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Saturday, May 14th, 2016
 
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Her extended exhibition closes May 15 at Nathalie Karg on the Lower East Side ...
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
 
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The artist explores the interrelation of intellectual, aesthetic, and corporeal adornment. ...
Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
 
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The artists use ceramics and painting to alter viewers’ perceptions of space and objects. ...
 

Friday, May 20th, 2016

William Leavitt, Starburst Fixture, 2015. Oil marker on linen, 24 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Greene Naftali.

Screen Life or Real: William Leavitt’s “Telemetry” at Greene Naftali


The artist’s domestic tableaux use screens and ersatz furnishings to scrutinize the real world.

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Cristóbal Lehyt, Untitled, 2016. Mixed media on paper on plexiglas, 48 x 48 inches. Courtesy of Johannes Vogt Gallery

Before The Law: Cristóbal Lehyt at Johannes Vogt


Vogt’s first show in new Lower East Side premises

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

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Library of Babel: Ward Shelley’s Complex Taxonomies at Pierogi


The artist’s drawings, paintings, and collaborative installation use Borgesian parodies of organization.

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

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Black Genius: Roy DeCarava at Anders Wahlstedt


The photographer’s documentary images of Harlem reveal lives and history there.

Friday, May 6th, 2016

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Originals: Amy Hill and the Kids of America


At Front Room Gallery in Brooklyn, the show is a disconcerting delight

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

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H/er Transformative Art: Genesis Breyer P-Orridge at the Rubin


An installation brings sympathetic magic to the museum.

Friday, April 29th, 2016

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Revisiting the Never-Ending Now: Luigi Ghirri at Matthew Marks


A survey of the photographer’s work opens vistas onto small moments.

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

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At a Safe Remove: Omer Fast at James Cohan


a jarring experience, both intellectually and emotionally, his three films are on view through May 7

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Shimpei Takeda; Trace #7, Nihonmatsu Castle – Nihonmatsu, Fukushima; 2012, printed 2014. Gelatin silver print; 20 1/6 x 23 7/8 inches. Courtesy of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Intense Immobility: “In the Wake” at Japan Society


Photography, history, loss, and the Tohoku earthquake disaster at Japan Society.

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Laura Poitras, ANARCHIST: Power Spectrum Display of Doppler Tracks from a Satellite (Intercepted May 27, 2009), 2016. Pigmented inkjet print mounted on aluminum, 45 × 64-3/4 inches. Courtesy the artist

O’Say Can You See: Laura Poitras at the Whitney


The filmmaker’s exhibition exploits the techniques of its subject: surveillance