Modern

Serpentine Sculptures – Marc Gibian

Serpentine Sculptures – Marc Gibian

Marc Gibian’s Serpentine Sculptures bring whorling steel tendrils to the Hudson River Esplanade. These three structures are Twister, Offshoot, and Torque.

The Dinner Party – Judy Chicago

The Dinner Party – Judy Chicago

Iconoclast Judy Chicago changed women’s history. Her extraordinary 1975 masterwork The Dinner Party still speaks volumes. It moves us with accomplishments of women in history

Duken Delpe

Duken Delpe

Computers provide the paint brush for Duken Delpe’s art. He knows their workings well. So, Duken uses each piece in his work with insight.

Mario Gonzales

Mario Gonzales

Mario Gonzales paints monsters and men. There’s little difference between them in his edgy, intriguing work. Famous for his tagline When it Reigns, I’m Poor, Mario makes art that speaks to the city.

Crixtover Edwin

Crixtover Edwin

A focused figurative artist, Crixtover Edwin paints magical portraits. This painter bridges the fantasy reality gap with a delicate touch and bright details.

WaterColor by Antonio

WaterColor by Antonio

WaterColor by Antonio lifts and lightens bodies with his work. There’s profound depth as well. That’s because strong lines and archetypal themes ground the work.

Randi Matushevitz – Ugly Portraits

Randi Matushevitz – Ugly Portraits

Los Angeles painter, Randi Matushevitz reminds us badass babes are ageless. Her Ugly Portraits thrill me in a world buried behind cuteness filters.

Nathan McKenney

Nathan McKenney

Painter Nathan McKenney, AKA @early_touch, creates engrossing artwork. If you love to dive into a painting and get lost in multiple meanings, this is the painter for you.

LadyKflo’s Best Art and Photography Books

LadyKflo’s Best Art and Photography Books

An exceptional coffee table book can change your life. In fact, the best art book in my collection did exactly that. Several of my photography books are life-changers too.

Tina Barney – Photographer

Tina Barney – Photographer

Tina Barney takes pictures of people in their comfort zones. But I love her most because she taught me how to look at photography as art.

Federico Clapis – Sculptor

Federico Clapis – Sculptor

I’ve long been obsessed with secret babies and taboos. Thus, my love for artist Federico Clapis. His babies aren’t the polished perfection of society’s status quo.

Alice Austen House Museum

Alice Austen House Museum

Iconoclast Alice Austen captured her world with a keen photographer’s eye. Ahead of her time, Austen started taking pictures at only ten years old. Lucky for us, she never stopped.

Michelle Albala Makes Sexy Art

Michelle Albala Makes Sexy Art

Artist Michelle Albala grew up in Tokyo, Tel Aviv, Florence, and California. She started making sexy art in NYC after art school. Then Michelle found a new inspiration in Tahitian pearls and African gems. Thus, she now also creates fine jewelry as wearable art.

Halloween Paintings by Cecilia Garcia de Lama

Halloween Paintings by Cecilia Garcia de Lama

Halloween brings ghosts and ghouls to our front door. Why not our paintings too? Check these out from Cecilia Garcia de Lama.

Brick House – Simone Leigh – Sculptor

Brick House – Simone Leigh – Sculptor

A powerful woman awaits on 10th Avenue Highline bridge – Brick House. She’s Simone Leigh’s glorious sculpture at 30th Street.

Tom Otterness – The Real World Sculptures

Tom Otterness – The Real World Sculptures

Tom Otterness charms with The Real World. Bronze whimsical miniature figures tell funny stories. But there’s an undercurrent of conflict too.

National American Indian Museum

National American Indian Museum

The Smithsonian American Indian Museum in NYC stays open 365 days a year with free admission. Its iconic marble statues depict four continents as women.

Talk Smart About Art

Talk Smart About Art

Art is everywhere. But appreciating it takes thought and time. That means looking up from the phone and away from the screen… at least some of the time.