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Rob Pruitt

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.

In the Pink: Jimmy Choo Fetes Capsule Collection With Rob Pruitt

Melissa Berkelhammer | Posted 01.05.2013 | New York
Melissa Berkelhammer

It's not every day that one gets to see a beaux-arts Upper East Side embassy awash in a sea of pink, but as they say, there is a first time for everything.

The Empire State of Public Art

Yvonne Force Villareal | Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts
Yvonne Force Villareal

There is currently a plethora of powerful public art statements punctuating New York City. I don't recollect there ever being quite so many artworks sprouting up in the dense urban summer.

Artists Anonymous: The Irresistible Earnestness of the Bruce High Quality Foundation

Selby Drummond | Posted 06.05.2011 | Arts
Selby Drummond

As sentimental as it sounds, the BHQF's most valuable offering is a community that admits, unabashedly, its love for art, and recommits itself to art daily despite all of the competition.

The Panda Appropriations -- Part 3: Playing the Courts

Cat Weaver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Cat Weaver

Part of the reason that an artist like Rob Pruitt can build a career out of quotations, traces and copies is that the interpretation of "the doctrine of fair use" is subjective.

The Panda Appropriations -- Part Two: Ethics and Aesthetics

Cat Weaver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Cat Weaver

Derivative use ranges from the subtle (Cindy Sherman's "stills" echoing Hitchcock's movies) to deliberately heavy-handed (the near re-staging of Sherman's works by Alex Prager). So, what dictates proper use of someone's art?

The Panda Appropriations: When Your Property Is My Medium

Cat Weaver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Cat Weaver

It might seem like a good idea to surrender the ghostly essence of owned ideas. But when it comes down to the question of who's making money from whose efforts, we all chaff.

PHOTOS: ART AWARDS: Guggenheim Hosts Rob Pruitt Awards With James Franco, Marina Abramovic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The second annual Rob Pruitt Art Awards were held last night at Webster Hall in New York, in association with the Guggenheim Museum. The visual art w...

Art "Oscar" for Second Gay Ryan in a Row?

Selby Drummond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Selby Drummond

Performance artist Ryan McNamara like, really, really wants to win a Rob Pruitt Award.

Highlights This Week: From Berlin To Amexica

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

This week's Arts page explored the 'dark arts' side of puppetry, celebrated the rise, fall, and subsequent rise of artist Rob Pruitt, Yoko Ono's solo ...

The Rebirth of Rob Pruitt

Marina Cashdan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

In the weeks leading up to Rob Pruitt's recent two-gallery solo show, "Pattern and Degradation," there have been a handful of big profiles on the arti...

Holy Crap: A Public Project by Rob Pruitt in Conjunction With "Divine Comedy" at Sotheby's

Yvonne Force Villareal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Yvonne Force Villareal

When passing American churches, we have all noticed the evangelical signs that are hilarious, jarring and often offensive. Rob Pruitt embraced these for his "Holy Crap" series.

Rob Pruitt: Pattern and Degradation - Gavin Brown's Enterprise & Maccarone Gallery 9/11-10/23

Cat Weaver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Cat Weaver

Well, it's all there. Pandas: check. Pandas everywhere: check. More pandas: check. Pop and art historical references: check.

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

The September gallery-opening season is hitting big time, and our list of must-see openings runs from desk-to-ceiling.