If you've walked the streets of New York City, you've likely encountered one of the candy-colored crocheted pieces of the artist Olek. Her unique one-of-a-kind works of art are currently on display at The Salon at Soho Grand until December, but for those of you who want to bring a piece of Olek's world home, you can purchase one of her seven lucky horseshoe pieces. Each piece is hand crafted and completely unique with varying shades and colors.
Medium: acrylic yarn, metallic yarn on horseshoe.
Edition: Variant edition of 7 in various colors, each item unique
Colors: Please indicate your desired color when checking out. Available colors: Purple, Blue, Green, Yellow, Red, Gray or Pink.
This ultra-luxe, limited edition copy of Skull Style: Skulls in Contemporary Art and Design explores the evolution of the skull from a symbol of mortality to its avant-garde use in today's world of fashion and design. Artist Peter Tunney hand-painted the covers of 1,000 Skull Style books, ensuring that no two look alike. Each copy has customized collages and is numbered and hand-signed by the artist, making this an exclusive and exquisite addition to any collector's assemblage.
Signed and numbered variant edition of 1000
Hard cover with acrylic case 496 pages
Medium: Acrylic paint and gold, hand-pulled double silkscreen on Skull Style Limited Edition book cover
Dimensions: 34.3x24.8 cm. / 13.5x9.75 in.
New York-based British artist Killy Kilford has created limited edition prints which correspond to an installation commissioned by Soho Grand Hotel to bring positive messaging to guests and visitors alike. Entitled #HonkLessLoveMore, the freestanding geometric installation is composed of ten authentic NYC street sign posts supporting eighty custom made, government standard aluminum Happy Street Signs™. The fire red and deep ultramarine blue signs contain four distinct words that first appeared in late 2013 as part of Kilford’s unofficial public installation of 200 Happy Street Signs™ throughout New York City.
By repeating positive messages via Happy Street Signs™ in cities around the world, Kilford believes we can inspire a more connected, happier society.
Signed and numbered edition of 10
Medium: 3-color, hand-pulled screen print with holographic diamond dust
Dimensions: 18 x 24 in.
Printed by POP!NK Editions
THIS IS NEW YORK is an eclectic indie dance compilation featuring noise-pop, disco, house, experimental and more. Highlights include the sultry vocals of Midnight Magic’s Tiffany Roth from the disco tune of 2010 “Beam Me Up,” as well as Alex Frankel and Nicholas Millhiser of DFA’s Holy Ghost! with the electro disco pop beats of “Static on the Wire.”