Posts from June, 2013

Longing Inside the Frame: Susan Bee at Accola Griefen

Cinematic pathos meets painterly expression

Rigors Apart: Ying Li and Eve Aschheim at the New York Studio School

Two abstract painters take on the elegance of form

The Sea, the Sea: Ian Hamilton Finlay at David Nolan

Words as raw materials = playful sculpture

Queering Kinship: Hervé Guibert, Francesca Woodman, and Others at Callicoon

The hungry ghost and the true friend

The Vagina is Not a Flower Anymore: Heide Hatry’s Meat Flowers

The vagina is not a flower anymore. Or rather, “the vagina is a flower” is no longer a workable metaphor.

Mythology, Mortality, Mailer, and Vaseline: Matthew Barney at the Morgan

An avant-garde ruckus in the library

The Limits of Confession: Tracey Emin at Lehmann Maupin

The English enfant terrible scales new heights

Celestial Order and Hysterical Flourishes: Hansjoerg Dobliar at Vogt

German painter on view through June 15

June 2013: Eva Díaz, Ken Johnson and Chloé Rossetti with moderator David Cohen

Lorna Williams, Wolfgang Tillmans, Alexi Worth and Brock Enright

Turns of Phrase: Gedi Sibony at Greene Naftali

Rugged minimalism, nursery rhymes, and painterly expression