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The Happening is Happening

Posted by on Aug 20, 2013 in Anagnorisis Picks, Announcements, Art On View, Art Shows, Events, Featured | 0 comments

The Happening is Happening

THE HAPPENING is a POP-UP ART PARTY in Chelsea! The Anagnorisis Art Project has partnered up with artist Allison Sommers, who has curated a fantastical one-night exhibition of painting, drawing, sculpture, performance, music, and more from a strange and wonderful group of artists. The work in the show is not for sale – this is a party meant to spark creativity and invigorate minds in the most unpretentious way possible.   Participants include: Michal Brodka, Rachael Bridge,Kira Bucca, Tim Cluff, Katrina Cunningham, Joe Concra,...

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Anagnorisis Art Project Curates a Carnivalesque, One-Night Exhibition for Gemini & Scorpio’s Tenth Anniversary Party, The Lost Circus

Posted by on Aug 6, 2013 in Art Shows, Events, Featured | 0 comments

Anagnorisis Art Project Curates a Carnivalesque, One-Night Exhibition for Gemini & Scorpio’s Tenth Anniversary Party, The Lost Circus

Come one, come all to see The Center Ring, a spectacular spectacle of an exhibition of artworks, specially curated by the Anagnorisis Art Project for Gemini & Scorpio‘s annual steampunk party The Lost Circus. A full online gallery of images can be seen on the exhibition page here. Gemini & Scorpio has been asking Anagnorisis to put a show together for one of its parties for years. We couldn’t refuse when G&S announced their three-day tenth anniversary steampunk-themed celebration coming up this weekend. The...

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Ontological | An Exhibition of Introspective Artworks by Yuri Leonov and Jake Blake

Posted by on Jul 13, 2013 in Announcements, Art On View, Art Shows, Featured | 0 comments

Ontological | An Exhibition of Introspective Artworks by Yuri Leonov and Jake Blake

After a very long hiatus, the Anagnorisis Art Project is finally getting ready to present its next exhibition, opening later this month. In fact, we’ve got four events coming up between now and September. More details on them can be found here. You can also be kept up to date by signing up for our mailing list in the side bar to the right or by liking our facebook page. Our next exhibition, Ontological, is a two-man show comprised of quiet, yet masculine multi-media paintings from emerging artists Yuri Leonov and Jake Blake, which...

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Caitlin Hackett’s “In Memory” Limited Edition Prints Available

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in Artist Spotlight, Featured, Prints, Store | 0 comments

Caitlin Hackett’s “In Memory” Limited Edition Prints Available

Samantha Levin Fine Art is pleased to offer limited edition prints of one of artist Caitlin Hackett’s most popular paintings, “In Memory.” There are two editions available. Details inside.

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Excellent Exhibitions Abroad and Away | Anagnorisis Picks

Posted by on May 9, 2013 in Anagnorisis Picks, Art On View, Featured | 0 comments

Excellent Exhibitions Abroad and Away | Anagnorisis Picks

On my blog, I usually like to focus on what’s going on in New York and its nearby areas, not only because I’m selfish and live here, but also because I feel as though most of the blogs that cater to our New Contemporary genre and all its branches, focus largely on the west coast. But there are two interesting exhibitions coming up that I would feel remiss not to mention because of the interesting lineup and curating involved. Bonus New York show at the end to bring things back to normal. Click the headers of each section for more...

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Artful Weekend Plans | Anagnorisis Picks

Posted by on May 8, 2013 in Anagnorisis Picks, Art On View, Events, Featured | 0 comments

Artful Weekend Plans | Anagnorisis Picks

This weekend is going to be a wonderful one for the arts – there’s a lot going on and I won’t be able to come close to touching upon most of it. This is the second of the two art fair seasons in New York, so beyond the various art fairs to attend, there are also lots of events and exhibitions planned in concurrence. Here are my recommendations for the weekend along with links to a couple of other more comprehensive guides.

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Die Wunderkammer; Objects of Virtue | Babble Report

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 in Babble Report, Featured | 1 comment

Die Wunderkammer; Objects of Virtue  |  Babble Report

Thanks to the generosity of artist Lori Field, I recently had the pleasure of attending the VIP opening of a new exhibition, Die Wunderkammer; Objects of Virtue. Curated by Jason Patrick Voegele and Keith Schweitzer of Republic Worldwide this wondrous exhibition is installed at a new gallery called The Lodge at 131 Chrystie Street in New York City.

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Rooms | An Art Collector’s Pop Up Exhibition

Posted by on Mar 12, 2013 in Anagnorisis Picks, Collector Spotlight, Events, Featured, Interviews | 0 comments

Rooms | An Art Collector’s Pop Up Exhibition

Collector and curator, Avi Gitler, who has collected artwork from around the world, talks a little about his love for art and invites you to view his current pop up exhibition in New York's TriBeCa district.

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Oh No! It’s Armory Week!

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 in Events, Featured | 0 comments

Oh No! It’s Armory Week!

New York Armory week is about to begin again in a couple of days (or tonight in some cases). The world is about to descend upon a myriad of art exhibits in little 200 sq foot galleries over the course of the coming weekend. Recommendations, including the rogue (UN)Fair, within!

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Art New York This Week | Anagnorisis Picks

Posted by on Feb 21, 2013 in Anagnorisis Picks, Art Shows, Featured | 0 comments

Art New York This Week | Anagnorisis Picks

It would seem that you all preferred my periodic art show picks emails over my glitchy calendar. Well, I suppose I don't blame you. So, here are my picks for this week - mostly what I'll be going to this very Saturday, February 23rd, including an exhibition all about scent.

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