12 May 2017

The Art of Spray Paint Exhibition

Wall Works NY is pleased to present The Art of Spray Paint, a group exhibition curated by Lori Zimmer. Zimmer’s recent book of the same name was released in January of this year with Rockport Publishers, and delves into the history and diversity of artists working with spray paint. From the first conceptual experimenters in the 1960s to the graffiti movement and into modernity, the book follows the adoption and adaptation of spray paint by

21 Apr 2017

ROCK PAPER SCISSORS IN SUPPORT OF LOWER EAST SIDE GIRLS CLUB

Join us March 30th at The Highline Loft for Rock Paper Scissors, an incredible night of live art and drinks, hosted by Deborah Harry, Cynthia Rowley, Rosario Dawson, Chloë Sevigny, and an incredible host committee to benefit The Lower East Side Girls Club’s Alphabet City Art School. Up for auction were pieces like original photograph of Deborah Harry by Bob Gruen, works by Christo, Fred Tomaselli, Miya Ando, Logan Hicks, Drew Conrad, Swoon, Wayne White

28 Feb 2017

The Art of Spray Paint

Released by Rockport Publishers (January 1, 2017), The Art of Spray Paint: Inspirations and Techniques from Masters of Aerosol features the work of 20 diverse artists using spray paint, from emerging to well known names. Profiled artist include CRASH, PichiAvo, BR163, Logan Hicks, Joe Iurato, Nick Walker, Casey Gray, Tristan Eaton, Matt Eaton, Hueman, Elle, Tatiana Suarez, Conor Harrington, Remi Rough, Will Hutnick, Rubin415, Zac Braun, Ian Kuali’i, Ele Pack, Dana Oldfather, as well as

4 Jan 2017

The Art of Cardboard

Released by Rockport Publishers (July 15, 2015), The Art of Cardboard: Big Ideas for Creativity, Collaboration, Storytelling, and Reuse features the work of 20 artists who elevate ordinary cardboard into the fine art realm. Featuring Laurence Vallieres, Lacy Barry, Muffinhead, Ann Weber, Taro Hattori, Jillian Salik, Dosshaus, Kiel Johnson, Maikai'i Tubbs, EVOL, Chris Gilmour, Andy Barrett, Daniel Agdag, and more. Breathe new life into that old cardboard box! Though paper and cardboard seem common and

31 Dec 2016

The Second Annual Surrealist Ball at the Roxy Hotel

For the second year in a row, the Roxy Hotel has been transformed into a Surrealist tableau, conceived by Lori Zimmer and Natalie Kates. Inspired by the original Surrealist Ball held by Marie-Hélène de Rothschild at her chateau in 1972, the soiree kicked off with a performance by the legendary David Johansen from the New York Dolls- as his alter ego, Buster Poindexter (concluding in a conga line). A Surrealist atmosphere of mannequin heads, top

28 Oct 2016

Toonology

OCTOBER 2016: Lori Zimmer is pleased to present “Toonology,” a solo exhibition and New York debut of British painter Ellanah Sadkin. Sadkin uses the markings of cartoons and comic books as a tool to explore the human psyche, unraveling familiar characters as a relatable means to delve into inner emotions, anxiety, struggles and sense of purpose. The pieces range from recognizable to deconstructed abstractions, with well-known characters reduced to energetic lines and bright color fields.

1 Jul 2016

“Voyage” for Times Square Arts’ Midnight Moment

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VzDpT-iKu-o Times Square Arts brings Beau Stanton’s multi-channel animation Voyage, curated by Lori Zimmer, to Times Square’s electronic billboards from 11:57 p.m. to midnight every night in July. This project is a part of Midnight Moment, a monthly presentation by The Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts. Set sail on a surreal nautical journey where mythical beasts, haunting shipwrecks, ruins of a lost civilization and the great Leviathan whimsically prey on visitors

3 Mar 2016

The Art of Cardboard Exhibition

Lynzy Blair of Joseph Gross Gallery and Lori Zimmer present a booth inspired by Zimmer's book, The Art of Cardboard. Together, they chose the paper crafted flora of Lacy Barry, and the epic cardboard fauna of Laurence Vallières. Vallières was also one of Art on Paper's Special Projects, constructing an oversized cardboard sculpture throughout the duration of the fair. The booth included the beautiful work of Lala Abaddon, Lyle Owerko, Dave White, Joseph Grazi, John

6 Feb 2016

InLiquid Philadelphia

I am excited to once again support InLiquid, a wonderful non-profit fostering the artist community in my old stomping grounds of Philadelphia for their annual benefit auction. I've curated a selection of great artists offering works at low opening bids, including Faile, Dennis McNett, C215, Logan Hicks , The London Police, Joe Iurato , Shepard Fairey, Elizabeth Winnel, Will Penny, Matt Eaton, Jon Burgerman, Ellanah Sadkin, Lala Abaddon, Tim Okamura, Lacy Barry, Marc Paperscissor, Jonathan

2 Jan 2016

The Surrealist Ball

I'm so excited to work with The Roxy Hotel and Natalie Kates for the second year in a row for an epic New Year's Eve affair. This year, we were inspired by the 1972 Surrealist Ball of French heiress Marie-Hélène de Rothschild at her chateau in 1972. We're turning the main floor of the beautiful hotel into a Surrealist tableau, with costumed dancers, Surrealist-inspired food, and incredible music. I'll be taking a hint from Man