Criticism
Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
 
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The Israeli sculptor and video artist contends with physical manifestations of war and trauma. ...
Monday, September 12th, 2016
 
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Process and history are manipulated and explored through Ruff’s use of found photographs. ...
Friday, September 9th, 2016
 
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Is he a trickster, or a Warholian innovator? What’s the difference? ...
 

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

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A Broader View of Sculpture: Two Books by Artists on the Perception of their Medium


The Elements of Sculpture by Herbert George and The Cardiff Tapes by Garth Evans

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Mary Lucier, Color Phantoms with Automatic Writing, 2015. Installation, as seen in "From Minimalism into Algorithm," 2016, at the Kitchen, New York. Courtesy the Kitchen, New York. Photo Jason Mandell

In a Distant Temporal Realm: Mary Lucier at the Kitchen


part of “From Minimalism into Algorithm” celebrating 45th anniversary

Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Installation view of "Mark Grotjahn: Sign Exchange 1993-98," 2015, at Karma. Courtesy of Karma.

Then and Now: Two Shows by Mark Grotjahn


Two simultaneous shows examine the early and recent work, and his rising status in the market.

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Irena Jurek, Something to Talk About, 2015. Acrylic, glitter and mixed media on canvas, 40 x 60 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Berry Campbell Gallery.

Something Old, Something New: Glitter and Glam at Berry Campbell


A show of paintings playing with the vagaries of imagery and language.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Gio Sumbadze, Soviet period bath building, 2015. Photo-Tex, 36 x 48 inches, Tskaltubo. Courtesy of the artist and Rail Curatorial Projects.

“A Sanctuary for Weeds”: Social Ecologies at the Gallery at Industry City


A group show curated by Greg Lindquist gathers an array of artists addressing the environment

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Lisa Gwilliam & Ray Sweeten (DataSpaceTime), still from “Oculus 2 (Assumption)”, 2015. 2-channel browser-based grids of animated GIFs, custom code, dimensions variable, duration approximately 8 minutes 30 seconds. Courtesy of the artists

The Third Element: DataSpaceTime at Microscope


Information as raw material: duo Lisa Gwilliam and Ray Sweeten on view in Bushwick

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

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Secret World: The Art of Martin Wong


The East Village artist, who died in 1999, gets a retrospective at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

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Swansong for the Williamsburg Scene: Mike Ballou at Pierogi


His goofy sculptures help close Pierogi’s main space in Brooklyn as they move to Manhattan

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Depositing of John Bellini’s Three Pictures in La Chiesa Redentore, Venice, 1841. Oil on canvas, 29 x 45 1/2 inches. Courtesy of the Paul G. Allen Family Collection.

500 Years of Earth: A Survey of Landscapes at the Portland Art Museum


A traveling exhibition presents the changing way artists have approached nature over the past half millennium.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Joan Tanner, endofred #3, 2015. Oil stick, metallic powder, ballpoint pen and chalk on Bristol paper, 22 x 30 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Locks Gallery.

The Shadows in Plato’s Cave: Drawings by Joan Tanner


on view at Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, through January 30.