Criticism
Monday, June 18th, 2018
 
Donna Dennis, Night Dock and Stars, 2016. Gouache on paper, 11 x 14-1/8 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lesley Heller Gallery
“Ship and Dock/Nights and Days or The Gazer”, on view through June 30 ...
Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
 
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At both Chelsea venues, the show includes her trademark video tableaux ...
Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
 
Cecily Brown, Teenage Wildlife, 2003. Oil on linen, 80 x 90 inches. Tate Collection.
Bacon, Freud and a Century of Painting Life, on view through August 27 ...
 

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

Jannis Kounellis, Untitled / 12 Live Horses, Rome, 1969

Jannis Kounellis: Hard Materials, Transcendent Light


New monograph by Marc Scheps from Prestel

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

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Ralph Lemon at BAM


“How Can You Stay in the House All Day ..?” was at the New Wave Festival in October.

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

Lee Krasner, Gaea, 1966.?Oil on canvas, 69 x 125-1/2 inches. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Kay Sage Tanguy Fund?© 2010 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Strong on the Margins: AbEx New York at MoMA


Through April 25, the show draws exclusively from the museum’s collection.

Friday, November 12th, 2010

detail of John Chamberlain, Untitled, ca.1960. Painted paper, staples, and mixed media on collage board, 11-1/2 x 11-1/2 inches. Courtesy of Allan Stone Gallery

The Probity of Modernism: Collages by John Chamberlain and Alfred Leslie


Striking commonalities in the early works of two very different artists, at Allan Stone through December 23

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

Thomas Nozkowski, Untitled (N-22), 2010. Pencil and colored pencil on paper, 8-5/8 x 9-15/16 inches. The Pace Gallery

Ground Control to Major Tom: Please re-hang your show


Nozkowski’s current exhibition at Pace includes his best work to date, but the installation is another matter.

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

installation shot of exhibition under review, Ati Maier: The Great Dipper, Pierogi 2000, Williamsburg, 2010

Beyond Fuss and Fiddle: The universe according to Ati Maier


on view at Pierogi through November 15

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010

Wallace Whitney, Quarry, 2010. Oil on canvas, 80 x 70 inches. Courtesy of Horton Gallery

The Big (Juicy) Apple: Three current shows of abstract painterliness


Russell Roberts at Heskin Contemporary, Cynthia Hartling at Janet Kurnatowski, and Wallace Whitney at Horton

Sunday, October 31st, 2010

Don Christensen, Silver Button, 2010. Acrylic and oil on canvas, 76 x 50 inches. Courtesy of Sideshow

Tabula Rasa: Don Christensen at Sideshow


He achieves a reference-free field when that field should, by all accounts, be laden.

Sunday, October 31st, 2010

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All or Nothing or something in between: Pipilotti Rist at Luhring Augustine


Falling short of her own high standards, an innocuous version of earlier work

Monday, October 25th, 2010

Jennifer Steinkamp, Premature 5 & 7, 2010. 3-D computer animation, projected. Courtesy of Lehmann Maupin

“I think you know what the problem is just as well as I do”


Jennifer Steinkamp at Lehmann Maupin