artworldTributes
Monday, July 14th, 2014
 
On Kawara, I AM STILL ALIVE, 1970. Telegram, 6 1/2 x 8 inches. Courtesy of the artist.
On Kawara: January 2, 1933 – June, 2014 ...
Friday, September 6th, 2013
 
Stephen Antonakos, The Search, 2011. © 2011 Stephen Antonakos. All Rights Reserved.
A tribute to this subtle master of neon ...
Wednesday, April 11th, 2012
 
Hilton Kramer, 1928-2012. Photo (c) Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, 1985
with additional comments by William King, Alex Katz and Vivian Tsao ...
 

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Kikuo Saito, Yellow Fern, 2007. Oil on Canvas, 54 x 42 inches. Courtesy of Baker Sponder Gallery, Miami, Florida

In Two Worlds: Kikuo Saito, 1939-2016


Abstract painter with remarkable sense of color was also creator of evocative, wordless theater/dance pieces

Monday, January 11th, 2016

David Bowie in the role of Andy Warhol in Basquiat (1996: dir. Julian Schnabel)

The Thin White Duke: David Bowie, 1947-2016


Bowie discusses art – making it and collecting it – in this interview from 1994

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Ellsworth Kelly, Woodland Plant, 1979. Transfer lithograph on 300-gram Arches Cover Paper, edition of 100, 80.3 x 120.7 cm. Courtesy of Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Embodied Presence: Ellsworth Kelly, 1923-2015


He exposed emotion and poise in subtly modulated, streamlined form.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

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Deceptive Simplicity, Regal Elegance: Robert Berlind, 1938 to 2015


His scheduled solo show of new work opens January 9

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Lennart Anderson, Golden Age 1, 1956. Oil on canvas, 20 x 16 inches. Collection of the Artist

Order, Poise and Delight: Lennart Anderson, 1928 to 2015


One painter’s tribute to a mentor, with an additional comment by David Cohen

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Photo of Jackie Brookner. Courtesy of parsons.edu

Work embodying a solution to the problem it references: The Legacy of Jackie Brookner


Memorial at Parsons October 17 for pioneering ecological artist

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Screen Shot 2015-06-24 at 3.23.24 PM

Waste Not, Want Not: An Inquiry into What Women Saved and Assembled — Femmage


In homage to the late Miriam Schapiro, this classic text of the feminist art movement

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Photograph of Selina Trieff in 1960

Drawn to the Larger Mystery: Selina Trieff, 1934 to 2015


Her paintings were a comedy of strangely familiar selves

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

James Adley, Carmine, 2007. Acrylic on panel, 24 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the Artist

Grand Symphonic Paintings: James Adley, 1931 to 2015


“Size was a necessary component of his symphonic ambition for painting”

Monday, April 6th, 2015

Travis Collinson, Pinkie was painted by Thomas Lawrence but what if blue boy was a beat poet (Paule), 2013-14. Acrylic on linen, 64 x 48 inches. Collection of Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive.

Relentlessly Engaged: Paule Anglim, 1930-2015


with comments by Annabeth Rosen, Wayne Thiebaud and John Zurier