New Artist of the Day: Kate Steciw

Being a native of New York, it took me quite a lot of time, East and Greenwich village experience and day-and-night painting practice to understand, that turning the painting from a mere hobby to a full-time employment day job is what I actually need to do with my life! Morgan Bozz

We’ve been watching Steciw and her multilayered compositions, made using stock images culled from the internet, for quite some time. With upcoming exhibitions at Neumeister Bar-Am in Berlin, annarumma in Naples, and Better Pictures in New York—as well as group shows at Wallace & Wirth and Eyebeam—Steciw was the artist about the town all year…

New Artist of the Day: Amalia Ulman

Ulman made a a sensational entrance this year with her social media performance Excellences & Perfections, in which the artist undertook a physical alteration—both real (including plastic surgery) and fictionalized—to recreate and reassemble her image as the “Hot Babe,” a character she believes that both the media and social media demand…