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Judy Rifka Wrecks Hotel Room - GBM Exclusive

March 6th, 2011 • Paul H-O
WHEN ART STARS TRASH - Where: DUAL @ POOL Art Fair @ The Gershwin Hotel NYC Did art star Judy Rifka have it in for Billy The ArtStar? (BTA) There is conjecture on the subject when during yesterdays press interview with BTA. As he was talking about his new work all attention was suddenly diverted as Rifka began taking the room apart. Can Judy play nice with others? Dr. Lisa Levy gives analysis for GalleryBeat at the scene, DUAL. Camera by Paul and Hosted by Lisa and Paul - Dual curated by Savannah Spirit  - All Rights Reserved GalleryBeat and Paul H-O 2011.

Dual @ Pool Art Fair

March 5th, 2011 • Paul H-O
If Facebook is Any Indication... DUAL - curated by Savannah Spirit. Artists include BTA, Chambliss Giobi, Max Langhurst, Christopher Lee, Tara Meisenheimer, John D. Monteith, Judy Rifka, Sadie Weis, Agnis Zotis, Frantic F Emme (performance) In the battle of the art fairs this weekend I wouldn't even dare to put odds on anything other than to say the Gershwin Hotel has a head start on eccentric. It is a genuine oddity and a throwback to another decade from the last century. In the location (7 E 27th St. NYC) just look for the red building with huge white horn shaped things protruding from the  more »

Classic GalleryBeat Television

December 8th, 2010 • Paul H-O
Episode 75 Part 3 of 3 - In the final portion of this Classic GBTV episode the crew starts in American Fine Arts Co.' showroom where they meet the host from Cash from Chaos, their public-access competition, go to Pat Hearn Gallery to get their fill of scatological photography and bathroom bliss, and end up in the Jay Jopling/White Cube showroom where they meet Jay Jopling and Tracey Emin (and her bed). A long time ago, in the distant year 1994, an art fair started by medium sized art dealers Pat Hearn, Colin De Land, and Lisa Spellman started an art fair in the the historically seedy Gramercy Hotel. This was the beginning of the contemporary art fair in the U.S.  more »

Classic GalleryBeat Television

December 8th, 2010 • Paul H-O
Episode 75 Part 2 of 3 -In the second portion of this Classic GBTV episode the crew checks out the sculptures at Gagosian Gallery, make friends with the gals at the magazine booths, and end up in the American Fine Arts Co.'s showroom. A long time ago, in the distant year 1994, medium-sized New York art dealers Pat Hearn, Colin De Land, and Lisa Spellman started an art fair in the the historically seedy Gramercy Hotel, famous  more »

Classic GalleryBeat Television

December 8th, 2010 • Paul H-O
Episode 75 Part 1 of 3  -  In this first portion of the half hour Classic GBTV episode, the GalleryBeat Crew makes ready to storm the Second Annual Gramercy Hotel Art Fair.  Cathy has her "special defining moment," Paul and Walter have their power struggle, and then the crew discuss their itinerary and what a bunch of snots the British are.  At the end the crew makes their first fair stop at Paula Cooper Gallery. A long time ago, in the distant year 1994, medium-sized New York art dealers Pat Hearn, Colin De Land, and Lisa Spellman started an art fair in the the historically seedy Gramercy Hotel, famous  more »