Christopher Derek Bruno "HERE AND THERE AND NOW AND THEN" at 886 Geary Gallery

Christopher Derek Bruno “HERE AND THERE AND NOW AND THEN” at 886 Geary Gallery

Christopher Derek Bruno opened up “HERE AND THERE AND NOW AND THEN” earlier this month at 886 Geary Gallery in San Francisco. The show’s title references moments, places, and time, yet each word can be seen as interchangeable and represent something new with each change. This is a common theme...
Preview Augustine Kofie "Inventory" at Jonathan Levine Gallery NYC

Preview Augustine Kofie “Inventory” at Jonathan Levine Gallery NYC

MasterMix Soundtrack for INVENTORY @ Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NYC / 39 min by 4x4tracktor on Mixcloud Augustine Kofie | I N V E N T O R Y | Jonathan Levine Gallery, NYC | November 2015 from Augustine Kofie on Vimeo. Augustine Kofie is headed to New York for his...
Photo Recap West Rubinstein "Future Communication" at 886 Geary Gallery

Photo Recap West Rubinstein “Future Communication” at 886 Geary Gallery

West Rubinstein opened his first Solo Exhibition in 4 years at 886 Geary Gallery in San Francisco last Saturday. The exhibit “Future Communication” is more than just a title for the show its a real concept and one of the most complete shows I have seen in some time. West...
Recap Matt W. Moore "Shadovvs" Solo Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Recap Matt W. Moore “Shadovvs” Solo Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Matt W. Moore – SHADOVVS – 886 Geary Gallery (SF, CA). from Matt W. Moore on Vimeo. SHADOVVS celebrates a new trajectory for American artist & designer Matt W. Moore. During a 2 month stay in Oakland, CA, and a 2 week residency within 886 Geary Gallery, Moore constructed a...
Graphic Surgery Self Titled Solo Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Graphic Surgery Self Titled Solo Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

We were excited to see Graphic Surgery exhibit a recent body of work from the past year at San Francisco’s new 886 Geary Gallery. The self titled exhibition featured a little of everything from the artistic duo. Working in collage, assemblage as well as sending instructions for a site specific...
Recap Group Exhibition "Ambiguity" Galerie ZIMMERLING & JUNGFLEISCH

Recap Group Exhibition “Ambiguity” Galerie ZIMMERLING & JUNGFLEISCH

Galerie ZIMMERLING & JUNGFLEISCH is pleased to present ‘Ambiguity’, an impressive group exhibition that brings together four international urban contemporary artists who work within the scope of Abstract Art. The opening reception will be Thursday, May 28th, from 7 – 11 pm. Remi Rough and Lxone will attend at the...
Preview "Concrete Alphabets" Group Exhibition 886 Geary Gallery

Preview “Concrete Alphabets” Group Exhibition 886 Geary Gallery

Zepha- Vincent Abadie Hafez Defer Niels Shoe Meulman Faust Stohead Rostarr “Every victory of the young has been a victory over words. Every victory over words has been a fresh, young victory..” Isidore Isou Concrete Alphabets is a group exhibition that brings together 6 contemporary artists working in the medium...
Preview Clemens Behr "Variety of (N)one" solo Exhibition Mirus Gallery

Preview Clemens Behr “Variety of (N)one” solo Exhibition Mirus Gallery

We have been able to witness first hand the transformation of Clemens Behr’s solo Exhibition “Variety of (N)one” at Mirus Gallery in San Francisco over the past weeks. Clemens arrived in San Francisco for a residency where he would transform the space of the Gallery into an immerse sculptural experience....
Photo Recap: Augustine Kofie ‘OFF/GRID’ at David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech

Photo Recap: Augustine Kofie ‘OFF/GRID’ at David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech

                    Kofie continues to create some of todays most important modern urban art works within our time, establishing himself as one of the most important figures to come out of the genre. With his latest exhibition OFF/GRID at David Bloch Gallery...
Preview #Amajorminority Group Exhibition at 1 AM Gallery SF

Preview #Amajorminority Group Exhibition at 1 AM Gallery SF

Basik CT Thomas Bestvina Proembrion Pener Will Barras Poesia Zmogk Hellbent Collin Van Der Sluijs Etnik Autone Okuda Aske Shie Moreno Thierry Furger Does   When I fist curated the #amajorminority exhibition at 1 am gallery we invited over 100 artists to come together and showcase a new direction in...
Recap Graffuturism 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Recap Graffuturism 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Sales inquiries art@886geary.com “Graffiti/Urban Art has flourished and established itself in the contemporary art scene over the past decade, yet it remains a relatively new art form in the historical sense. In 2010 Graffuturism started a blog that set out to showcase the work of fellow Graffiti/Urban Artists who were...
Interview with Carlos Mare

