Category Archives: News

30 Augustus opening “Fijne Hanen” van Alice Wielinga & Cris Toala Olivares

Photography by Cris Toala Olivares Op zoek naar de absoluut verboden illegale hanengevechten, vinden twee Nederlandse Fijne Hanen de ruwe waarheid van het Cubaanse platteland. Ze komen thuis met gemeenschappelijk werk dat de dualiteit van de mensheid verbeeld. Photography Alice … Continue reading

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From Zero to Hero meet Hereford & Capt. Hereford at Het Arsenaal

There’s a new exhibition at the W BOOKS concept store at Arsenaal, Naarden Vesting. We are showing works of Hereford and his alter ego  Capt. Hereford. From Zero to Hero. 23 July – 31 August Hereford: “Serial Sabotage” De filosofie achter … Continue reading

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Interview with Matt Small on BBC

Matty Small is a passionate believer in social inclusion and that, given the opportunities to be heard and respected, all individuals have something of value to contribute to society. His paintings are an expression of his world view: by painting … Continue reading

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You are not Banksy, now available by Nick Stern!

The Story about the project: ” You are not Banksy “ “Nick Stern is a fucking genius, Nick Stern is a genius with what he has done with his recreations of Banksy’s art he truly has given the work a … Continue reading

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New print release EINE, with great promo video

An animation to coincide with Eine’s new 19 colour screen print release ‘Oranges’ The print will be available on Monday 16th July 2012 from einesigns.co.uk/ Directed, Filmed & Animated by Mark Warrington cargocollective.com/mark_warrington Music : Mountain of Needles by Brian … Continue reading

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Oranje Kunst!

Artist: Cris Taola Olivares Title: Museum Square Amsterdam WC soccer final Netherlands – Spain 2010 Sizes: 40x60cm / 70x105cm Editions: 10 / 5 + 2 A.P’s Artist: Chris Tap Title: Leeuw Jan (Artis) Medium: Environment friendly Acrylic Emulsion Size: Lifesize … Continue reading

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Street Artist Ben EINE makes it into Amsterdam

Ben Eine at work on one of his giant letters in London. Photograph: Sven Davis/Arrestedmotion.com Ben Eine: the street artist who’s made it to the White House David Cameron’s choice of present for President Obama propelled a largely unknown street artist … Continue reading

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Pipsqueak was here!!! Wall at Krakeling, Amsterdam

Amsterdam based artists Pipsqueak was here!!! did a huge wall at de Krakeling in Amsterdam. They are also exhibiting at Look for Art Gallery with Matt Small, Schoony and Zeus till the 17th of June. Please come by the gallery … Continue reading

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21st of June – 17th of August ‘t Hollands stilleven in plastic by Richard Kuiper

Richard Kuiper, laat de Gouden eeuw in plastic herleven. Info expositie: datum: 21 Juni – 17 Augustus Open Monday – Friday 11.00 – 18.00hrs Evenings and during the weekend on appointment call +31650215435 or e-mail info@lookforart.nl Klik voor meer werk … Continue reading

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Preview Kunst Rai, stand 44, Look for Art Gallery

(URBAN) CONTEMPORARY ART & PHOTOGRAPHY Artist: Cris Taola Olivares Title: Museum Square Amsterdam WC soccer final Netherlands – Spain 2010 Sizes: 40x60cm / 70x105cm Editions: 10 / 5 Artists: Pipsqueak was here!!! Title: These loyal antipodes Size: Medium: mixed media … Continue reading

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Jesse Faber: Recycled Rembrandt Paintings

Artist: Jesse Faber Title: Fender size: 40 x 48 cm Medium: oil on prepared cardboard ‘A fortunate stroke within the realm of Contemporary Art: nothing is passé, only recycled. This takes on a literal connotation with Dutch artist Jesse Faber. … Continue reading

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New work by Paul Blanca!

Paul Blanca (1958) brengt een nieuwe serie werken die verslag doen van zijn  leven in de afgelopen 12 maanden. Een roerige periode waarin zijn vriendin plotseling overleed en hij opnieuw balans moest zien te vinden. Typerend voor zijn werk is de combinatie van … Continue reading

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New David Spiller Prints

We are proud to present two new David Spiller prints. Be quick though, due to overwhelming demand these prints sell out quickly. Artist: David Spiller Title: Love the ones you love Size Paper: 95x95cm Size Image: 80x80cm Limited edition 75 … Continue reading

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24 May 2012 Opening W Books Store, with art from Look for Art Gallery

WBOOKS OPENT CONCEPT STORE IN HET ARSENAAL UNIEKE BELEVING MET DUIZENDEN BOEKEN IN DE LANGSTE BOEKENKAST TER WERELD, INTERIEUR EN KUNST VAN LOOK FOR ART GALLERY Naarden, 26 april  2012 WBOOKS uitgever met het grootste assortiment kunst-, lifestyle- en geschiedenisboeken in … Continue reading

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Lastplak skate bowl in Jordaan, Amsterdam

Lastplak is a collective of artists with various backgrounds in graffiti, “street art”, visual arts and design. As a group and individually we work on murals, pieces, paintings, stickers, shirts, etc. Since we enjoy painting together, it doesn’t matter to … Continue reading

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Invest in Art NOW: Philips de Pury sets new record for Basquiat!

