Criticism
Monday, July 6th, 2015
 
Installation view of "Acting On Dreams" at Franklin Street Works, 2015. Courtesy of Franklin Street Works.
A group show explores the use of art in social justice activism, collective action, and the aesthetics of politics. ...
Saturday, July 4th, 2015
 
Installation view of "Stan VanDerBeek" at Andrea Rosen, 2015. Courtesy of Andrea Rosen Gallery.
An exhibition by one of the most important innovators in video and computer art recently concluded at Andrea Rosen. ...
Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
 
Bruce Gagnier, The Boxer, 1990-2000. Bronze, 28 1/2 x 10 x 8 1/2 inches. Edition of 5 with 1 AP. Courtesy of the artist and Lori Bookstein Fine Arts.
The sculptor presents a new series of torqued bronze figures, drawing from the past. ...
 

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Installation shot, From Now On In at Brian Morris Gallery and Buddy Warren Inc. showing works by Carrie Moyer, Tom Burckhardt and Michael Berryhill. Courtesy of Brian Morris Gallery

It’s Not What You Think: From Now On In at Brian Morris/Buddy Warren


Michael Berryhill, Tom Burckhardt, Steve DiBenedetto, Lydia Dona, Fabian Marcaccio, Carrie Moyer, Alexi Worth

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

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Viral Feminism: Anicka Yi at The Kitchen


A recent installation at The Kitchen explores the interrelation of the female body and the rhetoric of invasion and medicine.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

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Resplendent: Judith Simonian at Edward Thorp


“She demonstrates a genius for color, texture, and the exploration of spatial conundrums”

Monday, April 6th, 2015

Ai Wei Wei, Trace, 2014. Installation view: New Industries Building, Alcatraz. Courtesy of the For-Site Foundation. Photo: Jan Stürmann

Dragon Kite Man of Alcatraz: Ai Weiwei @Large


exhibition at the former island prison on view through April 26

Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Thomas Chimes, Untitled, 1965. Mixed media metal box, 18-1/2 x 13-1/2 inches. Courtesy of Locks Gallery, Philadelphia. Photo: Joseph Hu

Metal Boxes: A Hermetic Side of Thomas Chimes


An exhibition of atypical mid-career works was shown at Locks last year

Saturday, April 4th, 2015

Russell Roberts, Paper Bed, Concrete Head #1, 2015. Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches. Courtesy of Heskin Contemporary

Windows on a Complex World: Russell Roberts at Heskin Contemporary


Grid paintings that take a serial risk

Saturday, April 4th, 2015

Jason Cohen, Chuck & George of Finland, 2014. Graphite on paper, 18 x 24 inches. Photo: Heyd Fontanot/CentralTrak.

Dallas in Wonderland: Chuck and George at CentralTrak


A group show of portraits of the artists by their friends, creates a maximalist collaborative installation in Dallas.

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

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Making Art, and Making It Well: Two Recent Group Shows


Exhibitions at the New York Studio School and Freedman Art examine art about its own creation.

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Analia Saban, Fireplace, 2015. Machine rendered acrylic paint on linen, 142.2 x 116.8 x 3.8 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Spru?th Magers.

Sculpture and Painting on the Line: Analia Saban at Sprüth Magers


Dispatch from London Analia Saban: Interiors at Sprüth Magers February 27 to March 28, 2015 7A Grafton Street London, +44 20 7408 1613 The tradition of paint on canvas can act as a provocation to contemporary artists, who may do without either the liquid (e.g. Binky Palermo’s cloth) or the ground (e.g. Lynda Benglis’s pours). The Los…

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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The Collector’s Take on Ownership: Brad Troemel at Zach Feuer


An exhibition of collectibles and art examines the relation between the trade in celebrity and the trade in aesthetic objects.