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Book signing SHOE American Bookstore, Spui

On Saturday November 10th, internationally known artist Niels Shoe Meulman will paint the ABC windows and sign copies of his new book ‘Painter’ from 15.00 onwards. About the Book: ‘Niels Shoe Meulman: Painter’ is an avalanche of visual poetry and poetic … Continue reading

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New work by Zeus(UK)

Love by Zeus Photography Mikey Easton Love crash small Edition of 5 for sale at Opera Gallery. 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 … Continue reading

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November Avro Street Art maand op televisie

Opium TV Wat: Kunstenaar Jasper Krabbé gaat op pad met Mark Chalmers, oprichter van het collectief Creative Social. Chalmers brengt Krabbé naar een aantal opvallende StreetArt werken. In zijn vaste rubriek in Opium TV gaat Jasper Krabbé dieper op ze … Continue reading

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Artwork Erwin Stienstra in Groningen

Een huiselijk Hollands tegeltableau, dat interactief is… Vanaf vrijdag 26 Oktober 2012 is het een feit: kunstenaar Erwin Stienstra realiseert een kunstwerk dat vanaf dan de entree van de Gelkingestraat zal sieren. Het kunstwerk maakt niet alleen de entree van … Continue reading

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Urban Art Auction at Bonhams

In conjunction with Bonhams Auction House holding their first United States Urban Art Auction on October 29, 2012, in Los Angeles, we sit down with Gareth Williams, who oversees Bonhams contemporary, urban, and modern design sales at the London-based auctioneers. From … Continue reading

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Bubbles!

Bubbles is a group show with a Pop/Urban selection of artists. Look for Art Gallery presents several world renowned and very talented artists. Bubbles is a feast for the eye and makes you happy. Like Bubbles do… Bubbles starts on … Continue reading

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Plastic People by Peter Hebbing & Paul Ruigrok

Plastic People. An anthology from a collection of six inch plastic figures originally made as toys in the 70’s. Enlarged they reveal their true character and personality. A special collaboration in Concept and Photography by Peter Hebbing and Paul Ruigrok. These works … Continue reading

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14-11-12 / 12-12-12 Richard Kuiper in Vanitas; Contemporary Reflections MOMA Moscow

Vanitas: Contemporary Reflections Richard Kuiper will exhibit his Dutch Still lives in plastic with other leading Dutch contemporary artists such as Erwin Olaf & Joep van Lieshout – will take place from 14 November till 12 December 2012 in Moscow … Continue reading

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21/10/12 Richard Kuiper in the National Center for Contemporary Arts Arsenal Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

An exhibition of Dutch Still live in plastic by Richard Kuiper in Nizhny Novgorod will take place from October 21st till November 7th in the National Center for Contemporary Arts Arsenal (see: http://www.ncca.ru/en/articles.text?filial=3&id=48). It’s the best contemporary art museum in Russia apart … Continue reading

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New work by Zeus!

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Please Share & Vote for Pipsqueak was here!!!

We aim to improve the world by recycling all that is worthwhile. Pipsqueak Was Here!!! is our name. It describes exactly what we are, small, insignificant, yet loud and presumptuous, working on our little voices to be heard. There are two of us, … Continue reading

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new works by Pipsqueak was here!!!

Title: Repository Size: 100x100cm Medium: Mixed Media For purchasing info e-mail: info@lookforart.nl Painting of Rank Xerox and Cat Woman Title: Copy Cat Size: 188 x 134 cm Medium: Mixed media on wooden panels. For purchasing info e-mail: info@lookforart.nl Title: Put on … Continue reading

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Russian Women by Alice Wielinga

‘Russian Women’ (2012) ‘Russian Women’ talks about Russian women and the stereotypical ideas around them. The series contains three diptychs, each based on a specific Russian visual language. The communist poster is used as a voice for both the communist … Continue reading

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Cris Toala Olivares, an amazing photographer!

The work of Cris Toala Olivares is exhibited in the exhibition: “Fijne Hanen” From 30/08/2012 – 30/09/2012 at Look for Art Gallery NILIN (2009 West Bank, Nilin) Traangas bombardement door Israelische soldaten in West Bank. FORMAAT: 60 X 40 MATERIAAL: … Continue reading

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Best auction results street artists under 40

Banksy’s “Keep it spotless” fetched $ 1.700.000,- a defaced Damien Hirst Pharmaceutical (spot) painting Street Art artists under 40 The Street Art movement was born in the streets of New York city in the early 1970′s. It spread quickly in … Continue reading

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JR Inside Out in Tilburg! Moeders gezocht..

Tilburgers maken samen groots kunstproject Doe mee aan een van de grootste kunstprojecten ter wereld. Samen maken we in Tilburg de grootste versie van het project “Inside Out” ooit. Alle inwoners van Tilburg kunnen meedoen. Het project maakt van persoonlijke … Continue reading

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Time lapse in Beijing by Alice Wielinga

About ‘Time Lapse In Beijing’ by Alice Wielinga The series ‘Time Lapse In Beijing’ describes a lapse in time. The series illustrates the possibilities of what would happen should three important historical periods occur at the same time. The periods consist of … Continue reading

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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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