Sunday, May 15th, 2016
 
Her pinprick drawings are featured at the booth of Salon Zürcher. ...
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
 
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Her extended exhibition closes May 15 at Nathalie Karg on the Lower East Side ...
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
 
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The artist explores the interrelation of intellectual, aesthetic, and corporeal adornment. ...
 

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Cristóbal Lehyt, Untitled, 2016. Mixed media on paper on plexiglas, 48 x 48 inches. Courtesy of Johannes Vogt Gallery

Before The Law: Cristóbal Lehyt at Johannes Vogt


Vogt’s first show in new Lower East Side premises

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Robert Irwin, Untitled, 1969. Acrylic on cast-acrylic disc, 48 inches. Courtesy of the artist and the Hirshhorn.

Speculative Modernism: Robert Irwin at the Hirshhorn


Can Modernism’s history be seen through the lens of Irwin’s work?

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

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“Inventive Disorientation”: Katy and Matthew Fischer at Louis B. James


The artists use ceramics and painting to alter viewers’ perceptions of space and objects.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

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Library of Babel: Ward Shelley’s Complex Taxonomies at Pierogi


The artist’s drawings, paintings, and collaborative installation use Borgesian parodies of organization.

Monday, May 9th, 2016

Nøne Futbol Club, Work nº2B : La tonsure (after Marcel Duchamp), 2015 Collage, 21 x 29,7 cm Courtesy Nøne Futbol Club et Galerie Derouillon

Network as Artist: The Web as Creator of Aesthetic Experience


Co-workers: le raseau comme artiste, an inclusive exhibition in Paris

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

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FRIEZE WEEK PICK OF THE DAY: Marianne Vitale at Contemporary Fine Art, Berlin at Frieze


A “common crossing” is a ubiquitous railroad switch. Laid down horizontally, inserted in the railroad tracks, these ‘frogs’ guide trains crossing from one line to the next. Just as Duchamp transfigured an ordinary men’s urinal into an artwork, by rotating Fountain ninety degree out of the everyday world, so by revolving her ‘frogs’ into a vertical…

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

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Black Genius: Roy DeCarava at Anders Wahlstedt


The photographer’s documentary images of Harlem reveal lives and history there.

Friday, May 6th, 2016

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The Big Freeze


In respite to the elements, artcritical extends a warm welcome to the many visitors in town for Frieze New York and related activities. We have been offering our (usually weekly) artcritical pick on a daily basis as there is obviously so much to showcase. On Wednesday, for instance, David Cohen put the spotlight on a solo booth…

Friday, May 6th, 2016

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Friday, May 6th, 2016

Group IX/SUW, No. 17. The Swan, No. 17, by Hilma af Klint. Courtesy of Stiftelsen Hilma af Klints Verk. Photo: Moderna Museet / Stockholm

“If a spirit told me to do this, I’d do it”: Painters Respond to Hilma af Klint


A report from London where her show is at the Serpentine Gallery