Posts from October, 2021

Born Again Abstraction: Jonathan Lasker at Greene Naftali


A survey of his paintings from 1987 to 2020


Report from Kinderhook: Feedback at Jack Shainman Gallery/The School


An exhibition curated by Helen Molesworth, on view through October 30


Silent Auction at the New York Studio School

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David Cohen has been invited to MC the closing of the silent auction at this year’s virtual gala for the New York Studio School, which he feels to be a “signature honor.” You can see the works on offer and start bidding already at bidpal.net/nyssbenefit. Yesterday Cohen recorded an Instagram Live walkthrough of selected treasures,…


Howard Sherman discusses his work with David Cohen on Zoom this evening at 6.30PM EST


Based in his hometown of Houston, Tx and in New York City, Howard Sherman graduated with an MFA from the University of North Texas in 2006 since when his gutsy abstract paintings and assemblages, seen by some as a contemporary form of “action painting”, is much sought after by institutions and private collectors in Texas…


I Transform Hate into Love: Louise Bourgeois at the Jewish Museum


“Freudian theory framed the challenging events of her life, its hidden emotions and anguish.”