Tag: Art Basel

Words & Photography by : Monica Uszerowicz Far too many analogies have been drawn between human existence and sport: the need to stay in the game, the drive and force it takes to never give up, the fraught, thin line between winning and losing and what each signify. Few can make the comparison as eloquently [...]

Interviewed by : Stef Vidal Primary Projects presents Contender, a selection of new works from Kenton Parker during Art Basel Miami at their new project space in Downtown Miami. In a solo show dedicated to self-portraiture through sculpture, painting, installation and photography, the artist challenges the viewer with a swell of raw emotions. On location at Milk Studios (Los Angeles), Parker calls on long-time [...]

Words By Galena Mosovich Artist Kenton Parker didn’t know the word “selfie” would become Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year when he was prepping for Art Basel at Milk Studios in Los Angeles. Parker’s solo exhibition Contender opens to the public Monday, Dec. 2 with an impeccably-timed collection of self-portraiture and exploration in the form of photography, sculpture, [...]

If an artist screams during Art Basel Miami Beach, does anybody hear it? One of Miami’s most promising artists, Autumn Casey, is putting that to the test quite literally as the white tents of the international art fairs open late next week. Casey, represented by gallery Primary Projects and recent winner of North Miami’s Museum [...]

Words by : Monica Uszerowicz Becoming privy to an individual’s imagination is a privilege of viewing art, a privilege one forgets unless reminded. Sometimes the artist becomes disassociated from the piece itself somewhere between its construction and its entry into the public, but ultimately — lest we forget — those are someone’s thoughts you’re looking [...]