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Monday, July 6th, 2015
 
Installation view of "Acting On Dreams" at Franklin Street Works, 2015. Courtesy of Franklin Street Works.
A group show explores the use of art in social justice activism, collective action, and the aesthetics of politics. ...
Saturday, July 4th, 2015
 
Installation view of "Stan VanDerBeek" at Andrea Rosen, 2015. Courtesy of Andrea Rosen Gallery.
An exhibition by one of the most important innovators in video and computer art recently concluded at Andrea Rosen. ...
Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
 
Bruce Gagnier, The Boxer, 1990-2000. Bronze, 28 1/2 x 10 x 8 1/2 inches. Edition of 5 with 1 AP. Courtesy of the artist and Lori Bookstein Fine Arts.
The sculptor presents a new series of torqued bronze figures, drawing from the past. ...
 

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

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Viral Feminism: Anicka Yi at The Kitchen


A recent installation at The Kitchen explores the interrelation of the female body and the rhetoric of invasion and medicine.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

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Resplendent: Judith Simonian at Edward Thorp


“She demonstrates a genius for color, texture, and the exploration of spatial conundrums”

Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Thomas Chimes, Untitled, 1965. Mixed media metal box, 18-1/2 x 13-1/2 inches. Courtesy of Locks Gallery, Philadelphia. Photo: Joseph Hu

Metal Boxes: A Hermetic Side of Thomas Chimes


An exhibition of atypical mid-career works was shown at Locks last year

Saturday, April 4th, 2015

Russell Roberts, Paper Bed, Concrete Head #1, 2015. Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches. Courtesy of Heskin Contemporary

Windows on a Complex World: Russell Roberts at Heskin Contemporary


Grid paintings that take a serial risk

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

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Making Art, and Making It Well: Two Recent Group Shows


Exhibitions at the New York Studio School and Freedman Art examine art about its own creation.

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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The Collector’s Take on Ownership: Brad Troemel at Zach Feuer


An exhibition of collectibles and art examines the relation between the trade in celebrity and the trade in aesthetic objects.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

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Darkly Iridescent: Vivienne Griffin at Bureau


The artist uses formalism and psychedelia to explore the ways in which we search for freedom from our personal and cultural histories.

Friday, March 20th, 2015

Marsha Cottrell, Aperture Series (15), 2014. Laser toner on paper, unique, 11-3/4 x 18-1/8 inches. Courtesy of Eleven Rivington

The Deliciousness of Staying Still: Marsha Cottrell at Eleven Rivington


“she treats electrostatic toner as a rich, primordial mezzotint”

Friday, March 20th, 2015

Installation view of "Judith Scott Bound and Unbound," 2015. Courtesy of the Brooklyn Museum.

Boundless: Judith Scott at the Brooklyn Museum


A retrospective of a deaf and mute outsider artist lets her sculptures speak for themselves.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Francesca Woodman, Untitled, New York (N.409), 1979. Vintage Color Print, 3-3/8 x 3-1/2 inches. © Francesca Woodman/ Courtesy of Marian Goodman Gallery

Gaze Control: Francesca Woodman at Marian Goodman 


‘I’m trying my hand at fashion photography’ was on view through March 12