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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, September 19th, 2016

A.L. Steiner reading from Derrick Jensen in her exhibition at Koenig & Clinton

The Review Panel, Brooklyn Public Library, Today

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Conveniently, three of this evening’s four shows are within a block of each other in Chelsea: Rashid Johnson at Hauser & Wirth; Eve Aschheim at Lori Bookstein; and A.L. Steiner, pictured, at Koenig & Clinton – worth checking in again, even if you have seen the show already, as each day Steiner will be reading…

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

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Landscape of the Self: Adele Tutter on Philip Johnson’s Glass House


Dream House. An Intimate Portrait of the Philip Johnson Glass House by Adele Tutter

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Martin Puryear, Bling, 2016

Latest Podcast: The Season Finale of The Review Panel at Brooklyn Public Library

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Christina Kee, Mónica de la Torre and Christopher Stackhouse were moderator David Cohen’s guests at the Brooklyn Public Library June 10 where the The Review Panel deliberated upon a bumper roster of shows and singular sculpture commissions by artists Leslie Hewitt, Goshka Macuga, Rodney McMillian, Cornelia Parker and Martin Puryear, whose “Bling” remains on view at Madison Square Park…

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

artcritical Prize at PAFA: Jonathan Lyndon Chase


Now in its second year, the artcritical prize at the Annual Student Exhibition of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, chosen by faculty vote, awards a graduating MFA student an article in these pages. Author DIDIER WILLIAM was recently named chair of the MFA program at PAFA. read Didier William’s essay here

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

artcritical Prize at PAFA: JONATHAN LYNDON CHASE

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Now in its second year, the artcritical prize at the Annual Student Exhibition of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, chosen by faculty vote, awards a graduating MFA student an article in these pages. Author DIDIER WILLIAM was recently named chair of the MFA program at PAFA. read Didier’s essay here

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Jonathan Lyndon Chase, Winner of the artcritical Prize, opens tonight at Thierry Goldberg Gallery


It feels good to back a winner, as appears to be the case with Jonathan Lyndon Chase. Readers in New York City today (July 7) can judge for themselves at Thierry Goldberg where Chase’s exhibition, “Sweet and Hard,” opens this evening. Now in its second year, the artcritical prize at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine…

Friday, May 6th, 2016

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The Big Freeze


In respite to the elements, artcritical extends a warm welcome to the many visitors in town for Frieze New York and related activities. We have been offering our (usually weekly) artcritical pick on a daily basis as there is obviously so much to showcase. On Wednesday, for instance, David Cohen put the spotlight on a solo booth…

Friday, May 6th, 2016

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Join us next Tuesday at the Brooklyn Public Library

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Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

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The Review Panel at Brooklyn Public Library


David Cohen’s guests at the next panel, May 10, are Lee Ann Norman, Barry Schwabsky and Joan Waltemath. While Schwabsky and Waltemath were mainstays of the program’s Manhattan decade, Norman, who is a regular contributor at artcritical and is now based in Chicago, will be making her Review Panel debut in Brooklyn. The shows up for discussion are by artists Shezad Dawood, Rashaad Newsome…

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Barbara Takenaga, Night Painting (JFM), 2016. Acrylic on linen, 60 x 70 inches.

FEATURED LECTURE/EVENT FROM “THE LIST”

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Sea of Stars: The Astral and the Oceanic in Contemporary Art DC Moore Gallery, 535 West 22nd Street Friday, April 29 at 6:30pm. Reception to follow artcritical editor David Cohen introduces and moderates a dialogue between two remarkable contemporary painters, Katherine Bradford and Barbara Takenaga, on the penultimate day of a groundbreaking exhibition of recent paintings…