Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
Photograph of Jack Goldstein by James Welling. Titled: Jack Goldstein in My Studio in the Pacific Building, August, 1978. Inkjet prints (exhibition copies of silver gelatin prints), 2012 Courtesy of the artist and Regen Projects, Los Angeles.
The first US retrospective for the maverick Pictures Generation artist ...
Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
Charlotte Posenenske, Series D Vierkantrohre (SquareTubes), 1967/2009, sheet steel, dimensions and configuration variable. Courtesy of Miguel Abreu Gallery.
Philosophy, scrap metal, and classic Minimalism on the Lower East Side ...
Sunday, August 4th, 2013
Installation view of Orly Genger’s Red, Yellow and Blue (2013) in Madison Square Park. Photo by James Ewing / Courtesy of Madison Square Park Conservancy.
Take a lunch break next to these massive, interactive outdoor sculptures ...

Saturday, November 7th, 2015


Water Rising: Garth Evans and Leila Philip


As part of its Poetry for Art series, artcritical is honored to present three poems and watercolors extracted from Water Rising from New Rivers Press.  For optimal viewing, please click on the first page and view the book as a slide show. Click here for a description of the project and artist/author details. Please note that the layout…

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Susan Jane Walp, Gerbera I, 2014. Oil on gessoed paper, 11-1/2 x 10 inches. Courtesy of Tibor de Nagy Gallery

Momentousness: The Still Life Paintings of Susan Jane Walp

Her paintings on paper are at Tibor de Nagy through October 17

Monday, April 6th, 2015

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Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Erik den Breejen, Alex Chilton, 2010.  Acrylic on canvas, 16 x 20 inches.

“Their Grandparents Would Have Called It A Salon”: Report from SPRING/BREAK

The first of artcritical’s dispatches from the Armory Week fairs

Sunday, January 18th, 2015


A Ceramic Fairytale: Chigusa and the Art of Tea in Japan

Princeton exhibition aks timely questions about art making

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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Ron Padgett and Bertrand Dorny: What Happened to the Renaissance


As part of its Poetry for Art series, artcritical presents for the first time on the web a facsimile of What Happened to the Renaissance, words by Ron Padgett, images by Bertrand Dorny, published in Paris in 2012.  For optimal viewing, please click on the first page and view the book as a slide show.    …

Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Installation shot of Michelle Grabner's 2014 exhibition at James Cohan Gallery

The Ken Johnson Affair Continues: Ken Johnson and Amy Sillman

An Exchange, from Facebook

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014


The Body Manifest: Steve Locke on Robert Gober

Steve Locke discusses Gober’s use of formal and conceptual metaphor to visualize bodily suffering.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014


Nixed Metaphors: Lee Ann Norman on Robert Gober

Norman addresses the contradictions and occlusions of Gober’s representations of sex and race.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014


Pictorial Baggage: Dennis Kardon on Robert Gober

Dennis Kardon unpacks the cultural contexts of Gober and his personal history.