Sharmistha Ray



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Miami 2018: Purvis Young at the Rubell Family Collection

Monday, December 10th, 2018

A street artist moved by the tragedies of his time


Works by Purvis Young on view at the Rubell Family Collection, Miami.

Miami 2018: Purvis Young at the Rubell Family Collection

Monday, December 10th, 2018

A street artist moved by the tragedies of his time


Tiffany Chung, reconstructing an exodus history: boat trajectories, ports of first asylum and resettlement countries, 2017. Embroidery on fabric, 55 x 137 ¾ inches. Courtesy of the artist and Tyler

Art Basel Miami Beach: Survey, Positions, Nova

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Amidst a tremendous amount of great art on display at  Art Basel Miami Beach this year, three curated sections threw up new discoveries and mined historical blind spots. In Survey, 16 historical projects presented individual artists across a spectrum of cultures, generations and approaches. Hackett Mill, a gallery from San Francisco, showed terrific late paintings…


Performance of Inner Course: The Agony of It All, curated by Laura Dvorkin, at The Bunker Artspace, on December 2. Courtesy of the Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection.

Rya Kleinpeter and Tora Lopez at the Bunker Artspace

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

The two role-play Lucille Ball at Beth Rudin deWoody’s space


A painting by David Bade, courtesy of Annelien Kers Gallery, Amsterdam. Details to follow

Scope Miami Beach 2018: David Bade at Annelien Kers

Friday, December 7th, 2018

My first stop on the Miami art trail this year was the Scope Art Show. Booths felt cramped and the aisles were far too narrow, making it difficult to step far back enough to see the art on display. There was also too much posturing on politics, rather than thoughtful critique. Most of it —unluckily…


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Judy Chicago at the ICA

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

First report by Sharmistha Ray from Miami during Art Basel week


Installation shot of Dannielle Tegeder: Chroma Machine Suite: Forecasting Fault Lines in the Cosmos. Deconstructed paintings. Image courtesy: Kansas City Art Institute

Iterations: Dannielle Tegeder in conversation with Sharmistha Ray

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Chroma Machine Suite is at the Kansas City Art Institute