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Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
 
Gauri Gill. Untitled from the series Acts of Appearance. 2015–ongoing. Pigmented inkjet print. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Acquired through the generosity of Robert B. Menschel. © 2018 Gauri Gill
“Projects 108” is at PS1 through September 3 ...
Monday, August 13th, 2018
 
Gertrude Abercrombie, The Door and the Rock, 1971. Oil on masonite, 8 x 10 inches. Courtesy Karma Gallery.
Surreal paintings from the mid-century Mid West, in the East Village through September 16 ...
Saturday, July 28th, 2018
 
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Her second show with the gallery was on Grand Street this month ...
 

Sunday, June 18th, 2017

Cup with Achilles Slaying Penthesileia, attributed to the Penthesileia Painter, ca. 470–460 BCE. Terracotta, Red-figure © Staatlichen Antikensammlungen und Glyptothek, Munich, photograph by Renate Kühling

The Right Amount of Fear: Emotion in Ancient Greek Art


A World of Emotions at the Onassis Cultural Center through June 24

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Antoni Tàpies, Composition, 1972. Tapestry, wire, and burlap on board, 102 3/8 x 80 3/8 inches. © 2017 Comissió Tàpies / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VEGAP, Madrid. Courtesy of the Artist and Nahmad Contemporary.

What Painting Might Do: Antoni Tàpies at Nahmad Contemporary


A seemingly random selection of the Spanish master provoked close readings; from earlier this year

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

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A Gyroscopic Equilibrium: Robert Mangold at Pace


a show of recent works, on view in Chelsea through June 17

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Sandro Chia, Looking At, 2017. Oil on Canvas, 39-3/8 x 39-3/8 inches. Courtesy of Marc Straus Gallery

Stepping Out of Time: Sandro Chia at Marc Straus


His show of recent paintings took place in the Spring

Monday, May 29th, 2017

David Novros, Untitled, 1974. Charcoal and red oil paint on paper, 22-3/4 x 59-1/4 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Paula Cooper Gallery.

“A Painted Place”: David Novros at Paula Cooper


Works from the 1970s, on view through June 30

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Installation shot, exhibition under review. Courtesy of Chambers Fine Art

Close Reading: Xie Xiaoze paints blown-up books


At Chambers Fine Art, through June 17

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Greg Lindquist, Smoke and Water: Dispatches, 2017. detail showing coal ash in plexiglass vitrines. Courtesy of the Artist

An Immiscible Swirl: Greg Lindquist at Central Booking


Fine art and social action, on the Lower East Side through May 28

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Betty Tompkins, Sex Grid Painting #2, 2016, Acrylic and pencil on paper, 19 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches. Image courtesy of P.P.O.W.

The Opposite of Sex: Betty Tompkins Paints Porn


Shows at PPOW and Marlborough through this weekend

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Mimmo Rotella, TAL, 1957, Décollage on canvas, 12 7/8 x 14 1/4 inches. Image courtesy of the gallery.

City as Museum: Mimmo Rotella at Gladstone


selected early works were on view uptown

Friday, May 5th, 2017

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Mentors, Muses and Mystery: Alfonse Borysewicz at First Things Gallery


A Catholic artist and his paintings of ideas