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. ...
 

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Ann Pibal, RBWC3, 2013. Acrylic on aluminum, 12-3/4 x 17-3/4 inches. Courtesy of Lucien Terras

Like a Sequence of Thoughts: Ann Pibal at Lucien Terras


quietly resonant color and stringent asymmetry, on view through January 17

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

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Ceci N’est Pas: “Not a Photo” at The Hole


An exhibition explores photography’s relationship to and influence on other media.

Monday, January 11th, 2016

David Bowie in the role of Andy Warhol in Basquiat (1996: dir. Julian Schnabel)

The Thin White Duke: David Bowie, 1947-2016


Bowie discusses art – making it and collecting it – in this interview from 1994

Friday, January 1st, 2016

publicity image for Alex Katz windows at Barney's, New York

Old Year’s Resolutions: Eight great shows I didn’t review


Jpegs were gathered, soundbites poised, but circumstances got the better of noble intentions

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Ellsworth Kelly, Woodland Plant, 1979. Transfer lithograph on 300-gram Arches Cover Paper, edition of 100, 80.3 x 120.7 cm. Courtesy of Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Embodied Presence: Ellsworth Kelly, 1923-2015


He exposed emotion and poise in subtly modulated, streamlined form.

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Jean Tinguely, Trüffelsau, 1984.

Mindless Machines: Jean Tinguely at Gladstone


The gallery mounts a retrospective of the artist’s madcap kinetic sculptures.

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

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“I Build Ruins”: Charles Simonds and the Dwellings of his Little People


His new memoir, Dwelling, is published by Walther König

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

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“Cyborg” at Zürcher Gallery, “Devotion” at Catinca Tabacaru Gallery


Two group exhibitions curated by exhibiting artist William Corwin

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

Ryan Roa, Expanded Steel Relief #5, 2015. Expanded steel, nuts bolts, washers and lag bolts, 77 x 64 x 33 inches. Courtesy gallery nine 5. Photo: Laura DeSantis-Olsson

Smackdown: Ryan Roa on raw combat in his working method


Stress Points, his show at gallery nine 5, on view through January 8

Friday, December 25th, 2015

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Carnival Fun-House: Alva Noë’s Strange Tools


Reviewer to philosopher: Check your privilege