Interview with Carlos Mare

  GF: Can you tell us about your recent trip to Instanbul and how that experience shaped this latest body of work during the residency? Carlos Mare: I was invited along with 20 other artists to Istanbul by curator Roxane Aryal and the Pera Museum to take part in a...
Photo Recap Fillipo Minelli "Nothing to Say" at 886 Geary San Francisco

Photo Recap Fillipo Minelli “Nothing to Say” at 886 Geary San Francisco

  Silence Shapes from Filippo Minelli on Vimeo. *Update. Here is a set of installation pictures from the installation of “Nothing to Say” Filippo Minelli’s exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery which runs until Feb 7th. We open 2015 with a preview post about Filippo Minelli’s first solo exhibition in the...
Artist Feature Rubin

Artist Feature Rubin

I have been wanting to feature the work of Rubin for some time but as things remain busy it gets harder and harder for me to write in the way I would like to. Now as I finally find the time let me introduce to you the work of Rubin...
*Update Full Recap Augustine Kofie "Taking Shape" at Openspace Paris

*Update Full Recap Augustine Kofie “Taking Shape” at Openspace Paris

    *Update. Taking Shape Opened last week and we were able to get some of the opening night pictures. 2 floors of paintings and multiple installations showcased not only the paintings and work of Augustine Kofie but also brought you into the world of the artist. One specific installation...
Recap and Interview with Graphic Surgery "Contra" Solo Exhibition

Recap and Interview with Graphic Surgery “Contra” Solo Exhibition

GF: Tell us about Contra the title of the show I know you mention that it is inspired by the ‘Contra Composities’ of Theo van Doesburg. GS: We are interested in different contradictions such as positive negative, black and white, order and chaos, in and out, left and right, shape...
Mural Update Hense Detroit

Mural Update Hense Detroit

  Hense has been busy the last couple of weeks finishing a massive Mural in Detroit. The Mural was a commissioned public work for Bedrock Real Estate Services for their Madison Theater Building in downtown Detroit. The project was curated and organized by Library Street Collective Gallery. With the help...
Alberonero Artist Feature

Alberonero Artist Feature

We wanted to introduce you to the work of Italian artist Alberonero. Urban Minimalist who utilizes geometric shapes and color to create provoking insitu murals as well as studio work. We asked the artist to explain a little about his work in a statement which he provided below. GF “Square...
Recap “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition Part 3 “Geometric Influenced” at 1 AM Gallery

Recap “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition Part 3 “Geometric Influenced” at 1 AM Gallery

Christopher Derek Bruno Wais Arnaud Liard Thomas Canto BOE Swiz COL Stendec Dana Woulfe Seikon Gilbert1 SatOne Rubin Drew Tyndell Romi Etnik Poesia Graphic Surgery Petro Hellbent Pener Joker Nelio Kidghe Nawer Matt W. Moore LX One Kema Stephen Holding Mac1   So back to the Recap here in Part...
Recap "A Major Minority" Group Exhibition Part 2 "Representational Work" at 1 AM Gallery

Recap “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition Part 2 “Representational Work” at 1 AM Gallery

Bom.K Alex Becherer V3rbo Askew Tobe Thiago Toes Sepe Amandalynn Amandalynn and Mags Sainer Blo Morik Mess Jaw Bezt INO Evgeniy Dikson Drew Young Collin Van Der Sluijs Alex One Basik Poesia SPE Alexey Luka Vesod Debens Jaz   For Part 2 of our recap of “A Major Minority” at...
"A Major Minority" Recap Part 1 "Photography" at 1AM Gallery San Francisco

“A Major Minority” Recap Part 1 “Photography” at 1AM Gallery San Francisco

Clams Rockefeller Todd Mazer Silvio Magaglio Scott La Rockwell Nibor Rieluos ABCDEF   When i first set out to curate the “A Major Minority” exhibition I knew I wanted to bring a survey of not only artists who painted or were only affiliated with graffuturism, instead I wanted to open...
A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words Part 2

A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words Part 2

If you haven’t read “A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words Part 1″ you should do so Here. As promised here is the follow up and conclusion to the topic. As our site has grown rapidly organically, so has our cooperation and input from...
A Look at Graffiti's Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words. Part 1

A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words. Part 1

So, I was putting together a post and commentary about 2011, and where graffiti is headed. There are some general observations, I have seen start to see take place. You can say this whole Blog is based on some of these observations, and ideas. I first planned to write a...
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Carlos Mare and Vincent Abadie Hafez "Crossing Paths" Preview

