artworldTributes
Saturday, November 14th, 2020
 
Installation view of works by Matt Freedman currently on view in Williamsburg in a pop-up group exhibition
This 2014 article on Matt Freedman is offered as tribute to the artist who died recently ...
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, Jan. 18. 1966, 1966. Liquitex acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of the artist.

On Kawara: January 2, 1933 – June 27, 2014


On Kawara: January 2, 1933 – June, 2014

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Maime Holst, Landscape Before Dying (Fated #4), 2008. Acrylic paint on canvas, 71 x 71 inches. Courtesy of Feature Inc.

An Artist’s Gallerist: Hudson of Feature Inc (1950-2014)


From Judy Linn’s quirky, painting-like photographs to the finely drawn erotic humor of Tom of Finland, Hudson’s eye was a keen one.

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Po Kim with Charlie. Photo: Jinhong Kim

A Gentle Giant: Po Kim (1917-2014)


Korean exile found refuge in Lower Manhattan and in fantasy worlds.

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Charles Cajori, 1921-2013

Intimist Glow, Expansive Gestures: Charles Cajori (1921-2013)


with a reminiscence of his teaching contribution by STEPHEN ELLIS

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Arthur Danto (1924-2013). Picture credit to follow

A Perfect Friendship: Remembering Arthur Danto


Arthur Danto (1924-2013)

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Ellen Lanyon, Fisch, 2009. Acrylic on canvas, 36 x 36 inches. Courtesy of Pavel Zoubok Gallery

Ellen Lanyon: 1926 – 2013


In tribute to an indomitable spirit, an artist of great integrity and a force for good

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Stephen Antonakos, The Transfiguration, 1989. Mixed media with gold leaf and neon, 30 x 24 inches. Courtesy of Lori Bookstein Fine Art

Transcendent and Aspirational: Stephen Antonakos, 1926-2013


A tribute to this subtle master of neon

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Jene Highstein, Flora, 2011. Hand hammered stainless steel, ed. 3, 156 x 15 x 14 inches. Photo: Ross Willows. Courtesy of Art Omi

A Rebellious Sensuality: Jene Highstein, 1942 – 2013


with an additional comment by sculptor Alain Kirili

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Luca Del Baldo, Thomas McEvilley - The Visionary Academy of Ocular Mentality, 2010. Oil on Belgian linen, 40 x 30 cm. Collection of Thomas McEvilley. Courtesy of the Artist.

Fearless and Philosophical, Subtle and Inquisitive: Thomas McEvilley, 1939-2013


The Sanskrit scholar who took on MoMA

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Hugh Gourley with the author's Doberman Pinscher, Mookie. Courtesy of Daphne Cumming

The Nobleman: Hugh Gourley, fabled curator, transformed Colby College Museum of Art into Maine showcase


Hugh J. Gourley III, 1931-2012