Posts from November, 2010

Abstraction in a Cold Climate

Kristin Baker at the MFA, Boston, and commercial gallery shows of Joanne Mattera, Imi Hwangbo and Benicia Gantner

The Model Abstraction for Our Times: Thomas Nozkowski at Pace

A counter argument to David Cohen’s earlier review of the same show

Cosmic Close-Ups: Stephen Mueller’s infinite spheres

until November 27 at Lennon, Weinberg, Inc.

Jannis Kounellis: Hard Materials, Transcendent Light

New monograph by Marc Scheps from Prestel

Ralph Lemon at BAM

“How Can You Stay in the House All Day ..?” was at the New Wave Festival in October.

Strong on the Margins: AbEx New York at MoMA

Through April 25, the show draws exclusively from the museum’s collection.

November 2010: Anderson-Spivy, Buhmann and Plagens with moderator David Cohen

James Casebere at Sean Kelly Gallery, Sherrie Levine at Paula Cooper Gallery, Wangechi Mutu at Gladstone Gallery, and Roxy Paine at James Cohan Gallery

Hell hath no fury like a model spurned: A Pearlstein nude attracts the wrong kind of attention

Too many friends ask for the “naked Candace”

The Probity of Modernism: Collages by John Chamberlain and Alfred Leslie

Striking commonalities in the early works of two very different artists, at Allan Stone through December 23

Ground Control to Major Tom: Please re-hang your show

Nozkowski’s current exhibition at Pace includes his best work to date, but the installation is another matter.