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. ...
 

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

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A Bruise is the Momentary at Ease with the Continuous: Byron Kim at James Cohan


his show, Mud Root Ochre Leaf Star, was seen on the Lower East Side earlier this year

Friday, January 13th, 2017

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A Machine For Living In: ReActor at Architecture Omi


The fifth collaboration of artist Ward Shelley and architect Alex Schweder

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Guggi, Dusk, 2016. Oil on canvas, 35-3/8 x 35-3/8 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Yoshii Gallery, New York

Serial Bowls: The Still Life Paintings of Guggi


Ex-Virgin Prune Guggi is a cult figure in Ireland

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Cover of the book under review. Courtesy of New Directions Publishing.

“Romantic and adventurous language”: Robert Walser’s Critical Essays


A new anthology of translated essays by the critic Robert Walser — with needed insights for the contemporary era.

Friday, December 16th, 2016

Siah Armajani, Tomb for Frank O'Hara, 2016. Painted wood, 54 x 103 x 65 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Alexander Gray Associates.

“Him for whom the world was not enough”: Siah Armajani at Alexander Gray Associates


An ode to poets, a philosopher, and a martyr, as tombs and temples to their greatness.

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

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Reverberations: Revisiting David Ireland’s “Skellig” Work


The life and work of an influential West Coast Conceptualist, and the estate that houses his legacy.

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Siri Berg, Desert, 1970. Painting, 40 x 50 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Peter Hionas

“It’s All About Color”: Siri Berg at the Fiterman


At 95, the artist enjoys her retrospective at the Borough of Manhattan Community College

Sunday, December 4th, 2016

William King, Marry Me, 2010. Balsa, polychrome, 28 x 16 x 8-1/2 inches. From the collection of Connie Fox, Photo: Jenny Gorman

Your Feet’s Too Big: Connie Fox and William King at the Guild Hall, East Hampton


Artist couple exhibition is on view through December 31

Sunday, November 27th, 2016

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Sunset Sex: Loie Hollowell at Feuer/Mesler


Hollowell combines eroticism, landscape, and allusions to natural and human form.

Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Liam Gillick, Industry and Intelligence: Contemporary Art Since 1820 (Columbia University Press, 2016). Courtesy the publisher.

Pedagogy on the Loose: A Book of Lectures by Liam Gillick


Industry and Intelligence: Contemporary Art Since 1820