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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. ...
 

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

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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…

Monday, February 21st, 2011

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Sleep Patterns: Laurie Frick in LA


at Edward Cella Art + Architecture through  April 2.

Monday, February 21st, 2011

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Stereo Cropdusting: Eve Sonneman at Nohra Haime


Works of the 1970s, on view through March 12

Monday, January 24th, 2011

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

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

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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

Friday, December 24th, 2010

Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, Mother in Green Dressing Gown, 1975. Oil on canvas, 26 x 22 inches. The Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, London, Courtesy of Galerie St. Etienne, New York

A Remarkable Posthumous Debut


on view at Galerie St. Etienne through December 30, 2010

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

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Who, Me? James Esber and the Megolomania of the Group Portrait


Up through December 23. Friends of the artist traced his drawing of Osama bin Laden

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

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What goes around… Audrey Flack’s Wheel of Fortune at Gary Snyder


Up through November 6, a show of the veteran photorealist reveals painstaking process and innovation.

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Rose Wylie, DOT and Detail, 2004, left panel. Oil on canvas, 74 x 144 inches. Courtesy of Thomas Erben Gallery New York

Rose Wylie Packs a Punch at Thomas Erben


Nuance where you least expect it in canvases of rambunctious, street-smart brutalism

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Annabeth Rosen, Ztheo, 2009. Ceramic, bailing wire, steel plate and neoprene casters, 58-1/2 x 33 x 26 inches. Courtesy of Meulensteen

Gorgon Triffids on 22nd Street: Annabeth Rosen at Meulensteen


Belated New York solo debut of renowned ceramic sculptor