Writings by David Cohen

Peter Howson, Outcast, 2011. Oil on canvas, 48¼ x 36¼ inches. Courtesy of Flowers Gallery

Hell and Back: The Religious Paintings of Peter Howson


“Redemption” was on view at Chelsea’s Flowers Gallery March 29 to May 5, 2012


Frieze Art Fair, Randall's Island Park, May 4 to 7, 2012

May Day! May Day! More Art Fairs


New York set to Frieze.


Jean Hélion, Equilibre , 1936. Oil on canvas, 44 7/8 x 57 7/8 inches. Courtesy of Schroeder Romero & Shredder

Jean Hélion at Schroeder Romero & Shredder


Up through June 30. His 1943 book, “They Shall Not Have Me”, is reissued by Arcade


Catherine Howe, Night Painting (Bluestocking), 2012. Oil and beeswax on canvas, 50 x 60 inches. Courtesy of Von Lintel Gallery

Catherine Howe at Von Lintel Gallery


Still Life as Action Painting


Hilton Kramer, 1928-2012. Photo (c) Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, 1985

Feared and Fearless: Hilton Kramer, 1928-2012


with additional comments by William King, Alex Katz and Vivian Tsao


Jack Bush, Sing Sing Sing, 1974. Acrylic on canvas, 68 x 114-3/4 inches. Courtesy of FreedmanArt

Jack Bush at FreedmanArt


Images that balance chromatic vibrancy and earthiness.  DEBATE: Comments from Karen Wilkin and Piri Halasz


Screen Shot 2012-03-25 at 10.41.55 AM

Eve Sonneman at Nohra Haime Gallery


Her diptych photographs and a selection of paintings are on view through April 28


z_drucker-a13

Volta Experiences A Surge


A report from the fair of solo presentations that runs through Sunday


Jennifer Bartlett, Sm. M. Lg. 1-1000 Horizontal, 2011. Enamel over silkscreen grid on baked enamel steel plates, 57 x 75 inches. Courtesy of Locks Gallery, Philadelphia

What to expect at the Piers, the Armory, the other Armory, even some Williamsburg bars


Armory Week is upon us


Sharon Yaari, Jerusalem Blvd., 2009. Inkjet, 27-3/16 x 32-1/16 inches. Courtesy of Bruce Silverstein

Sharon Yaari at the Silverstein Annual


On view through February 25