Phillips Nets $86.9 M. at Contemporary Art Sale, Buoyed by Record $16.3 M. Basquiat Jean-Michel Basquiat, Untitled, 1981 $16.3 million on an estimate of $8 million to $12 million A work on wood by Jean-Michel Basquiat set a new record … Continue reading

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Invest in Art NOW; another evening sale with record prices

Roy Lichtenstein, Sleeping Girl, 1964 $44.9 million on an estimate of $30 million to $40 million Lichtenstein and Bacon Lead $266 M. Sale of Contemporary Art at Sotheby’s. An iconic painting by Roy Lichtenstein set a new worldwide auction record … Continue reading

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Bear Market? Invest in Art NOW

Mark Rothko, Orange, Red, Yellow, 1961 $86.9 million on an estimate of $35 million to $45 million Christie’s Nets $388.5 Million in Highest Contemporary Art Auction Ever, Led by Record $87 Million Rothko Artists records fell one after another: Rothko, … Continue reading

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Punk Princess by Alice Wielinga

The ‘Punk Princess’ (2009) series is closely related to Alice’s personal life. This series represents the emotions Alice felt while going through a heartbreak. The character ‘Punk Princess’ is based on her own personality. The character began as a sweet and naïve … Continue reading

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Binnenkort te zien, Alice Wielinga

‘Binnenkort te Zien’ (2008) was commissioned as an art project by the local government in Oss, the Netherlands. The project was exhibited in a nature area called Herperduin, which was disrupted at that time due to a forest transformation project. … Continue reading

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Blek le Rat, Stencil Pioneer

Blek le Rat’s stencils distill the essence of the human struggle into poetically concise images. Blek shows clarity in his work, he makes every stylized mark count, yielding art that is at once personal and universal, economical in gesture, and … Continue reading

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New Prints by Pipsqueak was here!!!

Pipsqueak was here!!! is at play describing the tension between human nature and nature in general. Title: Going South Size: 103x73cm Edition: 25 Price: € 250,- (unframed) € 350,- (framed) A depiction of the crumbling down of a modern business … Continue reading

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Opening exhibition Look for Art Gallery called Bear Market

Look for Art Gallery opened its doors in Amsterdam on Friday the 27th of April in a location that could not fit its chosen theme any better. The financial district of “ De Zuidas” where the gallery will open up … Continue reading

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Giles Walker’s Extraordinary Last Supper

Giles Walker’s extraordinary Last Supper On Saturday 24th March Black Rat will be hosting the preview of Giles Walker’s extraordinary Last Supper. A year in the making this remarkable work is a fully animated sculpture consisting of thirteen mechanical figures … Continue reading

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Meet Iranian Art Duo Icy and Sot

Street art is a growing phenomenon in cities around the world, but it still comes as a surprise to see images of Icy and Sot’s work on the streets of Tehran. The artists favor faces of children and the elderly and messages … Continue reading

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the making of: Art in the Street, MOCA L.A.

Must See! Please check the film here: art in the street, moca L.A. The Museum of Contemporary Art presents Art in the Streets, the first major U.S. museum exhibition of the history of graffiti and street art. The exhibition will trace the development … Continue reading

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Rotterdam by night by Pipsqueak was here..for RAW ARTFAIR

Pipsqueak was here.. made a special citygrid painting and other works for RAW ART FAIR. Here you can see the making of the Rotterdam skyline by night.. The end result of the Rotterdam Skyline by night… Artist: Pipsqueak was here… … Continue reading

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8-12 February RAW Art Fair Rotterdam

RAW is the new art fair in the city of Rotterdam. Young, fresh and different-that is how it will be! RAW offers its visitors, gallerists, artists and collectors a completely revisited art fair experience. The fair will take place from the 8th … Continue reading

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Eloquent Vandals Film

ELOQUENT VANDALS Running time : 25.17 Now available online as a free download, Eloquent Vandals shot on location at Nuart by Saft film and scored by Nick Smith features work and interviews from and many more. Let us know what ya think ! … Continue reading

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Fashion photography’s leading lights

The 2011 Top 10 fashion photographers – from an auction revenue perspective – includes the classic trio Irving PENN, Richard AVEDONand Peter LINDBERGH… with Helmut NEWTON not far behind. With hindsight, 2004 was a pivotal year for photography with the death of Richard Avedon … Continue reading

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New Banksy in London?

Taking the phrase “Shop till you drop” to whole new level or height.  A new unconfirmed stencil resembling the work of street artist Banksy. post via Juxtapoz.

