Criticism
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
 
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Her extended exhibition closes May 15 at Nathalie Karg on the Lower East Side ...
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
 
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The artist explores the interrelation of intellectual, aesthetic, and corporeal adornment. ...
Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
 
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Can Modernism’s history be seen through the lens of Irwin’s work? ...
 

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Meissen porcelain cup, c.1715 © Edmund de Waal/Ian Skelton

A Holy Grail: Edmund de Waal’s Pilgrimage in Porcelain


The White Road: Journey into an Obsession is his new book

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Chris Killip, Bever’s First Day Out, Skinningrove, North Yorkshire; 1982. Gelatin silver print, 15 13/16 x 20 1/16 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Yossi Milo.

The Past is a Foreign Country: On Photos by Peter Hujar and Chris Killip


Two shows chronicle lost worlds, people from the past and the lives they lead.

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Martha Diamond, Untitled, 2002. Oil on panel, 12 x 10 inches. Courtesy of Alexandre Gallery

An Awesome Pursuit of Variety: Martha Diamond’s Little Pictures


A show of recent paintings was her first at Alexandre Gallery

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Amanda Turner Pohan, Continuous looping fluid machine for the release of my Pulsating vapors, 2016. Freestanding shower, hot water heater, water pump, Pulsating shower fluid. Courtesy of the artist.

Sensing Absent Bodies: Amanda Turner Pohan at FiveMyles


New work by the perfumer and sculptor makes absent bodies sensible through scent, sight, and touch.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Anthony McCall, Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, 2012. Reproduced in George p.161. © Anthony McCall, courtesy Sprüth Magers, Berlin Lon-don, photo: David von Becker

A Broader View of Sculpture: Two Books by Artists on the Perception of their Medium


The Elements of Sculpture by Herbert George and The Cardiff Tapes by Garth Evans

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Mary Lucier, Color Phantoms with Automatic Writing, 2015. Installation, as seen in "From Minimalism into Algorithm," 2016, at the Kitchen, New York. Courtesy the Kitchen, New York. Photo Jason Mandell

In a Distant Temporal Realm: Mary Lucier at the Kitchen


part of “From Minimalism into Algorithm” celebrating 45th anniversary

Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Installation view of "Mark Grotjahn: Sign Exchange 1993-98," 2015, at Karma. Courtesy of Karma.

Then and Now: Two Shows by Mark Grotjahn


Two simultaneous shows examine the early and recent work, and his rising status in the market.

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Irena Jurek, Something to Talk About, 2015. Acrylic, glitter and mixed media on canvas, 40 x 60 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Berry Campbell Gallery.

Something Old, Something New: Glitter and Glam at Berry Campbell


A show of paintings playing with the vagaries of imagery and language.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Gio Sumbadze, Soviet period bath building, 2015. Photo-Tex, 36 x 48 inches, Tskaltubo. Courtesy of the artist and Rail Curatorial Projects.

“A Sanctuary for Weeds”: Social Ecologies at the Gallery at Industry City


A group show curated by Greg Lindquist gathers an array of artists addressing the environment

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Lisa Gwilliam & Ray Sweeten (DataSpaceTime), still from “Oculus 2 (Assumption)”, 2015. 2-channel browser-based grids of animated GIFs, custom code, dimensions variable, duration approximately 8 minutes 30 seconds. Courtesy of the artists

The Third Element: DataSpaceTime at Microscope


Information as raw material: duo Lisa Gwilliam and Ray Sweeten on view in Bushwick