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Installation Art

Painting New Jersey: Artist Margalit Romano Brightens Her Community

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 10.21.2016 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

An artist unabashed by color, audacious when it comes to the shifting of material and space, Margalit Romano is a passionate painter and mixed media artist who reshaped a therapeutic hobby into a career of commercial and interior commissions.

Luigia Gio Martelloni: The Forest of Then & Now

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 10.04.2016 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Luigia Gio Martelloni: Breathing, detail. Call it conceptual nostalgia for the present. Or allegorical landscape history. Or diaristic arboreal carto...

'What Lies Inside, Stays Inside' Is A Mystifying Installation Composed Of Household Materials

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 09.01.2016 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

Delightfully strange and elegantly mysterious, the work of Christophe Piallat sucks you into another world.

Diane Nebolon Silver: Mysteries of the Binary Veil

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 08.03.2016 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Diane Nebolon Silver: Linnie Canal, oil on hemp, 24 x 28 in., 2016. Painter, sculptor, and installation artist Diane Nebolon Silver takes divergent p...

Small Space Fest Delivers Super-Sized Art Experience

JK Russ | Posted 06.27.2016 | Arts
JK Russ

The Small Space Fest is just one evening of performance, but the art installations remain on view for a month. The project has been devised by the recently formed Weft in the Weave Collective consisting of visual and performance artist Heidi Rider, performer, playwright and director Elizabeth Nelson and actor, director and photographer, Adriana Chavez.

Artist Interview with Reality Artist Signe Pierce

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 07.07.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

In a studio visit on the Lower East Side, Arthena engaged in sprawling conversation with the reality artist Signe Pierce, touching on bohemian studio ...

Marc Fichou: OUTSIDE-IN at Chimento Contemporary

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 06.14.2016 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Marc Fichou: Plastron Intermedial artist Marc Fichou's new installation OUTSIDE-IN at Chimento Contemporary offers the closest thing you can get to a...

Robert Reynolds Studio: No Man's Islands

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 06.03.2016 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Robert Reynolds: Island Series: Sea of Azov Painter, sculptor, mixed media and installation artist Robert Reynolds has been a pillar of the contempo...

When Innovative Art Meets Traditional Surroundings

Michelle Cacciatore | Posted 04.26.2016 | Arts
Michelle Cacciatore

An older woman in the art scene once told me, "How we experience art is as important as the art itself." After witnessing high ceilings and transforma...

Growers and Makers

Daniel Maidman | Posted 03.28.2016 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

I've just gone to see two solo shows by two artists I've been following for several years: Melanie Vote's Images of Overgrowth at Hionas Gallery, and ...

VP Makes a Difference to Culture & Corporate Coteries

Isa Freeling | Posted 03.08.2016 | Arts
Isa Freeling

Installation by HOTTEA Ross Martin, a former poetry doyen, now Viacom Executive Vice President of Marketing, Strategy & Engagement-- builds bridg...

Rachel Tribble Explores Meditation, Multiple Dimensions and Philanthropy Through Art

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 02.26.2016 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

Tucked away in the mountains of Colorado, you can find Rachel Tribble. Philanthropic, meditative, artistic Rachel Tribble, who welcomes elk into her y...

Kim Schoenstadt's Architecture of the Mind

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 01.29.2017 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Kim Schoenstadt's abiding interest in architecture skews toward the interpretive, allegorical, palimpsestically repurposed, aspirational, never-built, and even fictional edifices of the last century.

How One New York Woman Is Changing The City's Composting Game

Rebecca Louie | Posted 11.19.2016 | Green
Rebecca Louie

"Perhaps there could be a way to compost for credits toward fresh produce. Really, New Yorkers need to buy what they can consume and stop producing so much waste in the first place."

These Creepy-Cool Robot Sculptures Will Take You To Church

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 09.30.2015 | Arts

Quiet. Then the hiss of robotic arms pistoning. Metal limbs squeak and clank as they beat on two rudimentary drums. A motor buzzes shrilly. The Roboti...

Transformation at Its Most Crafted

Isa Freeling | Posted 09.29.2016 | Arts
Isa Freeling

Upon first entering Scenario in the Shade, the extensive new project by artists Justin Lowe and Jonah Freeman, in collaboration with performer and musician Jennifer Herrema, I was scratching my head wondering if I read the address wrong.

Art Seduces Fashion at Australasia's International Art Fair: Sydney Contemporary

JK Russ | Posted 09.24.2016 | Arts
JK Russ

Inside the 87,000 sq ft space more than 90 galleries represent 14 countries. Alongside the gallery booths are 18 large-scale installations curated by Sydney-based The Curators' Department and a moving image program curated by the Australian Center for the Moving Image.

Artist Asks What Reincarnation Means Across the World

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 07.31.2015 | Arts

“Pain slowly reappears when we try to escape from memory and oblivion. ‘Reincarnation’ does not seek to signify the emergence of an unprecedente...

Interview With the Curator of Art Basel's 'Unlimited' Sector (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 07.07.2016 | Arts
VernissageTV

Unlimited is Art Basel's exhibition platform for projects that transcend the limitations of a classical art-show stand. The sector includes out-sized sculpture and paintings, video projections, large-scale installations, and live performances.

A Lego Brick Utopia Has Appeared In New York City

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 06.12.2015 | Arts

New York City’s High Line has always felt like an architectural utopia. A defunct railroad reclaimed as an elevated park, the space invites the ming...

10 Chris Burden Masterpieces

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.11.2016 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Much of the international art world was in shock over the death of artist Chris Burden, 69, on Sunday after a long bout with melanoma. Burden's career spanned six decades and, in an era of specialization, covered many genres of art, some of which he helped to define.

Artist Christo To Cover Italian Lake In 70,000 Square Meters Of Gold Fabric

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.05.2015 | Arts

"The work of art is a scream of freedom," artist Christo famously said. For the first time in 10 years, the artist will scream once again, embarking o...

Finding Spirituality in the Diaspora

Blair Schulman | Posted 06.29.2015 | Arts
Blair Schulman

Tanya Hartman is a storyteller. Her work, in all its varying disciplines (painting, crafting, mixed media) covers a large swath of ground, ensuring all the details of her tales are taken into account. So That I May Carry You With Me is an exquisitely detailed pastiche at the Daum Museum in Sedalia, Missouri.

This Musical Swing Set Could Help Communities Learn How To Get Along

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 04.03.2015 | Good News

A French Canadian design group has redefined the classic swing set with a spectacular piece of installation art that encourages people to work togethe...

Dual Exhibitions at PLUG Projects Explore the Cosmos

Blair Schulman | Posted 05.30.2015 | Arts
Blair Schulman

It's a nice sensation when you realize how objects and ideas intended for one path wind up taking you through a different landscape entirely. These uniquely (and obliquely) connected points of view are what's happening at PLUG Projects dual exhibitions, Out There and Reify/Deify.