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. ...
 

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

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Installation shot of the exhibition under review, courtesy of ART 3/ Silas Shabelewska Gallery

Fulfillment Centers: Brett Wallace at ART3


This recent Bushwick show examined the relationship between digital and physical labor

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

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Lusting for Kale: Suzanne Joelson in Bushwick


Vinyl supermarket banners make their way into new paintings at Studio 10

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Marina Abramovic, The Hero II, 2001 (2008). Gelatin silver print, 35 x 35 inches. Courtesy of David Nolan Gallery

Vive La Revolution


American Artists and the Communist Party at St. Etienne, George Grosz: Politics and Influence at Nolan

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Clyfford Still, PH-950, 1950. 
Oil on canvas, 233.7 x 177.8 cm. 
Clyfford Still Museum, Denver (c) City and County of Denver / DACS 2016.
Photo courtesy the Clyfford Still Museum, Denver, CO

Conflicted Ambitions: Abstract Expressionism at London’s Royal Academy


Art made in turbulent times revisited in a conflicted present

Friday, October 28th, 2016

Nathaniel Dorsky, Autumn, 2016. Silent 16mm color film, TRT: 26:00. Courtesy of the artist and New York Film Festival.

Flood of Images: Nathaniel Dorsky and Jerome Hiler at the New York Film Festival


Two experimental filmmakers depict the world, using the methodology of poetry.