Writings by THE EDITORS

Joe Brainard, Untitled (Madonna) 1969 Mixed media collage 14 x 11 inches

Joe Brainard at Adam Baumgold

This was an artcritical PIC in October 2009.

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Samantha Keely Smith at the Art Under the Bridge Festival

This was an artcritical PIC in September 2009.

K.37 (lattice variation) 2008. Protogen RPT with stainless steel tubing, 56 x 35 x 28 inches. On view from October 1st at Paul Kasmin Gallery

Frank Stella at Paul Kasmin Gallery

This was an artcritical PIC in September 2009.

Israel Hershberg, Aria Umbra II 2007 – 2009. Oil on linen, 36-1/2 x 98-1/2 inches. Courtesy of Marlborough Gallery

Israel Hershberg at Marlborough Chelsea

This was an artcritical PIC in September 2009.


Apropos Labor Day: A Fair on Governor’s Island

A short and free ferry ride will take Manhattanites and Brooklynites to an island wide exhibition of the work of over 150 international independent artists and galleries. The Second Annual Governors Island Art Fair will be open to the public every weekend September 5-27 from 11am to 6pm. Ferries to Governors Island are available from…

Hyman Bloom

The 97 year old Hyman Bloom passed away August 26. His work is included in the current exhibition at the Phillips Collection, Paint Made Flesh, reviewed at artcritical by David Cohen, while a traveling exhibition of his work opens September 13 at Yeshiva University Museum. A full tribute and review will follow at artcritical. Back in…

Distinguished Service Order, Contd.

The benefit gala season is upon the art world, making it the turn of distinguished artists, patrons, and scholars to bask in a little glory. The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art is presenting their medal to Richard Artschwager, Douglas S. Cramer and Jack Lenor Larsen while art critic and curator Klaus Kertess receives the Lawrence A….

Unison, 2009, champlain marble, 75 x 30 x 31 inches.

Jon Isherwood at John Davis Gallery

This was an artcritical PIC in September 2009.

Janine Antoni, Conduit, 2009 (Detail). Copper sculpture with urine verdigris patina, framed digital c-print, 28 x 33 inches. Courtesy Luhring Augustine Gallery

September, 2009: Brody, Carrier, and Nochlin

September 25, 2009 at the National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York   David Brody, David Carrier and Linda Nochlin joined David Cohen to review Kehinde Wiley, Maya Lin, Chris Ofili, and Janine Antoni.

Untitled (To Petra Von Kant) 2, 2008, oil on copper, 18 x 18 inches.

Joa Baldinger in Sagaponak, NY

This was an artcritical PIC in September 2009.