Far from being a studious plod through history, this is the coolest party in town.
Translating Revolution: U.S. Artists Interpret Mexican Muralists at the National Museum of Mexican Art. Chicago, Illinois
In the 1980s, when painting was commonly said to be dead, many group shows were devoted to abstraction.
Jim Nutt: “Trim” and Other Works: 1967 – 2010 at David Nolan Gallery
Heather Rowe: Trouble Everyday at D’Amelio Terras
Anne Truitt: Sculpture 1962-2004 at Matthew Marks Gallery
Andy Warhol: The Last Decade at the Brooklyn Museum.
For some 30 years Il Lee has exclusively used, and abused, ballpoint pens.
This image was featured in the May 2010 listings