Saturday, October 24th, 2015
his show at Philadelphia’s Locks Gallery on view through October 24 ...
Wednesday, September 30th, 2015
painting debut of distinguished sculptor, through August 21 ...
Sunday, September 13th, 2015
Installation view, "Helen Mirra" at Galerie Nodenhake, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Nordenhake.
The artist discusses her work and her developing approach to its facture. ...

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

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Ruth Hardinger at Long Island University

Her show, on view through May 15, was a recent ARTCRITICAL PICK

Friday, April 17th, 2015

James Siena, installation view of "New Sculptures," with Eschatologist (2013-14) in the foreground. Photo by: Kerry Ryan McFate / Pace Gallery.

“A little bit of slippage”: The Sculptures of Painter James Siena

New sculptures at Pace, based on little-seen work the painter has been making since the 1980s.

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

bannard for cover

Presentational: Walter Darby Bannard on his early reductive paintings

A dialogue occasioned by his exhibition at Berry Campbell Gallery through April 18

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015


Women’s Work: Considering Feminist Art Through Three Recent Shows

Concurrent exhibitions in Los Angeles provide a lens for thinking about successive generations of feminism in art.

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

installation shot of 2014/15 exhibition of Allen Jones at Royal Academy of Arts, London

Rich Sources: Reference and Homage in Two Contemporary Artists, Jack Davidson and Alex Da Corte

The double homage, killing two birds with one stone

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Installation shot of three works, each 9 x 9 inches, 2014, in the exhibition under review

Orientation Games: Getting the Hang a Painting by Kazimira Rachfal

An essay posted on the occasion of her new show at Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

Saturday, March 28th, 2015


Björk at MoMA: A Conversation with Todd Simmons

Husband and wife critics — and confirmed Björk fans — discuss the chanteuse’s MoMA retrospective.

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015


“Presence of Absence”: Paul Carey-Kent in Conversation with Bella Easton

Bella Easton and Paul Carey-Kent discuss Carey-Kent’s exhibition of absences and how you make a void present.

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Alfredo Jaar, Shadows (detail), 2014. Lightbox with black and white transparency, 12 x 13 inches. Original photograph by Koen Wessing (1942-2011): Estelí, Nicaragua, September 1978. Courtesy of the artists and Galerie Lelong.

Grave and Buried: Alfredo Jaar and Nicaragua’s Ignored History

Using photographs by Koen Wessing, Jaar remembers a moment in the nation’s decades-long cold war strife.

Friday, February 20th, 2015

Edouard Manet, Young Lady in 1866 (aka Woman with a Parrot), 1866. Oil on canvas, 185.1 x 128 cm.

Tell Me: with Eric Sutphin

The first in a new series of features of two people taking about one artwork in person.