Criticism
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.
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.
on view at Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, through January 30. ...
Monday, January 18th, 2016
 
A show of new and old work by the English sculptor illuminates the natural world. ...
 

Monday, April 20th, 2015

Carroll

Always a Painter: Lawrence Carroll in Bologna


“Ghost House” was at Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Installation shot, From Now On In at Brian Morris Gallery and Buddy Warren Inc. showing works by Carrie Moyer, Tom Burckhardt and Michael Berryhill. Courtesy of Brian Morris Gallery

It’s Not What You Think: From Now On In at Brian Morris/Buddy Warren


Michael Berryhill, Tom Burckhardt, Steve DiBenedetto, Lydia Dona, Fabian Marcaccio, Carrie Moyer, Alexi Worth

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

Simonian-Patio

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

Margrit-Lewczuk-

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…