Criticism
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. ...
Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
 
Anna Sui Fashion Show Spring 1994. Photograph by Raoul Gatchalian
An exhibition that follows a fashion designer as she channels the spirit of her times ...
 

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Hannes Schmid, Cowboy #230, 2017. Oil on linen, 48 x 71 inches. Courtesy of Mitchell Algus Gallery

“Fuck Richard Prince”: The Stolen Memes of Hannes Schmid


on view at Mitchell Algus through October 14

Friday, October 5th, 2018

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Endless Cycles of Misogyny: Julie Heffernan at P.P.O.W.


“Hunter Gatherer” closes in Chelsea on Saturday

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Tim Kent, Stored Memory, 2018. Oil on canvas, 80 x 100 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Slag Gallery

The Matrix: Tim Kent at Slag Gallery


Dark Pools and Data Lakes, on view in Bushwick through October 7

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Jason Stopa, The Big Picture, 2018. Oil on canvas, 62 x 48 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects.

Jason Stopa: Between Audience and Stage


The Gate was at Steven Harvey in August

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

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Noughts and Crosses: David Row at Loretta Howard


His show, “Counter Clockwise”, runs through October 20

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

David Wojnarowicz, Wind (For Peter Hujar), 1987. Acrylic and collaged paper on composition board, two panels, 72 × 96 inches. Collection of the Second Ward Foundation. Image courtesy the Estate of David Wojnarowicz and P.P.O.W, New York

Sites of Attraction: David Wojnarowicz at the Whitney


A haunting and timely retrospective closes this weekend

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Installation shot, Nomadic Mechanics: Monoprints 2014-2018 by Jeffrey Bishop at SRO Gallery

Flight or Fight: Jeffrey Bishop’s Monoprints at SRO Gallery


His Crown Heights show extended through October 7

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Babara Takenaga, Outset, 2018. Acrylic on linen, 45 x 54 inches. Courtesy of the artist and DC Moore Gallery

Sliding Away Into Space: Barbara Takenaga at DC Moore


“Outset” can be seen in Chelsea through October 6

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Malcolm Morley, Starry Starry Knight, 2017. Oil on linen, 50 x 50 inches. Courtesy of Sperone Westwater © Malcolm Morley

Starry Starry Knight: Malcolm Morley at Sperone Westwater


Works from the painter’s last three years, on view on the Lower East Side

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Edward Hopper, Night Window, 1928. Oil on canvas, 29 x 34 inches. Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of John Hay Whitney

“Right There, Looking”: Brian O’Doherty’s Collected Essays


Irish-honed literary skills placed at service of cosmopolitan visual culture