Writings by Noah Dillon


Lars Fisk at Marlborough

Although he’s previously worked with Marlborough Chelsea, notably in their “Broadway Morey Boogie” installation along Broadway between 59th and 166th streets in 2014 and ’15, “MR. SOFTEE” is Lars Fisk’s first solo show with the gallery. Fisk formerly worked with the trippy jam band Phish, doing stage design, and his work here is definitely psychedelic,…

Installation view, "Jonathan Horowitz: Occupy Greenwich," 2016 at the Brant Foundation. Photo by Tom Powel Imaging, Inc. Courtesy The Brant Foundation.

Go Vegan!: Jonathan Horowitz at the Brant Foundation

Contradiction, formalism, and politics in Greenwich, Connecticut.


Nicole Wermers at Tanya Bonakdar

Nicole Wermers’s sculptures operate both as clever art-historical jibes and contemporary political satire. Their ergonomic and utilitarian construction, using industrially produced materials, continues a kind of mainline homage to Marcel Duchamp, staging objects in ways that highlight their alien nature. Her Vertical Awnings series (rolled-up awnings with colored stripes) is coyly reminiscent of Daniel Buren’s stripes and Nancy…

Gardar Eide Einarsson, The Next Recession and Where to Hide, 2016. Acrylic, graphite and gesso on canvas, 87 x 71 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Team.

Encompassing Hostility: “Golden Eggs” at Team Gallery

A group show gives Marxist voice to recent unrest in art and politics.


David Claerbout at Sean Kelly

The video artist’s solo show is on view through April 30.


Taryn Simon at Gagosian

The multimedia conceptualist addresses treaties and their stagecraft.

Catherine Opie, Fang and Chanel from the 700 Nimes Road Portfolio, 2010-11. Pigment print, 20 x 24 inches. © Catherine Opie. Courtesy Regen Projects, Los Angeles and Lehmann Maupin, New York and Hong Kong.

Catherine Opie at Lehmann Maupin

A photographic portrait of Elizabeth Taylor via her home.


“The object of power is power”: Erika Blair at Rope Gallery

A performance at a Baltimore gallery that raises questions about government intrusion and our responses to it.


Zombies and Vampires: Alex Bag’s New Scary Movie at Team

Her new video satirizes the monstrous image cast by many dealers in the minds of artists.


Nikholis Planck and David Armacost at Rachel Uffner

Studio neighbors here make neighboring shows