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Friday, October 14th, 2016
 
Arlene Shechet, A Night Out, 2011. Glazed Ceramic, acrylic paint, and hardwood, 45 x 13 x 17 inches, Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co.
As stunning new show opens at Sikkema Jenkins & Co, a look back at last year’s retrospective at Boston’s ICA ...
Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
 
Arlene Shechet, A Night Out, 2011. Glazed Ceramic, acrylic paint, and hardwood, 45 x 13 x 17 inches, Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co.
As stunning new show opens at Sikkema Jenkins & Co, a look back at last year’s retrospective at Boston’s ICA ...
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 ...
 

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Pictorial Baggage: Dennis Kardon on Robert Gober


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

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Tomma Abts, Untitled #7, 2013. Colored pencil and pencil on paper, 35-1/2 x 25-7/8 inches (90.2 x 65.7 cm). Courtesy of David Zwirner Gallery

Real Spaces and Illusions of Depth: Tomma Abts at David Zwirner


Asymmetry, illusion and odd numbers all add up in her latest exhibition

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

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Michael Heller/alpert+kahn