Carlos Mare and Vincent Abadie Hafez “Crossing Paths” Preview

Legendary Carlos Mare and Vincent Abadie Hafez AKA Zepha opened their 2 person collaborative exhibition last night at David Bloch Gallery in Morocco. The exhibition titled “The intersection of Memories” is a must see and we will have a full recap and show summary when we get the installation photos. GF Crossing Paths – The...
Preview Martini Merlini and Alberonero "Dicotomia"

Preview Martini Merlini and Alberonero “Dicotomia”

Here is a quik preview of “Dicotomia” a 2 person group exhibition featuring Italian artists Martina Merlini and Alberonero. The exhibition will feature 2 insitu installations, each artist utilizing the gallery space as an environment, versus a box to exhibit work. Each with their own interpretation of space and their installation within the confines of...
Recap Felipe Pantone ""Stereodynamica" at Backwoods Gallery

Recap Felipe Pantone “”Stereodynamica” at Backwoods Gallery

  Felipe Pantone opened a impressive exhibition of new work at Backwoods Gallery. The solo exhibition titled “Stereodynamica” references and one of the key concepts when viewing the work is the artists use of stereoscopy and stereograms. Felipe Pantone who in previous work references multiple aspects of 3d modeling, Glitch, and motion graphics has now...
SatOne Mural Update "Insomnia"

SatOne Mural Update “Insomnia”

Lovely new mural from Satone titled “Insomnia”, painted in Mannheim Germany. SatOne continues to explore these amazing abstract color, and landscape pieces in large scale. Always impressed how he is able to manage to create impactful pieces through his use of color, and composition. GF INSOMNIA – SatOne 2015 for “Stadt.Wand.Kunst” in Mannheim/Germany (fotos: Manuel...
Gilbert1 Update New Works

Gilbert1 Update New Works

Gilbert1 has worked on a new painting anamorphosis in a big box last June for the Big Jam event in Nancy, including 40 artists from France and Europe. The second installation from Gilbert1 a new in situ installation for Home Two Project in Charleville-Mézières (Fr). Gilbert1 worked in an ancient room on an improvisation with...
Vesod and Corn79 Mural Update

Vesod and Corn79 Mural Update

Here is a new collaborative mural from the Italian artists Vesod, and Corn79. GF
Photo Recap Remi Rough "Home" at Scream Editions

Photo Recap Remi Rough “Home” at Scream Editions

HOME alludes to London itself and is a return home for the artist – the first solo exhibition of new works by Remi Rough in London since 2009. Remi Rough was born in South East London in 1971 and has lived and worked in the city ever since. He is a leading figure within the...
Preview Duncan Jago "NIL" at The Unit London

Preview Duncan Jago “NIL” at The Unit London

NIL | MR. JAGO | OCTOBER 2015 from Unit London on Vimeo. Make sure not to miss Duncan Jago’s recent exhibition of new work “Nil” at the The Unit in London. The Unit London shot a great teaser video of a commissioned Mural that Duncan painted in prelude to the exhibition. You can listen to...
Preview Alex "Hense" Brewer "Material" at Library Street Collective

Preview Alex “Hense” Brewer “Material” at Library Street Collective

Alex “Hense” Brewer opens “Material” a solo exhibition at Detroit’s Library Street Collective this Friday. The exhibition features a range of new work from large panel paintings to smaller paper pieces. Hense has focused a large part of the year to painting large scale murals internationally has taken some time off to be in the...
West Rubinstein "Future Communication" Limited Edition 4 plate Serigraph Print

West Rubinstein “Future Communication” Limited Edition 4 plate Serigraph Print

Link to Purchase Here West Rubinstein also know as West One will be exhibiting a new body of work at 886 Geary Gallery for his show titled “Future Communication”. This Print release will prelude the opening of the exhibition and is titled after the exhibition. Opening for the Exhibition will be Oct 10th 7-10pm where...
Preview West Rubinstein "Future Communication" at 886 Geary Gallery

Preview West Rubinstein “Future Communication” at 886 Geary Gallery

FUTURE COMMUNICATION from West One on Vimeo. West Rubinstein will be exhibiting a new body of work Oct 10th at 886 Geary Gallery this week. The exhibition titled “Future Communication” is an impressive new body of work from the artist. With a deep history as a graffiti artist dating back to the early eighties on...
Photo Recap Alex Kuznetsov "Visual Attractions" Speerstra Gallery

Photo Recap Alex Kuznetsov “Visual Attractions” Speerstra Gallery

Alex Kuznetov just opened his latest solo exhibition at Speerstra Gallery. The exhibition titled “Visual Attractions’ embraces the aesthetic effects of paint, color and composition. What he has referenced to as Visual attractions are the remnants and traces of what the artist leaves behind after working on canvas. With a history in graffiti, it is...