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Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
Marie Peter-Toltz, Je suis le tigre dans la montagne, 2016. Oil on canvas,72 x 72 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Slag Gallery. Photo: Robert Banat
“I’m conveying with paint how it feels to nurture and care while being feral” ...

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Installation view, "Jayson Musson: Abstract Art Exhibit," courtesy of Salon 94.

Punchline in Search of a Comedian: Jayson Musson takes on Nancy

Jayson Musson’s comics-inspired show is at Salon 94 Bowery.

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014


Outside the Box: David Carrier on the Legacy of Shaped Canvases

Two exhibitions chronicle the disparate and sometimes radical uses of shaped canvases since the 1960s.

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Matt Freedman, excerpt from Relatively Indolent But Relentless: A Cancer Treatment Journal, 2014.

Cancer, Chemo, Comedy: David Brody on Matt Freedman’s Cancer Treatment Journal

David Brody on Matt Freedman’s dark, comic, and touching memoir of recovery from cancer.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014


Annabeth Rosen at Ventana 244

Annabeth Rosen adds her trippy offering to the Summer of Love for Ceramics.

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

Polly Apfelbaum, installation, For the Love of Gene Davis, 2014, Temple Contemporary, Tyler School of Art, Temple University. Courtesy of the Artist

Polly’s Pathway: Polly Apfelbaum and Friends at Tyler and Clifton Benevento

In 1972 Color Field painter Gene Davis created what was billed as the world’s largest painting, “Franklin’s Footpath,” a “ground” mural that stretched along an expanse of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway sweeping up to the monumental steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  Sponsored by the museum’s Department of Urban Outreach, this outlandish project had…

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Clint Jukkala, Telepath, 2014. Oil on canvas, 44 x 50 inches. Courtesy of BravinLee programs.

Clint Jukkala: Cosmic Trigger at BravinLee programs

Matisse via Color Field abstraction, flower power iconography and Alfred Jensen

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Alan Prazniak, Lullaby Bog, 2014. Oil on linen, 46 x 52 inches. Courtesy of the Artist

Rays of Light Through Fast Rolling Cloud: SUPER FOG in NoHo

A pop-up show, worth catching in its one day run

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

A recent meeting of the Breakfast group, Berkeley, California

The Breakfast Group: Exhibition at Richmond Art Center Toasts Bay Area Institution

Informal cafe society has met Friday mornings for half a century

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Carin Riley, Knarr, 2014, Watercolor on paper, 20 X 28 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

Myths, Mosaics and Ink Drawing: A Studio Visit with Carin Riley

Riley’s show at the Queens College Art Center is up thru May 9

Monday, March 24th, 2014


A Fleeting Moment on the J Train: Robert Janitz on his recent work

“I used to be obsessed with the idea that the paintings only show you their backside, as if the real painting’s on the other side”