Barry McGee

12минутный ролик, посвященный американской паре - художнику Barry McGee и его жене Margaret Kilgallen. Они занимались разнообразной живописью, мурализмом, граффити, а также хобо артом на товарных вагонах. Внезапно возникшая и стремительно развившаяся раковая опухоль забрала на тот свет Margaret Kilgallen, она умерла 26 июня 2001 г в возрасте 33 лет. Сегодня было 10 лет этой трагичной дате

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Watch BAM/PFA Director Lawrence Rinder and MOCA Director Jeffrey Deitch as they talk about Barry McGee's work in the context of international street art. Deitch presented groundbreaking installations by McGee at his Deitch Projects gallery in New York. Rinder is co-curator of Barry McGee, a major midcareer retrospective of the San Francisco-based artist, on view at BAM/PFA from August 24 to December 9, 2102.

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Episode #185: Filmed in 2012, artist Barry McGee discusses the work of his friends, family and a younger generation of street artists that he included in his retrospective exhibition at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. Though these artists are not as famous as McGee, their work is displayed with equal prominence. This democratic approach to making and displaying art is a defining characteristic of McGee's street and studio practices. McGee's self-titled retrospective exhibition traveled to

Montagem da mostra TRANSFER no Pavilhão das Culturas Brasileiras, Ibirapuera.
18/19 julho 2010
Artista: Barry McGee
Video: Antonio de Paula Ternura
Musica: Nelo Johann

Barry McGee (1966 San Francisco, California) pintor y grafitero. Es muy conocido por sus "monikers" como Ray Fong, Lydia Fong, Bernon Vernon, P.Kin, Ray Virgil, Twist y variaciones de Twist, como Twister, Twisty, Twisto y otros.

McGee se graduó en El Camino High School en South San Francisco, California. y más tarde en San Francisco Art Institute en 1991 en pintura y grabado.

McGee emergió del movimiento Mission School durante el graffiti boom en la zona Bay de San Francisco en la década de 1990. Su obra refleja el lado pesimista de la experiencia urbana, que describe como "enfermedades urbanas, sobre estimulaciones, frustraciones, adicciones y como mantener un nivel mental aceptable bajo el constante bombardeo de la publicidad". Las obras de McGee son muy ocónicas, con figuras centrales dominando sobre fondos abstractos, dibujos y campos de color. Tambien ha pintado retratos de personajes en botellas de licor vacías, latas aplastadas en las vias

Dirty Graffiti

Barry McGee painting in Downtown San Diego in preparation for the MCASD's "Viva la Revolución" show in July. Captured by Get Awesome Dog.

Episode #177: Filmed in 2012, this "Exclusive" follows artist Barry McGee through his self-titled retrospective exhibition at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA). McGee, who became interested in tagging while growing up in San Francisco, describes the excitement of putting up new tags and the rush of getting away with it. Alongside his ongoing and intimate involvement with street culture, McGee has maintained an active studio practice, which he describes as being something "completely