Melissa Schainker: Hands as the Window to the Soul
Fine artist and street artists Melissa Schainker uses unconventional gestures and dreamlike colors to create a landscape for the darker sides of life that we as a society “suck at talking about.”
Doodles & Emotions: Daphney Estrada
T.K. interviews up-and-coming artist Daphney Estrada about finding her style, the anxieties of painting in front an audience, and developing your passion organically.
The Magnetic Artistry of Megan Watters
Megan Watters, a multi-hyphenated artist, can recall initially taking to art through “finding ways to entertain herself” at a young age. But this was no mere preoccupation for Watters. “Art was magnetic for me,” she says, as she expressed how she continuously found herself creating.
Choreographed Cause, Planned Effect – JM Rizzi at WallWorks New York
On view in the South Bronx, JM Rizzi Cause and Effect, a solo exhibition at the acclaimed gallery WallWorks New York. Bright street art assemblage works, while concurrent keeping the idealism of Abstract Expressionism in mind.
Escapism at Meredith Rosen Gallery
Emma visits the Meredith Rosen Gallery on the Upper East Side to see its Dec-Jan show “Escapism,” a theme uniquely suited to 2020.
Arthur Kwon Lee: Million Masks of God
Fine artist Arthur Kwon Lee speaks with UP about the nuances of symbology & finding balance with a competitive spirit. Lee’s show Million Masks of God is on display at Trotter&Sholer Gallery until December 6th, 2020.
Trotter & Sholer’s LES Debut – Anak Dara: A Solo Show by Azzah Sultan
Vittoria speaks with Jenna Ferrey opening a new brick and mortar space and the excitement for Trotter & Sholer’s first show featuring Azzah Sultan.
Color Theory: An Analysis of Van Gogh’s Sunflowers
Chun uses color theory to analyze Vincent van Gogh’s ‘Sunflowers.’
Soul Searching To Success: Shane Townley’s Vision
Alexa interviews Shane Townley, to discus his various projects and accomplishments, as well as his flourishing TriBeCa galleries.
Self Reflection and Artistic Evolution: Gunnar Magnus
Vittoria sits down with fine artist Gunnar Magnus to discuss his evolution as an artist, and the development of his style as he seeks to distance himself from commercial art.