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Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
 
Mimmo Rotella, TAL, 1957, Décollage on canvas, 12 7/8 x 14 1/4 inches. Image courtesy of the gallery.
selected early works were on view uptown ...
Friday, January 6th, 2017
 
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Cannibalization is a creative act in the artist’s recent show of new text-based and reductivist work. ...
Sunday, August 21st, 2016
 
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A show of activist art from across Latin America. ...
 

Friday, October 9th, 2015

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Creation Anxieties: Dana Schutz at Petzel


Paintings of boldness and fearlessness, on view through October 24

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Roland Flexner, Untitled, 2001. Ink on Paper, 12¾ x 11½ inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Sargent’s Daughters

Drunken Bubbles: The Sumi-e Spray Drawings of Roland Flexner


Roland Flexner and Japanese Bronzes at Sargent’s Daughters through Sunday

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Anoka Faruqee, 2013P-83 (Wave), 2013. Acrylic on linen on panel, 45 x 45 inches

The Ghost in the Machine: Diphthong at the Fiterman


Group show, curated by Stephen Maine and Gelah Penn, at Borough of Manhattan Community College

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Susan Jane Walp, Gerbera I, 2014. Oil on gessoed paper, 11-1/2 x 10 inches. Courtesy of Tibor de Nagy Gallery

Momentousness: The Still Life Paintings of Susan Jane Walp


Her paintings on paper are at Tibor de Nagy through October 17

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Installation view, "The Accidental Poet: Bill Beckley—1968-1978," 2015, at Albertz Benda.

Accidentally on Purpose: Bill Beckley at Albertz Benda


The gallery presents a retrospective of the poet-artist’s varied oeuvre.

Monday, September 28th, 2015

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Hail the High Priestess: Kyle Staver and the Cult of Painting


Her show, Tall Tales, is at Steven Harvey through October 11

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Margaux Ogden, Desert Anxiety II, 2015. Acrylic on canvas, 70 x 66 inches. Courtesy of the artist and ltd Los Angeles.

Emojis and Emotion: New Painting by Margaux Ogden


Ogden’s work leverages anxiety and excitement, brush on canvas, as pain’ing.

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Iyaba Ibo Mandingo, Grave Marker Series, 2014. House paint, oil sticks, roof n' tile and crayon on brown recycle paper. Courtesy of the artist. Photograph by John Groo.

Aesthetics and Social Justice: “Arresting Patterns” at ArtSpace


An exhibition and its extracurricular programming explore artistic representations of mass incarceration.

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Deborah Remington, March, 1964. Oil on canvas, 57.25 x 49.25 inches. Courtesy of the artist’s estate and Wallspace, New York

The Dream Life of Forms: Paintings and Drawings by Deborah Remington


Her strange and beautiful work was on view at Wallspace this summer

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Stanley Whitney, Lightnin, 2009. Oil on linen, 40 × 40 inches. Courtesy the artist and team (gallery, inc.), New York

Structured by Color: Stanley Whitney, Works from the 1990s and Now


shows at Karma Books (extended through August 30) and the Studio Museum in Harlem