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Sunday, October 5th, 2014
 
Jessica Cheung, Self Portrait, from the Umbrella Revolution series, 2014, unfinished.
Statement of artist protester Jessica Cheung and comment by David Cohen ...
Thursday, September 18th, 2014
 
George Trakas, Times Plaza Tree, 2011. Pencil on vellum, 8.5 x 11 inches. Courtesy of the artist.
The renowned site-specific sculptor has been facing delays in the completion of his recent project at Atlantic Station. ...
Friday, September 12th, 2014
 
George Sugarman, Yellow and White, 1967. Oil on Wood, in two parts, 25-1/2 x 35-1/2 x 27-1/2 each. © Estate of George Sugarman, courtesy Gary Snyder Gallery, New York
“Irving Sandler: Out of Tenth Street and Into the 1960s” is at Loretta Howard Gallery ...
 

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Jennifer Riley, Mockingbird I, 2011. Oil on canvas, 40 x 40 inches. Courtesy of Allegra LaViola

Last Chance: Soundings (Elizabeth Hazan, Jennifer Riley) at Janet Kurnatowski


Intense painterly dialogue in a recent Greenpoint show

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

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The Dutchmen’s Heir: Jenny Saville at Gagosian


The author is having a Frankenstein moment.  “Continuum” continues on Madison Ave through October 22.

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Anni Albers, Untitled Tapestry, based on a 1933 design. Hand knotted wool, hand twisted wool and silk, 72 x 116 inches. Courtesy of Loretta Howard Gallery

An Education Over Coffee: Black Mountain College and Its Legacy


A rich historic show at Loretta Howard Gallery, up through October 29

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

Peter, Will and Todd (on lap) Barnet. Courtesy of Peter Barnet.

“He Still Draws Beautifully and Paints Every Day”: Will Barnet at 100


Painter Peter Barnet and law professor Todd Barnet talk about their father

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

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Picking Up the Pieces: Julie Heffernan’s Honest Pessimism


Her show opens September 3 at Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Francesca Woodman, Untitled, New York, 1979-1980. Gelatin silver print, 4 x 9-1/2 inches. Courtesy of George and Betty Woodman

Gorgeous Metamorphoses: Alexander McQueen and Francesca Woodman


More than goth aesthetics and youthful suicides unite the fashion designer and the photographer.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

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“Artists who write write for a purpose”


Painter George Hofmann launches artcritical’s BOOKMARKED column, commenting on his favorite blogs

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

Diana Al-Hadid, Trace of a Fictional Third, 2011 [detail]. Steel, polymer gypsum, wood, fiberglass and paint, 120 x 240 x 156 inches. Courtesy Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York © Diana Al-Hadid. Photo: Jason Wyche

Ghost in the Machine: Diana Al-Hadid in Lost Paradise at Marianne Boesky


Part of a group show earlier this summer

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Tony Robbin, 2004-4, 2004. Acrylic on canvas, 56 x 70 inches. Collection of the Artist

Pattern, Decoration and Tony Robbin


An exchange between fellow P&D artists from the catalog of Robbin’s Orlando Museum of Art retrospective

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Amy Ellingson, Variation (yellow, with emblem), 2011. Oil and encaustic on panel, 40 x 40 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Von Lintel Gallery, NY

Driven to Abstraction, A Group Show at Von Lintel Gallery


Closing reception Thursday evening (July 28, 5-8pm) as part of Chelsea Art Walk 2011