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Kenny Scharf

Eddie Stern: Yoga To Rewire Your Brain & Activate Your Genes For Radical Well Being!

One World with Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
One World with Deepak Chopra

Today, Eddie Stern is best known as a yogi to the stars, working with A-List celebrities including Deepak Chopra, Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow, Moby, Will...

This Was New York's Art Scene In The 1980s

artnet | artnet News | Posted 09.25.2014 | Arts

This piece originally appeared on artnet News. By Christina Rees Robert Longo’s drawing of Cindy Sherman The big ‘80s show that just op...

The Golden Age Of Philadelphia Street Art

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 09.25.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It is a rainy day in Philadelphia, but you can't tell it by listening to Jane Golden. After 30 years and countless meetings with community groups, ...

78 Hours on the Los Angeles Art Scene

Simon Watson | Posted 08.18.2014 | Arts
Simon Watson

Right off the plane, our first stop was a studio visit with painter Kour Pour, who this past February enjoyed a sold-out show at Untitled NY in New York's Lower East Side.

Beyond the Walls of Art Basel Miami Beach

MutualArt | Posted 02.05.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

The chaos of Art Basel Miami Beach is bigger than ever before, with even more satellite fairs, special projects, artist talks and museum openings. As if the fairs themselves weren't enough to keep you busy, there are also some fantastic not to be missed installations outside of the walls of the convention center.

The Artist Multiple: A Collector's Source List

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

But what is great about editions and multiples, is that they are meant to be more accessible and fun. These often whimsical objects can lend a breath of creativity to the more functional areas of life -- like kitchenware, rugs, jewelry and furniture.

What Did You Fail at Today?

Rana Florida | Posted 10.24.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

We need to create a new definition of failure. Truly successful people embrace failure as part of the learning process, as an opportunity to grow, reflect, reinvent, and ultimately to push forward.

Kenny Scharf Got Arrested for Snake Graffiti and Spent 20 Hours in Jail in Brooklyn

ARTINFO | Posted 06.23.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

"Just spent 20 hours in 2 Brooklyn jails for this," Kenny Scharf wrote on Facebook when posting the above image of one of his signature graffiti piece...

Kenny Scharf Discusses Art Elitism, Psychedelic Car Washes, and Kolors

Catie Keck | Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts
Catie Keck

Kenny Scharf's newest exhibition opens tomorrow at the Paul Kasmin Gallery. The set of ten monochromatic paintings will operate as a backdrop to three enormous fiberglass structures - one of which, "Squirtz", made it's public debut outside The Standard, High Line two weeks prior to his exhibition opening.

18th C. Artist Captures Cultural Embarrassments of Our Day

Edward Goldman | Posted 11.11.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

If you haven't heard of Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, don't feel embarrassed, you are not alone. I was not familiar with his works either. And then, during one of my strolls through the Getty Center, I discovered an amazing life-size alabaster bust of a grimacing man.

Your Start-Up Life: Artist Doesn't Believe in Failure

Rana Florida | Posted 10.02.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Short, sweet, straight-to-the-point, and sometimes a little Zen-like, here are American popular culture artist Kenny Scharf's takes on collaboration, failure, and compromise.

Performing Life, Living Art: Michael Alan

Jennifer Edwards | Posted 09.12.2012 | Arts
Jennifer Edwards

Michael Alan often features his parents in both his music and live-art-installations. His other collaborators form an impressive list of musicians and visual artists alike.

Medicine for Your Eyes

Edward Goldman | Posted 07.02.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The first time I heard about the importance of having really good works of art displayed in hospitals, I thought to myself, what a strange idea.

Keith Haring 1978-1982 : Early Keith at The Brooklyn Museum

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.13.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

1978 and 2012 seem closer to one another than ever when we look at the blossomed Street Art scene in cities around the world. More than 30 years after...

'The Simpsons' Newest Guest Star Is ...

Posted 02.16.2012 | Los Angeles

If you think that street art can look a little cartoonish, you're right -- at least you will be on March 4th. LA street artists are taking over "Th...

Brooklyn Street Art Presents: Best Images Of 2011

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.10.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's been an excellent year for street art all over the world and we've had the pleasure of seeing a lot of great stuff from both big names and anonym...

Starting-Out Artists: Are Your Career Expectations Realistic?

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.04.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

The 1980s generated the idea of the fine artist as rock star, coming on fast and furious at a young age, entering the international art circuit, cashing in quickly because no one lasts more than a decade. It can happen, it has happened, but it doesn't happen very often.

PHOTOS: Street Art Royalty Hold Court In West Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 12.13.2011 | Los Angeles

West Hollywood just got some serious street cred. Last night, three gigantic, color-popping murals were unveiled at a chic party in... a parking l...

Was Basquiat's Last Work On His Drug Dealer's Door?

Posted 11.20.2011 | Arts

On a Saturday morning in the early summer of 1988, Jean-Michel Basquiat stepped through the doorway of a bodega on South 4th Street in Williamsburg. I...

Kenny Scharf And JR's Unintentional Collaboration

animalnewyork.com | Posted 10.29.2011 | Arts

Adding to the devastation caused by ‘Irene’s’ NYC stopover, is this shocking photograph taken at the Bowery Mural early Sunday. The rainfall mer...

Jump!! LA: Art in the Streets

Caroline Giegerich | Posted 10.02.2011 | Los Angeles
Caroline Giegerich

2011-08-02-pullquote.jpgJump!! is meant to re-invent art by expressing as much joy as possible in front of it.

PHOTOS: WeHo's New Murals By Shepard Fairey, Kenny Scharf & RETNA

Posted 09.27.2011 | Los Angeles

West Hollywood is getting a little dose of downtown, as MOCA-selected artists Shepard Fairey, Kenny Scharf, and RETNA have just finished installing mu...

Artist Disappears Into Kenny Scharf's Iconic Mural

Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts

Artist Liu Bolin is known for his series "Hiding In the City" in which he photographs himself painted to blend into his surroundings. So far, the imag...

'Art In The Streets' Brings The Fire To MOCA

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.14.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Yes, Banksy is here. The giant "Art in the Streets" show opening this weekend at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles gives a patch of real e...

Street Art Reprisal

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.03.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

By the time the 25th anniversary edition of Subway Art was published in 2009, generations of graffiti and street artists had been influenced by Martha...