Can Modernism’s history be seen through the lens of Irwin’s work?
A “common crossing” is a ubiquitous railroad switch. Laid down horizontally, inserted in the railroad tracks, these ‘frogs’ guide trains crossing from one line to the next. Just as Duchamp transfigured an ordinary men’s urinal into an artwork, by rotating Fountain ninety degree out of the everyday world, so by revolving her ‘frogs’ into a vertical…
The poet-critic’s recent writing for The Nation is collected by Verso.
The late artist is the subject of four simultaneous exhibitions, including a MoMA retrospective.
“What’s the right visual style for presenting Christian or Jewish texts? “
A show of recent paintings was her first at Alexandre Gallery
The East Village artist, who died in 1999, gets a retrospective at the Bronx Museum of the Arts
Two young artists who are friends, at Danese/Corey
From Audubon to Warhol, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art through January 10
Interpreting Paul Klee after Walter Benjamin, her exhibition continues at Miguel Abreu