at the National Academy, sponsored by artcritical
February 16, 2007


DAVID COHEN, DAVID GROSZ, CAROL KINO, and ROBERTA SMITH on Gillian Carnegie at Andrea Rosen, Lisa Hoke at Elizabeth Harris, Josiah McElheny at Museum of Modern Art, Philip Taaffe at Gagaosian, Corban Walker at PaceWildenstein


Images, clockwise from top:
Gillian Carnegie, Thirteen, 2006, Oil on board, 29 1/2 x 23 inches;
Lisa Hoke, The Rhapsody of Chaos, 2007, Filter gels, cable tie, ball chain, aluminum, dimensions variable;
Philip Taaffe, Cape Vitus, 2006-2007, Mixed media on canvas, 117 1/4 x 97 1/8 inches;
Corban Walker, Runway, 2007, Diamante glass, 46 1/4 x 417 1/2 x 62 3/4 inches;

Josiah McElheny, The Alpine Cathedral and the City-Crown, 2007, glass, metal, wood, plexiglas, colored electric lights, 14' x 8' x 9' 9"


1. Introductory Remarks

2. Philip Taaffe

3. Lisa Hoke and Corban Walker

4. Josiah McElheny

5. Gillian Carnegie