COOL HUNTING /
JONAH SAMSON

Jonah Samson

ART GALLERIES
CONTEMPORARY ART
KATY GRANNAN
NASHVILLE
Inside Nashville's Sherrick and Paul Gallery
Nashville, Tennessee truly embraces its place as the heart of the country music industry, and doesn't take its reputation as Music City lightly. Art dealer Susan Sherrick—after working at some of the most influential galleries in the world—tells...
ART FAIRS
PARIS
PHOTOGRAPHY
DIRK BRAECKMAN
M+B GALLERY
RICHARD SALTOUN GALLERY
Paris Photo 2014
While Paris Photo—the premier international art fair for photography—is most often associated with its placement within the stunning Grand Palais, which continually dazzles collectors and photography enthusiasts from the world over, this event is...
BOOK FAIRS
BOOKS
ART BOOKS
MOMA PS1
NYC
NEW YORK ART BOOK FAIR
PRINTER MATTER
Highlights From the 2014 New York Art Book Fair
Now in its ninth year, the New York Art Book Fair—hosted by Printed Matter at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City—gathers together the most important and influential book and zine publishers in the industry for what has become a mecca for art book lovers...
BOOKS
EXHIBITIONS
PHOTOGRAPHERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS
The Photographer’s Playbook
In a time period in which people are taking (and sharing) an unprecedented number of photographs with ease and immediacy, the desire to take pictures has probably never been higher. A new book called “The Photographer’s Playbook"—edited by acclaimed...
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
GALLERIES
PHOTOGRAPHERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP SHOWS
Three Summer Photography Shows
As the art season slows down for the summer months and galleries take a breather from the rush of global art fairs, many gallerists take this time to identify and unify themes that reflect some of the concepts being expressed by contemporary artists...
ARTISTS
BERLIN
BROOKLYN
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
GERMANY
CONTEMPORARY ART
STOCK PHOTOS
Kate Steciw's Manipulated Stock Images
In her first solo exhibition in Germany, artist Kate Steciw manipulates a very limited number of stock images into unique layered compositions, blurring the line between representation and abstraction. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania-born and now Brooklyn...
ART
ARTISTS
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
LONDON
AMERICA
POLITICS
NSFW
Eric Yahnker's Sticks & Drones at Paradise Row, London
LA-based artist Eric Yahnker (one of CH's favorites) takes his sharp and satirical view of American culture and politics across the pond for his first solo show in the UK called "Sticks & Drones"—on now at London's Paradise Row gallery. Known for...
ARTISTS
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
GALLERIES
CONTEMPORARY ART
COPENHAGEN
INSTALLATIONS
Alex da Corte's Delirium I Exhibition
The talented Alex da Corte (who was born in New Jersey and lived Caracas, Venezuela for some of his childhood) says that his stunning new show "Delirium I" is an adaptation of "A Season in Hell"—a poem written by Arthur Rimbaud, a fascinating mid...
ANIMALS
ART
ARTISTS
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
LOS ANGELES
PAINTINGS
CHICAGO
John Knuth's Fly Paintings
To create the paintings for his "Master Plan" series (on show now at Chicago's Andrew Rafacz Gallery), LA-based artist John Knuth feeds a mixture of sugar and watercolor paint to hundreds of thousands of common houseflies. As the flies eat, they...
ARTIST COLLABORATIONS
BOOKS
KICKSTARTER
PUBLISHING
Interview: Michelle Dunn Marsh of Minor Matters
Evolving technologies have required the publishing industry to become a business of creative thinking. So, in her new publishing venture called Minor Matters, Michelle Dunn Marsh takes a page from Kickstarter and curates a series of book selections...
ART FAIRS
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
GALLERIES
NEW YORK CITY
CONTEMPORARY ART
SOHO
Volta Art Fair 2014
Volta Art Fair (in New York City this year from 6-9 March 2014) continues to offer a unique, fresh and edgy alternative to those from more established galleries participating in the bigger fairs like The Armory Show and the ADAA. Housed in the lofty...
PHOTOGRAPHER
PHOTOGRAPHY
INTERVIEWS
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
NYC
LOS ANGELES
POLAROIDS
Interview: Matthew Brandt
While his images—made from bubblegum, honeybees and toothpaste—quickly grabbed the attention of collectors and curators worldwide, LA-based artist Matthew Brandt continued to explore the potential of other curious media in order to challenge the...
ART BASEL
ART SHOWS
EXHIBITIONS
MIAMI ART WEEK
PHOTOGRAPHERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
Miami Art Week 2013: Photography
Every December, Miami is packed with contemporary art from around the world, and the range of media from across the fairs that set up their temporary annual digs is astounding. Jumping out from the myriad sculptures, paintings, videos, performance...
ALTERNATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY
MIAMI
PHOTOGRAPHY
ART SHOWS
EXHIBITS
GALLERIES
ART BASEL
MIAMI ART WEEK
Miami Art Week 2013: Dove Allouche
As part of Art Basel's "Positions" program, selected galleries are invited to present the work of a single artist. As part of this year's program, Parisian gallery Gaudel de Stampa presented an ethereal series of photographs by French artist Dove...
GALLERIES
NYC
PHOTOGRAPHER
PHOTOGRAPHY
BOOKS
EROTICISM
EXHIBITIONS
HUMOR
Torbjørn Rødland at Algus Greenspon Gallery
Norwegian-born, LA-based photographer Torbjørn Rødland twists the commonplace into the uncanny in his first solo show in New York at Algus Greenspon Gallery. Babies in cages, mysterious naked biker chicks and people being tied up with sausages are...
ART BOOKS
BOOKS
NEW YORK
NEW YORK ART BOOK FAIR
PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS
PUBLICATIONS
ZINES
New York Art Book Fair 2013
This year the New York Art Book Fair sprawled into the courtyard and filled the three floors of MOMA's PS1 building in Long Island City. The fair, which is one of the largest art book fairs in the world, welcomes a wide array of publications—from artists...
NSFW
ARTISTS
EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITS
GALLERIES
ERIC YAHNKER
LA
SATIRE
INTERVIEWS
POP ART
POLAROIDS
Interview: Eric Yahnker
Los Angeles-based artist and former South Park animator Eric Yahnker is known for his highly skilled, large-scale drawings that use humor as a platform for his social and political views. In his current exhibition—called "Ebony & Benghazi"—currently...
ART BOOKS
CHRISTIAN PATTERSON
INTERVIEWS
NEW YORK ART BOOK FAIR
PHOTO BOOKS
PHOTOGRAPHY
PRINT
PUBLISHING
Open Book: Christian Patterson + Paul Schiek
In our third and final installment of interviews surrounding art book publishing, which leads into the New York Art Book Fair this weekend, we talked to Christian Patterson—the artist behind one of the most successful photographic books in years...
NEW YORK ART BOOK FAIR
ART BOOKS
BOOKS
DECODE
INTERVIEWS
PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS
PRINT
PUBLISHING
SEATTLE
Open Book: John Jenkins of DECODE
In the second installment of our series of interviews with small art book publishers leading up to the New York Art Book Fair running from 20-22 September, CH chatted with John Jenkins of Seattle-based DECODE. Jenkins weighs in on the ability of...
ART BOOKS
BOOKS
PHOTO BOOKS
PUBLISHERS
PUBLISHING
INTERVIEWS
APPS
ARTISTS
NYC
NEW YORK ART BOOK FAIR
PRINT
Open Book: Taj Forer of Daylight Books
Like so many businesses today, the publishing industry is facing new challenges due to rapidly changing technologies. With the New York Art Book Fair taking place on 20-22 September, we chatted with three art book publishers about how they do what...
ART
ARTIST
BONNAROO
NASHVILLE
PHOTOGRAPHY
EXHIBITIONS
GALLERIES
MUSIC
PHOTOGRAPHS
POP-UP
ROCK
The Joint Project, Nashville
Nashville may be famously known as Music City, but a new event is helping to raise the presence of visual arts in the city. Joint Project is the brainchild of independent curator Susan Sherrick and social media consultant Libby Callaway. The project...
THE CLOCK
SOUND
CHRISTIAN MARCLAY
SAN FRANCISCO
PHOTOGRAPHY
FILM
EXHIBITIONS
ART
Christian Marclay in San Francisco
On a sunny afternoon in San Francisco, sitting in a dark room watching Christian Marclay's masterpiece, "The Clock," provokes a certain anxiety about the passage of time, yet at the same time leaves you unable to pull yourself away from watching...
PHOTOGRAPHY
PHOTOGRAPHERS
PARIS
LA
HOLLYWOOD
EXHIBITIONS
ART FAIRS
ART
Paris Photo Los Angeles 2013
Having established itself as one of the most significant art fairs for collectors, dealers and artists involved in the photographic community, it seemed only natural that Paris Photo would try to extend its influence to a new stateside audience...
SAN FRANCISCO
PHOTOGRAPHERS
BLACK AND WHITE
PHOTOGRAPHY
MUSEUMS
HISTORY
EXHIBITIONS
DOCUMENTARY
ART
AMERICANA
Garry Winogrand at SFMOMA
Garry Winogrand's first retrospective in 25 years at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is also the first exhibition to examine the renowned photographer's unfinished work. Dying suddenly at the age of 56, he left behind some 250,000 undeveloped...
BOUTIQUES
CANADA
CLOTHING
FURNITURE
MENSWEAR
SHIRTING
STORES
VANCOUVER
Neighbour's Vancouver Storefront
Neighbour, a small men's clothing boutique in Vancouver's Gastown area, gets the mix just right through owner Saager Dilawri's personal picks of lesser known brands and unique collaborations. Since the shop's opening, Dilawri has consistently impressed...
Load More...