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. ...
 

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Étienne Léopold Trouvelot, Étude d’étincelle, ca. 1885. Albumen print, 30 x 24 cm. Collection of Thomas Ruff.

Subjective Contexts: Thomas Ruff at AGO


Process and history are manipulated and explored through Ruff’s use of found photographs.

Friday, September 9th, 2016

Rob Pruitt's eBay Flea Market: Year 1, published by bruno, 2015.

Art Sales 2.0 IRL: A Book of Rob Pruitt’s eBay Flea Market


Is he a trickster, or a Warholian innovator? What’s the difference?

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Allen Ruppersberg, The Singing Posters: Poetry Sound Collage Sculpture Book, 2006. installation shot in the exhibition under review

Space is the Central Fact: The Beats at the Centre Pompidou


“There’s an appealing narrative, with a French inflection, to this voyage of marginalized individuals”

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Installation view, "Jonathan Horowitz: Occupy Greenwich," 2016 at the Brant Foundation. Photo by Tom Powel Imaging, Inc. Courtesy The Brant Foundation.

Go Vegan!: Jonathan Horowitz at the Brant Foundation


Contradiction, formalism, and politics in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Thomas Moor, Buechel001, 2016. Bubble wrap and mixed media. Courtesy of the artist and Despacio.

Not for Nothing: Two Exhibitions at Despacio


Concurrent solo shows, running at a new experimental space in Costa Rica’s capital, explore the artifacts of collecting.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Keegan Monaghan, Thriller, 2016. Courtesy of On Stellar Rays

The Fuzzy Space of Lived Experience: Keegan Monaghan at On Stellar Rays


“The paintings flash a vibrant density across a room”

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

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The Boxer: Judy Chicago Retrospective in Bordeaux, France


“This Olympian of feminist art sprints toward fire”.

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Jayson Musson, Pedestrian (detail), 2014. Fiberglass, powder coated paint, 73 x 32 x 32 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Rachel Uffner.

Soft-Core: A Show of Sculpture at Rachel Uffner


Sculptures and reliefs show their soft side, from the 1960s to the present.

Sunday, August 21st, 2016

Teresa Margolles, Irrigación (Irrigation), 2010. Single channel video projection, color, sound, 34:12. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich.

Implicated Viewers: Looking at Violence through Contemporary Latin American Art


A show of activist art from across Latin America.

Friday, August 19th, 2016

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Old Gods and New: Sadie Benning at Callicoon and Mary Boone


Twin exhibitions of the transgendered artist’s new work.