Criticism
Friday, July 13th, 2018
 
Chaim Soutine, Sheep Behind a Fence, c. 1940. Oil on canvas, 10-3/4 x 16-1/4 inches. Private Collection, courtesy of the Jewish Museum. Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris
Flesh, on view through September 16 ...
Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
 
Hiraki Sawa (left), Dwelling, 2002. Video, 9:20 minutes; Olafur Eliasson (right), Yellow Double Hung Windows, 1999. Two halogen, 60 watt profle spotlights on tripod with gobos, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artists and 601Artspace. Photo: Jason Mandella
Curated by Jesse Penridge and Harriet Salmon, through July 31 ...
Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
 
Jill Nathanson, Key of Be, 2016. Acrylic and polymers with oil on panel, 60 x 60 inches. © Jill Nathanson. Courtesy Berry Campbell Gallery
“Nathanson’s colors feel harvested from sensations of all that is sunlit” ...
 

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

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A Scrambling of Clues: Paul Resika, Geometry and the Sea


A two-part show at Bookstein Projects and Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

A detail of a painting by Carol Rhodes reproduced in the book under review. (Construction Site, 2003)

Edgelands: The Paintings of Carol Rhodes


New monograph published by Skira Editore

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Laura Newman, Reach, 2018. Acrylic, ink and Flashe on canvas, 54 x 70 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Victoria Munroe Fine Art

Being in the World: Laura Newman at Victoria Munroe


A show of new paintings, on view on the Upper East Side

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

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From the Ragged to the Glazed, the Distilled to the Distressed: A Survey of Ceramics in LA


“Melting Point” at the Craft & Folk Art Museum

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

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Eros, Weaver of Myth: Image and Text in Cy Twombly


Two exhibitions at Gagosian Gallery, the Sesostris cycle and a survey of drawings, through late April

Sunday, April 15th, 2018

Diana Cooper, Wall Piece, 2018. Mixed media, dimensions variable. Photo: artcritical

Mappa Mundi: Diana Cooper at the Studio School


“It is as if she didn’t get the memo that drawing has an end.” Show closes Sunday

Friday, April 13th, 2018

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From Stasis to Kinesis: The Woosters of Ted Stamm


After years of neglect, Lisson Gallery show offers interpretative clarity.

Friday, April 6th, 2018

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Excess Devoured: Steve DiBenedetto at Derek Eller


Paintings of newfound restraint, on view on the Lower East Side

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Mary Sibande, In the midst of chaos, there is opportunity, 2017. Life-size sculptures: Fibreglass, vinyl, metal, painted wood, 100% cotton, and polyester fiberfill, 800 x 400 x 20 cm. Photo credit: Antonia Steyn

Cathedral, Silo, Museum of Contemporary African Art: Welcome to the Zeitz


A dispatch from Cape Town and the unveiling of a major museum

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Installation shot of the room selected by Riccardo Muti with Masaccio's Trinity.

The Museum Reimagined: “Carta Bianca” at Museo di Capodimonte


Locals let loose with famed Naples collection, through June 17