criticismExhibitions
Tuesday, April 21st, 2020
 
Installation view of Kara Walker’s Turbine Hall Commission 2019, Fons Americanus. ©Tate photography, Photo by Matt Greenwood.
The American artist Kara Walker poses questions about slavery’s history and legacy with a major UK commission. ...
Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
 
Vera Iliatova
The Ties That Bind, 2019
oil on canvas, 24 by 30 inches. Courtesy of Monya Rowe Gallery, New York.
The work of earlier artists can be found in scenes from this expat Russian painter’s adolescence. ...
Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
 
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A derangement of the senses is arrived at via multifarious stimuli ...
 

Friday, December 8th, 2017

Cecily Brown, Madrepora (Shipwreck), 2016. Oil on linen, oil on linen, 97 x 151 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Paul Cooper Gallery

Sensation to Canvas: Cecily Brown as Antidote to Instagram


The recent show at Paula Cooper was her first with this gallery

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Frances Barth, Yellow Yellow, 2016. Acrylic on wood on panel, 24 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Silas von Morisse Gallery

Nothing Forced Yet Nothing Lax: Frances Barth in Bushwick


Her show at Silas Van Morisse up thru’ December 17

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

installation shot of the exhibition under review, courtesy of Jeffrey Deitch

Dispelled Illusions: Kenny Scharf takes on Color Field


on view at Jeffrey Deitch in Soho through December 22

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

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Coloneobaroque: Didier William at Tiger Strikes Asteroid


A powerful exhibition, titled “We Will Win,” closes in Bushwick this afternoon

Friday, November 10th, 2017

Photograph of Ad Reinhardt in his studio, 1953, by Walter Rosenblum. Courtesy David Zwirner, New York/London

The Threshold of Perception: Ad Reinhardt’s Blue Paintings


An emerging artist’s take on the recent exhibition at David Zwirner Gallery

Friday, November 10th, 2017

Julia Jacquette, Actress, Gold Dress, 2015. Oil on linen, 60 x 48 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

“Playground of my Mind”: Julia Jacquette Educates the Eye


New Jersey show of paintings and gouaches focused on graphic memoir

Friday, October 27th, 2017

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Visualizing Historicism: Mary Kelly’s Personal Reckoning


Life examined through the prism of feminist engagement, at Mitchell-Innes and Nash through November 22

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Jason Stewart, Untitled (Saratoga Hot), 2017. Acrylic and goauche on canvas over panels, 24 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Geary Contemporary

Spatial Dance: Jason Stewart Color Reliefs at Geary Contemporary


solo show in the project space ends October 14

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

John Hoyland, 7.65, 1965. Acrylic on canvas, 120 x 84.5 inches. Courtesy of Pace Gallery © The John Hoyland Estate. All rights reserved, DACS 2017.

Bold, Beefy, British: John Hoyland Stain Paintings of the 1960s


On view through October 21 at Pace Gallery, 32 East 57th Street

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Verge, 2017, oil on canvas, 72 x 60 inches.

Peekaboo: Rachel Rickert at E.TAY Gallery


“Frustrated vision can actually be fun,” writes Kalinovski. On view in TriBeCa through October 7