#DavidWiseman's work draws inspiration from his fascination with the natural world, global decorative arts traditions, and a reverence for honoring timeless craft techniques. His exhibition 'Plants, Minerals, and Animals' is on view through Saturday at #Kasmin. #CULTUREDpicks
Instagram celebrity #LilMiquela meticulously documents her life in Los Angeles, championing progressive politics and luxury fashion (and her own line, Club 404, which launched last week). The only catch? She's more cyborg than California girl. At the link in our bio, discover the complicated story behind Miquela Sousa. Text by @jennasauers.
With equal parts poetry and critical acumen, Berlin-based artist #AlicjaKwade calls into question systems designed to banish doubt from the world and make sense of an otherwise incomprehensible universe. For #TheMet rooftop, Kwade has created two sculptures using steel and stone, recalling a miniature solar system. #CULTUREDpicks#CantorRoof
At a time when clothes can be bought with the click of a mouse, the idea of building new stores may seem retrograde. But thanks to a cohort of leading architects, fashion houses are reinventing the concept of stores, treating them as gallery environments that convey the essence of a brand in nuanced ways. Link in bio for more.
Dear deer, don't fear the martyr! Opening April 26 at #DiDonnaGalleries, 'Surrealism in Mexico' explores the robust creative moment that emerged between 1940 and 1955, as an international community of artists fled World War II in Europe and settled in Mexico. Pictured: #FridaKahlo, 'La Venadita (The Little Deer),' 1946. #CULTUREDpicks
Currently there are three hotels in the #ASHNYC repertoire: Providence’s The Dean, a landmarked one-time strip club and brothel, The Siren Hotel, a Renaissance Revival building in downtown Detroit and the recently opened Hotel Peter & Paul in a former church and rectory in the Marigny district of New Orleans. Baltimore will be next, and then who knows. Tap the link in our bio for @chloemalle's recent interview with the design firm.
"The Bangers are a linear extension of the Facepots that I began in 2012 and finished in 2017.While the Seven Bangers serve less as vessels in a physical and symbolic sense they double down as proposals for vessels in an emotional sense."—#DanMcCarthy on his new sculptures, now on view at #AntonKernGallery. #7Bangers
Presenting: The Young Collectors. Art collections are as varied as the individuals that curate them. For our second annual selection of young collectors, we focus on a diverse group that shares a common thread, the nurturing of conversations that tie art to the larger context of the world. Visit the link in our bio to meet the collectors defining 2019 for us.
#GinaBeavers, 'Mona Lisa Nail,' 2015. Beavers, a New York–based artist, transforms digital images appropriated from social media and the Internet into layered compositions that blur the lines between painting and sculpture. Her exhibition 'The Life I Deserve' is now on view at MoMA PS1. #CULTUREDpicks