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Mike Yaniro, Caric 1, 2013, graphite and ink on paper, found frame, 21 x 18 inches. Courtesy of Room East.
A young artist’s debut on the Lower East Side plays with language, drawing, and commercial processes ...
 
Installation view: Aldo Tambellini, We Are The Primitives Of A New Era at James Cohan Gallery, 2013. Photographer: Bill Orcutt
Reconstructed environments of pioneering cameraless films prefigure upcoming MoMA screenings ...
 
Torbjørn Rødland, Narrative Stasis (Studio Kabuki), 2008-13, 22 7/16 x 17 3/4 inches. Courtesy of Algus Greenspon, New York.
A photographer’s serious conceptual tone with a hint of satire ...
 


E.V. Day and Kembra Pfahler, Untitled 17, 2012. Archival photographic print mounted on sintra, edition of 3. 24 x 16 inches. Courtesy of The Hole

Bunnies in the Lily Pond: E.V. Day and Kembra Pfahler at Giverny


An irreverent take on Monet’s storied garden, on view at The Hole


Mary Ellen Carroll, Federal, 2003. Cibachrome print, 20 x 24 inches. Courtesy of Third Streaming

Specifics of Place and Realities Everywhere: Mary Ellen Carroll at Third Streaming


Her work is on view through May 19th


Jane Dickson, LV17 (Small Skull), 2010. Oil on Canvas, 24 x 18 inches. Courtesy of Valentine Gallery

Flickering Purgatories: Jane Dickson paints Vegas


Her recent show was at Valentine Gallery, Queens


Lynne Harlow, BEAT, 2007. Acrylic paint (8-1/2 x 8-1/2 feet), drum kit, live performance with musicians. Courtesy of the artist and MINUS SPACE, Brooklyn, NY

Finding Art in Empty Space: Responses to John Cage


Notations: The Cage Effect Today at Hunter College through April 21


Installation shot: Willard Boepple: New Sculpture at Lori Bookstein Fine Art, 2012. Photo: Etienne Frossard. Courtesy of Lori Bookstein Fine Art

Mechanisms of Mediation: Willard Boepple’s Towers


His new sculpture is on view at Lori Bookstein through April 28


Harriet Korman, Convergence, 2011. Oil on canvas, 48 x 60 inches. Courtesy of Lennon, Weinberg, inc.

The Tremolo Effect: Harriet Korman at Lennon Weinberg


Her deadpan compositions make for lively meditations on painting.  Closes April 13.


Allison Gildersleeve, Hide Out, 2011. Oil and alkyd on canvas, 52 x 54 inches. Courtesy of Asya Geisberg Gallery

Tunnel Vision: Allison Gildersleeve at Asya Geisberg


Animated touch, sumptuous color and a disquieting absence of context.  Through April 7


Catherine Lee, Ivory Sahara (Quanta #1), 2011. Oil on canvas, 54 x 54 inches. Courtesy of Galerie Lelong

“A Yellow Patch of Wall”: Catherine Lee at Galerie Lelong


Her Quanta series injects the grid with measured sensuality.


Toon Kuijpers, Blue Cloth, 2011. Oil on canvas, 8 x 9.5 inches. Courtesy of Howard Scott Gallery.

Minimalism, Golden Age-Style: Still Lifes by Toon Kuijpers


The Amsterdam-based painter shows at Howard Scott through April 7


Ellen Berkenblit, Broken Pane of Frosted Glass, 2012. Oil and charcoal on linen, 94 x 76 1/4 inches. Courtesy Anton Kern Gallery, New York

Doing the Loop-de-Loop: The latest surprise from Ellen Berkenblit


Her show continues at Anton Kern Gallery through March 31