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
“its a bitter sweet series that examine our fascinating yet frightening views on sexuality in our exploitative society.”
Illustration by Saiman Chow
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.
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.