The temperature is rising in London and that means it’s time to get away! Our artists are spread out across the globe and doing smashing things as always. In between the cabana and cocktails, here’s where you can check them out:
Globetrotter CB Hoyo will be having two solo shows in these summer months: Made in China in Hong Kong from July 3rd until the 16th and a solo show in Chicago, USA in August. In Hong Kong, CB plans to mix his signature style with new mediums never before shown in his body of work—15 new sculptures made out of donated or seized counterfeit designer goods. If you can’t get your flights booked in time, follow him on his Instagram for exclusives in his preparations and check him out on our Artsy. CB Hoyo took our Instagram follower one week with, while preparing his show in Hong Kong (here).
Fresh off his Imitate Modern instagram takeover, American photographer Tyler Shields (hot from his week-long Instagram takeover of Imitate Modern) is showing at Miller Gallery in Cincinnati, USA from June 21-July 19 and at Samuel Lynn Gallery in Dallas, USA on August 4th where he will be debuting his new Paint series. Think Texas is too hot? You can check out his new series on his Instagram. See something you just have to have? The new paint series will be shown in our new and exciting gallery project in Monaco soon. Stay tuned this year! All artworks will be available upon request. Please email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and be one of the first purchasing the 1/3!
For those waiting to get some time off work, stop by Amanda Wakeley Boutique on 18 Ablemarle Street in London this week. Half a Roast Chicken will be installing a week long show featuring works from the artist’s archive in celebration of the 250th year of the Royal Academy and consequently, the 250th Summer Exhibition. Recently nominated for the Young Talent Award, her provocative mixture of written language, meaning and neon continues to gather attention and intrigue around this growing powerhouse. Visit our online shop the see her artworks (here)
Just seen in Pop Rocks at Imitate Modern! Rich Simmons continues to sell works around the globe. His work can be seen in Art Angels Gallery in Los Angeles until Mid-July, and where he recently sold a unique “Mona Lisa Reflections” in Blonde! This exhibition features work from Simmons’ archive as well as exclusive new work, such as a diamond dusted edition of Between the Capes. Afraid of earthquakes? Check out his artworks on Artsy. What else is Rich doing? He is moving his studio and left the old one just in style, please watch the video (here)!