Kehinde Wiley, who has been exhibiting his paintings since 2008, has been a well-known figure in the art world for his vibrant and referential portraits of African, African-American and Israeli men. Now he veers into a new direction, focusing his most recent series of works—which make up his solo exhibition, An Economy of Grace at Sean Kelly Gallery—solely on African-American women from New York
Saturday night marked the opening of a promising new art and project space in the Lower East Side, the aptly named 1:1, located at 121 Essex. Founded by (above, from left) Alex Sloane, Whitney Vangrin, Leigha Mason, and Jarrett Earnest, the space premiered with a dual exhibition by Mason and artist/filmmaker Marie Losier, known of late for her impactful documentary on Genesis and Lady Jaye Breyer P-Orridge, The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye (now in theaters). This Thursday night, Breyer P-Orridge will christen the space with a special performance.
Makeup James Kaliardos Hair Oribe for Oribe Salon Miami Beach Models Adriana Lima (Marilyn), Doutzen Kroes (DNA), Rob Evans (NEXT) All beauty on Doutzen, L’Oréal Paris All beauty on Adriana, Victoria’s Secret Beauty Manicure April Foreman (The Wall Group) Prop stylist Bill Doig Tailor M’Lynn Hass Digital technician Christian Hogstedt (R&D) Photo assistants Aaron Thomas and Benjamin Tietge Stylist assistant Brandon Maxwell and Sophia Phonsavahn Makeup assistant William Kahn Hair assistant Judy Erickson Hair colorist Anthony Palermo ( anthonyleonardsalon.com ) Production Jemima Hobson and Michelle Lu On-set production Erick Jussen (GE Projects) Production assistant Alexandra Nataf Videographer Keith Kendall (The Magnet Agency) Video Look Films Location Milk Studios, Los Angeles Catering Love Catering Retouching R&D Special thanks John Gayner, Maysa Marques, Pietro Birindelli, Charlotte Draycott, Shaun Murdock
From now through October 14, Visionaire presents FIVE SENSES , a limited edition sale of five Visionaire back issues: 33 TOUCH , 42 SCENT , 47 TASTE , 53 SOUND , and 56 SOLAR . Each classic issue is currently on display at the Visionaire Gallery at 11 Mercer Street in New York City
Makeup Tom Pecheux for Estée Lauder (The Collective Shift) Hair Oribe using Oribe Hair Care (Oribe Agency) Model Candice Swanepoel (IMG) Manicure Gina Viviano using Orly (Artists by Timothy Priano) Set design Bill Doig
“He has made the most radical performances in the world, and nobody has done it longer or better than he has,” says Marina Abramovic of her hero, Tehching Hsieh. “Because of the speed of life, young audiences have been trained to have a minimal attention span
Following Richard Phillips’s video portrait of Lindsay Lohan , Gagosian Gallery presents another piece for “Commercial Break,” presented by the Garage Center for Contemporary Culture at the Venice Biennale.
One week from today, ISTANCOOL’s 2011 incarnation will commence in Turkey, drawing names like Tilda Swinton and Michael Stipe to the Mediterranean metropolis in order to initiate a dynamic global arts diplomacy program and forge new frontiers in the relationship between Turkey and the international art community.
in our second instalment of the 27 project, the team visits bjarke ingels of BIG to explore the rich backdrop of copenhagen and to discuss the distinct characters and values of danish architecture. read more
Following up last year’s Remember Now film by Karl Lagerfeld, the fashion icon returns with The Tale of a Fairy . Much like the previous film, this new one also documents the annual Chanel Cruise, featuring models Amanda Harlech, Kristen McMenamy, Freja Beha, Bianca Balti, Baptiste Giabiconi, Brad Koening, Jake Davies, Mark Vanderloo, Oriol Elcacho, Sebastien Jondeau, Seth Kuhlmann and the film’s star – Anna Mouglalis.