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, 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. ...
 

Saturday, August 31st, 2019

March Avery, The Dead Sea, 2009. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 22 x 30 inches.

”The Poetry of Sheer Loveliness”: Milton Avery, Sally Michel and March Avery


Joan Boykoff Baron and Reuben M. Baron on Milton Avery, Sally Michel and March Avery

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Johan Wahlstrom, Disconnecting #1, 2017. Acrylic on canvas, 30 x 48 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Ethan Cohen Gallery

Lost and Found: Faces and Figures in the Art of Johan Wahlstrom


Two shows, radically different in look, explore the human condition in a post-postmodern way

Thursday, August 8th, 2019

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Flotation Effect: Riad Miah at Wave Hill


His installation creates a mirage of gestures suspended in space

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

T.W. Adorno in 1968

A Strange Antiquation: T.W. Adorno’s Aesthetics in 1968


A new contributor reviews Adorno’s Aesthetics

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

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Mode Shifting: Elizabeth Riley at SL Gallery


Her show of video and sculptural works in midtown through August 9

Friday, July 19th, 2019

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Invader of Space: Leonardo Drew on his Madison Square Park commission and debut show at Galerie Lelong


Interview follows on from earlier encounter in 2016

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Mark Greenwold, Christmas Painting, 1964. Acrylic on canvas, 51-1/2 x 48-3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery

Careful What You Wish For: Mark Greenwold at Garth Greenan


Recent paintings take a significant turn

Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Bill Rice, Man in Window, 1980. Oil on canvas, 50 x 50 inches. Estate of the Artist, Courtesy Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects

Featured item from THE LIST: Richard Morrison and Bill Rice at Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects

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As noted earlier in THE LIST, in relation to such shows as Postmaster’s PRIDE and 1969 Gallery’s Stonewall 50/50, the half-centenary of Stonewall has prompted several galleries around the city to declare an unofficial gay history month, neatly overlapping this year’s New York City Pride parade. Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects has an especially poignant and insightful show of two friends,…

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

Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Installation shot of exhibition by Kaveri Raina at Assembly Room, New York, 2019

Life in Motion: permeability, transparency and disembodied form in Tommy Mintz and Kaveri Raina


Two exhibitions, in different mediums, probe comparable conceptions of time