Criticism
Sunday, August 21st, 2016
 
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A show of activist art from across Latin America. ...
Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
 
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Two new books document the life and letters of the influential dealer. ...
Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
 
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Twin surveys of Ader’s short but brightly burning career are mounted in New York and London. ...
 

Monday, February 29th, 2016

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“The object of power is power”: Erika Blair at Rope Gallery


A performance at a Baltimore gallery that raises questions about government intrusion and our responses to it.

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

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The Somnambulist: Charles Yuen’s Painterly Waking Dreams


On view at Bushwick’s Studio 10 through Sunday

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

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In the Beginning was the Image: Julian Bell and Archie Rand Paint the Bible


“What’s the right visual style for presenting Christian or Jewish texts? “

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

cover of "Rembrandt" by Tancred Borenius, Phaidon Classics, 2015

The Classics: “New” from Phaidon, Early Titles on the Old Masters


In conversation with Diane Fortenberry, Senior Editor at Phaidon Press

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

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A Holy Grail: Edmund de Waal’s Pilgrimage in Porcelain


The White Road: Journey into an Obsession is his new book

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Chris Killip, Bever’s First Day Out, Skinningrove, North Yorkshire; 1982. Gelatin silver print, 15 13/16 x 20 1/16 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Yossi Milo.

The Past is a Foreign Country: On Photos by Peter Hujar and Chris Killip


Two shows chronicle lost worlds, people from the past and the lives they lead.

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Martha Diamond, Untitled, 2002. Oil on panel, 12 x 10 inches. Courtesy of Alexandre Gallery

An Awesome Pursuit of Variety: Martha Diamond’s Little Pictures


A show of recent paintings was her first at Alexandre Gallery

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Amanda Turner Pohan, Continuous looping fluid machine for the release of my Pulsating vapors, 2016. Freestanding shower, hot water heater, water pump, Pulsating shower fluid. Courtesy of the artist.

Sensing Absent Bodies: Amanda Turner Pohan at FiveMyles


New work by the perfumer and sculptor makes absent bodies sensible through scent, sight, and touch.

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

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A Broader View of Sculpture: Two Books by Artists on the Perception of their Medium


The Elements of Sculpture by Herbert George and The Cardiff Tapes by Garth Evans

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Mary Lucier, Color Phantoms with Automatic Writing, 2015. Installation, as seen in "From Minimalism into Algorithm," 2016, at the Kitchen, New York. Courtesy the Kitchen, New York. Photo Jason Mandell

In a Distant Temporal Realm: Mary Lucier at the Kitchen


part of “From Minimalism into Algorithm” celebrating 45th anniversary