Apr
13
2011

Where Do You Stand on This? by M Theresa Brown

This is an article bound to bring opinions to the surface and ignite that perpetual  dialogue of "what is Art?" Read the article in its entirety before coming to any conclusions about the artists or the actual art piece and ask yourself where you stand.  Would this happen in the US? Has it happened in the US? Is this political? A marketing ploy? Self indulgence? Enlightment or Ho hum?  Art or Hogwash? Are these really artists? Did the award committee accomplish its mission?  Controversial art A giant penis spray-painted on a bridge has won an art prize.By Sergey ChernovThe St. Petersburg TimesPublished: April 13, 2011 (I... [More]
Feb
9
2011

Realist Revolution and Critical Relevance by Alexey Steele

The most Memborable Panel Discussion at PSOA After enormously intense and exciting Spring of our fantastic PSOA adventure in DC and the “Hottest Summer” on record with three concurrent shows and quite a bit of painting it's great to come back and to reflect on most fascinating intellectual exchange and sharing of ideas we had at the Realist Revolution panel. Good times are timeless and not soon-forgotten! Here are my thoughts, notes and comments on it in three parts. Part IThese were my thoughts going into that most memorable panel:We live in a corrupt world that in so many ways has lost its way, regardless of good intentions ... [More]
Feb
3
2011

Why is Graffiti Dead? by Miles Wickham

Maybe cuz…..Of all the well known and skilled graffiti artist in the world, which is in the thousands, there are a handful that I still to this day are admired for their uniqueness. Since graffiti is a limited artform in the sense that it is confined to an alphabet,  it can be easy for artists to get stuck within certain perameters. There are guidelines one pretty much has to go by in their letter structuring so that each letter keeps the integrity of its original shape, so it is not mistaken as another letter or an abstract design. This is a difficulty many  novices have in trying to create more intricate or wilder styles; t... [More]

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