Stephen Maine, HP11-0402,  2011. Acrylic on panel, 20 x 16 inches. Courtesy of the artist and 490 Atlantic Gallery.
Two artists’ recent shows in Brooklyn explore surface as substance. ...
Photograph of Milton Resnick.
Milton Resnick’s long but underappreciated career gets a review and revision at Mana Contemporary. ...
Andy Warhol, Nelson Rockefeller, 1967. Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas, 75 x 56 x 1 1/4 inches. Copyright The Andy Warhol Foundation, courtesy of The Queens Museum.
The Queens Museum untangles the outrage and hypocrisy around Warhol’s commission at the 1964 World’s Fair. ...

Hugo McCloud, Judith, 2012. Patina, mixed media on copper sheet, 77 x 93 inches. Courtesy of Meulensteen Gallery.

A Curation of Curators: Young Curators, New Ideas at Meulensteen

A  multifarious show equates curatorial choice with artistic production

Fontana cover detail

Spatialism in Action: Lucio Fontana at Gagosian Gallery

His Ambiente Spaziale were on view in May and June


Beyond the Studio & Out of the Closet: Art and Sex on the Waterfront, 1971-83

Leslie + Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

Marcia Hafif, Fresco: Italian Brown Pink Lake NY 09 2, 2009. Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches. Courtesy of Larry Becker Contemporary Art

Monochrome Austerity, Late Roman Style: Marcia Hafif at Larry Becker

Was seen in Philadelphia early Summer 2012

Keith Haring (American, 1958–1990). Still from Painting Myself into a Corner, 1979. Video, 33 min. Collection Keith Haring Foundation. © Keith Haring Foundation

Out of the Gallery and Into the Streets: Keith Haring’s Early Years

Keith Haring: 1978-1982 at Brooklyn Museum until July 8

Martha Diamond, Untitled, (detail), 2011, Oil on board, 15 x 10 inches. Courtesy of Sue Scott Gallery

Diamond Bright: Martha Diamond at Sue Scott Gallery

Her “bright brush” paintings are on view on the Lower East Side


Installation view, Josiah McElheny: Thoughts about the Abstract Body at Andrea Rosen Gallery, May/June 2012. Courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery

Context is Key: Josiah McElheny at Andrea Rosen

Thoughts about the Abstract Body remained on view through June

Jean Hélion, Equilibre, 1936. Oil on canvas, 44-7/8 x 57-7/8 inches. Courtesy of Schroeder Romero & Shredder

Permanent Transformation: Jean Hélion at Schroeder Romero & Shredder

Gem of an exhibition by this enigmatic French modernist is up through June 30

Judith Murray, Elevation, 2011. Oil on linen, 63 x 68 inches. Courtesy of Sundaram Tagore Gallery

Neither Hats Nor Unicorns: Judith Murray at Sundaram Tagore

A boldly original painter revisits her hard-edged past.

Leo Rabkin, Untitled, ca. 1958. Canvas, rope, 30 x 35 x 2 inches. Courtesy of Luise Ross Gallery, New York

Rhinestones, Goggle Eyes and Flocking: Leo Rabkin’s Visual Poems

On view with examples from his folk art collection at Luise Ross through June 22