28 Oct 2015

Calm Before the Storm

CALM BEFORE THE STORM Logan Hicks and Beau Stanton October 17th- 28th, 2015 Opening reception: October 17, 7-9pm. Tues-Sat 11am-6pm Highline Loft, 508 W 26th St, 5G, NY, NY 10001 Curators Lori Zimmer and Natalie Kates are pleased to present “Calm Before the Storm,” a two-person show by Logan Hicks and Beau Stanton, which opens October 17th from 6-9pm at the Highline Loft. Taking inspiration from nautical superstition, flood myths, classical paintings, life changing events

7 Oct 2015

#IAMTHEMANY

After months of preparation, the ACT/ART committee and I proudly presented #IAMTHEMANY at the White House in Washington DC. The night included inspiring works confronting social injustice by our selected artists (printed graciously by 1xRun!) and a performance by the wonderful Nyugen Smith and Cheryl Pope in the gorgeous Indian Treaty Room. We also got Presidential-sealed cupcakes and souvenir cards of the selected artists (graciously printed by moo). The work will remain along the White

18 Sep 2015

Begin Transmission

Begin Transmission is a two-person exhibition featuring individual and collaborative artworks from Tim Okamura and Chris Marshall that investigates the power and importance of visual, linguistic, and spiritual communication between male and female assertions; between people of diverse ethnic backgrounds in a time of strife and social injustice; between tangibly physical and ethereal entities, and, of course, between the artists themselves. “Begin Transmission” is the conceptual basis from which these two artists have begun their

10 Jul 2015

Morgan Spurlock’s Geeks for Peace

Hosted by Morgan Spurlock and Kevin Smith and curated by Lori Zimmer and Natalie Kates, Geeks for Peace featured 32 vibrant artists, in an event and auction to benefit Kids for Peace . The exhibition and auction featured work by artists such as Crash, Jeff Soto, Logan Hicks, Skullphone, Shepard Fairey, Dalek, Ben Eine, Swoon and

4 Jul 2015

Message in a Bottle- Nantucket Version

Cavalier Gallery presents, Message in a Bottle, a special exhibition guest curated by Lori Zimmer of Art Nerd New York. This group show will be exhibited in our Nantucket gallery from July 3rd to July 21st, 2015, with an opening reception on Thursday, July 3rd from 5-7pm. Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Art Nerd, Lori Zimmer brings her curatorial eye to explore this romantic tradition of hoping for the sea and destiny to deliver a love

11 Jun 2015

Total Smit

Thursday, June 11, 2015, please join me once again at the Roger Smith Hotel (47th and Lex)-around the corner at the Window at 125 (125 E 47th St) where I’ll be presenting Mark John Smith’s “SMIT.” The exhibition in the window will be on display for the summer, but throughout the opening Mark will be intermittently performing in the window (in between socializing and sipping the free wine). Come by after work and enjoy the

5 May 2015

Polychromasia

Beau Stanton, "Polychromasia" opening March 5, 2015 at Library at the Hudson Hotel. Curated by Art Nerd New York’s Lori Zimmer, the exhibition will feature twenty new multiples and two large paintings, inspired by Stanton’s interest in Victorian ephemera, ancient narratives and industrial decline. The multiples, a mix of screen printing and hand detailing, have been pulled in varying sizes on wood, echoing the rich wood paneling in the room. His antiquated color palette and penchant

23 Apr 2015

Escape

Showing on Channel 22 on the televisions in all guest rooms at Roger Smith, Escape is a series of five short films curated by Art Nerd New York’s Lori Zimmer exclusively for us.  The films, by Alexandra Momin, Beau Stanton, Lacy Barry, Katya Grokhovsky and Roberto Serrini transport hotel guests to the streets of New York City, above and beyond, all from the comfort of their beds. The chaotic blur of color and action in New York City is captured by Alexandra Momin’s Breathe, which abstracts the