Posts from December, 2017

Wired for Sound: Julianne Swartz at Josée Bienvenu


Exhibition on view in Chelsea through January 13


Almost a Quality: Blinn & Lambert at Microscope Gallery


Duo’s exhibition of video, installation and projections, first with gallery, is up through January 14


An Impression of Otherness: Brian Rochefort at Van Doren Waxter


A show of ceramic sculptures seen last month on the Lower East side


Pick of Picks: Five Favorites from 2017


My personal way of taking stock of another great year of exhibitions


Holiday Party at Eric Firestone launches Benefit Show for artcritical’s Redesign Campaign


at Eric Firestone Loft, December 17


The Desert of the Real: Emmitt Smith discusses his work with Andrew Wagner


Smith is a recent graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts who received the artcritical award of a feature in this magazine


Shoja Azari at Occupy Mana


Recently at Mana Contemporary


The Ideal Site: Graham Nickson at Betty Cuningham


His show is on view through December 22


A cigarette is smoked, a phone is answered: Matt Bollinger at Zürcher


Between the Days, on view through December 21


Big in Brooklyn


A passerby this wet and frigid Saturday morning at the corner of Nostrand Ave and Pacific Street in Crown Heights might wish they were in Miami, all the more so if they’re an art aficionado. But the bright lights of a LinkNYC kiosk promises an event that only Brooklyn boasts: The Review Panel (rechristened by WNYC for clarity) this…