Tag Archives: glenn o’brien

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 [...]

Paddle8

The latest addition to the blossoming pool of online exhibition platforms, Paddle8 functions as a membership-based website facilitating art collection of the most relevant and contemporary artists. With each exhibition, eight art world heavy-hitters rotate in, commenting on their favorite works from the online show and their relationship to art in general. To launch the [...]

Screentesting, again

Gerard Malanga, once a close friend and right-hand-man of Warhol’s, has collaborated with designer Adam Kimmel on a new video project in homage to — who else? — his late companion. Unabashedly entitled Screentest, the project was envisioned as a part of Kimmel’s Fall/Winter 2009 presentation in Paris, and sees Malanga, in an extension of [...]