New Exhibition at RxArt Front Space

RxArt is pleased to present a new exhibition in its front space located at 208 Forsyth St. Left to right: Lawrence Weiner Catch as Catch Can, 2009 ink on paper 10 x 15 inches 12 ¾ x 18 ½ inches frame Jason Middlebrook Traveling Seeds Untitled, 2009 screen printing on digital print edition 3/10 40 x… Read more »

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Free Arts Day at The Brant Foundation with Dan Colen

Free Arts and The Brant Foundation Art Study Center combined forces on Saturday, September 20th to create an amazing afternoon at the foundation with Dan Colen. Peter Brant explained that many of these kids had never so much as been outside of Manhattan…we can only imagine what it must have been like for them to… Read more »

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David Benjamin Sherry

Climate Vortex Sutra presents color-manipulated film negatives of landscapes in order to discuss the humans’ distortive impact on geography and our changing physical world.  On the images, most of the sci-fi, futuristic tones are achieved by using analogue techniques in the darkroom.  The photographs are meant to raise the critical concern of our relationship with… Read more »

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Lee Bul’s Installation at Lehmann Maupin Gallery

Lee Bul’s installation Via Negativa II, at Lehmann Maupin Gallery in New York transports viewers into an alternate dimension. The visually complex, three-dimensional labyrinth adorned with mirrors immediately draws viewers in only to quickly lead them astray. Lost in a maze of mirrors, the viewer is left looking at fragments of oneself, and leaving them… Read more »

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Staff Pick: Kylin OBrien – Amo Legomandala

This post has been updated to include the time-lapse video:     amo legomandala 2013 from Kylin on Vimeo. I wish that after writing this post, I could encourage readers to head to Feature Inc. to witness Kylin O’Brien’s ethereal creation, Amo Legomandala, but alas, the experience lasted for just three days and now lives… Read more »

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SNAPS: Ian Bradley and Ryan McGinley at The Hole

WHO: Ian Bradley and Ryan McGinley WHAT: Hanging outside the opening for iO Tillett Wright WHERE: The Hole When: May 30

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Ryan McGinley at Team Gallery

On Wednesday evening Ryan McGinley showcased his newest work, Animals and Grids, at both Team Gallery locations. Animals featured nude studio portraits of friends and models with their animal of choice, leading to humorous, beautiful, occasionally painful, and generally unpredictable results. Grids, a much more emotional and intimate-feeling body of work, focuses on close-up portraits… Read more »

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SNAPS: Ben Blatt

Who: Ben Blatt What: Signing copies of Between the Lines Vol. III When: Thursday at the Pop-Up Shop Kick-Off Party! Where: Half Gallery

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Night Scented Stock

‘Night Scented Stock‘, a surreal, three-story, five-room show curated by Todd Levin featuring haunting offerings from 67 artists ranging from Matthew Barney to Hans Bellmer, showed Wednesday at Marianne Boesky Gallery. The title draws its name from a nocturnal flower. Once night falls, the Night Scented Stock emits an intoxicating aroma that attracts an array… 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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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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