Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
View of "Diary: How to Improve the World (You Will Only Make Matters Worse)," 2015, by John Cage, published by Siglio Press. Courtesy of Siglio.
The radically inventive and prolific musician’s ethics and curiosity are revealed in a new diary facsimile by Siglio Press. ...
Thursday, October 15th, 2015
On view at Valentine in Ridgewood and Hionas on the Lower East Side ...
Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
Sarah Sze, Measuring Stick, 2015. Video projectors, fan, light, mirrors, wood, stone, archival prints, speakers, stainless steel, balloon, sand, fruit, egg, plastic, toilet paper, aluminum foil, grass; 132 x 90 x 51 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York. Photo: Mike Barnett.
Sze’s new exhibition makes astronomical allusions with everyday goods and plays with viewer expectations. ...

Thursday, April 16th, 2015


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


Resplendent: Judith Simonian at Edward Thorp

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

Monday, April 6th, 2015

Ai Wei Wei, Trace, 2014. Installation view: New Industries Building, Alcatraz. Courtesy of the For-Site Foundation. Photo: Jan Stürmann

Dragon Kite Man of Alcatraz: Ai Weiwei @Large

exhibition at the former island prison on view through April 26

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

Saturday, April 4th, 2015

Jason Cohen, Chuck & George of Finland, 2014. Graphite on paper, 18 x 24 inches. Photo: Heyd Fontanot/CentralTrak.

Dallas in Wonderland: Chuck and George at CentralTrak

A group show of portraits of the artists by their friends, creates a maximalist collaborative installation in Dallas.

Friday, April 3rd, 2015


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.

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Analia Saban, Fireplace, 2015. Machine rendered acrylic paint on linen, 142.2 x 116.8 x 3.8 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Spru?th Magers.

Sculpture and Painting on the Line: Analia Saban at Sprüth Magers

Dispatch from London Analia Saban: Interiors at Sprüth Magers February 27 to March 28, 2015 7A Grafton Street London, +44 20 7408 1613 The tradition of paint on canvas can act as a provocation to contemporary artists, who may do without either the liquid (e.g. Binky Palermo’s cloth) or the ground (e.g. Lynda Benglis’s pours). The Los…

Friday, March 27th, 2015


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.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

John Currin, Altar, 2015. Oil on canvas, 40 x 28 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Gagosian Gallery.

Show and Tell: John Currin at Gagosian Beverly Hills

The realist painter eschews explicit sex in a new solo show, but refers backwards to earlier tropes of subordination.