Criticism
Monday, August 28th, 2017
 
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On view in Chelsea, extended to September 1 ...
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
 
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Exuberant joy in the face of anguish; through September 10 ...
Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
 
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For Dumas, the question of extinction also points to violence against African-Americans ...
 

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Laura Poitras, ANARCHIST: Power Spectrum Display of Doppler Tracks from a Satellite (Intercepted May 27, 2009), 2016. Pigmented inkjet print mounted on aluminum, 45 × 64-3/4 inches. Courtesy the artist

O’Say Can You See: Laura Poitras at the Whitney


The filmmaker’s exhibition exploits the techniques of its subject: surveillance

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

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Black Flag: CAPITAL at Minnesota Street Project


A short show of heavy materials and tough, beautiful artworks.

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Jack Whitten, Psychic Intersection, 1979-1980. Acrylic on canvas, 42 × 42 × 1 1/2 inches. Courtesy of the artist and the Studio Museum.

Drawing a Line: “A Constellation” at the Studio Museum in Harlem


A recent group show connects dots between form and narrative.

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

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Unbridgeable Gap: Andrea Fraser Brings Sing Sing to the Whitney


A recent sound art installation at the Whitney tries to link two New York institutions.

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

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John Hodgman Meets John Dewey: Fischli and Weiss at the Guggenheim


Humor and hermeneutics collide in the duo’s retrospective.

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Barry Schwabsky photographed by Mathias Augustyniak Poetry Marathon, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2009 © M/M (Paris)

Perceptual Inventory: A New Anthology by Barry Schwabsky


The poet-critic’s recent writing for The Nation is collected by Verso.

Friday, April 8th, 2016

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“This is how it’s done”: David Salle Curates Recent Painting


“Nice Weather” is at Skarstedt, uptown and Chelsea, through April 16

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Installation shot: Ellsworth Kelly, Curve seen from a Highway, Austerlitz. 1970. Gelatin silver print, 8-1/2 x 12-3/4 inches. Courtesy of Matthew Marks Gallery

A Process That Takes Place In The Mind: Ellsworth Kelly’s Photographs


on view at Matthew Marks through April 30

Friday, April 8th, 2016

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Complicated Ventures: Jim Dine’s Poems


“a seamless controlling ear gives them weight and authenticity”

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Installation view of "Marcel Broodthaers: A Retrospective," 2016, at the Museum of Modern Art. Courtesy of the Museum of Modern Art.

Poet, Printer, Prankster: Marcel Broodthaers in Retrospect


The late artist is the subject of four simultaneous exhibitions, including a MoMA retrospective.