Filipino artist Pio Abad turns the cozy correspondence of Ferdinand Marcos and Ronald Reagan into art at Carnegie International – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

Filipino artist Pio Abad turns the cozy correspondence of Ferdinand Marcos and Ronald Reagan into art at Carnegie International - artnet News

A foreign dictator pleads his case with the US President and the fashionable First Lady. Rudy Giuliani intervenes. Senator Orrin Hatch as well. These come not from the top-secret documents former President Donald Trump keeps at Mar-a-Lago, but from the correspondence of another famous president, Ronald Reagan, from his official archives. And for Filipino artist … Read more

Kristi Cavataro is an aspiring sculptor breathing new life into an old medium: stained glass – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

Kristi Cavataro is an aspiring sculptor breathing new life into an old medium: stained glass - artnet News

When the fifth edition of the Greater New York survey exhibition opened last year, one presentation that caused quite a stir was a group of jewel-toned sculptures that would be just as at home in a playground as they are in the MoMA PS1 gallery. A cluster of interlocking arches seemed to catch on the … Read more

WM | Whitehot Contemporary Art Magazine | Timo Fahler’s stained glass – whitehotmagazine.com | Candle Made Easy

WM |  Whitehot Contemporary Art Magazine |  Timo Fahler's stained glass - whitehotmagazine.com

Timo Fahler, death is our eternal companion. It’s always on our left, an arm’s length away… It’s always been watching you. It always will be until the day it taps you, 2022, rebar, steel, stained glass, lead, magnets. Courtesy of the artist and the Sebastian Gladstone Gallery. Photography by Julius Schlossburg. BY JONATHAN OROZCOSep 2022 … Read more

Dealers have long had a love-hate relationship with art fairs. That’s why they’re becoming increasingly popular – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

Dealers have long had a love-hate relationship with art fairs.  That's why they're becoming increasingly popular - artnet News

In 2018, many in the art industry painted art fairs as the big bad wolf. Some said the events continued a system that did not support small and medium-sized dealers, who had to pay the same fees as large dealers to enter, but sold art for a fraction of the cost. In response to the … Read more

Ceramicist Maxwell Mustardo Takes Inspiration From Famous Former Renter of Colorful New Jersey Studio – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

Ceramicist Maxwell Mustardo Takes Inspiration From Famous Former Renter of Colorful New Jersey Studio - artnet News

Before artist Maxwell Mustardo moved into his studio in Quakertown, New Jersey, it was the workplace of the late ceramist Toshiko Takaezu. Takaezu, who died in 2011 at the age of 88, valued craftsmanship over functionality. Much of her work is still kept in the studio and has been a lasting inspiration for Mustardo, whose … Read more

Artist Hew Locke examines the history of the Met’s trophy hunting in his new facade commission – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

Artist Hew Locke examines the history of the Met's trophy hunting in his new facade commission - artnet News

The Metropolitan Museum of Art today unveiled four new gold trophies placed by Guyanese-British artist Hew Locke in the alcoves of its Fifth Avenue facade. The works are part of the museum’s Facade Commission series, first launched in 2019 with sculptures by Wangechi Mutu, followed by Carol Bove in 2021. Locke is the third artist … Read more

Six women-led galleries will now represent painter Rochelle Feinstein following their global joint exhibition this year – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

Six women-led galleries will now represent painter Rochelle Feinstein following their global joint exhibition this year - artnet News

It’s not everyday for galleries to join forces voluntarily to represent a single artist, especially given today’s often-competitive market environment. But the novel deal reached for artist Rochelle Feinstein – in which six women-run galleries will share representation for the artist – is the direct result of a successful collaboration earlier this year, when everyone … Read more

WM | Whitehot Contemporary Art Magazine | GJ Kimsunken: Figuration at Yi Gallery – whitehotmagazine.com | Candle Made Easy

WM |  Whitehot Contemporary Art Magazine |  GJ Kimsunken: Figuration at Yi Gallery - whitehotmagazine.com

GJ Kimsunken, YI GALLERY. Rear gallery installation view. GJ Kimsunken: Figuration Yi gallery July 23 to September 10, 2022 BY ROBERT C. MORGANAug 2022 The term minimal – or minimalist – is convenient, but often falls short of what an artist’s work is really about. From a historical point of view, it is reminiscent of … Read more

WM | Whitehot Contemporary Art Magazine | GJ Kimsunken: Figuration at Yi Gallery – whitehotmagazine.com | Candle Made Easy

WM |  Whitehot Contemporary Art Magazine |  GJ Kimsunken: Figuration at Yi Gallery - whitehotmagazine.com

GJ Kimsunken, YI GALLERY. Rear gallery installation view. GJ Kimsunken: Figuration Yi gallery July 23 to September 10, 2022 BY ROBERT C. MORGANAug 2022 The term minimal – or minimalist – is convenient, but often falls short of what an artist’s work is really about. From a historical point of view, it is reminiscent of … Read more

A teacher went viral on TikTok when she shared the shocking budget the school gave her to buy art supplies – artnet News | Candle Made Easy

A teacher went viral on TikTok when she shared the shocking budget the school gave her to buy art supplies - artnet News

A frustrated art teacher took to TikTok to share her budget to buy supplies for the upcoming school year, and it immediately went viral. “You want to see something sad?” said the teacher, who is in her 20s and identifies only as Haley. “I’m an art teacher and this is my allocation for art supplies … Read more