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“Configuration” at 2018 Scope International Art Fair Miami Beach December 4th – December 9th, 2018
ArtAboveReality is pleased to present “Configuration”, a group exhibition highlighting works that delve into the human figure, form and the arrangement of media in their respective practices. With the human figure being a major subject throughout art history, these artists reinterpret elements of past works into contemporary currency. Sourcing... Read more
Relational Chemistry: A Introspective of Urban Experience
“Relational Chemistry” is set to open at Ivben Studios on October 16th, 2018 featuring a collection of works by Philadelphia based contemporary artist across multiple practices. ArtAboveReality is pleased to present “Relational Chemistry: An Introspective of Urban Experience”, a group survey highlighting nineteen contemporary artists in the city of... Read more
Reality Talks: Episode One – Jane Golden
On Reality Talks, we speak with working artists and arts professionals on navigating the art world. Through introspective conversation, our guests provide knowledge on the market, public projects and the artistic process. For our opening episode we had the pleasure of interviewing Jane Golden, the Executive Director of The... Read more
Digitalia: Examining Blackness in a Museum Through Technology
Consider this: In the future, you’ll walk into your local museum and see nothing. That’s right. Nothing at all. Gone are your museum preconceptions about popularity, prestige, inclusivity and from which rich family’s collection the museum sourced the work. Instead, you’re welcomed by encrypted images, digital kiosks and instructions... Read more
Black Bodies, Feminism and Representation. Is the use of the body in art the most effective way to examine social inequities and help to progress the surrounding conversation?
The body being one of if not the most sacred pieces of humanity, is also often one of the most scrutinized, abused and controlled entities of our society. It has been used to judge, influence and portray humanity, creating a classification system to which certain validations are required for... Read more
Visiting the 2018 Venice Biennale and the Work that Caught My Eye via My Instagram
#PlacesAndSpaces2017 – Traveled to the beautiful country of #Italy with one mission… get to the @labiennale! I was so excited when we got the itinerary. When I first arrived at the Arsenale I was so anxious that what I was about to see would be a little over the... Read more
From the Vapour of Gasoline at White Cube Mason’s Yard
When I stumbled upon the title of this exhibition I immediately thought about the state of the country. In the United States, you could say that the current tone for the average citizen would be filled with worry, unexpected events and the questioning of what it really means to... Read more
The Allegory of Frederic Lord Leighton’s An Athlete Wrestling A Python (1877)
“When I was at work upon the Daphnephoria it occurred to me to model some of the figures. It was at this time that the idea of my Athlete Struggling with a Python came into my mind, and so I modelled this figure.” – Frederick Lord Leighton I walked... Read more
Pages From A Bahia Diary by J. Michael Walker as part of Pacific Standard Time  September 30 – October 29, 2017 at Gallery 38 in Los Angeles
Gallery 38 is excited to participate in Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin America and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Led by the Getty, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is the latest collaborative effort from arts institutions across Southern California. Jim Cuno, President... Read more
“​Entrance​”, A Group Show Highlighting Seven Emerging Contemporary Artists, July 22 – July 23, 2017 at Gallery 38 in Los Angeles
Gallery 38 is pleased to present “​ENTRANCE​”, a group show highlighting seven emerging contemporary artists. This show focuses on these artists interpretations of their entry into the art world. They unabashedly share their feelings, thoughts and emotions that go into creating their work not just for self, but also... Read more