Author Archives: Kalika Farmer

RX Art Benefit

RxArt, an organazation that works to to put original contemporary art in hospital rooms held its annual benefit this month, honoring Dan Colen’s permanent installation for King’s County Hospital Pediatrics. The event raised more than $250,000 to support the organization’s mission. As the many arts patrons and artists such as Neville Wakefield, Olympia Scarry, and [...]

Ecstatic Contact

Jules de Balincourt, the artist known for his figurative paintings, opened his first solo show at the Bowery space of Salon 94. The exhibition centers around six large paintings which illustrate the artist’s attempt to “address the uncertainties of contemporary human life.” The crowded gallery scene at the opening included the likes of new age [...]

Starlight, Starbright

The stars shine bright for up-and-comer Kilo Kish, the Orlando-born, Brooklyn-based 22 year old née Lakisha Robinson. Here, in an exclusive video, the celestial flower child discusses finding inspiration in nature, spirituality, what it means to be limitless and how her generation is single-handedly transforming rap from the inside out, DIY style. After releasing tracks in 2012 [...]