Richie Hawtin and his brother, Matthew Hawtin, discuss the CONTAINED art concept during Art Basel Miami, while exploring how they each influenced one another throughout the years through their own individual creative pursuits; Matthew with his visual art and Richie with his music. Along the way, the two brothers found themselves reducing down to the […]
Dion Johnson’s animated video, Light Sequence – Aquarium, will be on view in the Education Gallery at the Museum of Art and History in Lancaster, CA from January 18 through March 16. The museum describes Johnson’s piece as “a moving painting that draws inspiration from how he experiences the environment around him.” For more information, […]
By Elene Damenia Photographer Andrea Tese has the kind of amazing style that tells stories beyond what is seen in her images. She has a knack for uniquely portraying peoples’ lives and surroundings and catching moments in every day life that delve deep beneath the surface. A true Manhattan girl, Tese lives and works in […]
Light Art in Germany in the 21st Century In celebration of the exhibition at the Art Museum Celle, we would like to announce an exhibition featuring Hans Kotter, Regine Schumann and Ruby Anemic. Taking part are light art pioneers, classic artists and trend setters – from Mack to Piene, from Kotter to Mattner, from Berresheim […]
We are pleased to announce the participation of both Regine Schumann and Hans Kotter in the exhibition “Scheinwerfer – Light Art in 21st Century Germany” at the Kunstmuseum Celle in Celle, Germany. The exhibition is on view through March 30, 2014. The exhibition features pieces by 30 contemporary German artists who utilize light in some […]
In addition to the installation at Syracuse University through October 20, Hans Kotter is participating in exhibitions at the Osthaus Museum in Hagen, Germany, and the Museum Ritter in Waldenbuch Germany this month. Kotter’s solo exhibition, Light Flow, is on view at the Osthaus Museum through January 12, 2014. Opening October 19, and on view […]
Italian magazine Sette recently published a wonderful article about Zevs in celebration of his exhibition at the gallery. Please see below for an English translation. The provocations of Zevs, the artist who manipulates designer labels A former street artist and graffiti artist, Aghirre Schwarz twists icons, myths, and symbols: he serves as a ferocious critic […]
John Clement’s work is currently on display at two prominent Southern institutions. His 2012 sculpture Caracol is currently installed at the Discovery Museum on Hilton Head, NC, and the 2007 work Squirt (pictured) is displayed at Georgia Tech. If you are in the area of either exhibition, don’t miss these amazing outdoor installations!
artnet partnered with De Buck Gallery to interview French artist, Zevs (b.1977). A pioneer in the Paris Street Art scene, Zevs has been active since the early 1990s, and has since garnered a wide audience for his works. His most notable series include his Visual Attacks series and his infamous Visual Kidnapping. His highly successful, ongoing Liquidated Logos series uses his unique high-pressure jet technique. We […]
French street artist Zevs (pronounced “Zeus,” like the Greek god) fearlessly appropriates logos of corporate companies for messy, irreverent works that he spray-paints in large scale on public walls and lately also shows in galleries. In some cases, his provocative approach has led to rather extreme consequences. In 2009, Zevs was arrested in Hong Kong […]
Three works by Hans Kotter – Tunnel View-Rectangle,Windows Straight, and Chromatic Plants, will be on view at the Syracuse University Art Galleries from September 5 – October 20, 2013. Don’t miss the installation if you are in Syracuse this fall!
William Sweetlove has hit the streets of Los Angeles! Six red and pink monumental Cloned Bulldogs were installed along Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood prior to last week’s LA Pride festival. The dogs are scheduled to remain on view throughout the summer, so don’t miss them if you are in town! In an unfortunate […]
The Japan Times by Stuart Munro “I don’t like Graffiti” states French artist Zevs, who is known for his street-art work and is currently showing at The Container in Daikanyama. “Heaven” presents two pieces. The first — a poster depicting a young couple in New York surrounded by electronics, while the Apple logo bears down […]
Be sure to pick up the June issue of ARTnews for a review of our February exhibition of works by XOOOOX, “Everything, Everything!” Doug McClemont praises the way the exhibition served as a reminder of “the ways in which painting, print, photography and fantasy differ and overlap.” For more information about XOOOOX’s work, please contact […]
Zevs’ performance “Liquidation of the Yes Symbols” and our booth at Art Miami 2012 were featured on the first webisode of the series Frames and Fortune.
De Buck Gallery is pleased to announce that Regine Schumann’s 2012 performance in Venice, Connect, Back to Back, was selected as the winner of the It’s LIQUID International Contest in the performing arts category. Schumann’s work is one of 10 winning pieces selected by the Jury from among over 500 entries. For more information, please […]
By Jan Sjostrom Each Jane Manus sculpture is many works in one. Her geometric painted aluminum sculptures sketch shapes in the air that change depending on the vantage point. Six large-scale works by Manus are on view for the season at the Armory Art Center’s sculpture garden in West Palm Beach. A smaller wall piece […]
Last week, Zevs’ role in the conversation between art and fashion was discussed at Fordham University’s Fashion Law Institute. Crain’s New York Business had the following to say: Some street artists, such as the French artist Zevs, have made artistic pieces out of logos, including Louis Vuitton and Chanel marks, that have been altered to […]
We are accustomed to the idea of authorised art, commissioned and sanctioned by Church, state or that private individual with the deep Armani pocket. Such art is entirely within the control of the poker-faced man with the serious purse. This is the story behind the story of the marvels of the Renaissance and after. In […]
De Buck Gallery is pleased to announce Zevs’ upcoming performance during the VIP Preview for Art Miami in collaboration with the fair. The performance, during which Zevs will “liquidate” his YES image, composed of the powerful currency symbols of the Yen, Euro, and Dollar, will take place at 8 PM on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 in […]