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 ...
Thursday, July 7th, 2016
The sculptor talks about his exhibition in Mexico DF and cultural politics. ...
Thursday, June 30th, 2016
One of Dallas’s longtime dealers talks about the city’s emerging arts scene and its history. ...

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

René Magritte, Time Transfixed, 1938. Oil on canvas, 57-7/8 x 38-7/8 inches. Art Institute of Chicago. © 2013 C. Herscovici, Brussels / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

“Freeze!”: René Magritte and the Visual Oxymoron

Decades since Surrealism erupted on the horizon, his defamiliarized commonplace forms can still induce vertigo

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Julia Benjamin, Untitled, 2013, oil on canvas, 42 x 52 inches. Courtesy of the artist and National Exemplar.

Gladys Nilsson / Julia Benjamin at National Exemplar

A fresh take on Surrealism in abstraction and figuration

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Honore Daumier, Galerie Tableaux. Image taken from Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository.

A Gallerist is [please fill in the blank]

What differentiates a “gallerist” from a dealer or a curator?

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

David Plante at home in London

“A Bright Globe of Everything”: Extracts from “Becoming A Londoner”

Author reads from first volume of diaries at New York Public Library this Tuesday

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Ron Gorchov, Raven's Wing, 2013, Watercolor on paper, 14 x 11.5 inches. Courtesy of Cheim & Read.

Ron Gorchov Watercolors at Lesley Heller

On view on the Lower East Side through October 13.

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

image search for Aaah

The Geeky Singularity is Near: Carla Gannis Shares Her Bookmarks

On the eve of her show with poet Justin Petropoulos at Transfer Gallery, Brooklyn

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Olausen, credit line and permission TK

The Real Thing: An Interview with Rosalind E. Krauss

“A medium is a little bit like a language—you can’t just speak it once, it is repeated”

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Heide Hatry, Parvolae partes ventris tauri, linguae anitum, 2009. Ciba Chrome Print . Courtesy of the Artist

The Vagina is Not a Flower Anymore: Heide Hatry’s Meat Flowers

The vagina is not a flower anymore. Or rather, “the vagina is a flower” is no longer a workable metaphor.

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

LaToya Ruby Frazier (American, b. 1982). Grandma Ruby and U.P.M.C. Braddock Hospital on Braddock Avenue, 2007. Gelatin silver photograph, 20 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the artist. © LaToya Ruby Frazier.

LaToya Ruby Frazier at the Brooklyn Museum

Occupying a space where politics, poetry and autobiography share equal weight. On view through August 11

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Architectural rendering of the new Pen and Brush exhibition space in New York City, due to open Winter 2013/14. ADG/McDonald ARCHITECTS, 2013 / Artist Credit: Hunter Clarke, Shannon Reid, Andrea Stanislav

Towards Gender Parity: Quality and Fairness in the Art Market

The author is director of Pen And Brush, the venerable women’s art organization