- Oct 2 20164 minutes
The Art-History Straitjacket
An exhibition at the New Museum shows just how narrow our idea of art has become.
- Jul 4 20162 minutes
New Survey Brings Women Into the Action of Abstract Expressionism
IN THE LATE 1940S AND early ’50s, when Abstract Expressionism first erupted, life wasn’t easy for those who adopted it as their practice. Red-baiting Congress members denounced it as a communist plot. Wary museums refused to show it. And just about n
- Sep 19 20161 minute
Fall Arts Preview Art
Richard Lacayo KERRY JAMES MARSHALL In works invested with a kind of madcap virtuosity, Marshall, 60, brings African-American lives vividly into the discourses of art history. One of the many things that make his paintings so smart is that Marshall
- Sep 4 20161 minute
Our Art Critic’s 5 Most Anticipated
RASHID JOHNSON SEPT. 8, HAUSER & WIRTH Johnson brings a beautiful brutality to materials; a hatchet man’s sense of cutting to the core of what he’s after. Paintings, performance, drawing, and sculpture will be featured in this gigantic show. If Joh
- Oct 28 20162 minutes
The Shchukin Collection Comes To Paris
For the first time since the Bolshevik Revolution, this major art collection is at the heart of Europe.