Posts from July, 2010

What you bump into when you stand back from a photograph


The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today at the Museum of Modern Art, through November 1


When Hypothesis Trumps Quality: Le Tableau at Cheim & Read


Le Tableau at Cheim & Read, through September 3, curated by Joe Fyfe


The Last Roar of Leon Golub


Leon Golub: Live and Die Like a Lion, at the Drawing Center, through July 23


July 2010


A welcome note to the “new issue” of artcritical is an exercise in drastic understatement this month, as the welcome is to a new look magazine.  The design overhaul of artcritical has been, indeed continues to be, an exciting and protracted endeavor.  We consider ourselves, in fact, to be still in our “beta” version.  We…


Nine Galleries, Nine Chapters of Lush Life, a novel by Richard Price


Curators Franklin Evans and Omar Lopez-Chahoud conceive multi-venue show amidst novel’s neighborhood


Hybrid “Futuristic Species”: The latest from Medrie MacPhee


Medrie MacPhee: What It Is at Von Lintel Gallery


Silently Still Among Us: The beauty of Bill Beckley


Bill Beckley at Tony Shafrazi Gallery, May 15 to July 30, 2010


Orgy in the Raw: Joe Fyfe’s “Le Tableau” at Cheim & Read


A geographically and historically wide-angled summer group exhibition.


A Revealing Illusionist: Renaissance-inspired Ross Neher’s geometric abstraction


Ross Neher: Sanctuary at 210 Gallery, South Brooklyn


Outdoor Sculptures Enliven Governors Island


Nature Rules, the 28th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, is at Governors Island through October 10.