Criticism
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Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Nadir Afonso, Composiço Geométrica, 1947

Curved Forms, Out of the Loop: Portugal’s Nadir Afonso


Exhibition continues at Museu do Chiado through October 3

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

Brion Nuda Rosch, installation shot, DCKT New York, 2010

Brion Nuda Rosch’s multimedia installation is sprawling yet restrained


New York debut of San Francisco artist continues at DCKT through August 28

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Michael Craig-Martin, An Oak Tree, 1973. Glass, water, shelf and printed text, dimensions vary. Private Collection

The Arts Died with Dada: Roy Harris and the Great Debate About Art


In depth review of the semiotician’s pointed pamphlet on the end of art criticism

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilis III inspecting newly installed artefacts at the Israel Museum. Courtesy of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem

The New Jerusalem: Israel Museum reopens


Rooms are curated by Yinka Shonibare, Susan Hiller and Zvi Goldstein, and there’s a monumental sculpture by Anish Kapoor

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Gershon Iskowitz, Late Summer Evening, 1962. Oil on canvas, 45 x 50 inches. Courtesy of Horton Gallery

Caught in Hitler’s Web: Canadian Expressionists Oscar Cahén and Gershon Iskowitz


Through September 8 at Horton Gallery (Sunday L.E.S)

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Nikí de Saint Phalle, Crucifixion, ca. 1965.  Miscellaneous objects on painted polyester. 236 x 147 x 61.5 cm

Our Bodies, Ourselves: elles@centrepompidou


Women Artists in the Collection of the Musée National d’Art Moderne, through February 21

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

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The Next Great Reality TV Winner: Bravo’s Work of Art


Work of Art: The Next Great Artist is the best attempt so far to bring the art world to mainstream media. It earnestly tries to make the process of making art and discussing its merits and shortcomings more accessible to the general public, or at least, the reality TV demographic. The show has a diverse…

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

Anna von Mertens, Dawn(Left Illinois of California, April 15, 1859), 2007, Hand-stitched, hand-dyed cotton, 54 x 101 inches, Courtesy Collection International Quilt Study Center & Museum, 2010.002.001

Off the Bed and onto the Wall: Artists who quilt


Assembling Narratives: Quilting Impulses in Contemporary Art at Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, April 11 – June 27, 2010

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Brenda Goodman, Burial, 2010. Oil on wood, 52 x 56 inches. Courtesy of John Davis Gallery

Death, Loss, Pain and Longing: Core themes abound in the profound work of Brenda Goodman


Brenda Goodman: Work 1990-2010 at John Davis Gallery until August 15

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Jeff Kessel, Untitled, 2010. Oil on canvas, 68 x 60 inches. Courtesy of Derek Eller Gallery, New York

His Own Person, Despite Influences: Jeff Kessel’s abstract paintings


at Derek Eller Gallery until August 13