Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
The second of artcritical’s 2015 dispatches from Venice ...
Saturday, September 19th, 2015
Ellen McFadden, Toketee, 2014. Acrylic on canvas, 40 x 40 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Ampersand Gallery.
Sea, sky, air, and space meet in the respectively trippy, geometric, and photorealist images of three artists. ...
Thursday, September 10th, 2015
Installation view of "Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Theory," 2015, at the Garage Musuem. Photograph © 2015 by Egor Slizyak and Denis Sinyakov, courtesy of the Garage Museum.
Moscow premieres a stunning museum for contemporary art. ...

Sunday, October 5th, 2014

Robert Janitz, Mirrors, 2014. Oil, wax, flour on linen, 63.5 x 51 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Meyer Riegger Berlin.

L’Orientaliste on the Continent: Robert Janitz in Berlin

The artist’s first solo show in Berlin runs through October 25.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Will Bruno, Something Shocking, 2014. Oil on paper, 15 x 11 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

Comic Revelations and Reappearances: Works by Will Bruno

An adventurer in the Pacific Northwest exhibits the record of his recent journeying.

Monday, August 25th, 2014


A Dispatch from “Manifesta 10”

David Carrier reports on the politics and curatorial gambits of “Manifesta 10,” now on view in St. Petersburg.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

The Brisbane Powerhouse. Photograph by Jon Linkins.

Scene Down Under

Juliet Helmke reports on the Australian arts community.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Emmanuel Cooper, Stoneware with volcanic glaze (detail), ca. 1990s. Courtesy of the artist and Ruthin Craft Centre. Photograph by Dewi Tannatt Lloyd.

Flows of Light and Form: The Life and Work of Emmanuel Cooper

Darren Jones remembers the elemental work and personality of the English ceramicist.

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014


“They are looking for answers”: Jawad al Malhi at Al-Ma’mal Foundation

Jawad al Malhi’s work documents the lives, struggles and culture of young men in the Middle East.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Andy Wicks. Courtesy &Model Gallery.

Letter from Leeds

Yorkshire is a surprising hub for contemporary art in the UK

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

A viewer studies Alain Jacquet’s Déjeuner sur l’herbe, 1964, while seeming to avoid Allen Jone’s Chair, 1969 © Gar Powell-Evans 2013 Courtesy Barbican Art Gallery

A Dizzying Kaleidoscope: Artistic Experiment meets Product Design at London’s Barbican

Pop Art Design wrapped up a European tour in London this winter

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Ragnar Kjartansson, Guilt Trip, 2007. Video, 10 min, 24 sec.

Warmer Than You Think: Due North at Icebox Project Space

Exhibition paired artists from Iceland and Philadelphia

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Alan Shields, Finger Lickin’, 1974-76, acrylic, thread, rope, string and beads on canvas, 118 x 113 inches, 299.72 x 287.02 centimeters. Courtesy of Cherry and Martin.

Hippies Use Side Door: Alan Shields at Cherry and Martin

A mini-survey of work from the 1960s to the 1980s