Criticism
Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
 
Cover of the book under review. Image courtesy of the publisher.
A look at eight years of writing by Bob Nickas. ...
Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
 
Mimmo Rotella, TAL, 1957, Décollage on canvas, 12 7/8 x 14 1/4 inches. Image courtesy of the gallery.
selected early works were on view uptown ...
Friday, January 6th, 2017
 
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Cannibalization is a creative act in the artist’s recent show of new text-based and reductivist work. ...
 

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Wilmer Wilson IV, still from Channel, 2017. Photo by Allison McDaniel, courtesy of the artist.

The Heroism of the Crowd: Flânerie at the Barnes Foundation


Person of the Crowd: The Contemporary Art of Flânerie is on view in Philadelphia through May 22

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Betty Tompkins, Sex Grid Painting #2, 2016, Acrylic and pencil on paper, 19 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches. Image courtesy of P.P.O.W.

The Opposite of Sex: Betty Tompkins Paints Porn


Shows at PPOW and Marlborough through this weekend

Friday, May 5th, 2017

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Mentors, Muses and Mystery: Alfonse Borysewicz at First Things Gallery


A Catholic artist and his paintings of ideas

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

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Back Turned: The Romanticism of Susan Bee and Bill Jacobson


Work by two different artists examine and expand facets of the Romantic tradition in the visual arts.

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

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Shared Spaces: Dona Nelson Brings Back The Figure


The new works stubbornly resist any reduction to decorative backdrops; extended through May 13

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Harvey Quaytman, Jacob’s Coat, 1984. Acrylic on canvas, 80 x 80 inches. Courtesy of Van Doren Waxter

Hard-Edge Happiness: The Paintings of Harvey Quaytman


On view at Van Doren Waxter through April 28

Friday, April 14th, 2017

Yvette Brackman, AGIT MEM, 2016. Video still. Courtesy of the Artist

The Gentle Art of Disruption: Three Shows in Philadelphia


Stephanie Bursese and Yvette Brackman at Vox Populi, Patrick McCaughy at Practice Gallery

Friday, April 14th, 2017

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Narrowing the Field: The Fate of Genius in the Age of the Readymade


A review of Art in the Making by Glenn Adamson and Julia Bryan-Wilson

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Agnès Varda, La terrasse du Corbusier, Marseille (1956) / Les gens de la terrasse (2008), 2012. Black and white digital c-print, color/sound video projection with English subtitles., 2 minutes 33 seconds, looped. Courtesy of Blum & Poe, Photo: Genevieve Hanson

An Impulse Towards Narrative: Agnès Varda at Blum & Poe


A survey in different mediums of the legendary New Wave director

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Installation shot, works by Lee Boroson, including Ruderal Object, 2017 Steel, maple branches, collages, fabric, mirror, hardware. Courtesy of Ildiko Butler Gallery, Fordham University at Lincoln Center Installation shot, works by Lee Boroson, including Ruderal Object, 2017 Steel, maple branches, collages, fabric, mirror, hardware. Courtesy of Ildiko Butler Gallery, Fordham University at Lincoln Center Installation shot, works by Lee Boroson, including Ruderal Object, 2017 Steel, maple branches, collages, fabric, mirror, hardware. Courtesy of Ildiko Butler Gallery, Fordham University at Lincoln Center

Site Specific: Diana Cooper and Lee Boroson at Fordham


Prismatic Shifts, a two person show curated by Carleen Sheehan