Mixed Messages and The Tiny Pricks Project at Beacon Gallery

Mixed Messages and The Tiny Pricks Project at Beacon Gallery

Beacon Gallery’s new show It's rare I go a month without posting on Thoughts on Art, but here we are... I've been completely wrapped up in Beacon Gallery's new show, Mixed Messages. The preparation and promotion have utterly consumed me. Mixed Messages is a show that thematically focuses on rape and sexual violence. With such [...]

Contemporary and Digital Art Fair (CADAF)

Contemporary and Digital  Art Fair (CADAF)

Navigating an online art fair CADAF's Mission Statement: "CADAF supports the expansion of new media art through a dedicated program of art fairs, exhibitions and panel discussions around the world, to nurture and promote the most exciting talents in cultural innovation. Devoted to supporting digital initiatives in the art market, galleries, artists, and collectors, CADAF [...]

The Pergamon Museum Berlin

The Pergamon Museum Berlin

Being in lockdown has been a great time to revisit photographs of places and museums from my years living in Paris (2004-2010). Around Berlin Berlin street scene (all uncredited photos are mine) A December visit to Berlin, Germany with friends was punctuated with many adventures including shopping at Christmas markets, a late-night visit into an [...]

The Arcade Project and Ruben Natal-San Miguel’s Spring Forward

The Arcade Project and Ruben Natal-San Miguel’s Spring Forward

As we are now a couple months into the Covid-19 quarantine, one of the clear trends in the art world is how exhibitions are happening online. Curator Ruben Natal-San Miguel has taken a unique tack and created four online exhibitions for various art venues based around the theme of "Spring". The four shows in the [...]

The Viral Art Project – Art inspired by the coronavirus

The Viral Art Project – Art inspired by the coronavirus

The Viral Art Project is an initiative launched by  by Wide Eye, Throughline Collaborative, The Soze Foundation, and artist Mark Kelner. YOU ARE NOT ALONEWe are all alone right now but remember everyone in the world from São Paulo to New York to Madrid is there with you. Photo: Victor MoriyamaKat McCord + Margot Boyer-Dry Thackway McCord An ongoing project [...]

Tschabalala Self: Out of Body at Boston’s ICA

Tschabalala Self: Out of Body at Boston’s ICA

Tschabalala Self Tschabalala Self (b. 1990) currently has a solo exhibition entitled Tschabalala Self: Out of Body at Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA). Out of Body continues this up-and-coming artist’s exploration and empowerment of the black female by placing her as a central figure in many works. Much of Self’s work is a meditation on the [...]