Shoreditch-based artist Nina Mae Fowler’s recent work includes these five black chalk drawings of Golden Era screen legends Joan Crawford, Marilyn Monroe, Jean Harlow, Marlene Deitrich and Lucia Carroll complete with cast brass “knockers”. Read more
Founded in 1992, Canstruction’s mission is to engage, amaze and inspire the community to work together raising canned food to feed hundreds of thousands of hungry people. Read more
Principle Gallery in Virginia, recently showed a painting exhibit named ‘City Views’ featuring the work of San Francisco-based artists, Jeremy Mann and Greg Gandy.
I have long been a fan of Greg Gandy’s and am now a new fan of Jeremy Mann’s as well. Having grown up in the SF Bay Area, I feel these contemporary artists captured the essence of the unique urban experience and ambiance that is San Francisco. Read more
above: detail from BCXSY’s Golden Glory project
This is the third post about a group of artists to make a point about mass consumerism by gold-plating mundane objects. Read more