2014 OUTDOOR Urban Art Festival in Rome

15 artists from six different countries come together for NUfactory's ephemeral celebration of street art

At the recent private preview of the OUTDOOR Urban Art Festival in Rome, we were approached by two men in their 60s while we stood outside of the massive gates of an abandoned house in San Lorenzo. While uninvited, they were welcomed by curator Francesco Dobrovich, and we embarked on a tour together in which the men expressed an incredible knowledge of the Roman street …

ArtBo + 43SNA: Material Focus

Interesting uses of media across a variety of works at the Colombian art fairs

While our first look at the works found among Colombia’s ArtBo and 43SNA art fairs explored the underlying focus on a collective humanity among South American artists and galleries, our next look studies some of the interesting uses of material. From a motorcycle sound installation to a guileful zoetrope, the works below are a few of the standouts from many cleverly executed, material-focused pieces found …

Ed Roth: “Dolly Was Cloned From A Mammary Gland”

The artist and stencil designer questions originality and conformity in a new solo show

Brooklyn-based artist and designer Ed Roth, the creative mind behind Stencil1, is showcasing his free-hand talents with a gallery exhibition at Seattle’s Twilight Gallery and Boutique. Opening 8 August 2013, the series is called “Dolly Was Cloned From A Mammary Gland (I Will aAlways Love You)” and is centered around Dolly the cloned sheep, and the song “I Will Always Love You” by her namesake …