident at an early age. By age four, Mr. Kroll had absconded with his mother’s Christmas gift, an oil painting set. He was found, hours later, having dutifully copied several of the family’s holiday greeting cards.
His paintings are expressions... [more]
Lives/works in: MichiganWebsite: http://marciafreedman.comTo purchase contact: Marcia Freedman
My paintings are brought to life by critical observation, personal experience, memory and reactions to events. They become a metaphor for personal emotions and external perceptions, but on a broader level integrate the personal with wider questions, political and social.
Using organic forms found in the figure as a source, the work is informed by nature, science and the potentia... [more]