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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. ...
 

Monday, January 24th, 2011

Jon Pestoni, Black Out, 2010. Oil on canvas, 63 x 48 inches. Courtesy of Lisa Cooley Fine Art

Breathy, Brooding Darkness: Jon Pestoni at Lisa Cooley


LA abstract painter on view through February 20

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

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You will meet a tall handsome stranger… on the Bowery


Artemisia Gentileschi at Sperone, Westwater’s exhibition of old master Italian Paintings

Saturday, January 1st, 2011

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Arthur Danto: Artist


Musings on the youthful drawing and printmaking activities of an august philosopher and critic.

Friday, December 24th, 2010

Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, Mother in Green Dressing Gown, 1975. Oil on canvas, 26 x 22 inches. The Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, London, Courtesy of Galerie St. Etienne, New York

A Remarkable Posthumous Debut


on view at Galerie St. Etienne through December 30, 2010

Friday, December 24th, 2010

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Psychodrama: Modern Art As Group Therapy


The introduction to his latest book with essays on Karel Appel, Louise Bourgeois, Lucian Freud, Helmut Newton and others

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

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Who, Me? James Esber and the Megolomania of the Group Portrait


Up through December 23. Friends of the artist traced his drawing of Osama bin Laden

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Margaret Lanzetta, Karnal 0184, 2009. Oil and enamel on panel, 24 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the Artist.

A Postmodern Garden: The Work of Margaret Lanzetta


The artist’s show at College of the Holy Cross’s Cantor Gallery in Worcester, MA closes December 15

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Robert C. Morgan, LS (Tension Balance), 2010. Acrylic on canvas, 30 x 40 inches. Courtesy of Sideshow Gallery.

Elegant Systems: Robert C. Morgan on his work


A conversation recorded during his recent show at Williamsburg’s Sideshow Gallery.

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

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What goes around… Audrey Flack’s Wheel of Fortune at Gary Snyder


Up through November 6, a show of the veteran photorealist reveals painstaking process and innovation.

Monday, October 25th, 2010

Nancy Spero, Codex Artaud VII, 1971. Cut-and-pasted typed text and painted paper on paper, 2-1/2 inches x 12 feet 6 inches. Reproduced from the book under review

The Figure as Hieroglyph: Nancy Spero’s “First Language”


An extract from the author’s new book as the Nancy Spero retrospective opens in Paris