A2G’s Art Picks for New York in May 2015

Posted by The G on May 12, 2015 under Artsy Fartsy | Read the First Comment

Photos and words by G.  Art by Various Artists.

Spring has arrived in New York (thank god!) and now that you can leave your dwelling without wearing 10 layers and still freezing your ass off, take yourself on an art adventure!  Here’s a handful of exhibits you should see, According to G.

David Shrigley

David Shrigley

David Shrigley by David Shrigley at Anton Kern Gallery, located at 532 West 20th Street.  Now showing through May 23, 2015.

Beau - Mechanical Shark Week

Beau – Mechanical Shark Week

“Mechanical Shark Week” by BEAU at Ami Li Projects, located at 66 Mott Street in Chinatown through June 3, 2015.

Cecily Brown at Maccarone

Cecily Brown at Maccarone

“The English Garden” by Cecily Brown at Maccarone, located at 98 Morton Street through June 20, 2015.

Ron English Mural Bowery and Houston

Ron English “Baby Hulk” Mural Bowery and Houston

Ron English’s “Baby Hulk” Mural at the corner of Bowery and Houston.  Ongoing (at least until June, 2015) and viewable 24/7.

Closeup of "Baby Hulk" by Ron English

Closeup of “Baby Hulk” by Ron English.  Click to enlarge!

Click on the photo to see all the awesome (and hilarious detail).

Christopher Wool at Luhring Augustine

Christopher Wool at Luhring Augustine (Chelsea exhibit pictured)

Christopher Wool at Luhring Augustine.  Located at 531 West 24th Street in Manhattan and 25 Knickerbocker Ave., Brooklyn.  Through June 20, 2015.

Yayoi Kusama - Give Me Love 5

Yayoi Kusama – Give Me Love

“Give Me Love” by Yayoi Kusama at David Zwirner, located at 519 & 525 West 19th Street through June 13, 2015.

Dan Flavin

Dan Flavin

Brancusi: Pioneer of American Minimalism (Featuring historically significant works by Carl Andre, Dan Flavin, Donald Judd, Ellsworth Kelly, Robert Ryman and Frank Stella), at Paul Kasmin Gallery located at 515 West 27th Street until July 10, 2015.

The Luminous Poem by Airan Kang

The Luminous Poem by Airan Kang

“The Luminous Poem” by Airan Kang at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery, located at 505 West 24th Street through June 13, 2015.

The Whitney Museum.  Now Located in the Meat Packing District.

The Whitney Museum. Now Located in the Meat Packing District.  Photo by Gail Worley.

The Whitney Museum,  now located at 99 Gansevoort Street in New York.

Happy Spring!

Spring 2015 Tulips

Spring 2015 Tulips

 

“Signs” by David Shrigley at Anton Kern Gallery

Posted by The G on January 11, 2013 under Artsy Fartsy, Encounters with G | 2 Comments to Read

Photos by G.  Art by David Shrigley.

Kiss My Ass by David Shrigley

Kiss My Ass by David Shrigley

New York!  Make sure you head over to Anton Kern Gallery in Chelsea to see the latest exhibit from British artist David Shrigley, entitled “Signs.”  The exhibit is filled with Shrigley’s characteristic witty and hilarious art.

David Shrigley - Signs

David Shrigley – Signs

Please Don't Help Me

Please Don’t Help Me

I was fortunate enough to meet David Shrigley at the opening night reception and it was great chatting with him.  As you could probably imagine, he was very witty and extremely nice.  You can see a photo of that moment after the jump.

Kill Your Pets

Kill Your Pets

“Signs” by David Shrigley is showing at Anton Kern Gallery (located at 532 West 20th Street in Manhattan) though February 19, 2013.  Don’t miss it!

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David Shrigley Billboard on the Highline

Posted by The G on April 15, 2012 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photos by G.  Art by David Shrigley.

David Shrigley Billboard

David Shrigley Billboard

The text on this hilarious billboard by David Shrigley is:

David Shrigley Billboard Closeup

David Shrigley Billboard Closeup

 

Cocaine and Heroin Salt and Pepper Shakers by David Shrigley

Posted by The G on April 10, 2012 under Artsy Fartsy | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.  Salt and Pepper Shakers by David Shrigley.

Cocaine, Heroin

Cocaine, Heroin by David Shrigley

The Skull Vodka is sold separately (and is not by David Shrigley).

Order your set here, while supplies last!

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