Wednesday, September 30th, 2015
painting debut of distinguished sculptor, through August 21 ...
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
The second of artcritical’s 2015 dispatches from Venice ...
Saturday, September 19th, 2015
Ellen McFadden, Toketee, 2014. Acrylic on canvas, 40 x 40 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Ampersand Gallery.
Sea, sky, air, and space meet in the respectively trippy, geometric, and photorealist images of three artists. ...

Friday, October 9th, 2015


Creation Anxieties: Dana Schutz at Petzel

Paintings of boldness and fearlessness, on view through October 24

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Roland Flexner, Untitled, 2001. Ink on Paper, 12¾ x 11½ inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Sargent’s Daughters

Drunken Bubbles: The Sumi-e Spray Drawings of Roland Flexner

Roland Flexner and Japanese Bronzes at Sargent’s Daughters through Sunday

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Bernd Zimmer, Field, Rape, 1979. Emulsion and distemper on canvas, 205 x 300 cm. Bernd Zimmer Kunststiftung Photograph by Archiv Bernd Zimmer © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015.

Looking Back: A Retrospective of German Figure Painting

A show at the historic Städel Museum catalogues German painting from a breakout era.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015


Elizabeth King at Danese/Corey (Uncanny/Figure at Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs)

solo show in Chelsea through October 10; group show in Long Island City through December 13

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Photo of Jackie Brookner. Courtesy of

Work embodying a solution to the problem it references: The Legacy of Jackie Brookner

Memorial at Parsons October 17 for pioneering ecological artist

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Matcha mousse. Photo courtesy of

Back to School Special: Recipes for Artists and Students

Quick and easy recipes to replenish while working in the studio.

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Don Porcaro, Cabinet of Nomads, 2013-2015. Mixed media, 7 1/2 x 15 1/2 x 1 inch. Courtesy of the Artist

Shape of Play: Sculpture by Don Porcaro

in artcritical’s EXTRACT series, from the catalogue for his Summit, NJ exhibition

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Anoka Faruqee, 2013P-83 (Wave), 2013. Acrylic on linen on panel, 45 x 45 inches

The Ghost in the Machine: Diphthong at the Fiterman

Group show, curated by Stephen Maine and Gelah Penn, at Borough of Manhattan Community College

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Susan Jane Walp, Gerbera I, 2014. Oil on gessoed paper, 11-1/2 x 10 inches. Courtesy of Tibor de Nagy Gallery

Momentousness: The Still Life Paintings of Susan Jane Walp

Her paintings on paper are at Tibor de Nagy through October 17

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Installation view, "The Accidental Poet: Bill Beckley—1968-1978," 2015, at Albertz Benda.

Accidentally on Purpose: Bill Beckley at Albertz Benda

The gallery presents a retrospective of the poet-artist’s varied oeuvre.