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. ...
 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

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Strong, Sweet, Sorrowful Sculptures by Alina Szapocznikow


The artist’s work embodies her life, tribulations, and love, in works from the 1960s and ’70s.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

John Lees, 42nd Street (Main Title and Dialogue), 2015. Oil on canvas, 24 x 32 inches. Courtesy of Betty Cuningham Gallery

Howdy Doody Gravitas: A John Lees Double Bill


and a review by Thaddeus Radell; show on view at Betty Cuningham through Saturday

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

John Lees, In the Park/Early Morning, 2015. Graphite, ink on paper, 11 x 9-1/8 inches. Courtesy of Betty Cuningham Gallery

A Fine Insanity: John Lees at Betty Cuningham


another take on the show, on view through Saturday

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Jordan Fulford and Hernán Díaz, still from Monument, 2015. Interactive digital slideshow, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artists and the Kadist Foundation.

Something Untranslatable: A Digital Homage to Smithson’s “Monuments”


An online project for the Kadist Foundation explores the codes and changes of Passaic, NJ.

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Susan Bee, Recalculating, 2010. Oil on linen, 16 x 20 inches. Courtesy of the artist and A.I.R. Gallery.

Working Together: A New Book on Words and Art


An anthology of essays on poet-artist collaborations, recently published by Cuneiform Press.

Friday, November 13th, 2015

Installation view, Joan Linder: Project Sunshine at Mixed Greens Gallery, 2015

Love Canal: Joan Linder at Mixed Greens


Project Sunshine is penultimate show at much-valued gallery, closing Saturday

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Agnes Martin, Homage to Greece, 1959. Oil, canvas collage, and nails on panel, 12 x 12 inches.

Mythos and History: A New Agnes Martin Biography


A new biography of the idiosyncratic and influential painter untangles myth and fact.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

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Angelus Novus Anew: R.H. Quatyman’s Chapter 29


Interpreting Paul Klee after Walter Benjamin, her exhibition continues at Miguel Abreu

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Roy Ferdinand, Untitled (Sax Player), 1993

Missing People: An Art Dealer on the Trail of Unsolved Murder and Outsider Drawings


David Shapiro’s award winning documentary screens at DOC NYC Sunday and Wednesday

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Installation of works by Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol and Ed Ruscha in The Broad's third-floor galleries; photo by Bruce Damonte, courtesy of The Broad and Diller Scofidio + Renfro.

The Veil and Vault: The Broad Museum in Los Angeles


A report on its architecture and its inaugural exhibition.