at the National Academy, sponsored by artcritical
April 24, 2009    


Deborah Garwood, Blake Gopnik and Alexi Worth join David Cohen to review Tacita Dean at Marian Goodman Gallery, Jenny Holzer at the Whitney Museum, Stephen Prina at Friedrich Petzel Gallery and Peter Saul at David Nolan Gallery

clockwise from top left: Stephen Prina's THE WAY HE ALWAYS WANTED IT VI (Cold Press/English) 2005-2009, watercolor, graphite, aluminum, suite of twenty watercolors each 19 1/4 x 25 1/4 inches; Jenny Holzer's Green Purple Cross 2008 and Blue Cross 2008, three double-sided electronic LED signs 59 x 122 5/8 x 100 11/16 inches and 85 13/16 x 109 x 100 11/16 inches; Tacita Dean's Urdolmen II 2009 and Hunengrab 2008, both blackboard paint, fibre-based print mounted on paper; and Peter Saul's Viva la Difference 2008, acrylic on canvas, 72 x 72 inches


images of Jenny Holzer

discussion about Jenny Holzer

images of Tacita Dean and Stephen Prina

discussion about Tacita Dean and Stephen Prina

images of Peter Saul

discussion about Peter Saul