Friday, May 22, 2009

The Art of Kenny Scharf at the Armory

from the Arts Newspaper:
Having arrived at the Armory Show in a customised golf cart, Artist Kenny Scharf spoke to Jean Wainwright about the artistic influences that have led to his colourful creations. Scharf's work adorned the Armory Show's exterior walls and formed one of the fair's first sanctioned performance art pieces.
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The Armory Show
is America's leading fine art fair devoted to the most important art of the 20th and 21st centuries. In its eleven years, the fair has become an international institution. Every March, artists, galleries, collectors, critics and curators from all over the world make New York their destination during Armory Arts Week