Thursday, September 17th, 2015
Ogden’s work leverages anxiety and excitement, brush on canvas, as pain’ing. ...
Monday, August 24th, 2015
Installation view of work from The 15th Annual Summer Apprenticeship Program at Artspace, 2015. Photograph by John Groo.
An exhibition and its extracurricular programming explore artistic representations of mass incarceration. ...
Monday, July 6th, 2015
Installation view of "Acting On Dreams" at Franklin Street Works, 2015. Courtesy of Franklin Street Works.
A group show explores the use of art in social justice activism, collective action, and the aesthetics of politics. ...

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.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Lygia Clark, Clark’s proposition Diálogo de mãos ("Dialogue of hands," 1966), in use probably by Clark and Hélio Oiticica. The object is made of elastic. Courtesy Associação Cultural “O Mundo de Lygia Clark,” Rio de Janeiro.

Offline: Lygia Clark and the Original Social Media

This ambitious retrospective of Clark’s work is one of the first major exhibitions of her work outside of Brazil.

Friday, August 15th, 2014

Vasily Kandinsky, Singer (Sängerin), 1903. Woodcut on Japanese paper, mounted on paper, 35.9 x 24.8 cm. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris.

The Cloud Rises: Vasily Kandinsky Before Abstraction

“This is the moment where Kandinsky’s blues, his reds, his yellows, are becoming nouns, objects, substances in their own right.”

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014


The Smokey Life: Ohad Meromi at Nathalie Karg

Ohad Meromi carries the proletarian banner into Nathalie Karg Gallery.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014


Burning Inside: Passion, Politics, and Disruption at Paul Kasmin

Arson as a kind of avant-garde, reorganizing our experience of the exhibition space.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

James Wolfe, Just Right, 2013. Powder Coated Steel, 32 x 32 x 14 inches. Courtesy of the Artist.

Fluttering like Flags, Swaying like Saplings: Sculptures of James Wolfe

On view at the New York Studio School through August 10

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014


Model as Mayhem: Franklin Evans pace Yve-Alain Bois

“…fashion or soft-core erotica are intermittently spaced around the gallery to form an underlayer of camp.”

Sunday, July 27th, 2014

Installation shot of the exhibition under review with David Brody's untitled 2014 sculpture suspended from the ceiling. Courtesy of Pierogi

“Leave Me All On Fire”: David Brody at the Boiler

A drawing animation, absolutely flat and yet 3-D at the same time

Monday, July 21st, 2014


Eco-Formalism: Maya Lin at the Parrish Art Museum

Lin’s ecological concerns are apparent, but are they persuasive?

Monday, July 14th, 2014


Surface Tension: William Corwin on Amalia Piccinini and Stephen Maine

Two artists’ recent shows in Brooklyn explore surface as substance.