In case you missed it: Las Vegas lands on an 11-city list of destinations for street art aficionados at Thrillist. It’s filed under travel I PtD
At KNPR, Fred Wasser reports on the Nevada State Museum exhibit that explores how Las Vegas has been marketed, which is preserved because of all the ashtrays, matchbooks, and other emperhal taken home as souvenirs. “Branding Las Vegas, 1941-1958 – Highlights from the Greeno Collection”
Opinion: From the op-ed by Elaine Wynn titled "Basin and Range a landmark success."
Las Vegas Sun (July 13, 2016).
Review of Martin Kreloff retrospective at Sahara West I Las Vegas Weekly
Miguel Rodriquez interviewed at Las Vegas Weekly
‘Current: L.A.’ Brings New (Public) Art Projects to the City (of Los Angeles) I NYTimes
French street artist KASHINK profiled during her stint at POW! WOW! Long Beach I Long Beach Post
Eva Recinos on street art that addresses women's issues I Bust.com
With "Pokémon Go" drawing players to public spaces, it may be a way to lead people to art I KPCC / Off Ramp
Eduardo Kobra, one LiB muralist now seen in downtown Las Vegas, was selected by ArtWorks in Cincinnati to create their largest mural to date. The subject is Neil Armstrong I Space.com
Public Art installations to see in NYC I CNN Traveler
A walk around Manhattan with Randy Kennedy reconsiders major outdoor sculpture I NYTimes
Naked people becomes public art in shades of blue for Spencer Tunick’s Hull Project I Art Net
Naked people become public art in Cleveland for Spencer Tunick’s RNC project I Cleveland.com
Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibiting 100 early photographs by Diane Arbus in “Diane Arbus: In the Beginning” at the Met Breuer I NYTimes
"The Goo of Paint How every mark matters" I BlouArtInfo
On July 14, 1916, the poet Hugo Ball Dada declared an art movement. "However short-lived, Dada constitutes something like the Big Bang of Modernism. Here, New York Times critics trace the movement’s influence in music, art and dance. " I NYTimes
t.Rutt’s response to Trump's promise of a wall. Photo courtesy the artist.
Artists take Trump's idea of a wall and make it an art concept in a border town near San Diego. “Art has to be present more in these disruptive and contentious moments,” said David Gleeson to the NYTimes. More at Hyperallergic
Trump announced his running mate. A new logo was introduced. It did not go well. Politico + CNN + CNN again + The Hill + Time + USA Today
Link to this and catch up with some short art films posted by The Artist Magazine
Instagrams from around the art world I BlouInfo
Gustav Klimt‘s two portraits of Adele Bloch-Bauer, subjects of a major Nazi-looted art restitution case, will be reunited in “Klimt and the Women of Vienna’s Golden Age, 1900–1918” in September I ArtNet X
Sometimes Nazi art loot went back to Nazis I NYTimes
China just unveiled an 150 feet-tall statue of ancient Chinese warrior-god Guan Yu I Popular Mechanics
This week an 18b Warrior God was unveiled I PtD Instagram
ABOVE: Justin Favela's "Gypsy Rose Piñata." at Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles.
Photo courtesy Petersen Automotive Museum
Serigraph Print on Rives BFK, 18"x12"
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