Archive for the ‘art’ Category

RECAP: DINNER AT JOEL ANDRIANOMEARISOA’S

Photographs by Conor Riley Family dinner at our friend (and amazing artist) Joel Andrianomearisoa’s house in the 14th arrondissement. The place was filled with joel’s pieces both big and small. He made us black pasta […]

RECAP: BUSHWICK OPEN STUDIOS 2014

This weekend, Brooklyn artists welcomed the public to see their work, and work spaces, for Bushwick Open Studios. Pieces ranged from painting and sculpture, to photography and performance, and today we’re giving you a look […]

OFF THE WALL: STORM KING ART CENTER

In the lower Hudson Valley, an hour 1/2 north of NYC, is Storm King Art Center: a vast outdoor sculpture park comprised of works from its permanent collection as well as rotating artists. This season […]

OFF THE WALL: AS ABOVE/SO BELOW AT BRIAN MORRIS GALLERY

Opening exhibit photographs by Courtney Harvier Additional photographs courtesy of Brian Morris Gallery “As Above/So Below” at the Brian Morris Gallery in the LES showcases the work of two distinctly different sculptural artists, Carol Salmanson […]

MIXED MEDIUM: MARIANNE VLASCHITS + FANNI FUTTERKNECHT

Mari wears Portland Garment Factory Rain Blazer, OAK Crew Neck Sweater in Fatigue, and OAK Karate Sweatpant Fanni wears Rick Owens DRKSHDW Combo Exploder Jacket, OAK Long Drop Shoulder Tee in Haze, and OAK Baggy […]

OFF THE WALL: TARA DONOVAN AT PACE GALLERY

Tara Donovan‘s sculptures made out of everyday products like (millions of) index cards leave quite the impression. We stopped by her show up at Pace Gallery and blown away by the sheer magnitude of these […]

DIMENSIONS BY STOLEN

Another favorite Singapore-based brand we’re introducing to you for SS14 is Stolen. Designed by Elyn Wong, Stolen’s roots are in Brutalist architecture and installation art, which give way to wearable pieces that go beyond basic […]

OFF THE WALL: LMCC OPEN STUDIOS

Over the weekend, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) held their open studios on the upper floor of a Financial District office tower. The open studios showcased 23 different artist’s work, which spanned genre and […]

MIXED MEDIUM: SNCL’S INSTAGRAM ART

Aside from the amazing fits, fabrics and branding behind SNCL (Smile Now Cry Later), we love the East London-based menswear line for the role artists play in their collections. Each season is influenced by a different […]

MIXED MEDIUM: CAROLINE PAQUITA

Brooklyn-based artist and longtime friend of OAK Caroline Paquita is preparing for her first NYC solo installation Garden of the Womanimal, a look back at almost 15 years of drawings, paintings, prints, zines and sculptures. […]

OFF THE WALL: JASPER JOHNS ‘REGRETS’

“Dead ends and fresh starts.” That’s the ethos behind Jasper Johns’ latest body of work Regrets, which was inspired by an old photograph of Lucien Freud holding his head in his hands. Basing these works on the […]

OFF THE WALL: #SELFIEBRATION

#mirrorselfie #selfies and words by Lena Einbinder Patrons of Amy Cakes Danky Dank and Rachel Karp’s #Selfiebration exhibit at AMO Studios were invited to utilize five distinct #Selfie stations, and upload the results with corresponding […]