Rave-influenced flower vases & neon sea creatures: meet the next wave of game-changing artists behind Arto LIFEWTR's unconventional bottle series.
Head to Frieze this weekend to check out the tranquil Arto LIFEWTR lounge and their emerging artists.
Design duo Reed+Rader have been together for 10 years – and in that decade they’ve seen gifs rise from much-maligned geek sigil to high-fashion editorial. They talk conservative fashion, dinosaur heads and augmented reality.
EMERGING: Sinisa Kukec
How to win your girlfriend back Sinisa Kukec transforms found objects and trash into enthralling, sinisterly beautiful installations. The enigmatic whiskey-drinking artist tells us about getting kicked out of Charleston bars, Peter Voulkas’ arse, and why his eastern European blood means his art is made for glass-half-empty types.
EMERGING… Kiki Valdes
Cuban (via New York City) artist Kiki Valdes was last week whipped up by Miami-based agency Michael Margulies – he spoke to Wonderland about the prestigious new appointment, and his expressionist style.
EMERGING… Jen Stark
Stark by name and nature – Jen Stark’s kaleidoscopic paper and wood sculptures, splashed from tip to toe in rainbow-coloured cosmic constellations are distinctively, unapologetically hers. The Miami-based artist chats projects past, present and future with Wonderland.
GILLIAN WEARING – The Crisis Commission
The Crisis Commission at London’s Somerset House is one of the world’s biggest returning art fixtures – this year’s participants include Tracey Emin, Antony Gormley, Yinka Shonibare, Jonathan Yeo, Gillian Wearing and Bob and Roberta Smith. The event, which runs until April 22nd, will donate its proceeds to UK-based homeless charity, Crisis. Wonderland sat down […]
Jake and Dinos Chapman at Dover Street Market
We quiz Dinos Chapman about his quasi-fascist, quasi-prehistoric window for Dover Street Market, up until Friday, as well as new book Flogging a Dead Horse.
Liam Gillick × Pringle of Scotland
Wonderland quizzes artist Liam Gillick about his new line of products for Pringle of Scotland, which debuted at the SS12 show this morning.
The Colours of Erik Ravelo
To celebrate Benetton key elements of Wool, Colour and the idea of Uniting people, the brand is hosting three simultaneous events on the 6th September. They will integrate an exhibition “Lana Sutra” by Erik Ravelo, 15 art installations made of bright coloured wools and sculptures. Here, the artist talks about his integration with Benetton and […]
Gallery Spunk: Becky Boston
Becky Boston is one to watch- with an exhibition at Gallery 320 currently, Eunice Jera Lee catches up with her at the opening of her show.
Well known for his satirical interpretation of the British classes through his artwork, Martin Parr is currently showing his retrospective at Gateshead’s BALTIC gallery. Francesca Gavin talks to the photographer about his covert approach to attaining his shots and being unashamedly middle class.
British based, Tel Aviv born, Ron Arad talks to us through his retrospective at New Yorks Museum Of Modern Art.
Fresh from winning the Cartier Award, Jordan Wolfson talks to Wonderland to tell us what he has in store with his next project.
Welcome to the mangled and beautiful mind of Paul Laffoley: artist, amputee, cult hero and time-machine inventor… Rupert Howe investigates.
Enigmatic sculptor Gregor Schneider makes rooms. Rooms you don’t want to spend more than a few moments in. Rooms that make you feel uneasy, disturbed. Frightened, even… Gareth Harris investigates.
Moviestar, poet, painter photographer…Is there nothing Viggo Mortensen can’t do?
Name: Lucian Freud Occupation: Painter Date of Birth: December 8 1922 Location: Paddington, London
Mat Collishaw was at the epicentre of the Young British Artist explosion. While his former Goldsmiths’ classmate Damien Hirst and his ex-girlfriend Tracey Emin revel in their superstar status, Collishaw is still upsetting punters with images of syphilitic child prostitutes and women being mounted by a Minotaur. “I wouldn’t call myself a rebel, but I’m […]