“Sensacional” Mexican Design: Centro Cultural de las Artes. SLP, MX / Diary # 3

One of the best ways to see a city is through its advertisements, especially when hand made. Perhaps we’re feeling this way because increasingly there is a blurred line today between street artists branding their legal/illegal work on the street with social media tags or websites that lead to products to purchase – effectively functioning as advertisement. Sensacional: Mexican Design. […]

“Sensacional” Mexican Design: Centro Cultural de las Artes. SLP, MX / Diary # 3

One of the best ways to see a city is through its advertisements, especially when hand made. Perhaps we’re feeling this way because increasingly there is a blurred line today between street artists branding their legal/illegal work on the street with social media tags or websites that lead to products to purchase – effectively functioning as advertisement. Sensacional: Mexican Design. […]

“Short Cuts” by Artist Charlie Roberts

A selection of new paintings by American artist Charlie Roberts. Currently based in Oslo, Roberts’ work takes inspiration from pop culture, hiphop, comics, folk art, as well as artists like Henri Matisse, James Ensor, and Florine Stettheimer. Marking his first presentation in Taipei, “Short Cuts” offers up an investigation into what it means for the modern subject to grow, create, […]

“Consider Things” by Photographer Erli Grünzweil

Vienna, Austria-based photographer Erli Grünzweil (previously featured here) explores the relationship between objects and humans in his most recent series, and subsequent photobook, “Consider Things”. Merging themes of destruction, consumerism, and new possibilities, the work centers around “things.” Grünzweil explains: “Things, as part of the artificial and man-made world, served as the starting point for this work. Specifically, destroyed things […]

BSA Film Friday: 05.20.22

May 20, 2022 Artists, BSA Film Friday Our weekly focus on the moving image and art in the streets. And other oddities. Now screening:1. WATER III – A film by Morgan Maassen2. Graffiti TV 101: Tank3. No Cry Babies – Volume 2 WATER. We simply can’t live without it. That’s obvious – a natural resource that never should be privatized. […]

The 26 Best Gifts For Sports Fans In 2022

Let’s kick off the next round of your perfect gift-giving streak with one of these perfect gifts for sports fans. This isn’t the time to make mistakes. We’re here to give you all the gift-buying coaching you need to score the perfect gift for your sports fan recipient the first time around. No mistakes, just gift home runs that will […]

Artist Spotlight: Juan de Dios Morenilla

Born in Caravaca de la Cruz, Murcia, Spain, artist Juan de Dios Morenilla’s work is a compendium of relationships and influences from recent popular culture; music, cinema, video games, and cartoons, along with an awareness of the Spanish pictorial tradition. Though his initial sketch process involves many changes, Morenilla appreciates painting for its finality—the ability to freeze or stop a […]