David Cohen

David Cohen is editor and publisher of artcritical as well as founder-moderator of The Review Panel which takes place at the National Academy Museum, New York, and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Arts, Philadelphia, and is podcast here at artcritical. He was Gallery Director at the New York Studio School from 2001-10 and art critic and contributing editor at the New York Sun from 2003-08..

Born in London and educated at the University of Sussex and at the Courtauld Institute of Art, David wrote for leading newspapers and magazines in England and around the world before emigrating to the United States in 1999. His books include "Serban Savu" (Hatje Cantz verlag, 2011) and "Alex Katz Collages: A catalogue raisonné" (Colby College Museum of Art, 2005).

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More Articles by David Cohen


What to Wear for a Martyrdom

Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Lecture by David Cohen at New York Studio School, April 1 2014

 

Connie Fox, Sammy's Beach III, 2007. Acrylic on canvas, 80 x 72 inches. Courtesy of Danese/Corey

Sainte Victoire on the South Fork: Connie Fox and Sammy’s Beach

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

The veteran painter’s first show at Danese/Corey, up through April 19


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Brueghel Meets Mughal: Ali Banisadr at Sperone Westwater

Friday, April 11th, 2014

“Motherboard” continues at Sperone Westwater through April 19


Ena Swansea, Night and Day Reversible Sofa, 2014. Steel, auto body paint, burlap, fake fur, feathers, and computerized reproductions of paintings, on dye-sublimation casino gaming suede, 35.25 x 157 x 33.5 inches, Edition of 8, 2 APs. Courtesy of Friendman Benda Gallery. Photo: Christopher Burke Studio

Night and Day: Ena Swansea, Reversible

Friday, February 14th, 2014

A show of paintings and a sofa at Friedman Benda, through February 15


Still from Breaking The Frame: A film by Marielle Nitoslawska with Carolee Schneemann

Film Joy: Marielle Nitoslawska on Carolee Schneemann

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

“Breaking The Frame” at Anthology Film Archive thru’ February 6


Photograph by Dennis Kardon of a detail of Balthus, Thérèse Dreaming,1938. Oil on canvas, 59 x 51 inches. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998 © Balthus

Cats and Girls: artcritical’s Roundtable on Balthus at the Met

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

with Duncan Hannah, Dennis Kardon, David Carbone, Christina Kee, Vincent Katz, Nora Griffin


Will Cotton, Cupcake Papers, 2013. 2 color lithograph with hand-coloring on handmade paper, 26 x 20 1/2 inches, edition of 25. Courtesy of Pace Editions, Inc

Come Like Shadows

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

The first in a new series at artcritical where curators present their projects