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Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
 
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Instigator of Williamsburg’s Sideshow Nation, an annual show with hundreds of artists ...
Thursday, June 7th, 2018
 
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Despite her range, Hafif was frequently allied with monochrome painters ...
Monday, July 14th, 2014
 
On Kawara, I AM STILL ALIVE, 1970. Telegram, 6 1/2 x 8 inches. Courtesy of the artist.
On Kawara: January 2, 1933 – June, 2014 ...
 

Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Claude Lalanne, Pair of Birds on the Balcony, 2000. Bronze and copper, edition of 8. Courtesy Galerie Mitterand, Paris

Cowboy Boots and Mao Tunics: Claude Lalanne remembered by a grieving courtier


The legendary French sculptor and designer died this spring aged 93

Monday, May 27th, 2019

"This is from last year when he is ill, but his optimism and his pleasure to be talking with friends overwhelms his physical state." Photo, with comment, by James Hyde

“He Was Free and Brave”: A Garland of Tributes for Thomas Nozkowski


21 artists, critics and friends join editor David Cohen in remembering the late painter.

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Carolee Schneemann. Meat Joy, 1964. Chromogenic color print of the performance in New York. 5 × 4 inches. Courtesy the artist, P.P.O.W, and Galerie Lelong, New York. Photo: Al Giese

Transformer: Carolee Schneemann in conversation with Richard Klin


This unpublished interview profile from 2010 is artcritical’s tribute to an artistic giant

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Okwui Enwezor, 1963-2019. © Haus der Kunst

Postwar: A Revisionist Vision from Munich


This review from 2017 is offered as tribute to the late Okwui Enwezor

Sunday, December 23rd, 2018

Dawn Clements, Peonies, 2014. Watercolor on paper, 69 x 93 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Pierogi

Expanded Drawing: Dawn Clements, 1958-2018


The artist died of cancer earlier this month.

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Martín Ramírez, Untitled (Seven Stags), 1953, a work sold by Phyllis Kind

Chutzpah and Connoisseurship: Chicago Art Dealer Phyllis Kind, 1933 to 2018


“As formidable as Kind was in person, her gallery was always a welcoming place”

Monday, April 16th, 2018

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Dorothy Pearlstein, 1928 to 2018


A remarkable painter and female role model remembered by Desirée Alvarez, a longtime model of her husband, Philip Pearlstein

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Francisco de Goya, Leave it all to Providence (Dejalo todo a la probidencia), 1816-20. Black ink and gray wash, Thaw Collection, The Morgan Library & Museum

Eugene Thaw in his Own Words: The late collector and philanthropist interviewed in 1996


An exhibition of his bequests closes at the Morgan Library January 7

Sunday, September 17th, 2017

John Ashbery, A Dream Of Heroes, 2015. Mixed Media Collage, 15-3/4 X 20-1/2 inches.

“One Thing Follows Another”: John Ashbery, Art Critic


He made light of his “violon d’Ingres,” but with Ashbery’s death we lost a great art critic

Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Martin Naylor, 1944-2016

Angry Young Man: Martin Naylor, 1944 to 2016


A maverick British sculptor whose achievements are coming back into perspective