10.11.15 by Staff

Best of Kickstarter: Odyssey Works “Six Proposals for a More Beautiful World”

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For the last 15 years, Odyssey Works have specialized in single-audience performances: studying the life of a single individual and then orchestrating the kind of intimate and immersive experiences their audiences-of-one never forget. Many are said to go on to change jobs or commit to loved ones afterward. So who better to write a guide book for creating life-changing moments? Check out the video below for more information on their Kickstarter!

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29.10.15 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Cru Camara

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Photos by Cru Camara, a student at SVA in New York, originally from Manila, Philippines. Love her work. More images below.

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29.09.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Miya Ando

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New York-based artist Miya Ando’s solo show, Sora/Ku (Sky/Emptiness), just opened at the Sundaram Tagore Gallery in Hong Kong and it will travel to the Singapore location of the gallery, October 29th.

Ando is known for her subtle works on metal; layered abstract paintings on varied surfaces created using heat, sandpaper, grinders, and acid. It’s obvious these images aren’t going to do these works justice. More images below.

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14.09.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Keegan McHargue

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Paintings by artist Keegan McHargue, who was born in Portland and currently lives and works in New York. More images below.

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03.09.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Johnny Abrahams

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Incredibly precise and highly mesmerizing paintings by New York-based artist, Johnny Abrahams. More images below.

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13.08.15 by Jeff

Snapchat Photography Show: This Is It/Now

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A couple years ago Max Marshall and Paul Paper organized a unique photo show called “Blog Reblog” where they both curated a group of 100 photographers, paired them up, and then had each one select an image from the other photographer’s portfolio.

The two have just launched a new project called This Is It/Now, a photography show that exists on solely on Snapchat. Artists Nico KrijnoRoxana AzarSergiy BarchukRuth Van BeekLonneke van der Palen, and David Brandon Geeting will each take over the project’s snapchat account for a week. The show will close with a panel discussion at Signal Gallery in Brooklyn.

You can view the show by following the snapchat username: thisisitnowshow. Artist Roxana Azar is currently posting.

05.08.15 by Jeff

Photographer Boru O’Brien O’Connell

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Photos by Brooklyn-based photographer Boru O’Brien O’Connell. More images below.

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03.08.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Xinyi Cheng

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A selection of paintings by artist Xinyi Cheng. She’s originally from China, and currently based in Brooklyn, New York. Take a look at more of her work below.

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03.08.15 by Staff

100 Day Performance Piece on Conquering Fear!

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While working on her Master’s Degree at the School of Visual Arts, New York-based art director Michelle Poler was broadly instructed to do one thing every day for 100 days. Taking her assignment to the next level, Poler created the 100 Days Without Fear project.

Poler is now 84 Days in, has since graduated, and is documenting herself facing all kinds of fears from quitting her job and posing nude for a life drawing class, to walking around New York blindfolded. See more images and some video clips from Poler’s inspiring project below!

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