“The Last Panda” by Rob Pruitt

Posted by The G on May 9, 2013 under Artsy Fartsy | Read the First Comment

Photos by G.  Art by Rob Pruitt.

"The Last Panda" by Rob Pruitt

“The Last Panda” by Rob Pruitt

May 8, 2013 was a special night in New York as there was the opening of the first new Jeff Koons exhibit in a decade in New York but also a one night pop up exhibit of “The Last Panda” by Rob Pruitt.  The exhibit took place at 436 West 15th Street in a building that looked like it had been abandoned for quite a while.  It was pitch black inside the space save for a light towards the back of the building that shone on 2 works by Rob Pruitt.

Rob Pruitt's "The Last Panda"

Rob Pruitt’s “The Last Panda”

Apparently the first 100 guests got free T-shirts and ice-cream but I was getting my Jeff Koons on so I missed it.  But I am glad I saw the art because I love Rob Pruitt.

The Fillmore East Mosiac

Posted by The G on May 8, 2013 under Street Art | Read the First Comment

Photos by G.  Art by Mosaic Man.

Pink Floyd Mosaic

Pink Floyd Mosaic

At the location of the former legendary music venue The Fillmore East (at 105 Second Avenue) in New York, a commemorative light pole decorated with really awesome rock and roll mosaics resides.

Grateful Dead Mosaic

Grateful Dead Mosaic

Allman Brothers Mosaic

Allman Brothers Mosaic

Led Zeppelin Mosiac

Led Zeppelin Mosiac

 

The Who Mosaic

The Who Mosaic

Fillmore East Mosaic

Fillmore East Mosaic

 

“Direct Address: An Inaugural Exhibit” at Joshua Liner Gallery

Posted by The G on March 25, 2013 under Artsy Fartsy | Be the First to Comment

Photos by G.  Various Artists.

Stephen Powers

Stephen Powers

The Joshua Liner Gallery has moved!  To celebrate the opening of their new space (which is in the same building, but this time on the ground floor), they are presenting an exhibit entitled “Direct Address.”

Swoon

Swoon

The exhibit features many artists who’ve appeared on According2g.com before.  The full list is: Alfred Steiner, Clayton Brothers, Cleon Peterson, Dave Kinsey, David Ellis, Evan Hecox, Greg Lamarche, Ian Francis, Jean-Pierre Roy,  Kris Kuksi, Oliver Vernon, Pema Rinzin, Richard Colman, Riusuke Fukahori, Shawn Barber, Stephen Powers, SWOON, Tiffany Bozic,  Tomokazu Matsuyama, Tony Curanaj.

Kris Kuski

Kris Kuksi

David Ellis

David Ellis

It’s hard to see in this photo, but this work is made out of record albums.  Here’s a closer look.

Extreme Closeup!

Extreme Closeup!

Richard Coleman

Richard Colman

“Direct Address: An Inaugural Exhibit” is showing until April 20, 2013.  The new address for Joshua Liner Gallery is 540 West 28th Street.

 

Yes it Exists: 6 1/2 Avenue in NYC

Posted by The G on September 24, 2012 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.

6 1/2 Avenue in NYC

6 1/2 Avenue in NYC

6 1/2 Avenue in New York.  It’s located between 54th and 55th street in Manhattan, between 6th and 7th Avenue.  I was expecting to find wizards running into platform 9 3/4 like in Harry Potter on this street but instead, I found a bunch of drunks trying to find magic at the bottom of a bottle.

Kenny Scharf Mural on Washington and 13th Street

Posted by The G on October 30, 2011 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.  Art by Kenny Scharf.

Kenny Scharf Mural on Washington

Kenny Scharf Mural on Washington and 13th Street in New York

New York has been very lucky these last few years to get so much great public art from Kenny Scharf.  There’s a new mural on Washington and 13th Street across the street from the Standard Hotel.  See it while supplies last!

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