100 years of bathroom – part 1/4

Creamhotel will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the New York Armory Show at Fountain Art Fair with “Flush”, a group exhibition revolved around the idea that contemporary art began with a toilet – Marcel Duchamp’s “Fountain” – and an exploration of the personal, cultural and social significance of the bathroom. In the meantime we like to delight…

Keep Calm and Get Inked: Tattoos VS Visual Art

By Virginia Villari http://www.artnews.com/2012/12/10/%C2%ADinkside-out/ Recently I read the above article which made me feel both glad and annoyed.  The piece is about the rise of tattoos into the realm of Visual Art. Considered as an underground folkloric practice for a couple of centuries, tattoos are apparently being given artistic recognition by capital A Art.  As a tattooed…