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. ...

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.

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Milton Resnick, Untitled, 1989. Oil on canvas, 30 x 40 inches. Copyright The Milton Resnick and Pat Passlof Foundation, 2014. Courtesy Cheim & Read.

Man Out of Time: Milton Resnick at Mana Contemporary

Milton Resnick’s long but underappreciated career gets a review and revision at Mana Contemporary.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014


Wanted but Undesired: Andy Warhol at the 1964 World’s Fair

The Queens Museum untangles the outrage and hypocrisy around Warhol’s commission at the 1964 World’s Fair.

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014


Sun and Earth: Melanie Schiff at Kate Werble

Melanie Schiff’s work encourages viewers to stare at the sun.

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Installation view, "Phoenix: Xu Bing at the Cathedral," The Cathedral of Saint John the Divine. Courtesy of the artist and The Cathedral of Saint John the Divine. Photograph by Aileen June Wang.

Wood, Light and Steel from Ash: Xu Bing’s Phoenixes

Xu Bing’s interest in metamorphosis takes form as two colossal phoenixes.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Installation view, “Camille Henrot: The Restless Earth,” New Museum, 2014.
Courtesy of the New Museum, New York. Photo by Benoit Pailley.

Archive of the Everything, Forever: Camille Henrot at the New Museum

Camille Henrot’s ambitious exhibition displays her woven roles as archivist, anthropologist, artist.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Installation view, "Jayson Musson: Abstract Art Exhibit," courtesy of Salon 94.

Punchline in Search of a Comedian: Jayson Musson takes on Nancy

Jayson Musson’s comics-inspired show is at Salon 94 Bowery.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Tom Friedman, Toxic Green Luscious Green, 2014. Paint and Styrofoam, 60 X 96 X 5 1/2 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Luhring Augustine, New York.

What It Is: Juliet Helmke on Tom Friedman

Tom Friedman plays with viewer expectations, using nothing but two materials.