Wednesday, July 30, 2014

MODEL PORTRAIT- TREVOR (ELMER OLSEN MODELS) BY EDWIN CABRERA

Here are the photos I did with male model Trevor (Elmer Olsen Models).

"BLUE. BLUE.  MY WORLD IS BLUE"

Model: Trevor (ELMER OLSEN MODELS) 

Photographer: Edwin Cabrera



ART INSPIRATION - ERNEST CONCEPTION

New York based Filipino artist Ernest Conception has been producing these fascinating works that combines combine cinematic landscape, anime, pop culture and Filipino kitsch references. His works usually a spontaneous reaction of contemporary artist to old classical art.

He was already an established large conceptual artist in Philippines when he moved to NY in 2002. He explored illustrations and paintings out of frustration from not having a big space to work on. Since then he exhibited at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, d.u.m.b.o. arts center, Asian American Arts Centre, The Contemporary Museum in Hawaii, The Queens Museum of NY, The Krannert Museum in Illinois, Exit Art, Pulse Art Fair in Miami and numerous galleries in the Philippines.



 Ants In My Tanks  enamel on canvas, 12 x 12 in. 2012 

Baby's Parade  acrylic and ink on canvas, 18 x 24 in. 2010 NFS


The Battering of Battery Park  oil and ink on canvas, 60 x 60 in. 2009 SOLD 

BRB Christ  enamel on canvas, 48 x 72 in. 2012 


 Deluge of the Druids  enamel and oil on canvas, 48 x 72 in. 2013 


Divine Conqueror  enamel and oil on canvas, 48 x 72 in. 2013 SOLD 


 Farewell My Friend (its been fun)  acrylic on paper, 30 x 22 in. 2011 SOLD 

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

ART- PRESTIGIOUS CANADIAN COLLECTION OF GEORGE HARTMAN AND ARLENE GOLDMAN TO BE SOLD AT CHRISTIE'S

New York – Christie’s is auctioning the prestigious collection of well-known international collectors Arlene Goldman and George Hartman. Approximately 100 works will be sold during the First Open live auction on September 23rd as well as the First Open Online sale from September 18th to 30th.

 Highlights from the Goldman and Hartman collection include works in all media that reflect Twenty-First Century tendencies of experimentation, often embracing global cultural tendencies emanating from Europe and Africa as well as Canada and the United States.

 The auction titled "This is Now: Property from the George Hartman and Arlene Goldman Collection" accurately reflects the adventuresome and keen eye of collectors operating at the forefront of the international art world

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Highlighting the sale is Joe Bradley’s Berlin Duck #2, (estimate $500,000-700,000), which displays the organic, rather than calculated, process the painter developed.


Mark Bradford’s Tony, a rare sculptural work which is an ideal example of Bradford’s appropriation and manipulation of advertisements and posters, and his repurposing of visual pollution into stunning condensations of urban life, drawn from his native South Central Los Angeles, California, (estimate: $120,000-$180,000).

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

SOUNDTRACK OF THE DAY - "DO IT AGAIN" BY ROYSKSOPP & ROBYN

I downloaded this in iTunes as soon as it was up there. Here's the catchy pop song by Roysksopp and Robyn.

 R√∂yksopp & Robyn - Do It Again