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Thursday, January 25th, 2018
 
Regina Bogat, Palmyra I, 2015. Acrylic, board on canvas, 40 x 46 inches. Courtesy of Zürcher Gallery, New York/Paris
The veteran painter reminisces in her New Jersey studio ...
Saturday, March 4th, 2017
 
An interview from 2003 greets the exhibition, R.B.Kitaj: The Exile at Home at Marlborough Chelsea ...
Friday, October 14th, 2016
 
Arlene Shechet, A Night Out, 2011. Glazed Ceramic, acrylic paint, and hardwood, 45 x 13 x 17 inches, Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co.
As stunning new show opens at Sikkema Jenkins & Co, a look back at last year’s retrospective at Boston’s ICA ...
 

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

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Silent Auction at the New York Studio School

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David Cohen has been invited to MC the closing of the silent auction at this year’s virtual gala for the New York Studio School, which he feels to be a “signature honor.” You can see the works on offer and start bidding already at bidpal.net/nyssbenefit. Yesterday Cohen recorded an Instagram Live walkthrough of selected treasures,…

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

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Howard Sherman discusses his work with David Cohen on Zoom this evening at 6.30PM EST


Based in his hometown of Houston, Tx and in New York City, Howard Sherman graduated with an MFA from the University of North Texas in 2006 since when his gutsy abstract paintings and assemblages, seen by some as a contemporary form of “action painting”, is much sought after by institutions and private collectors in Texas…

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Installation shot of Richard Rezac's show at Luhring Augustine Chelsea, with Chigi, 2017 in the foreground

The Entwining of Image and Object: Richard Rezac’s Sculpture


His first New York show in ten years was at Luhring Augustine this summer

Saturday, June 5th, 2021

Triumph of Pan, 60x72 inches, acrylic and spray paint on canvas, 2020

Jennifer Coates in the National Arts Club’s Exhibition, “Painting the Narrative”


Dee Shapiro has gathered a spirited cross section of storytellers in paint in an exhibition that also showcases works by Laura Karetzky, Judith Linhares, Ernesto Renda, Kyle Staver, and George Towne. Coates’s almost ribald bacchanalia manages to channel modernism and classicism simultaneously, a kind of Derainean riff on Poussin. The exhibition continues at Grammercy Square through…

Thursday, April 8th, 2021

Brenda Zlamany at the Grand Flag Project


Defiance, celebration, warning, rallying: There are so many good reasons to unfurl a flag. Some of those hoisted above his home by artist James Esber on Williamsburg’s Grand Street entreated citizens to vote recently, although others over the years have defied the raison d’etre of flags with witty subversions intellectually worthy of the bohemian hood. But Brenda Zlamany’s double-sided masked…

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

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Jennifer Riley at 1GAPGallery, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn

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COVID has canceled countless exhibitions, projects, events. But in a subtler grade of cruelty, for shows that have gone ahead there has been stunted attendance and muted fanfare in what are nonetheless turning points in artists’ careers. Jennifer Riley has recently opened a solo exhibition (which I curated) at the 1GAP Gallery in the Richard…

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

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The Review Panel: On Zoom, Thursday at 7pm


Karen E. Jones and Christopher Stackhouse are David Cohen’s guests, discussing Hugo McCloud: Burdened, at Sean Kelly Gallery, 475 Tenth Avenue; and “Black Futures” by Kimberly Drew and Jenna Wortham, One World (Penguin Random House) For Zoom credentials, register at artcritical.com/reserve    

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Ben Pritchard at New York Artists Equity Association


On Wednesday evening (January 27), Brooklyn-based painter Ben Pritchard will be interviewed by artcritical editor David Cohen on Zoom, in conjunction with his ongoing exhibition at the Equity Gallery, “Ecstatic Visions of the Day”. For log-in details, RSVP here. “I think of painting as a quasi religious activity involving the concept of the sacred,” Pritchard has…

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Laura Karetzky, Hot Seat, 2020.

Log-in details for Laura Karetzky interview with David Cohen

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Laura Karetzky was the winner of the 2020 artcritical prize at the New York Studio School Alumni Exhibition. This prize takes the form of a feature article at artcritical; this year, the artist has agreed to be interviewed in a live event, taking place this evening, January 26 at 6pm. Participation is limited to 100…

Friday, January 1st, 2021

William Roberts,The Jazz Club (The Dance Party), 1923. Leeds City Art Gallery

artcritical’s annual party honoring writers, speakers and staff takes to Zoom

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Saturday, January 2, 2021, 6 PM to 8 PM EST Zoom, Meeting ID: 876 0247 0725 Passcode: 574243 If your memory of art magazine holiday parties is of everyone shouting at once, being jostled in a crowd, not being able to sit down, feeling like you missed the celebrities, drinking too many cocktails and wondering…