Posts tagged "figurative abstract"
Samuel Rodriguez Blackbook Drawings

Samuel Rodriguez Blackbook Drawings

Samuel Rodriguez has been impressing us with his daily sketch updates on his Instagram (@shortyfatz). Samuel’s abstracted portraits show us the artists exemplary draftsman skills, but also give us a glimpse of something deeper. The Samuel sums up this series of drawings best in this artist statement. “Working on a body of work that involves...
Hopare The Champs Elysées in Paris

Hopare The Champs Elysées in Paris

  Looks like Hopare was also part of a new Mural installation at The Champ Elysees in Paris. This new wall shows the diversity of Hopare building a nice combination of some representational imagery with a painterly graffiti style. We love that more artists continue to build upon their skills mixing mediums and styles on...
Jaybo Monk "Silent Listen" @ Soze Gallery Opening Pictures

Jaybo Monk “Silent Listen” @ Soze Gallery Opening Pictures

    When you think about graffiti, painter isn’t always the first thing that comes to our mind. A painter in the sense of Velazquez, or Titian, or a force like Bacon or Malevich. Graffiti rarely is spoken in the same sentence. Jaybo Monk is one of the exceptions. Jaybo Monk is a modern day...
Studio visit Anthony Lister New works New Image Art 2012 Video Teaser

Studio visit Anthony Lister New works New Image Art 2012 Video Teaser

Anthony Lister @ New Image Art (2012) Teaser… from Carlos Gonzalez on Vimeo. The talented photographer Carlos Gonzalez recently shot and put together this teaser video of Anthony Lister for his upcoming show at New Image Art this week. Filmed on location at Soze Gallery Lister is photographed in the process of preparing for his...
Jaybo Monk Solo Exhibit Preview "Silent Listen" @ Soze Gallery Los Angeles

Jaybo Monk Solo Exhibit Preview “Silent Listen” @ Soze Gallery Los Angeles

    Jaybo Monk is headed to California for his first ever Solo Exhibition in the golden state. The exhibition titled “Silent Listen” will be taking place at Soze Gallery Los Angeles. Jaybo was kind enough to send us some preview images of the paintings that will be in the show. He will also be...
Exhibit Pictures Mode2 & Stash Galleri Kleerup

Exhibit Pictures Mode2 & Stash Galleri Kleerup

  Mode 2 and Stash recently Exhibited in Stockholm Sweden at Galleri Kleerup. Stash showcases some new abstract works while Mode 2 comes strong with his signature figurative work. I really like the gestural paintings from Mode 2. Here is a quote from stash below about the show. GF “What happens when your shipping company...
JOSHUA MAYS "LOVE AND MOMENTUM" Video Preview

JOSHUA MAYS “LOVE AND MOMENTUM” Video Preview

JOSHUA MAYS “LOVE AND MOMENTUM” PT.3 from SCOTT LA ROCKWELL on Vimeo. Joshua Mays “Love & Momentum” Pt.2 from SCOTT LA ROCKWELL on Vimeo.   The talented Joshua Mays is getting ready for an upcoming exhibit titled “Love and Momentum” at Betti Ono Gallery. Good friend to the site Scott La Rockwell of Rockwell Creative...
*Update Timelapse Video El Mac & Augustine Kofie New Mural for KROQ and Redbull Soundspace

*Update Timelapse Video El Mac & Augustine Kofie New Mural for KROQ and Redbull Soundspace

    It is good to see El Mac and Augustine Kofie getting together again for a new wall. The pair have collaborated on projects in the past, and it is always a pleasure to watch the figurative and geometric styles of both artists. When they collaborate together each brings a signature style, yet work...
Video Ensoe | Andrew Young | Scott Sueme Art Basel 2011.

Video Ensoe | Andrew Young | Scott Sueme Art Basel 2011.

Ensoe | Andrew Young | Scott Sueme, Art Basel 2011. from Catalog Creative on Vimeo.   Sueme, Ensoe and Andrew Young recently dropped a video recap of their adventures in Miami for Art Basel this year. Shawn ‘Bikes’ Henderson was able to capture some great footage and thanks to Catalog Creative put together an amazing...
"The Urban Artists" Hamburg Opening Pictures

“The Urban Artists” Hamburg Opening Pictures

The Urban Artists traveled to Hamburg showcasing some amazing paintings by favorites Jaybo Monk, Marco Pho Grassi, and many others. Jaybo coming correct, I love the recent geometric elements to his figurative work. Pho also delivers with some deeply penetrating works. I love the texture and his ability to bring feeling through paint. Overall a...
Project Room is Back Anthony Lister The Berlin Experiment Video Update

Project Room is Back Anthony Lister The Berlin Experiment Video Update

Here is an Update to a earlier Post. Lister has arrived in Berlin and was able to paint this quick wall in the attached video. We will keep you posted when the pics, and final video are released from this Project room. GF Check some of the older videos of past Projectroom projects THE BERLIN...
Jaybo Monk Entoptics Solo Show Studio Sneak Peak

Jaybo Monk Entoptics Solo Show Studio Sneak Peak

        When I think about the term modern master Jaybo’s name fits into that sentence. I was lucky enough to get some preview images of some of the paintings and some studio shots from Jaybo Monk as he prepares for his New York Solo Exhibition at Tache Gallery titled “Entoptics”. I know...