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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 ...
 
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 ...
 
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 ...
 


Harun Farocki: 1944-2014

Harun Farocki: 1944-2014


A tribute to the influential and humane filmmaker, who died on July 30.


Lygia Clark, Clark’s proposition Diálogo de mãos ("Dialogue of hands," 1966), in use probably by Clark and Hélio Oiticica. The object is made of elastic. Courtesy Associação Cultural “O Mundo de Lygia Clark,” Rio de Janeiro.

Offline: Lygia Clark and the Original Social Media


This ambitious retrospective of Clark’s work is one of the first major exhibitions of her work outside of Brazil.


Vasily Kandinsky, Singer (Sängerin), 1903. Woodcut on Japanese paper, mounted on paper, 35.9 x 24.8 cm. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris.

The Cloud Rises: Vasily Kandinsky Before Abstraction


“This is the moment where Kandinsky’s blues, his reds, his yellows, are becoming nouns, objects, substances in their own right.”


Ohad Meromi, Worker! Smoker! Actor!, 2010-2013. Single channel video, 20:36 minutes, Edition of 6. Courtesy of the artist and Nathalie Karg Gallery.

The Smokey Life: Ohad Meromi at Nathalie Karg


Ohad Meromi carries the proletarian banner into Nathalie Karg Gallery.


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Multiple Layers of Significance: Mike Kelley at LA MoCA


The final stage of a two year retrospective is a prodigious homecoming.


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Mindy to Mork: Animated GIF as Cultural Relic


The Reaction GIF: Moving Image as Gesture at the Museum of the Moving Image


Installation shot showing Joan Mitchell, Trees, 1990-91. Oil on canvas, diptych 94-1/2 x 157-1/2 inches. © Estate of Joan Mitchell. Courtesy Joan Mitchell Foundation and Cheim & Read, New York

Sylvan Meditations: Joan Mitchell’s “Trees” and Tabla Rasa’s “Intimate Forest”


There’s magic in trees as two Summer shows reveal


Leigh Bowery and Lucian Freud: Photo by Bruce Bernard, 1992 © Estate of Bruce Bernard (Virginia Verran)

“Amazingly Aware and Amazingly Abandoned”: Lucian Freud and Leigh Bowery


an exclusive extract from her new biography, Lucian Freud: Eyes Wide Open


Francesco Scanzi, Martyrdom of Saint Apollonia, 1528 Sta. Maria delle Grazie, Soncino. Photo: David Cohen

What to Wear for a Martyrdom


What to Wear for a Martyrdom: Fashion tips for executioners from Late Quattrocento/Early Cinquecento Masters, North and South of the Alps. A lecture by David Cohen given at New York Studio School, April 1 2014 This lecture on April 1 was the first public airing of ideas in what is a new area of interest to…

 

Installation view, DMMDIA at Smack Mellon, 2014.  Photo: Etienne Frossard

A Concentrated Rectangle of Glitz: Rob Hickman in Dumbo


His Smack Mellon installation inspires a “rave” review – and a proposition