Cynthia Rowley Has Many Talents

RxArt Board Member Cynthia Rowley has many talents that go beyond the fashion runway.  Not only does she have a great eye for art but also produces some great art of her own. Recently, Cynthia has contributed to LittleCollector.com ~ a contemporary art gallery for kids offering limited-edition works.  However, it’s a great website for… Read more »

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Trenton Doyle Hancock

Our project list continues to grow here at RxArt and we are excited about an upcoming project with artist Trenton Doyle Hancock.  We are working together with Trenton Doyle Hancock to transform an entryway to the Pediatric Imaging suite at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas, to a place that will provide hope and inspiration… Read more »

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Gung Hay Fat Choy!

Yoshitomo Nara:  Bunny Boy Happy Chinese New Year!!!  Today marks the start of the new Chinese lunar year.  This year is the Year of the Rabbit.  If you were born in 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987 or 1999, also all rabbit years, this is your year!!! So if you remember those paper place mats… Read more »

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A.K.A Kaws

Brian Donnelly, better known by his loyal fanbase as KAWS, has been a longtime RxArt friend and supporter (his Between the Lines coloring book page is almost always the one that kids and adults fight over for Crayola rights). Last night, we had the extreme pleasure of stopping by his new studio to see firsthand… Read more »

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Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry takes a cue from RxArt with his boundary-pushing design for The Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, an Alzheimer’s center in Las Vegas that’s one of the nation’s leading institutions for research on degenerative brain diseases. In true Gehry form, the building’s curvatures create a space that’s more “Fantasia” than “facility.”… Read more »

Categories: Artists, Exhibitions

Untitled from the series Space

Next up in our series of Works You Should Bid On for the Sake of Brighter Hospitals: David Levinthal Untitled from the series Space (07_PC_S_10) Pigment print, 2009 22×17 inches 1/10 We can totally see this in a kid’s playroom—it’s never too early to become a collector!

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Yoshitomo Nara’s Donation

If you haven’t seen Yoshitomo Nara’s show at the Asia Society, we highly recommend that you put it at the top of your to-do list. And right underneath should be the task of attending our 10th Anniversary Party to see/(bid on?) his phenomenal donated piece. It’s a gem if we ever saw one, and we… Read more »

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Pattern and Degradation

This past Saturday, the RxArt team headed over to the Gavin Brown’s Enterprise for Rob Pruitt’s opening reception, and the pieces Pruitt unveiled were nothing short of incredible. His newest body of work attracted a packed house—we especially gravitated towards his vivid self portraits and humanized stacks of cardboard (thanks to XXL googly eyes). The… Read more »

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Geoff McFetridge

Do you know that guy who does Spike Jonze’s title sequences for his films? You know, that artist who was in that documentary Beautiful Losers? We’re talking about the guy who just had a show at the Seattle Art Museum by the name of in The Mind. “That guy” is none other than Geoff McFetridge… Read more »

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Poetry at the Gagosian Gallery

RxArt is thrilled to announce that a few dear artist friends of ours will be debuting new works this weekend! Dan Colen and Rob Pruitt open tonight and tomorrow respectively, and judging by Dan’s major NY Times feature article this morning and Rob’s humorous take on the Art Forum cover, the shows will undoubtedly draw… Read more »

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Robert Lazzarini Studio Visit

The RxArt Team was invited by Brooklyn-based artist Robert Lazzarini for a studio visit to get an up-close-and-personal look at his visually stunning sculptures and drawings. Robert Lazzarini is a graduate of the School of Visual Arts in New York City and has mastered the art of visual manipulation in his artwork.  Lazzarini’s sculptures manipulate… Read more »

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KAWS x Disney

For all of you KAWS fans, be on the look out for his new exciting collaborative piece with Disney. KAWS has left his recognizable mark on Pinocchio and his little buddy Jiminy Cricket. This piece was first displayed at his gallery showing at the Aldrich, which created quite a stir to say the least. News… Read more »

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Barry McGee and Josh Lazcano vs. Houston St.

The visual landscape by the RxArt office has once again changed on Houston Street and Bowery thanks to artists Barry McGee and fellow graf writer Josh Lazcano (aka Amaze).  The infamous wall on Houston St. and Bowery has been the canvas for such artists as Shepard Fairey, Os Gemeos, and Keith Haring.  The mission for… Read more »

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Leo Fitzpatrick Zine

Leo Fitzpatrick’s Half Gallery opening on Saturday greatly exceeded capacity in our quaint space on Forsyth Street—supporters in attendance included Nate Lowman and Ryan McGinley to name a few. If you missed the fun and games (and mini Budweiser cans!), you still have a chance to snag a memento as Leo’s selling a limited edition… Read more »

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William Kentridge Lecture

The RxArt office is abuzz with talk of William Kentridge and his latest venture as designer and director of a new staging of Shostakovich’s The Nose at the Met Opera. If you’re singing praises along with us and have no plans this evening, check out his lecture at the New York Studio School tonight at 6:30pm (more details here).

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Happy Valentine’s Day

The talented Tom Slaughter sent us a print-cut-and-fold valentine. From RxArt and Tom to you and yours, happy Valentine’s Day! via tomslaughter

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Leo Fitzpatrck Opening at Half Gallery

Stop by Half Gallery (the other half is RxArt!) this Saturday for Leo Fitzpatrick’s opening reception from 6 to 8pm. Leo’s installing his works that—created from vintage paperback mashups—as we speak, and the finished product is not to be missed! When: Saturday, February 13th from 6 to 8pm Where: Half Gallery / 208 Forsyth Street,… Read more »

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Foot Field

Spoiler alert! In the next few weeks we’ll be posting sneak peeks of the artworks up for grabs at our upcoming 10th Anniversary Party auction so you can start saving your pennies! Today, we give you Foot Field by William Wegman (an obvious favorite among RxArt staffers).

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