UR NEWYORK x Art Basel Miami
November 28th, 2010 by Ashley Zelinskie
UR NEWYORK will be showing next week at the “Art of Basketball” exhibition at Art Basel Miami. The opening reception will be Thursday December 2nd from 6-9PM. Long time friends of Curbs and Stoops, UR New York has been featured in our “Something Good” exhibition and will be in our exhibition at YellowPants Gallery in Lisbon called “Urban Decor: From the Streets of New York.” “Art of Basketball” will include new works by some of the most celebrated street artists in collaboration with the National Basketball Association.
“Art of Basketball” will include works from Ahol Sniffs Glue, Atomik, Billi Kid, Blanco, Celso, CERN YMI, Chillski, Chris Stain, Cope2, Crome, Daniel Fila, Dash, David Cooper, Ewok One 5MH, Gaia, James & Karla Murray, Joe Iurato, Junk, Miguel Paredes, NohJColey, Peru Ana Ana Peru, Sand One, Sero, SHIRO, Skewville, Sofia Maldonado, The Dude Company, Ticky and Under Water Pirates, Zame, and 131 Projects. These new works are painted on official NBA backboards and there purchase includes a certificate signed and sealed with the official NBA seal. Along with the over three hundred pound backboard piece, “More Than a Game” they will also be showing personal heirloom, a basketball that has been with them through many games around New York. The show will be presented by the Public Works Department and curated by Billi Kid and James and Karla Murray.
THURSDAY DECEMBER 2ND ARTISTS RECEPTION
2048 NW MIAMI COURT
ENTRANCE ON NW 21STREET
Images courtesy of urnewyorkcity.blogspot.com, Top right photo and middle two photos courtesy of James and Karla Murray Photography.
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