Søren Solkær's "Surface" Project

Street Art // Monday, March 09, 2015
Internationaly renwoned Danish photographer Søren Solkær is set to launch a worldwide exhibition and book project. Solkær has travelled the globe for three years in search of the most significant figures in street art and graffiti. SURFACE features portraits of many of the most prominent figures on the contemporary scene as well as the pioneering icons.

Natalie Fletcher "Lost in the Landscape"

Juxtapoz // Monday, March 09, 2015
In a similar vein to The Invislible Man, Liu Bolin, body painter Natalie Fletcher's "Lost in the Landscape" series features models painted to blend in with their landscapes. 

New Monograph Celebrates Hans Feurer's Ground-Breaking Fashion Photography

Fashion // Friday, March 06, 2015
Hans Feurer is the first monograph on the fashion photography of Swiss born Hans Feurer who has been shooting fashion since the late 60s. Feurer was the founding photographer of the legendary Pirelli calendar in 1974.

Unframed - JR Takes Over Ellis Island

Street Art // Tuesday, March 03, 2015
JR is currently installing wheatpastes and shooting a film in Ellis island's historic south side buildings  as part of an upcoming exhibition "Unframed — Ellis Island" that will be part of the new public tours to be conducted by Save Ellis Island. The artist is preparing life size historic photographs of Ellis Island immigrants that will be pasted on 16 or more selected interior walls on the south side of Ellis Island. The artist’s intent is to evoke a sense of time and place and give context to the human lives that were touched by their time at Ellis Island.

Pheromone Hotbox @ Steven Kasher Gallery, NYC

Erotica // Monday, March 02, 2015
This show just came down, but is definitely of note because it featured some of our favorite young photographers working today: Steven Kasher Gallery, in conjunction with Kasher|Potamkin, is proud to present the exhibition Pheromone Hotbox. The exhibition showcased the work of five young women photographers: Aneta Bartos, Amanda Charchian, Shae Detar, Olivia Locher, and Marianna Rothen. 

"IN THE STUDIO: PHOTOGRAPHS" @ Gagosian Gallery, New York

Photography // Sunday, March 01, 2015
Curated by Peter Galassi, former Chief Curator of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, “In the Studio: Photographs,”  includes over 150 photographs by 40 artists—spanning from the origin of the medium to the late twentieth century—and is divided into three particularly rich themes within the broader subject of images of the artist's studio.

Emily Stein's "Bubblegum"

Photography // Saturday, February 28, 2015
London-based photographer, Emily Stein has photographed a wide range of subjects, but we are especially fond of her playful series entitled Bubblegum. The photographer explains, “Bubblegum is a portrait series of children and teenagers shot on a beach in New York State over the Summer of 2013. The transience of youth has always been a popular theme in the history of western painting. In the symbolic language of this tradition, bubbles represent the transience of life."

Liz Nielson's abstract photograms

Photography // Friday, February 27, 2015
Using experimental darkroom techniques that apply transparent colored gels cut into objects and shapes that are then exposed to light, Liz Nielson has amassed a beautiful body of unique abstract works. Made popular by Man Ray with his “Rayographs,” Nielson process is cameraless photography described as “Photogram” and is created using light sensitive material. 

"Sylvania" by Anna Beeke

Photography // Friday, February 27, 2015
While pursuing an MFA at the School of Visual Arts in 2012, Anna Beeke began Sylania as a concentrated study of the ethereal woods of the Pacific Northwest that eventually led to a broader survey of forests across the country. 

Bricksy Is At It Again

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 27, 2015
“My favorite thing about Banksy's street art, and all of his other work, is how witty and thoughtful it is. He mixes clever humor with serious issues in a perfect balance,” says photographer Jeff Friesen. He has just come out with his second batch of Bricksy photographs using LEGO bricks recreating famous Bansky pieces and this time he's incorporated Banksy's New York residency Better Out Than In.

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