Thursday, October 15th, 2015
On view at Valentine in Ridgewood and Hionas on the Lower East Side ...
Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
Sarah Sze, Measuring Stick, 2015. Video projectors, fan, light, mirrors, wood, stone, archival prints, speakers, stainless steel, balloon, sand, fruit, egg, plastic, toilet paper, aluminum foil, grass; 132 x 90 x 51 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York. Photo: Mike Barnett.
Sze’s new exhibition makes astronomical allusions with everyday goods and plays with viewer expectations. ...
Friday, October 9th, 2015
Paintings of boldness and fearlessness, on view through October 24 ...

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.

Saturday, June 21st, 2014


Radically Conservative: Franklin Einspruch on Susan Vecsey & James Walsh

Susan Vecsey and James Walsh lead the vanguard revival of the Tenth Street abstractionists.

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014


Outside the Box: David Carrier on the Legacy of Shaped Canvases

Two exhibitions chronicle the disparate and sometimes radical uses of shaped canvases since the 1960s.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014


Fuzzy Reception: Michael Berryhill at Kansas

Berryhill’s new punning paintings tease viewers and confound their expectations.

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Paul Cézanne, The Buffet, 1887-79. Oil on linen, 65 x 81 cm. Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest

Paul Cézanne: Site/Non-Site

Madrid show applies Robert Smithson’s ideas to Cézanne

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Stuart Elster, In Dazzle Blue #2, 2012. Oil on canvas, 16 x 24 inches. Courtesy of Junior Projects

Constructing “Boatness” from the Abstraction of Camouflage: Stuart Elster at Junior Projects

Show references Dazzle campaign of World War I