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Katie Bell

Katie Bell

Art by Katie Bell.

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ART: Chris Fraser’s light installation at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

ART: Chris Fraser’s light installation at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

All images are courtesy of Chris Fraser Last week I met up with a friend and her friends for pub trivia. As in many situations with nice people and libations, the transitive property took effect and soon everyone was friends, [...]

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ART: “The Juxtaposition of Nothings” by Cosima von Bonin

ART: “The Juxtaposition of Nothings” by Cosima von Bonin

All images are courtesy of the Friedrich Petzel Gallery Cosima von Bonin’s most recent installation, “The Juxtaposition of Nothings,” at the Friedrich Petzel Gallery in Soho New York was a maze of objects. Not so different from Warhol and Duchamp’s [...]

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ART:Helvetia Park, an installation in Switzerland

ART:Helvetia Park, an installation in Switzerland

Helvetia Park is a playful and immersive expression of current cultural ideas in Switzerland. A team of artists have created a fairground exhibit with game stalls, and freak shows….

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ART: Chris Gentile

ART: Chris Gentile

Provocative and thoughtful are a couple of ways to describe the art of Chris Gentile. His installation pieces play with light, space, colours and shapes, which, as simple as the setting so of each piece may be, become something of discussion.

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ART: Alexandros Vasmoulakis the Installation Art Prankster

ART: Alexandros Vasmoulakis the Installation Art Prankster

Installation art can be a magical outlet. It’s still a physical manifestation of creativity using the most mundane materials. In doing so, that mediocrity is seemingly criticized while it makes something spectacular. Set against the backdrop of a busy metropolis, Vasmoulakis’ works are both visually and mentally appealing.

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ART: Gabriel Dawe’s Rainbow

ART: Gabriel Dawe’s Rainbow

Works of art like this force you to be an active participant in the piece itself. Passivity is not allowed when observing this kind of art because these pieces dictate that you think critically when it comes to your surroundings and open up your imagination.

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ART: New Paintings from Matthew Palladino

ART: New Paintings from Matthew Palladino

Matthew Palladino’s work was is edgy–at times heavily political, and sometimes uncomfortably so. Yet this new series of prints, done with acrylic ink on paper, doesn’t only just dwell in the divisive and gruesome gutter of headline news.

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ART: Agata Olek Crochets the Streets of New York

ART: Agata Olek Crochets the Streets of New York

Well, maybe she doesn’t crochet the whole city–but Brooklyn-based Agata Olek does manage to crochet over a good sampling of it. She crochets over people and found objects, translates the words of text messages and medical….

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ART: Focusing in on Assume Vivid Astro Focus

ART: Focusing in on Assume Vivid Astro Focus

It’s the kind of amazing art that one can appreciate clean or flying high because it appeals to all of the senses from its interactive nature. This collective has been making a splash since 2001 and their performance and installation art with bright …

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