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Salon of Beauty

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Currently showing at Houston’s Rice Gallery, L.A artist Ana Serranopresents her unique vision of city life, ‘Salon of Beauty’ in the form of a whimsical construct of an imaginary neighborhood housed within the space. While the vivid colors and blocky fonts of the store front signs suggest a heightened play[...]

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Gas Mask Boy

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A new Banksy piece has surfaced for auction at Sotheby’s London on June 30, 2011. The signed original dated 2010 on reverse is titled Gas Mask Boy. The medium: Acrylic and spraypaintᅠstencil on canvas, in artist’s frame. Overall dimensions: 70 by 100cm.; 27 1/2 by 39 3/8 in. With an[...]

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Piss Christ

Piss Christ

When New York artist Andres Serrano plunged a plastic crucifix into a glass of his own urine and photographed it in 1987 under the title Piss Christ, he said he was making a statement on the misuse of religion. Controversy has followed the work ever since, but reached an unprecedented[...]

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Det Cerberus

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Ever the social activist at heart, Josh Keyes (interviewed) will continue to provoke thought, inspire conversation, and motivate change through his art. Opening Thursday, April 7th, The Magician’s Garden (teased) provides timely commentary on the increasingly pervasive genetic modifications invading our food and ecological systems, among other pertinent political issues of the[...]