Wednesday, August 19th, 2015
 
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The late artist’s assemblages move out of the desert and into the museum. ...
Thursday, July 9th, 2015
 
An Instagram post by Selena “Missy Suicide” Mooney, comparing Richard Prince's $90,000 copy of her $90 original photo.
What problems in his work are real, and what are merely imagined? ...
Monday, July 6th, 2015
 
Installation view of "Acting On Dreams" at Franklin Street Works, 2015. Courtesy of Franklin Street Works.
A group show explores the use of art in social justice activism, collective action, and the aesthetics of politics. ...
 

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Miguel Horn’s Obelisks (2015),

Gaining Traction: Industrial-scale Collaboration in Philadelphia


Traction Company at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Still from L'arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat, 1895. Dir.: Auguste and Louis Lumière, TRT: 50 seconds.

24 Hours on My Favorite Planet Alone


Paul Maziar goes wandering through his bookmarks and finds unexpected poetic connections.

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Iyaba Ibo Mandingo, Grave Marker Series, 2014. House paint, oil sticks, roof n' tile and crayon on brown recycle paper. Courtesy of the artist. Photograph by John Groo.

Aesthetics and Social Justice: “Arresting Patterns” at ArtSpace


An exhibition and its extracurricular programming explore artistic representations of mass incarceration.

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Deborah Remington, March, 1964. Oil on canvas, 57.25 x 49.25 inches. Courtesy of the artist’s estate and Wallspace, New York

The Dream Life of Forms: Paintings and Drawings by Deborah Remington


Her strange and beautiful work was on view at Wallspace this summer

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Stanley Whitney, Lightnin, 2009. Oil on linen, 40 × 40 inches. Courtesy the artist and team (gallery, inc.), New York

Structured by Color: Stanley Whitney, Works from the 1990s and Now


shows at Karma Books (extended through August 30) and the Studio Museum in Harlem

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Nellie Mae Rowe, Early Bird, 1981. Paint and crayon on canvas, 20 x 24 inches © Nellie Mae Rowe, Shaun Gillen Photography

Inside the Outside: Five Self-Taught Artists from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation


at the Katonah Museum of Art through October 11

Monday, August 17th, 2015

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Author as Imaginary Friend: The Dull Spectacle of “The End of the Tour”


A new film about a famous author inadvertently raises the problem of substituting images for people.

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Ai Weiwei, Wang Family Ancestral Hall, 2015, at Galleria Continua, Beijing

Exonerating The Present: Ai Weiwei Builds a Temple in Beijing


For more than two decades, Ai has turned down exhibitions of his work in China

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Justin Randolph Thompson, “Moldy Figs,” 2015. Video still by Bradly Dever Treadaway.

Justin Randolph Thompson in Conversation with Jessica Holmes


The multimedia artist’s research-based work ranges from Brooklyn to Italy and more.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Andrew Forge, Willow, 1999. Oil on canvas, 42 x 44 inches. Courtesy of Betty Cuningham Gallery

Standing in the Shadows: On Seeing Andrew Forge and Hearing Morton Feldman


Parallel qualities in painter and composer sustain a connection between the two