EDGAR DEGAS: A STRANGE NEW BEAUTY

   Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas was a French artist famous for his paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings. He is especially identified with the subject of dance; more than half of his works depict dancers. He is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism, although he rejected the term, preferring to be called a realist. He was a… Continue reading EDGAR DEGAS: A STRANGE NEW BEAUTY

TAISAN TANAKA

Taisan Tanaka is  a contemporary Japanese artist. He works in solely black and orange calligraphic ink that often have circular figures that the artist describes as gentle but can strongly effect the viewer’ heart. Japanese calligraphy (書道 shodō) is a form of calligraphy, or artistic writing, of the Japanese language. For a long time, the… Continue reading TAISAN TANAKA

JEFFREY LEDER IN LIC & PAINT HEADS

The gallery’s mission is to create a space for artists, collectors, collaborators and the general art community to interact in an accessible and welcoming environment. Our focus is contemporary art, created by talented emerging and mid-career artists. Jeffrey Leder saw an opportunity to bring together all of his varied relationships under this inclusive philosophy. Leder… Continue reading JEFFREY LEDER IN LIC & PAINT HEADS

NEW EXHIBITION AT MET BREUR

          MEET THE CURATOR BEHIND Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible At the Princeton University Art Museum, MS. KELLY BAUM organized numerous exhibitions, among them Nobody’s Property: Art, Land, Space, 2000–2010 (2010); Doug Aitken: migration (empire) (2010); Felix Gonzalez-Torres: “Untitled” (2013); and the critically acclaimed New Jersey as Non-Site (2013), for which she received a Warhol Curatorial Research Fellowship. She added over 100 works… Continue reading NEW EXHIBITION AT MET BREUR

HAVE TEA WITH ME

         The artist Michele Brody has turned the simple joy of tea into interactive, performance art. Bronx-based artist Michele Brody presents CommuniTea, a performance series featuring a shared tea service during which participants share loose-leaf tea with the artist and relate their stories, memories, thoughts, poems, and reflections, to be transcribed onto repurposed… Continue reading HAVE TEA WITH ME

ZIG, ZAG, ZIM

OFFICIAL RELEASE In the Summer of 2015, we embarked on the journey of a lifetime. Coming from different corners of the planet, on a Winter’s day in July, we landed in Zimbabwe’s capital city, Harare. We expected to be amazed. We hoped to learn and grow. We even thought we might mock our own “otherness”… Continue reading ZIG, ZAG, ZIM