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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 ...
 
Stephen Antonakos, The Search, 2011. © 2011 Stephen Antonakos. All Rights Reserved.
A tribute to this subtle master of neon ...
 
Hilton Kramer, 1928-2012. Photo (c) Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, 1985
with additional comments by William King, Alex Katz and Vivian Tsao ...
 


William King, Bob and Terry, c. 1954. Terra cotta, 14 x 14 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches. Courtesy of Alexandre Gallery

The Gentle Giant: William King, 1925-2015


In this tribute to the sculptor William King, who passed away peacefully Tuesday night at his Springs, New York home under hospice care, David Cohen draws on an essay he wrote in 2011 on King’s work for Iowa State University, Ames, where a number of his works are on permanent loan.  King, a former president of the…


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The Hungry Connoisseur: Claude Simard, 1956 to 2014


An artist’s eulogy for her dealer, co-founder of Jack Shainman Gallery


Jane Wilson in front her painting, The Open Scene, 1960. Collection of The Museum of Modern Art. Photograph by John Jonas Gruen, May 1960.

“Looking for the Color Behind the Color”: Jane Wilson, 1924 to 2015


Wilson belongs to a tradition of transcendental American landscape


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“I Choose To Be Free”. Jake Berthot, 1939-2014


Touched by the sublime, his painting went beyond the sense of sight


Jane Freilicher, My Cubism, 2004. Oil on linen, 25 x 25 inches. Courtesy Tibor de Nagy Gallery

“A button of color can make the world shake”: Jane Freilicher, 1924-2014


Jane Freilicher is my idea of an artist, writes Thomas Nozkowski


Peter Hujar, Candy Darling on Her Deathbed, 1973. Vintage gelatin silver print. © 1987 The Peter Hujar Archive LLC; Courtesy Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York and Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco.

Candy Says: Remembering Two Artists and One Image


Looking back at the life of a muse, the work of a photographer.


Jennifer Wynne Reeves ,Place (4-43), 1997. Oil on birch hardwood, 12 x 16 inches. Courtesy BravinLee programs

Bathed in Grace: The Life and Work of Jennifer Wynne Reeves


Reeves anthropomorphizes abstraction in an ultimately humane way


Edward Leffingwell, 1941-2014. Courtesy of Tom Leffingwell

Critic, Curator, Dandy: Edward Leffingwell, 1941 to 2014


A cosmopolitan of astringent, forthright wit, according to his friend, Lilly Wei


Harun Farocki: 1944-2014

Harun Farocki: 1944-2014


A tribute to the influential and humane filmmaker, who died on July 30.


David Shapiro at work. Courtesy of David Shapiro Studio

Disparate Forces Uniting As One: David Shapiro, 1944 to 2014


“Allostasis” or stability through change was a goal of his abstract paintings and prints