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Sunday, July 27th, 2014
 
Ohad Meromi, still from Worker! Actor! Smoker!, 2010-13. Single-channel video, 20:36 minutes. Courtesy of the artist, Galerie Triple V, and Nathalie Karg.
Ohad Meromi’s exhibition at Nathalie Karg continues through August 15. ...
Monday, July 14th, 2014
 
David Lynch, Espresso Table, 1988. Birch plywood, steel, steel wire with turnbuckle, 18 x 13 x 13 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Room East.
Who knew David Lynch also designs furniture? ...
Monday, July 7th, 2014
 
Superflex, still from Burning Car, 2008. Digital video, runtime: 11 minutes. Courtesy of Superflex.
This simple study of fire destroying a Mercedes is mesmerizing and scary. ...
 

Saturday, February 7th, 2015

As if to prove the slippery boundary between outsider and hipster, Louis B. James

Bruce Davenport Jr. at the Outsider Art Fair and Louis B. James Gallery


Proving the slippery boundary between outsider and hipster, an artist with shows at an Outsider fair and a Lower East Side gallery

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

JEFF KOONS, Split-Rocker, 2000, stainless steel, soil, geotextile fabric, internal irrigation system, and live flowering plants, 446 7/8 x 483 1/8 x 427 5/8 inches (1,135.1 x 1,227.1 x 1,086.2 cm), edition of 1, plus 1 AP © Jeff Koons. Photo by Tom Powel Imaging

Jeff Koons: Split-Rocker at Rockefeller Center


Signalling the waning days of summer, a planter and a readymade

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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“A Dialogue with Nature” at the Morgan Library


“A Dialogue with Nature: Romantic Landscapes from Britain and Germany” at the Morgan Library.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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Kristan Kennedy at Soloway


“All the paintings have been made, even the embarrassing ones.”

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

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Annabeth Rosen at Ventana 244


Annabeth Rosen adds her trippy offering to the Summer of Love for Ceramics.

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Clint Jukkala, Telepath, 2014. Oil on canvas, 44 x 50 inches. Courtesy of BravinLee programs.

Clint Jukkala: Cosmic Trigger at BravinLee programs


Matisse via Color Field abstraction, flower power iconography and Alfred Jensen

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Alan Prazniak, Lullaby Bog, 2014. Oil on linen, 46 x 52 inches. Courtesy of the Artist

Rays of Light Through Fast Rolling Cloud: SUPER FOG in NoHo


A pop-up show, worth catching in its one day run

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Walter Darby Bannard, Pakistani, 1978. Acrylic on canvas, 33¾ x 62 inches. Photo courtesy Berry Campbell, New York NY

Walter Darby Bannard: Dragon Water at Berry Campbell Gallery


And other modernists who kept creative after modernism’s big moment

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Katherine Bradford, Ship With 5 Moons, 2012-13. Oil on canvas, 61 x 69 inches. Courtesy of the Artist

Coming Together: Surviving Sandy in Sunset Park


brainchild of Brooklyn’s living treasure, Phong Bui

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Julia Benjamin, Untitled, 2013, oil on canvas, 42 x 52 inches. Courtesy of the artist and National Exemplar.

Gladys Nilsson / Julia Benjamin at National Exemplar


A fresh take on Surrealism in abstraction and figuration