Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
The Israeli sculptor and video artist contends with physical manifestations of war and trauma. ...
Monday, September 12th, 2016
Process and history are manipulated and explored through Ruff’s use of found photographs. ...
Friday, September 9th, 2016
Is he a trickster, or a Warholian innovator? What’s the difference? ...

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Laura Poitras, ANARCHIST: Power Spectrum Display of Doppler Tracks from a Satellite (Intercepted May 27, 2009), 2016. Pigmented inkjet print mounted on aluminum, 45 × 64-3/4 inches. Courtesy the artist

O’Say Can You See: Laura Poitras at the Whitney

The filmmaker’s exhibition exploits the techniques of its subject: surveillance

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016


Black Flag: CAPITAL at Minnesota Street Project

A short show of heavy materials and tough, beautiful artworks.

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Jack Whitten, Psychic Intersection, 1979-1980. Acrylic on canvas, 42 × 42 × 1 1/2 inches. Courtesy of the artist and the Studio Museum.

Drawing a Line: “A Constellation” at the Studio Museum in Harlem

A recent group show connects dots between form and narrative.

Saturday, April 16th, 2016


Unbridgeable Gap: Andrea Fraser Brings Sing Sing to the Whitney

A recent sound art installation at the Whitney tries to link two New York institutions.

Thursday, April 14th, 2016


John Hodgman Meets John Dewey: Fischli and Weiss at the Guggenheim

Humor and hermeneutics collide in the duo’s retrospective.

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Barry Schwabsky photographed by Mathias Augustyniak Poetry Marathon, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2009 © M/M (Paris)

Perceptual Inventory: A New Anthology by Barry Schwabsky

The poet-critic’s recent writing for The Nation is collected by Verso.

Friday, April 8th, 2016


“This is how it’s done”: David Salle Curates Recent Painting

“Nice Weather” is at Skarstedt, uptown and Chelsea, through April 16

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Installation shot: Ellsworth Kelly, Curve seen from a Highway, Austerlitz. 1970. Gelatin silver print, 8-1/2 x 12-3/4 inches. Courtesy of Matthew Marks Gallery

A Process That Takes Place In The Mind: Ellsworth Kelly’s Photographs

on view at Matthew Marks through April 30

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Jim DIne

Complicated Ventures: Jim Dine’s Poems

“a seamless controlling ear gives them weight and authenticity”

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Installation view of "Marcel Broodthaers: A Retrospective," 2016, at the Museum of Modern Art. Courtesy of the Museum of Modern Art.

Poet, Printer, Prankster: Marcel Broodthaers in Retrospect

The late artist is the subject of four simultaneous exhibitions, including a MoMA retrospective.