Writings by Piri Halasz


A Rich Transition: Al Loving Wall Hangings of the 1970s

on view at Gary Snyder and extended through December 29


Rob Van Erve: Operae Pretium Est

This show was featured in our October 2012 Listings

Sandi Slone, Sex With Strangers, 2012. Oil, acrylic, resin on canvas, 40 x 30 inches. Courtesy of Allegra LaViola Gallery

Sex With Strangers: Sandi Slone at Allegra LaViola

Her  aggressively voluptuous paintings are on view through October 6

Frank Stella, k.359, 2012. Mixed media, 124 x 111 x 77 inches. Courtesy of Freedman Art. © 2012 Frank Stella/ Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Frank Stella Evolves: The Scarlatti Series at Freedman Art

on view on the Upper East Side  through September 27.

Toon Kuijpers, Blue Cloth, 2011. Oil on canvas, 8 x 9.5 inches. Courtesy of Howard Scott Gallery.

Minimalism, Golden Age-Style: Still Lifes by Toon Kuijpers

The Amsterdam-based painter shows at Howard Scott through April 7

Tim Scott, Wine, 1969. Painted steel tubes and rods with acrylic sheets, 208.5 x 173.5 x 60 inches. Courtesy of Loretta Howard Gallery

Colored Like Burgundy: Tim Scott at Loretta Howard

Vintage works by the British sculptor on view in Chelsea through February 25

Helen Frankenthaler, Paris at Night, 1986. Acrylic on canvas, 86 x 55-1/2 inches. Courtesy Greenberg van Doren Gallery. © Helen Frankenthaler/ Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Defying Categories: Helen Frankenthaler, 1928-2011

He r work was invariably ambiguous, in the best tradition of abstract painting

Randy Bloom, Clown Around, 2011. Acrylic on canvas, 67 x 65 inches. Courtesy of Sideshow

Blazing Autumn: Louise P. Sloane and Randy Bloom at Sideshow

This two woman show of abstract painting ends November 13

Richard Timperio, Jazz Blocker, 2011. Acrylic on paper, 30 x 22 inches. Courtesy of Art 101.

Ebullience in Acrylic: Richard Timperio at Art 101

Williamsburg show up through October 9


Transcending Barriers: George Tun Sein at Tally Beck Contemporary

This Lower East Side show is up through August 30