The Unit London

“You can be as talented as anybody out there, but a lot of the art industry hinges on reputation.” There is a new art movement gathering great momentum in London. At its core lies the ethos of unity and accessibility. The archaic rules of the art world are being dismantled and re-structured by the rise…

Brazilian art in Miami

Latin America has played a very large role in the development of Miami. While the city did not truly start building up until the 1980s, the cultural significance of immigrants coming in from the Caribbean and the South and Central Americas has been evident for much longer, and this influence continues to grow. This is…

Informed Water Bottle

Usually I don’t buy into any kind of spiritual healing stuff. Tarot cards, star signs, gems, and cosmic signs are more of a fun way to look at life, like a quick belief hit in something other than mundane rational reality. Recently, however, I came across something different. Something I instantly doubted with all my…

Kids with #CasaTomada!

We’ve teamed up with artist Rafael Gomezbarros for Kids with #CasaTomada! For a chance to get a signed print of Rafael Gomezbarros’ Casa Tomada installation, show us pictures of your kids interacting with the giant ants invading Gallery 1 on the ground floor! The winning photograph will be chosen in June by Rafael Gomezbarros. Use…

Degrees of Freedom

Experimental site-specific performance by BNNT (Konrad Smoleński and Daniel Szwed) Degrees of Freedom by Polish art group, BNNT, The Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London, Tuesday 3 December 2013. Curated by Arts Territory. Supported by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland and the Arts Council England, photo Miseongoa…

Flora Parrott: Fixed Position

Tintype Gallery 12 March – 19 April Flora Parrott’s recent practice has been largely informed by an experience during a tour of a cave, where the guide turned off the lights, plunging her into overwhelming darkness. For Parrott the darkness was ‘both suffocating and immensely spacious. When the lights came back on I felt more…

In Vino Veritas

CEDAR LEWISOHN: “What type of wine do you think Jackson Pollock drank?” “Whisky. I bet he had simple tastes. A redneck…” “Barnet Newman and Willem de Kooning drank good wine.” The above was a snippet of a conversation from an experimental wine tasting event I organized last week. But more of these abstract musings later.…