Here is an exciting project featuring enigmatic downtown artist Kenny Scharf, who has been invited to spray and hand paint a great number of New York City’s roll-down, store-front shutters for The Street Gallery, a new public art project by the Mediacy Group’s Gatescapes program. As a part of the partnership, Anonymous Gallery was invited to curate and assist in the development of the project. Anonymous Gallery will present these painted gates as part of its ongoing public art program and create innovative opportunities for the public to view the artwork. Kenny Scharf was selected for his talent as a painter, his undeniable influence on downtown art and culture, and his general flare for
Dear Keith will present 140+ works of art and objects from Haring’s personal collection, all on offer from the Keith Haring Foundation – an organization established by the artist shortly before his death in 1990 from HIV/AIDS-related causes. Haring’s collection features works gifted to, purchased by and traded with Haring among friends and artists in his community, including Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Kenny Scharf, and many more.
Scharf will offer the viewer the opportunity to enter a magical and impressive space that will revolutionize their senses through a delirious installation.
‘Mickey: The True Original Exhibition,’ an interactive art exhibit to open in New York in honour of the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse.
In addition to Warhol’s highly anticipated retrospective at New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art, the Dia Art Foundation is planning an ambitious reunion of Warhol’s monumental Shadows. Up to 50 of the series’ brightly coloured canvases, will take over the Calvin Klein headquarters in Manhattan this October.