Criticism
 
Stephen Maine, HP11-0402,  2011. Acrylic on panel, 20 x 16 inches. Courtesy of the artist and 490 Atlantic Gallery.
Two artists’ recent shows in Brooklyn explore surface as substance. ...
 
Photograph of Milton Resnick.
Milton Resnick’s long but underappreciated career gets a review and revision at Mana Contemporary. ...
 
Andy Warhol, Nelson Rockefeller, 1967. Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas, 75 x 56 x 1 1/4 inches. Copyright The Andy Warhol Foundation, courtesy of The Queens Museum.
The Queens Museum untangles the outrage and hypocrisy around Warhol’s commission at the 1964 World’s Fair. ...
 


Still from Breaking The Frame: A film by Marielle Nitoslawska with Carolee Schneemann

Film Joy: Marielle Nitoslawska on Carolee Schneemann


“Breaking The Frame” at Anthology Film Archive thru’ February 6


Sandi Slone, Red Letter Day, 2013, oil and acrylic on canvas, 76" x 60."

It’s Elementary: Painting 101 at Sargent’s Daughters


Five artists lay down the rules of the painting game


Larry Poons, Araminty, 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 65 x 92-7/8 inches. Courtesy of Danese/Corey

Orchestration Transformed: Larry Poons, Early and New


Shows this winter at Loretta Howard and Danese/Corey


Paul Glabicki, RELATIVITY # 6, 2013. Graphite pencil, Prismacolor pencil, ink acrylic on paper, 31-1/2 x 34-1/2 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Kim Foster Gallery

Hyper-Saturation of Sign and Signifier: Paul Glabicki’s Relativity


At Kim Foster Gallery through February 15


Dorothea Rockburne, Scalar,1971. Chipboard, crude oil, paper and nails, 80 x 114-1/2 inches. The Museum of Modern Art, New York © 2014 Dorothea Rockburne / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Thought Embodied: Dorothea Rockburne’s Drawing Which Makes Itself


now in its final week at MoMA


Ragnar Kjartansson, Guilt Trip, 2007. Video, 10 min, 24 sec.

Warmer Than You Think: Due North at Icebox Project Space


Exhibition paired artists from Iceland and Philadelphia


Lori Ellison, Untitled, 2011, gouache on wood panel, 10 x 8 inches. Courtesy of McKenzie Fine Art

Mesmerizing Claustrophobia: Drawings and Paintings by Lori Ellison


She will be discussed at The Review Panel tonight. Her last show was considered here at artcritical


Alan Shields, Finger Lickin’, 1974-76, acrylic, thread, rope, string and beads on canvas, 118 x 113 inches, 299.72 x 287.02 centimeters. Courtesy of Cherry and Martin.

Hippies Use Side Door: Alan Shields at Cherry and Martin


A mini-survey of work from the 1960s to the 1980s


Jeff Williams, Oxidation Table, 2013, steel, hydrogen peroxide, muriatic acid, 108 x 60 x 36 inches. Photo by Brad Farwell. Courtesy of Jack Hanley Gallery.

Atomic Minimalism: Jeff Williams at Jack Hanley


Chemical reactions yield striking physical changes in raw materials


Sangram Majumdar, Interrupted, 2013. Oil on linen, 30 x 24 inches. Courtesy of Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects

Striving For Obfuscation: Sangram Majumdar’s Strange New Turn


On view at Steven Harvey and Projector, through December 22