Celebrities & Rock Stars Buying the Art of Marko Stout
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- April 3, 2019
Why is Marko Stout so hot right now? The New York artist people are calling the next Andy Warhol has caught the attention of many of today’s hottest, reality show personalities and rock-stars. The biggest name celebrities such as Caitlyn Jenner from “Keeping with The Kardashians” are decorating their homes with the urban metal works of the iconic Marko Stout as well as the art of Andy Warhol, Kaws, Jean-Michel Basquiat and among other hot artists. In a recently posted YouTube video Catilyn Jenner while in “New York for Fashion Week 2018” talked extensively about Marko Stout, his artwork and solo exhibition. “The Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star said,” I’m a really big fan of Marko Stout and very excited for his upcoming exhibition!” Keeping Up with the Kardashians (often abbreviated KUWTK) is an American reality television series that airs on the E! cable network.
Rock stars such as Mötley Crüe’s Vince Neil and The Pussycat Dolls’ lead singer Kaya Jones are also buying the art works of Marko Stout. In YouTube videos Vince Neil say’s “Check Out My Good Buddy Marko Stout! He’s An Awesome Artist! His Stuff Really Rocks!!” and Kaya Jones eustatically said of the artist, “Marko Stout’s Art is Amazing! He’s Totally Crushing It!”
Marko Stout has been reinventing New York City’s art scene with his highly sought-after urban metal works. The artist was featured in an unheard of 3 solo New York exhibitions at major galleries this year. Marko Stout’s 2018 shows at Caelum Gallery, Artifact Gallery and the legendary Gallery MC have completely changed the way people are looking at art. Marko Stout has invigorated and brought fresh new life into the dying New York art scene. The artist’s exhibitions have been flooded with young enthusiastic art fans and celebrity art collectors. The famed art dear Taylor Cohen said of the artist, “I’ve not seen this kind of excitement for an opening since Jeff Koon’s retrospective at the Whiney Museum or the Basquiat exhibition”.
Despite the declining New York art market with many galleries closing Marko Stout remains an exception with record breaking sales and crowd size growing with each exhibition. He’s currently New York’s hottest artist and many in the media are comparing him to Andy Warhol and Jeff Koons. Over 3,500 young art fans, celebrities and New York socialites turn out to see the latest critically acclaimed works of New York’s hottest artist meet the iconic Marko Stout at his latest solo exhibition “Erotic Allure” in Chelsea’s Caelum Gallery last October. Marko Stout’s exhibition had all the hoopla of a Hollywood movie premiere, complete with a celebrity lined red-carpet. Among celebrities to attend the artist’s opening night VIP party were Sarah Jessica Parker from HBO’s “Sex in the City”, Canadian rapper Drake, adult film star Jesse Jane and a few stars from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and DragCon which included Jaymes Mansfield, Trinity Taylor, Sherry Vine and Shanglea.
Last fall top A list celebrities and New York socialites turn out in large crowds to see the newest critically acclaimed works of New York’s hottest artist meet the iconic Marko Stout at his latest solo exhibition “Erotic Allure” in Chelsea’s Caelum Gallery. Among the 3,500 eager fans to attend the VIP opening were Sarah Jessica Parker from HBO’s “Sex in the City”, Canadian rapper Drake, adult film star Jesse Jane and a few stars from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and DragCon which included Jaymes Mansfield, Trinity Taylor, Sherry Vine and Shanglea. Marko Stout’s next upcoming solo exhibition, “Erotic Allure Volume II” is scheduled to open at New York’s famed Gallery MC on May 9th.