Everyone in Glasgow, make sure to head out to Recoat to catch Lyken Love & Elpho this Friday (18th) 7 to 10pm. for Haunted Graffiti. New Work by Elph One & Lyken Love. Lyken & Elph are taking over Recoat and covering the walls and windows with discarded architectural drawings and blueprints, that will act as a canvas for a mural and a backdrop to a series of paintings, drawings, prints. It sounds like its a perfect reason to make a trip to Glasgow.
You can read an interview with Lyken Love on Canned Goods here
This weekend in Los Angeles, be sure to catch Scion installation 5: Self Portraits. Over the past year, the company has been sponsoring some really great events, and this is the culmination of their efforts with an Auction on Artnet.
Here’s the brief:
SCION LAUNCHES “INSTALLATION 5 TOUR: SELF PORTRAITS” ONLINE AUCTION ON ARTNET.COM TO BENEFIT CREATIVE CAPITAL SEPT. 12 THROUGH SEPT. 30. The Collection Features Self Portraits From International Contemporary Artists, Including Blek le Rat, Mark Mothersbaugh, David Choe, Ron English, Jeff Soto, Angela Boatwright, Among Many Others Fifth Annual Art Tour Makes Final Stop At Scion Installation L.A. Gallery on Sept. 12
Heres the important info:
Sept. 12 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at the Scion Installation L.A. Gallery, 3521 Helms Ave. (at National), Culver City, CA 90232. The reception is free with complimentary valet parking and an open bar. The exhibit will run until Sept. 30, 2009.
A Video after the jump
We’re totally feeling the work of this Massachussets-based artist
Check out the work of Columbus, Ohio native and San Francisco dweller Matt Furie.
kills it with her new show With Friends Like These
, which features pastel portraits of The Hills
cast. On View at the Charles H. Scott Gallery
until September 13th.
“its a bitter sweet series that examine our fascinating yet frightening views on sexuality in our exploitative society.”
Illustration by Saiman Chow
Check out Lily Mae Martin. Her work is figurative and mostly in the mediums of oils, ink and pencil. She has an Exhibition “Mêlée” at theARTer gallery.
California-based Eric Beltz has a new drawing in the group show Sister Cities at Merry Karnowsky Berlin. Under My Wings All Things Will Prosper is another sick piece of pencil work, so we had to give it the animated treatment.
Check the interview with Henry Gunderson, first year SFAI student is making waves on the West Coast. If you’re in SF, make sure to check out his opening at Fecal Face Dot Gallery on the 23rd.
Very cool comic book fueled work by Austrailian artist Jirat Patradoon. He currently has a show at Saatchi & Saatchi Gallery 70 George St. until July 22
The folks over at Giant Robot SF sent us some preview images for their upcoming show with Theo Ellsworth this weekend. So if you’re in San Francisco make sure you check it out.
Press Release and some images after the jump.
Probably my favorite artist working in Pencil, California-based Eric Beltz has a new drawing in the group show Superfine at Morgan Lehman which opens tonight. The piece, Deep Shit, took 2 months and 22 days to create and is “A tender scene of murder and dismemberment…” Here, we created an animation of its creation. So dope.
Just saw this print thought I would share. $50.00
Ash & MK – Limited Edition
Limited edition giclee print of my original artwork. Printed with UltraChrome 8-color archival pigment inks on heavyweight Velvet acid-free cotton rag.
Signed and numbered.
Check out “The Times won’t save you (the rain smells of memory) ” by Know Hope at Carmichael Gallery in West Hollywood.
What’s…your work all about?
An allegory of my contemporaries…
Click here to make sense of this.
We recently came upon the work of Matthew Craven in the form of an installation in the back of Marvelli Gallery. Outstanding work and very affordable. Have a look above. More information over this way.
James Moore is a Brooklyn based artist from North Georgia who works in illustration, painting and sculpting. This piece was for Showpaper , the New york area diy all ages show listing guide.