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 ...
 

Monday, July 21st, 2014

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

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Maime Holst, Landscape Before Dying (Fated #4), 2008. Acrylic paint on canvas, 71 x 71 inches. Courtesy of Feature Inc.

An Artist’s Gallerist: Hudson of Feature Inc (1950-2014)


From Judy Linn’s quirky, painting-like photographs to the finely drawn erotic humor of Tom of Finland, Hudson’s eye was a keen one.

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Po Kim with Charlie. Photo: Jinhong Kim

A Gentle Giant: Po Kim (1917-2014)


Korean exile found refuge in Lower Manhattan and in fantasy worlds.

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Charles Cajori, 1921-2013

Intimist Glow, Expansive Gestures: Charles Cajori (1921-2013)


with a reminiscence of his teaching contribution by STEPHEN ELLIS

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Arthur Danto (1924-2013). Picture credit to follow

A Perfect Friendship: Remembering Arthur Danto


Arthur Danto (1924-2013)

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Ellen Lanyon, Fisch, 2009. Acrylic on canvas, 36 x 36 inches. Courtesy of Pavel Zoubok Gallery

Ellen Lanyon: 1926 – 2013


In tribute to an indomitable spirit, an artist of great integrity and a force for good

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Jene Highstein, Flora, 2011. Hand hammered stainless steel, ed. 3, 156 x 15 x 14 inches. Photo: Ross Willows. Courtesy of Art Omi

A Rebellious Sensuality: Jene Highstein, 1942 – 2013


with an additional comment by sculptor Alain Kirili

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Luca Del Baldo, Thomas McEvilley - The Visionary Academy of Ocular Mentality, 2010. Oil on Belgian linen, 40 x 30 cm. Collection of Thomas McEvilley. Courtesy of the Artist.

Fearless and Philosophical, Subtle and Inquisitive: Thomas McEvilley, 1939-2013


The Sanskrit scholar who took on MoMA

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Hugh Gourley with the author's Doberman Pinscher, Mookie. Courtesy of Daphne Cumming

The Nobleman: Hugh Gourley, fabled curator, transformed Colby College Museum of Art into Maine showcase


Hugh J. Gourley III, 1931-2012

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Denyse Thomasos, Free, 2009. Acrylic on canvas, 60 x 72 inches. Courtesy of Lennon, Weinberg Inc.

Painter of Palpable Frisson: Denyse Thomasos, 1964-2012


Aged 47, the painter died suddenly July 19th