Saturday, February 6th, 2016
 
Carla Gannis, Nude Descending a Staircase, 2015. 4K video, 3:37. Courtesy of the Artist
Her show of selfies is on view through March 12 ...
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
 
Installation view of "Collateral Drawing," 2015, with work by Kayle Brandon. Courtesy of Beaston.
The curatorial project continues, showing drawings and their palimpsests. ...
Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
 
Detail of portraits by Jeremy Okai Davis.
A visit with a painter thinking through jazz, politics, history, and the craft of painting in the contemporary era. ...
 

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Irena Jurek, Something to Talk About, 2015. Acrylic, glitter and mixed media on canvas, 40 x 60 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Berry Campbell Gallery.

Something Old, Something New: Glitter and Glam at Berry Campbell


A show of paintings playing with the vagaries of imagery and language.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Gio Sumbadze, Soviet period bath building, 2015. Photo-Tex, 36 x 48 inches, Tskaltubo. Courtesy of the artist and Rail Curatorial Projects.

“A Sanctuary for Weeds”: Social Ecologies at the Gallery at Industry City


A group show curated by Greg Lindquist gathers an array of artists addressing the environment

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Lisa Gwilliam & Ray Sweeten (DataSpaceTime), still from “Oculus 2 (Assumption)”, 2015. 2-channel browser-based grids of animated GIFs, custom code, dimensions variable, duration approximately 8 minutes 30 seconds. Courtesy of the artists

The Third Element: DataSpaceTime at Microscope


Information as raw material: duo Lisa Gwilliam and Ray Sweeten on view in Bushwick

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

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Secret World: The Art of Martin Wong


The East Village artist, who died in 1999, gets a retrospective at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

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Swansong for the Williamsburg Scene: Mike Ballou at Pierogi


His goofy sculptures help close Pierogi’s main space in Brooklyn as they move to Manhattan

Friday, January 29th, 2016

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Thomas Eggerer at Petzel


his single picture show remains on view through February 20

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Thornton Dial, Untitled, c. 2003. Mixed Media, 48 x 34 inches. Courtesy of Allegra Laviola Gallery

From Rags to… Found Boots, Gloves and Soda Cans: The Richness of Thornton Dial


This dispatch from New Orleans in 2011 offered as a tribute to the artist who died recently

Sunday, January 24th, 2016

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The Review Panel moves to Brooklyn: Siri Hustvedt, Roberta Smith, Alexi Worth are first guests


Brooklyn Public Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Tuesday, February 9 at 7pm

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, Print with Dots #1, 2012. India ink with colored pencil on paper, 47 7/8 x 68 inches. Courtesy of the artists and Pace.

A Concept and a Narrative: Emilia and Ilya Kabakov Interviewed


The artists describe their history, their thoughts about painting, and the strictures on contemporary imagery.

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

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Moira Dryer at 11R


Remembering, celebrating, recognizing the late abstract painter.