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George Condo

Multiple Gems At Art Southampton 2016

Bruce Helander | Posted 07.08.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

This year's Art Southampton will feature over 70 prominent international galleries and showcase tens of millions of dollars' worth of some of the finest museum quality art, sculpture and photography from the 20th and 21st centuries.

George Condo's Jazz Inspired Paintings at Spruth Magers, Los Angeles

Lita Barrie | Posted 06.08.2016 | Arts
Lita Barrie

George Condo approaches painting like a great jazz musician reinterpreting popular melodies to express their own intense feelings.

The Metro Arrives...In Time for the SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS June 5th, 2016

Henry K. Long | Posted 05.31.2016 | Arts
Henry K. Long

The metro has finally arrived at Bergamot Station, but with the train comes uncertainty and inevitable change for the galleries housed at the popular ...

An Art Party Hop Wrap Up!

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 03.10.2016 | Arts
Kathy Leonardo

The Los Angeles art scene is booming! As an arts writer, each weekend I attempt to see as many exhibitions as possible.

From the Streets of NY, to Main Street SM, FLOrE and Westgard Take On LA!

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 07.08.2016 | Arts
Kathy Leonardo

New York street artists FLOrE and Westgard share the spotlight in a two-person exhibition titled "CALIFORNIA Dreaming."

Sail Into Art Southampton

Bruce Helander | Posted 07.06.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

If you take a look at an aerial view map of Long Island it won't take you but a moment to figure out why the celebrated seaside resort area affectionately called "The Hamptons " (originally settled in 1640) became so popular.

Comic Relief: Humor and Playfulness at Frieze New York 2015

MutualArt | Posted 05.14.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

This year's Frieze Talks program exhibits a strong streak of humor and irony, promising to transform the auditorium appendage at the north end of the Frieze tent from a room you might accidentally wander into when you're looking for a bathroom, to the room that you're actually looking for.

The Artist Project at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Kalup Linzy | Posted 05.27.2015 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

For one year, the museum will invite 100 artists -- local, national and global -- to choose individual works of art or galleries that spark our imaginations. There will be five seasons, and I am very excited to be a participant in one of the upcoming seasons!

George Condo Creates Seductive Nightmares From Ink And Paper

Posted 03.06.2014 | Arts

George Condo's paintings belong in the nightmarish Baroque section of a classical museum, if that museum were situated in a Cartoon Network universe. ...

TOP PICKS FROM THE LA ART SHOW

Bruce Helander | Posted 05.21.2013 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Sergey Fedotov, Cancan, 2005, diptych, oil on canvas, 47.2 x 78.7 in. Courtesy Valentine Ryabov Gallery, Moscow. When it comes to art fairs, the Pal...

Guess How Much This Painting Cost...

Posted 11.15.2012 | Arts

George Condo, an American painter who coined the term "Artificial Realism" and designed multiple covers for Kanye West's album, My Beautiful Dark Twis...

The Gang's All Here: Eric Fishl at Guild Hall and Other East End Galas

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.11.2012 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

Friday was the opening of Beach Life, the new exhibition at Guild Hall, and Guild Hall's annual summer gala under a tent at nearby Gardiner's Farm.

Caught In A Bad Romance

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.12.2012 | Arts

When Edvard Munch created "The Scream" in 1893, it became a symbol for modern anxiety. Munch's pale-faced protagonist is in agony, while the blood-red...

Awesome Works Of Album Art

Posted 04.13.2012 | Arts

Since the release of David Samuel's article on Kanye West in the May issue of The Atlantic, we now know that President Obama still believes the hip-ho...

Cindy Sherman's "Circle of Influence"

Kalup Linzy | Posted 06.05.2012 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

On March 26, I participated in the panel Cindy Sherman: Circle of Influence at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Organized and moderated by ...

PHOTOS: Exhibition Captures Torrid Love Affair Between Artists And Art History

Posted 12.07.2011 | Arts

The exhibition 'Sentimental Education' examines and toys with the cyclical love affair between the artist and art history, and the gifts each gives th...

George Condo Retrospective

The Guardian | Mark Brown, Arts Correspondent | Posted 12.17.2011 | Arts

Nine portraits of the Queen as she has never been seen before -- with a green nose, a robot eye or a long carrot through her head -- are going on disp...

PHOTOS: Must-See Exhibitions In London

Posted 11.05.2011 | Arts

It’s back to school time for the kids, and you know what that means for us...the art world is back in action! After the lazy, lull days of summer wh...

Ten Undervalued Works Of Art

Bruce Helander | Posted 07.06.2011 | Arts
Bruce Helander

It's not much of a challenge to figure out which of the hundreds of lots are considered the most valuable--just look at the estimates, starting at $40...

Artist As Mad Scientist: Alex Ross

Marina Cashdan | Posted 07.04.2011 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

Untitled, 2010. Oil on linen, 44 1/4 x 40 inches (112.4 x 101.6 cm). This Friday a solo show by artist Alexander "Alex" Ross opens at David Nolan Gal...

WATCH: George Condo's Mental States: A Narrated Exhibition Walk Through

The Huffington Post | Sophia Moreno-Bunge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Now on view at the New Museum is George Condo's Mental States. This "conceptual survey," as the artist considers it, spans two floors, featuring both...

Ask an Art Critic: Jerry Saltz Answers Your Questions About George Condo, Online Art Fairs, and What Abstraction Really Is

Jerry Saltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jerry Saltz

Abstraction is one of the greatest visionary tools ever invented by human beings to imagine, decipher, and depict the world.

Highlights This Week: Condo, Criminals, And Capote

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

This week we've covered everything from the famed to the unknown. We've seen a classical version of Michael Jackson hit, excellent examples of Eastern...

Mental States: An Interview with George Condo

Marina Cashdan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

George Condo (Photograph by Antony Crook) George Condo is a prolific painter whose career spans almost three decades. In the last five years his work...

Art in Anticipation: 11 Reasons to Look Forward to 2011

Rebecca Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Rebecca Taylor

Whether he's striking down the pope with a meteorite or restraining his dealer to a gallery wall with masking tape, Maurizio Cattelan does it with wit and panache. This promises to be an unprecedented and, likely, unorthodox installation.