Monday, August 28th, 2017
On view in Chelsea, extended to September 1 ...
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
Exuberant joy in the face of anguish; through September 10 ...
Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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For Dumas, the question of extinction also points to violence against African-Americans ...

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Pam Lims, Medusa page design decoy, 2010. Spray paint and acrylic on panel, paint, ACX plywood, plaster, approx. 66 x 20 x 20 inches. Courtesy Rachel Uffner Gallery

The Fifth Leg: Pam Lins at Rachel Uffner Gallery

Pam Lims: Problem Picture Sources New Sculptures up through October 24

Friday, October 22nd, 2010


Missing the Magic: YouTube Play at the Guggenheim

The Biennial for Creative Video is mostly an excuse to show off projection technology

Saturday, October 16th, 2010


Redeemed from Aesthetic Limbo: Aimée Price Brown on Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

Her long-awaited catalogue raisonné is published by Yale.

Saturday, October 16th, 2010

Frank Bowling, Resting, 2010. Mixed media on canvas, 25 x 31 inches. Courtesy of Spanierman Modern

The Ultimate Proof of His Freedom: Frank Bowling’s abstract painting

on view at at Spanierman Modern through October 16

Monday, October 4th, 2010


Seeing the World Differently: Bill Berkson’s lectures on art and poetry

A review of Bill Berkson’s “Sudden Address: Selected Lectures 1981-2006” from Cuneiform Press

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Alex Olson, Plot, detail, see article for details

The Grammar of the Grid

Alex Olson: As a Verb, As a Noun, In Peach and Silver, at Lisa Cooley through October 17

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Tommy White, Pretty When You Smile, 2009. Oil on canvas, 114 x 90 inches. Courtesy of Harris Lieberman Gallery

So Pretty When You Smile: The Gothic Enigmas of Tommy White

at Harris Lieberman through October 2

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Polaroid by Julian Schnabel of Mickey Rourke reproduced in the book under review. Courtesy Prestel Publishing

Purloined Destiny: Julian Schnabel’s Polaroids

Julian Schnabel: Polaroids by Petra Giloy-Hirtz is published by Prestel.

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Gary Stephan, Untitled, 2007. Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 20 inches. Courtesy devening projects + editions

Transcending Suburbia: An exceptional show of Gary Stephan

Gary Stephan’s ‘Painting And’ was at Woodstock’s Kleinert/James Arts Center this summer.

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

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Beta Get Your Act Together, PBS: A critical look at their new arts website

No bravos for this lackluster new site, even if the programs trump Bravo’s “Work of Art”