Posts from November, 2008

Patricia Treib at John Connelly Presents


Patricia Treib at John Connelly Presents


Ying Li at the Painting Center


Ying Li at the Painting Center


Naomi Campbell at the Asian Contemporary Art Fair


Naomi Campbell at the Asian Contemporary Art Fair


Keith Mayerson at the Derek Eller Gallery


Keith Mayerson at the Derek Eller Gallery


Susanna Coffey at the New York Studio School


Susanna Coffey at the New York Studio School


Paintings in Proust: A Visual Companion to “In Search of Lost Time” by Eric Karpeles


Thanks to the very fully annotated correspondence, in 38 volumes, we know a great deal about Marcel Proust’s tastes in visual art. When young he frequented the Louvre, went to the Low Countries and, under the spell of John Ruskin, traveled to see France’s medieval churches. He devoted long essays to Gustave Moreau and Monet,…


Abstract Expressionism: A World Elsewhere curated by David Anfam at Haunch of Venison


We need to understand properly the Americanness of Abstract Expressionism, without treating it either as a triumph of chauvinistic mythmaking or as an episode in the Cold War.