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The Con Artist: Pussy Riot's Riot, Ai-Caramba!, and Wasss?!  
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2/21/14 Posted 2/21/14

Pussy Riot's Riot Following a tumultuous week of performances protesting the Olympics in Sochi, Russian punk band Pussy Riot released a music video criticizing Vladimir Putin and the Sochi Winter Games. Titled “Putin will teach you how to love the motherland” (above), the video includes footage of the band being beaten with horsewhips while trying to stage a performance in front of an Olympic sign. In their lyrics, the female activist group criticizes Putin for using the Olympics... [more]

Press Release: Knox Martin “SHE” Exhibition at Sam & Adele Golden Gallery  
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Knox Martin at Sam & Adele Golden Gallery at Golden Artist Colors, Inc. October 6th, 2012 - April 6th, 2013
Posted 9/6/13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Knox Martin “SHE” Exhibition at Sam & Adele Golden Gallery October 6, 2012 – April 6, 2013 – Columbus, NY, Sept. 13, 2012 ‘SHE’ is an exhibition of recent paintings by New York artist Knox Martin. ‘SHE’ will open on October 6, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. with a Gallery Talk by the artist and will follow with a reception for Martin from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Sam and Adele Golden Gallery (The SAGG) at Golden Artist Co... [more]

New York City Affordable Art Fair (Apr. 3-7, 2013)  
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4/4/13 Posted 4/4/13

(Source: Affordable Art Fair website. Found here http://affordableartfair.com/newyork)   The AAF New York City Springs is one of the top notch events to be held in the industry related to the Art displaying everything from painting to sculpture.   A fun four-day event hosting over 80 galleries and a huge array of contemporary art, the spring edition of the New York City Affordable Art Fair will take place from April 3-7, 2013 in the Metropolitan Pavilion. Our concept is simple, yet unique: an inspiring... [more]

20120912165135-weegee Rick Prol "Wee Gee" Theartblog.com Review by Matthew Rose  
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Rick Prol at Metropolis Collective October 5th, 2012 - December 1st, 2012
Posted 9/12/12

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20120912165135-weegee Rick Prol Review... Artslant.com by D. Dominick Lombardi  
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Rick Prol at Metropolis Collective October 5th, 2012 - December 1st, 2012
Posted 9/12/12

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Flux Factory’s Not-so-silent Annual Art Auction & Gala (20th Dec. 2011)  
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12/13/11 Posted 12/13/11

(Excerpt from 'Not-So-Silent Benefit' posted on Flux Factory website. Found on www.fluxfactory.org/projects/artauction2011) Flux is a grass-roots artist-centered organization that is dedicated to nurturing cultural producers of all disciplines while they experiment with collaborative processes. Date:     Tuesday, December 20th, 7 pm – 10 pm Location:     Center 548: 548 West 22nd Street, NYC Time:     Doors open at 7 pm, with silent bidding until 10 pm Help us celebrate a colossal year at Flux Factory with a silent auction of over 100 works by art... [more]

Christie's plans whole series of Elizabeth Taylor sales  
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4/15/11 Posted 4/15/11

(Excerpt from 'Elizabeth Taylor's Jewels, Art, Fashion and Memorabilia to Be Auctioned at Christie's' posted on art listings, Apr. 2011. Found on http://www.artlistings.com/media/1510/elizabeth-taylors-jewels-art-fashion-and-memorabilia-to-be-auctioned-at-christies) Legendary actress and jewelry lover Elizabeth Taylor is estimated to own some $150 million in jewels. Elizabeth Taylor's renowned collection of jewelry, works of art, clothing and memorabilia will be sold at a series of auction... [more]

Rob Pruitt's 2010 Art Awards Nominees  
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11/18/10 Posted 11/18/10

(Excerpt from 'Guggenheim Museum Announces Nominees for Rob Pruitt's 2010 Art Awards' posted by BWW News Desk on TalkArtWorld.com, Nov 2010. Found on http://art.broadwayworld.com/article/Guggenheim_Museum_Announces_Nominees_for_Rob_Pruitts_2010_Art_Awards_20101116) A Hollywod style Art Awards function to be held in December.   The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is pleased to announce the nominees for Rob Pruitt's 2010 Art Awards, the second annual celebration honoring the notable individuals, exhibitions, and projects that have made a significant contribution to the field of contemporary art duri... [more]

An Object of Beauty - Steve Martin's take on the Art World  
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11/18/10 Posted 11/18/10

(Excerpt from 'Steve Martin’s Sketch of the Art World' posted by JULIE BOSMAN on The New York Times website, Nov 2010. Found on http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/18/books/18martin.html)   A new novel by  Steve Martin, which chronicles the dramatic expansion of the New York art world from the early 1990s into the 21st century. Walking down Madison Avenue on a sunny afternoon last week Steve Martin had the look of a movie star in thin disguise, wearing tinted glasses and a charcoal fedora that cover... [more]

Martin-womanwithhighheels-lo Knox Martin - WOMAN: BLACK AND WHITE PAINTINGS, A review  
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Knox Martin at Woodward Gallery September 15th, 2010 - November 13th, 2010
Posted 1/31/13

Knox Martin - WOMAN: BLACK AND WHITE PAINTINGS White light radiates from the paintings in Knox Martinʼs exhibition “Woman: Black and White,” shown at Woodward Gallery, September 15 – November 13, 2010. For almost sixty years white has been a metaphor of light and an integral part of Knoxʼs art. Now, white illuminates not only the surface of Knoxʼs paintings but the depth of a masterʼs lifelong dedication to creation. “My subject matter is creation.” Knox proclaims. “Creation is man made.” ... [more]

Cottages_lr Jodi's work at RHV Fine Art reviewd at Examiner.com  
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Jodi Chamberlain at Robert Henry Contemporary April 5th, 2009 - May 3rd, 2009
Posted 4/9/09

See the review of Jodi's work at RHV Fine art at Examiner.com: http://www.examiner.com/x-6937-NY-Architecture-Examiner~y2009m4d9-Cities-in-the-Air-at-Robert-Henry-Vintage [more]

Book2 Treasures of Gay Art from the Leslie/Lohman Gay Art Foundation's Permanent Collection  
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Fernando Carpaneda, Jean Cocteau, Tom of Finland, Wilhelm Von Gloeden, Keith Haring, Robert Mapplethorpe, and many others, Andy Warhol at Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art March 10th, 2009 - April 11th, 2009
Posted 3/7/09

By Alex Bacon With the Foundation's history of nearly twenty years in the service of LGBT art and artists, the coming of the new book Treasures of Gay Art from the Leslie/Lohman Gay Art Foundation's Permaent Collection has been long overdue. Eminent museum director, curator, art writer and publisher Peter Weiermair has undertaken the task of selecting some of the best works in the Foundation's collection for inclusion in this book which will chart, in stunning reproductions, the legacy of LGBT... [more]


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