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By Brian Boucher, Wednesday, April 29, 2015 original article here.
New York dealer-impresario Jeffrey Deitch is co-curating a street art show in Coney Island this summer with Joseph Sitt, the head of real estate developers Thor Equities, whom a Huffington Post blogger once dubbed “Satan’s real estate division.” 434 more words
Goodbye vacant lots–at least temporarily–hello Coney Art Walls! Thor Equities has recruited a dream team that includes Jeffrey Deitch, art advisor and former director of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles, and food vendors from Brooklyn’s Smorgasburg to help activate one of their long vacant lots in Coney Island. 643 more words
Lehmann Maupin gallery announced today that Los Angeles-based photographer Catherine Opie has joined its roster. The artist is known widely for her color portraits of individuals across American culture that explore issues of identity, community, and highlight various thriving subcultures. 269 more words
We haven’t seen Rosson Crow in New York for quite some time—she’s been busy shaking up the West Coast. But this week, she returns to New York for her first show in the city in five years, and her first with the Sargent’s Daughters gallery in Chinatown. 541 more words
Artist Janine Antoni is probably most famous for a series she did for the Venice Biennale over two decades ago. Called “Lick and Lather” it featured 14 classical portrait busts of the artist—the kind of sculptures usually carved out of Grecian marble—cast in chocolate and soap. 1,081 more words