Posts from July, 2012

Painter of Palpable Frisson: Denyse Thomasos, 1964-2012

Aged 47, the painter died suddenly July 19th

In Fashionable Flower: Lee Friedlander’s Mannequins

Reflections of the clamorous streetscape invade the dummies’ glamorous domains

A Curation of Curators: Young Curators, New Ideas at Meulensteen

A  multifarious show equates curatorial choice with artistic production

Furtive Moves: Gillian Wearing’s Identities and Sara VanDerBeek’s Dancers

Reporting from London

Pride, Timely and Otherwise

Happy July 4th, Pride Weekend, and productive, restful summers to our readers

Spatialism in Action: Lucio Fontana at Gagosian Gallery

His Ambiente Spaziale were on view in May and June

Beyond the Studio & Out of the Closet: Art and Sex on the Waterfront, 1971-83

Leslie + Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

Monochrome Austerity, Late Roman Style: Marcia Hafif at Larry Becker

Was seen in Philadelphia early Summer 2012

Out of the Gallery and Into the Streets: Keith Haring’s Early Years

Keith Haring: 1978-1982 at Brooklyn Museum until July 8

The Big Picture at Sikkema Jenkins & Co

A group show, including Robert Bordo, Merlin James and Josephine Halvorson