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Topondernemers als Erland Galjaard en Erwin van Lambaart wijzen door bezuinigingen geteisterde sector de weg

Topondernemers als Erland Galjaard en Erwin van Lambaart wijzen door bezuinigingen geteisterde sector de weg artist: Richard Kuiper title: De dove kaars Cultureel ondernemen en nieuwe verdienmodellen moeten kunst-, cultuur en mediasector toekomst bieden De kunst- , cultuur en mediasector … Continue reading

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Banksy hit Big Ben (Halloween Hoax)

Newsflash: Buccaneering graffiti ghost Banksy has outraged the establishment once again as Londoners woke up early this morning to see his cheeky Halloween handiwork on one of the city’s most iconic monuments: Big Ben. ‘From clockface to cockface!’ tweets one online supporter, … Continue reading

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Win one of two Pipsqueaked scooters from ABN Amro Bank

Affordable Art Fair Op de beursvloer vind je heel veel kunstwerken, allemaal geprijsd tussen de EUR 100,- en EUR 5.000,-. Nieuw dit jaar is een speciaal gebied met kunst tot EUR 500,-. Honderden kunstenaars vanuit binnen- en buitenland worden vertegenwoordigd door ruim 85 … Continue reading

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Available works by Matty Small

My name’s Matt Small, he says…No, no street name, I’m not a street artist,calling me Matty Small is about the closest you’ll get to a street name for me. While his work – essentially portraiture – is a million miles away … Continue reading

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Two Mario Testino photographs available..

Mario Testino is best known for his highly polished, exotically bright advertising campaigns and his exquisitely styled photographs of the couture scene. His style has been described as “luxury realism”, though Testino himself resists analysing it too much. He often … Continue reading

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New Artist: Matty Small

Matty Small is a passionate believer in social inclusion and that, given the opportunities to be heard and respected, all individuals have something of value to contribute to society. His paintings are an expression of his world view: by painting … Continue reading

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New Artist: ZEUS…

Zeus born 1968 London, UK 1994-1997 Chelsea College of Art Lives and works in London During the 1980′s, a young Zeus still in his teens, met Tim Westwood, one of the most influential figures of the 1980′s London hip-hop scene. This … Continue reading

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tips for Frieze week in London

Frieze Art Fair Frieze Art Fair features over 170 of the most exciting contemporary art galleries in the world. The fair also includes specially commissioned artists’ projects, a prestigious talks programme and an artist-led education schedule. New opening times 12pm – … Continue reading

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Mr. Brainwash invites artists from all over the world..

Mr. Brainwash is inviting all artists to come and be a part of his upcoming show in Los Angeles entitled Art Show 2011. For the exhibition, he is donating over 20,000 square feet of space to showcase donated works from around … Continue reading

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Big street artists on Arti11, Banksy, Mr. Brainwash,EINE, Pipsqueak was here..

Arti11 The Hague 5- 9 October www.arti11.nl We are asked to organize a big street art show on the Dutch Art fair www.arti11.nl So we present some big names from the Graffiti and Street art scene.. Banksy, Mr. Brainwash, Gary … Continue reading

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Ghost Village By Remi/Rough and friends..

The Ghostvillage Project was created over 3 days on the west coast of Scotland. 6 artists – Timid, Remi/Rough, System, Stormie Mills, Juice 126, Derm – were given free reign to paint in an abandoned 1970s village. Working together on … Continue reading

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New Pipsqueaks works in Raamsdonkveer and Batu Belig Bali!!

Pipsqueak first went to Bali and then to Raamsdonksveer to make some great murals.. making of doors Raamsdonksveer And they also went to Bali for the holidays.. Where they Pipsqueaked! some walls and surfboards.. Pipsqueak monkeys in Bali We present … Continue reading

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New David Spiller prints and other available works..

We have two new prints of David Spiller.. David Spiller’s art is filled with life and energy. In his bright, airy canvases Spiller compresses a world of influences, ideas and impressions. His art is a blend of styles, mixing the … Continue reading

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New Artist: Kool Koor

About Kool Koor: I grew up around artists. My mom is an artist. As a kid I can remember her doing a lot of realism works in pastels. My sister Evelyn is an artist as well. Her portraits were so … Continue reading

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3 Kings by Remi Rough and Jason/System

It’s been a very busy year for Remi Rough. Creating several big walls, one of which was the 3 Kings Mural together with Jason/System. Honouring the 3 Kings of Graffiti Dondi, Rammelzee and Basquiat.. For the making of… Please check … Continue reading

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New Artist: Robert Bradford

BIOGRAPHY Robert Bradford grew up in a fairly bland South London suburb and wanted to become an artist from a very young age. He did his Foundation at Beckenham School of Art , his B.A. in painting at Ravensbourne College of Art in … Continue reading

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Evian “Live young” photo auction for Orange Babies

Evian Live Young Photography Auction Live Young is an attitude, a fresh eye and a new optimistic angle of looking at the world. We’ve asked 10 renowned photographers to give us their vision of Live Young. You’re invited to take your share … Continue reading

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Guan Yu Transformer

Chinese Art Graduate Honors Ancient General with 30-Foot-Tall Transformer Statue When I built stuff in art class, it was usually just a weird vase or a lumpy mug. When it came time for Bi Heng, a student at the Central … Continue reading

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New print release Mr. Brainwash, Juxtapose

On May 20th there will be a new print released by mr. Brainwash. A very cool and large one. Hope we can get our hands on one. Check new inventory on May 20th to see if we have one for … Continue reading

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