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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 ...
 

Friday, July 24th, 2020

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Pets of the Pandemic

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Many pets have been helping us through the COVID-19 crisis, but many have also been left homeless by the crisis. Helping those in need, Alpha 137 Gallery is organizing an online exhibition benefiting Best Friends Animal Society and the artists themselves. The open call to sculptors, painters, printmakers, and mixed media artists in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and…

Friday, July 24th, 2020

Max Kozloff on Judith Henry


“When masquerades do their work, proposing alternate faces for the ones we know or might expect, their impersonations are not subtle. Rather, they actively reach out to signal that a charade is in order, and a role is being played. They can’t help but pull appraisal toward their own contrivance, as such. A viewer may…

Monday, May 11th, 2020

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Launching Tonight at BPL Presents


In an irony lost on neither participant, Robert Storr and I found ourselves discussing works by Gerhard Richter that are intimately concerned with painting’s fraught relationship with photographic mediation, while looking at a checklist of his current show at The Met Breuer on a shared Zoom screen. Rob had seen the show in its brief…

Saturday, March 7th, 2020

Curtis Talwst Santiago. Photo: Luis Mora, courtesy of NUDA, Stockholm

The Review Panel is on Wednesday at Brooklyn Public Library: Laurie Fendrich, Barbara MacAdam and Terence Trouillot are David Cohen’s guests


Discussing Curtis Talwst Santiago, Willa Nasatir, Gelah Penn and Joanna Pousette-Dart

Saturday, March 7th, 2020

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Joanna Pousette-Dart talks about her work today


Joanna Pousette-Dart, whose show at Lisson Gallery will be discussed at next week’s installment of The Review Panel – is in conversation this afternoon with Phong Bui at 4pm. 138 Tenth Avenue in Chelsea.  Tomorrow is the last day to see Gelah Penn’s show at Undercurrent in DUMBO, while the other two venues, the Drawing Center…

Saturday, February 8th, 2020

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Featured from THE LIST: Xenia at Marianne Boesky Gallery


Xenia: Crossroads in Portrait Painting celebrates diversity of intentions, makers and styles alike as befits a group exhibition devoted to the ancient Greek concept of “guest-friendship”. There are portraits by and of artists in the show, imaginary portraits of fictive personae (Robin F. Williams has two of Siri, avatars perhaps of be the disembodied Apple…

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

The Review Panel on the New MoMA

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artcritical.com/reserve The New Moma Museum of Modern Art, New York, 11 West 53rd Street, Midtown Manhattan Kehinde Wiley’s Rumors Of War Times Square Arts, Times Square: Broadway Plaza between 46th and 47th streets, Midtown Manhattan An Opening: Kameelah Janan Rasheed A sound and art installation drawn from the Muslims in Brooklyn oral histories collection Brooklyn Historical Society,…

Thursday, September 26th, 2019

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Featured Item from THE LIST: Graham Nickson at Betty Cuningham


Graham Nickson is arguably the most galvanizing art educator seen in New York since Hans Hofmann, if you add up the alumni of his legendary drawing marathons and students of four decades at the New York Studio School. The British-born artist likes to challenge his charges to embrace the opposite of their usual practice or…

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,…

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

“He Was Free and Brave”: Thomas Nozkowski, 1944-2019


“You don’t hear much these days about strength of character, but Tom had that, with kindness backed by confidence. As well, he was free and brave: a dissenting but platonic American.” These are the words of Schjeldahl who, with 20 other admirers and friends of the late artist joined me at artcritical in a garland of tributes. The other…