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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. ...
 
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? ...
 
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. ...
 


Jennifer Riley, Mockingbird I, 2011. Oil on canvas, 40 x 40 inches. Courtesy of Allegra LaViola

Last Chance: Soundings (Elizabeth Hazan, Jennifer Riley) at Janet Kurnatowski


Intense painterly dialogue in a recent Greenpoint show


Diana Al-Hadid, Trace of a Fictional Third, 2011 [detail]. Steel, polymer gypsum, wood, fiberglass and paint, 120 x 240 x 156 inches. Courtesy Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York © Diana Al-Hadid. Photo: Jason Wyche

Ghost in the Machine: Diana Al-Hadid in Lost Paradise at Marianne Boesky


Part of a group show earlier this summer


Amy Ellingson, Variation (yellow, with emblem), 2011. Oil and encaustic on panel, 40 x 40 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Von Lintel Gallery, NY

Driven to Abstraction, A Group Show at Von Lintel Gallery


Closing reception Thursday evening (July 28, 5-8pm) as part of Chelsea Art Walk 2011


Jane Fine, Battlefield IV, 2004, acrylic and ink on wood panel, 30 x 24 inches. ©2011 Tang Teaching Museum.

Jane Fine in MELT at the Tang


A striking work in the summer group show at  Skidmore’s teaching museum, up through September  18


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A Feast for the Eyes (and Mouth): Malado Baldwin at Nolita Open House, plus Hummus


A one day show offered short viewing hours but a long view of the paintings


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The Mixologist: Peter Reginato at Heidi Cho


Peter Reginato’s gutsy, boisterous assemblages mate the mediums of sculpture and painting.  It would simply be insufficient to describe the components of his collages in steel as colorful.  Welded sculptural form becomes the unlikely support for what would anyway be a dense, involved composition were it contained within the politely conventional dimensions of a stretched…


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Sleep Patterns: Laurie Frick in LA


at Edward Cella Art + Architecture through  April 2.


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Stereo Cropdusting: Eve Sonneman at Nohra Haime


Works of the 1970s, on view through March 12


Jon Pestoni, Black Out, 2010. Oil on canvas, 63 x 48 inches. Courtesy of Lisa Cooley Fine Art

Breathy, Brooding Darkness: Jon Pestoni at Lisa Cooley


LA abstract painter on view through February 20


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You will meet a tall handsome stranger… on the Bowery


Artemisia Gentileschi at Sperone, Westwater’s exhibition of old master Italian Paintings