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, November 15th, 2011

Pat Passlof in her studio on Manhattan's Lower East Side. (c) Alice Sebrell

Pat Passlof, 1928-2011

Memorial Celebration at College of Staten Island this Sunday, November 18

Sunday, November 13th, 2011


A Disciple of Baudelaire: Joachim Neugroschel, 1938-2011

Translator, poet and lively figure in the New York art scene

Thursday, September 29th, 2011


Maven of Watercolor: Susan Shatter, 1943–2011

Memorial set for October 5 at the Century Association

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Pablo Picasso, Meditation (Contemplation), 1904. Watercolor and ink on paper, 14-1/2 x 10-1/2 inches. Museum of Modern Art, New York. Louise Reinhardt Smith Bequest. © 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Liminal Leo: Mourning Leo Steinberg

A touching personal essay to augment our tributes from last March

Sunday, September 18th, 2011


Mandalas Amidst the Plaids: Stephen Mueller, 1947-2011

A tribute to the painter and writer who died last week.

Sunday, September 11th, 2011


From September 2001: A Tribute to the Twin Towers

and from September 2011, a reminder of the loss of artist Michael Richards

Friday, July 22nd, 2011


Lucian Freud, 1922-2011

We looked up to Freud as a symbol of seriousness, of investigative tenacity.

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Leonora Carrington, Self-Portrait, ca. 1937–38. Oil on canvas; 25-5/8 x 32 inches. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, The Pierre and Maria-Gaetana Matisse Collection © 2004 Leonora Carrington/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

“along the needle of my heart”: Leonora Carrington, 1917-2011

In tribute to the Surrealist painter, a poem from David Pollard’s Self-Portraits series.

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Eunah Kim with her "Happy Lungs" flag, Cambridge, Mass., May, 2009. Courtesy of Hyewon Li

A Grand Citizen of the World: Eunah Kim, 1973-2010

A New York memorial for the Korean-American artist, who died in Seoul last November, took place in June.

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Gabriel Laderman, The House of Death and Life, 1984-85 [detail]. Oil on cnavas, 93 x 135 inches. Courtesy of the Laderman Estate, photo by James Dee.

Rooted in Lived Experience: Gabriel Laderman

He argued for perceptual representation that engaged with larger traditions.