Category Archives: James Alicea

Choppin’ It Up: Lexi Bella

596: Congratulations on your successful solo show “Lipgloss and Tears” at LowBrow Artique last Friday night. I initially thought a real good lipgloss can help stop the tears when I read the title. How did this show come about and

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Choppin’ It Up: Lexi Bella

596: Congratulations on your successful solo show “Lipgloss and Tears” at LowBrow Artique last Friday night. I initially thought a real good lipgloss can help stop the tears when I read the title. How did this show come about and

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Inspiration: #2 Robert Rauschenberg

(Untitled, ca. 1954) Freestanding combine: oil, pencil, crayon, paper, canvas, fabric, newspaper, photographs, wood, glass, mirror, tin, cork, and found painting with pair of painted leather shoes, dried grass, and Dominique hen mounted on wood structure on five casters; 86

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Inspiration: #2 Robert Rauschenberg

(Untitled, ca. 1954) Freestanding combine: oil, pencil, crayon, paper, canvas, fabric, newspaper, photographs, wood, glass, mirror, tin, cork, and found painting with pair of painted leather shoes, dried grass, and Dominique hen mounted on wood structure on five casters; 86

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Choppin’ It Up: Chad Gordon

(Photos and words by Laurie Markiewicz) Everybody is familiar with the bright fluorescent orange 99cent sticker from the grocery or discount stores. They would be slabbed onto boxes of crackers or single pairs of white tube sock packages. Eye-catching to

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Choppin’ It Up: Chad Gordon

(Photos and words by Laurie Markiewicz) Everybody is familiar with the bright fluorescent orange 99cent sticker from the grocery or discount stores. They would be slabbed onto boxes of crackers or single pairs of white tube sock packages. Eye-catching to

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596 Inspiration: #1 Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden , Pittsburgh Memory, 1964 collage of printed papers with graphite on cardboard. In a 1969 article, “Rectangular Structure in my Montage Paintings,” Bearden explained his approach in making collages: “In most instances in creating a picture, I use

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596 Inspiration: #1 Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden , Pittsburgh Memory, 1964 collage of printed papers with graphite on cardboard. In a 1969 article, “Rectangular Structure in my Montage Paintings,” Bearden explained his approach in making collages: “In most instances in creating a picture, I use

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Exhibition: Natural Athlete Krause Gallery w/ BlusterOne and more….

This Friday, August 29, 2014, James “BlusterOne” Alicea will be unveiling two new pieces of work in the pop-up exhibition, “Natural Athlete” at the Krause Gallery  in the Lower East Side, NYC. Curated by MrTwoThree, other artists include Will Suarez of Mosaic

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Exhibition: Natural Athlete Krause Gallery w/ BlusterOne and more….

This Friday, August 29, 2014, James “BlusterOne” Alicea will be unveiling two new pieces of work in the pop-up exhibition, “Natural Athlete” at the Krause Gallery  in the Lower East Side, NYC. Curated by MrTwoThree, other artists include Will Suarez of Mosaic

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596AU @ Boogie on the Boulevard (theBronx!)

(Sunday, August 10, 2014) – Blust and I are excited to announce our participation in the Summer Sundays series at the Bronx Museum this Sunday, August 10, 2014. We’ll be selling affordable canvas totes, bandanas, prints, and posters (maybe some stickers) alongside

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596AU @ Boogie on the Boulevard (theBronx!)

(Sunday, August 10, 2014) – Blust and I are excited to announce our participation in the Summer Sundays series at the Bronx Museum this Sunday, August 10, 2014. We’ll be selling affordable canvas totes, bandanas, prints, and posters (maybe some stickers) alongside

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