Report from… Chicago: Roger Hiorn on the Art Institute roof, Tony Tasset’s EYE in Pritzker Park, John Parot’s pyramid
Inspired by Salvador Dalí’s World Tarot deck, the artist reinvents Surrealist spectacle with frenetic embellishment.
Art Basel and related fairs in Basel, Switzerland
Far from being a studious plod through history, this is the coolest party in town.
Translating Revolution: U.S. Artists Interpret Mexican Muralists at the National Museum of Mexican Art. Chicago, Illinois
In the 1980s, when painting was commonly said to be dead, many group shows were devoted to abstraction.
I start the day super-virtuous and don’t let my eating slide until coffee time.
Jim Nutt: “Trim” and Other Works: 1967 – 2010 at David Nolan Gallery
The Stuart Davis Group are high jinks riffs on that jazzy pioneer’s painterly syncopations.
Heather Rowe: Trouble Everyday at D’Amelio Terras