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? ...

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Ariane Lopez-Huici, Priscille, 2009. Gelatin print, 24 x 20 inches. Courtesy of the Artist


A film review from 2009 coincides with the artist’s show at Hionas Gallery

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

Ins & Outs: Zaun Lee and Suzanne Song at Satori Galler

A persistence of hard-edged nonobjective painting shows the lineage of modernism hanging on, even if only by the fingernails.

Sunday, May 24th, 2009

Jenny Holzer: Protect Protect at the Whitney Museum for American Art

Her aphorisms are generalizations with political intent.

Sunday, May 24th, 2009


Ward Shelley: Who Invented the Avant Garde (and other half-truths) and The Sleeper Experiment at Pierogi

If his ostensible state-of-hibernation may seem a little anti-climactic, it’s a rest he’s earned.

Thursday, May 21st, 2009


Hypothetical Landscapes at Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

The paintings and sculptures of the eight artists in this group show carry a potency derived from the convergence of man-made networks with ones culled from nature.

Thursday, May 14th, 2009


Martha Friedman: The Organization of Batter at Wallspace

The odd juxtaposition of these common objects with an abstract formal language gives the work social dimensions and sensual qualities.

Thursday, May 14th, 2009


Liz Markus: Hot Nights At The Regal Beagle at Zieher Smith Gallery

There is a palpable tension evoked in watching the crystalline visage of Nancy Reagan struggle for clarity against the loosey-goosey stained canvas.

Monday, May 11th, 2009


Pierrette Bloch at Haim Chanin

The exhibition is a small testament to the efficacies of the late modernist project.

Friday, May 8th, 2009


Albert Oehlen at Luhring Agustine

Trying to fail has played a major role in the work of Albert Oehlen.

Friday, May 8th, 2009


Rosemarie Fiore: Pyrotechnics at Priska C. Juschka Fine Art

The artist’s material of choice is live fireworks, or rather the tinted smoke, made of fine particles of organic dyes, that color their familiar, ordinarily airborn explosions.