Writings by THE EDITORS

The Marathon That Keeps On Running

Last weekend’s marathon seems to be exerting an unexpected influence on the world of art, or at least of artcritical.  Endurance-testing art projects (hopefully with resulting exhilaration) are a common denominator in two of the exhibitions selected for the next installment of The Review Panel. On November 21 Sarah Douglas, Edward Epstein and Lance Esplund…

A double-page from Fragments, lithographs by Marc Desgrandchamps with text by Pliny the Elder, published by Michael Woolworth Publications, 2014

Democratic Art: Print Week Descends Upon New York

IFPDA Print Fair at Park Avenue Armory, E/AB at Art Beam Building, Chelsea

The Review Panel, October 204, left to right, Joan Waltemath, David Cohen, Marjorie Welish, Ken Johnson. Photo: Grace Markman

October 2014: Ken Johnson, Joan Waltemath and Marjorie Welish with moderator David Cohen

Jenny Holzer at Cheim & Read, Peter Fend at Essex Street, David Hockney at Pace Gallery and John Walker at Alexandre Gallery.

John Walker, Untitled Bingo Card, 2013. Courtesy of Alexandre Gallery

October 2014: The Review Panel Turns 10

See Hockney and Holzer in Chelsea, John Walker on 57th Street, Peter Fend on the Lower East Side

A Poet Among Painters

For artcritical.com, a milestone and a significant appointment.  The former has been trumpeted for a while in our newsletters but the giddy sense of achievement is yet to rub off: the tenth anniversary of The Review Panel. (The podcast from last month’s season premiere is now available, by the way.) Friday, October 24 sees three veteran…


Recent Photography at artcritical

“HUBS” is a new category on artists and subjects discussed multiple times at artcritical.


Philly Season Premiere October 8 and Line Up for Anniversary Edition October 24

shows include Nicole Eisenman at the ICA

Jane Corrigan, Three GIrls in a Field, 2014. Oil on linen, 27 x 36-1/2 inches. Courtesy of Kerry Schuss (KS Art)

September 2014: Alexander Nagel, Dorothy Spears and Robert Storr with moderator David Cohen

Allora & Calzadilla at Gladstone Gallery, Marcel Dzama at David Zwirner, Angela Dufresne at Monya Rowe and Justine Kurland at Mitchell-Innes & Nash.


Jeff Koons at artcritical

“HUBS” is a new category on artists and subjects discussed multiple times at artcritical.

Moses Breaking the Tablets of the Law (1659) Oil on canvas by Rembrandt Gemaldegalerie Berlin

An Ice Bucket Challenge in which Connoisseurship Remains Dry

artcritical’s start of fall seasonal quiz. Prize money to ALS research