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? ...

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Installation view of "Marcel Broodthaers: A Retrospective," 2016, at the Museum of Modern Art. Courtesy of the Museum of Modern Art.

Poet, Printer, Prankster: Marcel Broodthaers in Retrospect

The late artist is the subject of four simultaneous exhibitions, including a MoMA retrospective.

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016


Still Life with Movement: James Nares at Paul Kasmin

The artist uses high-definition, super slow video to put the viewer in an awkward spot.

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Cover of the book under review. Courtesy of La Fábrica.

“No doubt she’s in control”: A New Niki de Saint Phalle Monograph

An oft-overlooked and misunderstood painter and sculptor gets a close look by the Guggenheim Bilbao

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Lois Dodd, Jerusalem Artichokes, September, 2015. Oil on Masonite, 20 x 15 7/8 inches. Courtesy of Alexandre Gallery

As Agile As Ever: Lois Dodd at Alexandre

As her admirers know, Dodd is a painter who makes things count

Sunday, March 27th, 2016


Purity or Pollution: Protection, Plastics and Religion in the Work of Sara Mejia Kriendler

A young artist uses monochromatic sculptures to examine vulnerability and danger.

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

Ana Mendieta, Moffitt Building Piece, 1973. Still from super-8mm film transferred to high-definition digital media, color, silent. TRT: 3:17 minutes. © The Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, LLC. Courtesy Galerie Lelong, New York.

An Outsider’s Tale: Ana Mendieta at Galerie Lelong

A survey of the influential feminist artist’s early films and photographs.

Friday, March 25th, 2016


Law as Symbol: Taryn Simon at Gagosian

The beautification of legal and economic power is pinned down and studied.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016


America is Hard to See: David Hammons at Mnuchin

A retrospective of 50 years’ work by the cantankerous, teasing, cutting, and loving sculptor.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016


Momentous: Shows by Catherine Murphy and Sylvia Plimack Mangold

Two painters delicately depict mundane instants, beautifully.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Tacita Dean, installation view of Portraits, 2016. 16mm color film, optical sound; TRT: 16:00 Edition of 4 +1AP. Courtesy of Marian Goodman.

Smoke, Clouds, Breath: Tacita Dean at Marian Goodman

An exhibition of new photographic and video work by the YBA.