Friday, January 6th, 2017
 
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Cannibalization is a creative act in the artist’s recent show of new text-based and reductivist work. ...
Friday, October 28th, 2016
 
Nathaniel Dorsky, Autumn, 2016. Silent 16mm color film, TRT: 26:00. Courtesy of the artist and New York Film Festival.
Two experimental filmmakers depict the world, using the methodology of poetry. ...
Friday, October 14th, 2016
 
Arlene Shechet, A Night Out, 2011. Glazed Ceramic, acrylic paint, and hardwood, 45 x 13 x 17 inches, Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co.
As stunning new show opens at Sikkema Jenkins & Co, a look back at last year’s retrospective at Boston’s ICA ...
 

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Dario Robleto, Survival Does Not Lie in the Heavens, 2012. Digital inkjet prints on Sintra; 31 x 31, 46 x 46, and 31 x 31 inches, respectively. Grand Rapids Art Museum. Courtesy of ArtPrize.

The People Speak: A Report from the 2016 ArtPrize


Now in its seventh year, the egalitarian art competition concludes, awarding prizes from a jury and the public.

Friday, October 7th, 2016

House of Worth, tea gown, blue cut velvet on a green satin ground, Valenciennes lace, circa 1897. © Stéphane Piera/Galliera/Roger-Viollet.

How To Dress The Guermantes Way: “Proust’s Muse” at FIT


Proust’s Muse, The Countess Greffulhe is on view through January 7

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

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So Slow It Stopped: Teiji Furuhashi at MoMA


MoMA re-stages a 1995 installation by one of Japan’s late, great performance, tech, and collaboration innovators.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

a work by Ellen Rand, details to follow

A Passionate, Upbeat Advocate: Ellen Rand, Artist and Gallerist, 1941-2016


Founder of 101 Gallery in Brooklyn, who died this summer

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

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A Cafe, A Gift Shop and a Lecture Hall


The case for New York as free museum and university. Archie Rand at the Studio School Wednesday

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Friday’s featured exhibition, from THE LIST


“Judith Schaechter: The Life Ecstatic” at Claire Oliver Gallery Be sure to catch Judith Schaechter’s mesmerizingly bizarre show of stained-glass panels, closing Saturday at Claire Oliver. Channeling sources are diverse as the Mexican muralists, mannerism, Pattern & Decoration painting and, of course, despite the resolute secularism of their imagery, gothic church glazing, these intense, gaudy, heartfelt…

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

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Lois Dickson at John Davis Gallery, Hudson and The Painting Center, New York


When, earlier this fall, I had the chance to examine an extensive group of recent paintings in Lois Dickson’s Columbia County studio something that became very clear was the particular nature of development in her work, whether within a given canvas or from picture to picture or across this segment of her mature oeuvre. Ludic…

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Installation view: Victor Burgin: Midwest, 2016, with still from Prairie. Cristin Tierney Gallery, New York. Photo by John Muggenborg.

Destructive Modernism: Two exhibitions of Victor Burgin


Recent projections at Cristin Tierney, work from 1976 at Bridget Donahue

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Installation view, "Joel Perlman: New Sculpture," 2016, at Loretta Howard Gallery. Courtesy of the gallery.

Man of Steel: Joel Perlman at Loretta Howard


An exhibition of new sculpture makes an argument for virtuosity.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

A Tip from THE LIST at artcritical.com


from WEEK AT A GLANCE, Saturday, October 1 Jackie Gendel: Artist Talk at Thomas Erben Gallery 526 West 26th Street, 4th Floor, 4PM Back in 2006 Ken Johnson wrote of Jackie Gendel in the New York Times that “With seemingly off-hand painterly verve, smudgy colors and a sweet sense of humor [she] creates smart and…