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We Went To The Upper East Side: Ponies & Psychos Edition

4 months agoArts : Art Fag City

We head to the Upper East Side to take a look at Adam Baumgold Gallery, Wright Gallery, and Venus Over Manhattan.

Venus Over Manhattan presents the first exhibition devoted to the "surfer paintings" of Raymond Pettibon

5 months agoArts : Artdaily

Since the 1970s, Los Angeles-based artist Raymond Pettibon has been metabolizing America - its history, literature, sports, religion, politics, and sexuality - in a barrage of drawings and paintings in a style born of comic books and the ?do-it-yourself? aesthetic of Southern California punk rock album-covers, concert flyers, and fanzines. Show More Summary

“Piston Head – Artists Engage the Automobile” at Venus Over Manhattan Miami Beach

Art Basel Miami Beach is well and truly over but we can now take a closer look at one of the standout exhibitions from the event, Piston Head – Artists Engage the Automobile. Presented by Venus Over Manhattan art gallery, … “Piston Head – Artists Engage the Automobile” at Venus Over Manhattan Miami Beach is a post by Marta Sundac on Highsnobiety.

Venus Over Manhattan Delivers Art in the Form of Cars

8 months agoArts : Art Fag City

Take an elevator to the 7th floor of an open-air parking garage, and you’ll find Piston Head, an exhibition of over a dozen artist-designed cars, motorcycles, and trucks shipped from all over the world.

Wednesday Links: Transgressions Edition

last yearArts : Art Fag City

There goes experimentation on the Upper East Side (or, at least, it falls to Higher Pictures and Venus Over Manhattan). Alex Zachary Peter Currie, the converted duplex gallery of Gavin Brown protegé Alex Zachary, reports that it’s “winding...Show More Summary

Dali Thief Caught

2 years agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

Last June I reported on the theft of a small Salvador Dali painting Cartel des Don Juan Tenorio (above left) from the Venus Over Manhattan art gallery in New York (CLICK). Above right is a CCTV image of the thief. He returned the painting to the gallery by express mail from Europe a week later (CLICK). Show More Summary

“Where Is Jack Goldstein?” at Venus Over Manhattan

2 years agoArts : Art Fag City

“This show is to point out that [Jack Goldstein’s] paintings are his greatest contribution to art history,” Adam Lindemann told me last week at a press preview at Venus Over Manhattan. The show, titled “Where Is Jack Goldstein?” celebrates the last work made by the artist before he all but disappeared from the New York art world.

RVNG Intl, Matthew Higgs & David Van Tieghem presenting 'Bulletin Boards' at Venus Over Manhattan tonight

Blanche Blanche Blanche Brooklyn label RVNG Intl. is taking part in Bulletin Boards, a group show curated by Matthew Higgs (White Columns Gallery), at Venus Over Manhattan (980 Madison Ave, 3rd Floor) tonight (7/19). Here's what the label has to...

The Thief Who Stole A Dali Then Sent It Back

2 years agoOdd : Neatorama

A brazen art thief recently stole Cartel de Don Juan Tenorio by Salvador Dali, valued at over $150k, from the Venus Over Manhattan Gallery in New York by distracting the guard and walking out with the piece in broad daylight. Then he sent it back. The gallery put the word out about the thief, but [...]

Stolen Salvador Dali drawing mysteriously returned by mail

A stolen drawing by surrealist artist Salvador Dali was mailed back to New York City without explanation just in time for the final day the gallery show it was stolen from 10 days earlier in Manhattan. The Venus Over Manhattan gallery had received an email...

Stolen Dali Painting Mailed Back To NYC From Europe

The Case of the Missing Dali Painting is all but solved— the $150,000 "Cartel de Don Juan Tenorio," which was stolen from the Venus Over Manhattan art gallery on Madison Ave by a shopping bag-wielding thief on June 19, was returned yesterday. [ more › ]

Stolen Dali Returned—via Mail

Weird: a thief stole a $150,000 drawing by Salvador Dali last week by just taking it off the wall of an NYC gallery and strolling out. Weirder: It was returned via mail, from Europe. The BBC reports that the Venus Over Manhattan gallery was sent a cryptic-sounding email earlier...

Stolen Dali Returned

2 years agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

A week ago I reported on the theft of a small Salvador Dali painting Cartel des Don Juan Tenorio (left) and showed this image of the thief from CCTV footage (CLICK). Within a few days the Venus Over Manhattan gallery received an email saying the painting was "on its way back to you already". Show More Summary

Nervous Thief Returns Stolen Dali Painting

A little more than a week ago, a man walked into the Venus Over Manhattan gallery and walked out with Salvador Dali?s ?Cartel de Don Juan Tenorio?. There was no elaborate plan or crazy scheme. The mystery dude just told the securityShow More Summary

Dali Painting Stolen Off The Wall Of An UES Gallery

On Tuesday around 4:15 p.m., a Salvador Dali painting was stolen from the Venus Over Manhattan art gallery (which opened in May) on Madison Avenue, by a man posing as a potential customer. [ more › ]

Dali Stolen

2 years agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

A small Salvador Dali painting Cartel des Don Juan Tenorio (above left) has been stolen from the Venus Over Manhattan art gallery in New York (CLICK). On the right is a poor quality CCTV still of the thief making his escape. He simply...Show More Summary

Art Thief Casually Lifts Expensive Dali Painting Off Wall of Upper East Side Gallery [Heist]

The Venus Over Manhattan gallery on Madison Avenue fell victim to a daylight heist Wednesday, as an unidentified art thief removed an expensive Dali painting from the wall and placed it inside a shopping bag — all in full view of a security guard. More »

Guy Walks Off With Dalí Painting From UES Gallery

Police said the man posed as a customer at the Venus Over Manhattan Art Gallery earlier this week but left a thief. According to the Daily News, the thirtysomething man took the $150,000 Salvador Dalí painting titled Cartel de Don Juan Tenorio off a wall at the East 77th Street ... More »

Art Fag City at The L Magazine: The Rich ?Are Different: ?They Own More Art

2 years agoArts : Art Fag City

Visiting Venus Over Manhattan up on 77th and Madison feels a little like discovering a glittering mausoleum. The gallery space is dark with spotlighted objects, and its walls are fake-raw: though the cement floor is filled with gashes...Show More Summary

A Blue-chip Collector Goes Against the Grain

2 years agoArts : Hyperallergic

Upstairs from “Larry,” in the Carlyle Galleries Building at 980 Madison Avenue, Adam Lindemann’s latest art toy, Venus over Manhattan, was unveiled to the press Wednesday morning.

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