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Andrew Forge, Willow, 1999. Oil on canvas, 42 x 44 inches. Courtesy of Betty Cuningham Gallery
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Saturday, December 24th, 2011

Harry Roseman: Enfold, a site specific drawing installation, at Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York City, December 8, 2011 to January 14, 2012. Courtesy of Nancy Margolis Gallery

The Curtain Man: Harry Roseman at Nancy Margolis


His installation, titled “Enfold”, is up through January 14

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

Eija-Liisa Ahtila, The Annunciation, 2010. Video still. Courtesy of Marian Goodman Gallery

Art at Christmas: Fernando Botero, Elija-Liisa Ahtila, Ludwig Blum


From different traditions, presented in varied contexts, a trinity of artists reveals mystic truths.

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

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Roundtable on Cattelan’s ALL at the Guggenheim


with David Carrier, Carla Gannis, Maddie Phinney, Robin Siegel and Bessie Zhu

Saturday, November 5th, 2011

Ronnie Landfield, Diamond Lake, 1969. Acrylic on canvas, 108 x 168 inches. Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of Philip Johnson

The Three Bands: An Artist Replies


The color field painter responds to suggestions at artcritical that he drop his trademark color bands

Sunday, October 16th, 2011

Willem de Kooning, Montauk I, 1969. Oil on canvas, 88 x 77 inches. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT. © 2011 The Willem de Kooning Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Roundtable on MoMA’s de Kooning Retrospective


with David Carrier, David Cohen, Ivan Gaskell, Jennifer Riley and Joan Waltemath,

Friday, October 14th, 2011

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Greg Drasler at Betty Cuningham


“packed like luggage, appointed like rooms and driven like automobiles.”

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

Serban Savu, The Card Players, 2011. Oil on canvas, 53-1/8 x 70-7/8 inches. Courtesy of David Nolan Gallery

Communism Never Happened: Serban Savu and the Cluj Connection


Extract from Cohen’s monograph on Savu as his show continues at David Nolan through October 22

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