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Monday, January 18th, 2016
 
A show of new and old work by the English sculptor illuminates the natural world. ...
Friday, January 15th, 2016
 
Julien Bismuth, Willy Billy, 2013. Digital video, TRT: 23:51 minutes, edition of three, plus two APs. Courtesy of the artist and Simone Subal.
Misshapen figures reveal new ways of thinking about the human body on display. ...
Friday, January 1st, 2016
 
publicity image for Alex Katz windows at Barney's, New York
Jpegs were gathered, soundbites poised, but circumstances got the better of noble intentions ...
 

Monday, December 21st, 2015

Peter Gallo, Glanz, der nicht tro?sten will, Glanz. Die Toten —sie betteln noch, Franz. (Celan), n.d. Oil & thread on canvas. 55 x 35 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and ZieherSmith & Horton

The Panopticon, The Pill and The Practitioner: David Byrd and Peter Gallo


The Patients and the Doctors at Zieher Smith & Horton

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

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Retrospective Scraps: A Survey of Work by Nicola Ginzel


The artist’s embroidered fragments act as drawing, sculpture, and collage.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Simon Hantaï, Blancs, 1973-1974. Acrylic on canvas, 78 x 84 5/8 inches. Courtesy of Paul Kasmin Gallery

Eyes Wide Shut: Simon Hantaï at Paul Kasmin


In the Blancs, colored forms made by folding and creasing the canvas

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Installation view of "Carol Szymanski: My Life is an Index," 2015, at Tanja Grunert. Courtesy of the artist and Tanja Grunert. Photography by Sveva Costa Sanseverino.

Day Jobs, Dictators and Musical Scales: Carol Szymanski at Tanja Grunert


An artist returns from her day job with new work documenting life, big and small.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

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Strong, Sweet, Sorrowful Sculptures by Alina Szapocznikow


The artist’s work embodies her life, tribulations, and love, in works from the 1960s and ’70s.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

John Lees, 42nd Street (Main Title and Dialogue), 2015. Oil on canvas, 24 x 32 inches. Courtesy of Betty Cuningham Gallery

Howdy Doody Gravitas: A John Lees Double Bill


and a review by Thaddeus Radell; show on view at Betty Cuningham through Saturday

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

John Lees, In the Park/Early Morning, 2015. Graphite, ink on paper, 11 x 9-1/8 inches. Courtesy of Betty Cuningham Gallery

A Fine Insanity: John Lees at Betty Cuningham


another take on the show, on view through Saturday

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Jordan Fulford and Hernán Díaz, still from Monument, 2015. Interactive digital slideshow, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artists and the Kadist Foundation.

Something Untranslatable: A Digital Homage to Smithson’s “Monuments”


An online project for the Kadist Foundation explores the codes and changes of Passaic, NJ.

Friday, November 13th, 2015

Installation view, Joan Linder: Project Sunshine at Mixed Greens Gallery, 2015

Love Canal: Joan Linder at Mixed Greens


Project Sunshine is penultimate show at much-valued gallery, closing Saturday

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

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Angelus Novus Anew: R.H. Quatyman’s Chapter 29


Interpreting Paul Klee after Walter Benjamin, her exhibition continues at Miguel Abreu