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New York – Sondra Perry at Bridget Donahue Through February 25th, 2018

Monday, February 19th, 2018

New York- Carsten Höller: “REASON” at Gagosian Gallery through September 1, 2017

Monday, August 21st, 2017

New York – CONDO New York: Off Vendome Hosts Freedman Fitzpatrick Through July 28th, 2017

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

New York City to Build First LGBTQ Monument in Hudson River Park

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

New York – Alexis Rockman: “A Natural History of Life in New York City” at Salon 94 Through May 5th, 2016

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

New York — Berlinde De Bruyckere: “No Life Lost” at Hauser & Wirth Through April 2nd, 2016

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

New York – William Kentridge: “More Sweetly Play the Dance” at Marian Goodman Through February 20th, 2016

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

New York – Dana Sherwood: “Crossing the Wild Line” at Denny Gallery Through February 21st, 2016

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

New York – Camille Henrot at Metro Pictures Through December 12th, 2015

Monday, November 16th, 2015

New York – Jack Greer: “Landmark” at Howard St Through August 14th, 2015

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

New York – Olaf Breuning: “The Life” at Metro Pictures Through July 31st, 2015

Monday, July 6th, 2015

New York – Huma Bhabha at Salon 94 Bowery and Salon 94 Freemans Through June 28th, 2015

Friday, June 26th, 2015

New York – David Shrigley at Anton Kern Gallery Through May 23rd, 2015

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

New York — Do Ho Suh: Drawings Is On View at Lehmann Maupin Through October 25, 2014

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

New York – Hiroshi Sugimoto: “Still Life” at Pace, through June 28th 2014

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

New York – Spring Exhibitions at The New Museum Through June 29th, 2014

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

New York – Walton Ford: “Watercolors” at Paul Kasmin Gallery Through June 21st, 2014

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

London – Alexandre Singh: “The Humans” at Sprüth Magers Through March 29th, 2014

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

New York – “Adrian Ghenie: New Paintings” at Pace, through May 4th 2013

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

Ugo Rondinone’s New Public Sculptures Come to Rockefeller Center

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Frieze New York Announces 2013 Sounds Program

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

New York – Gabriel Orozco: “Asterisms” at The Guggenheim Museum Through January 13th, 2013

Monday, December 17th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Trevor Paglen Discusses “The Last Pictures” project with Werner Herzog at Creative Time pavillion, New York Public Library

Friday, September 21st, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Charles Atlas Performance at Whitney Biennial, April 20–21, 2012

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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