Visual Arts
  • "I like it because it’s not normal," said Polly Apfelbaum of her exhibition 'A Handweaver’s Pattern Book,' at Clifton Benevento through August 8.

    Polly Apfelbaum’s 50 ink-on-rayon synthetic velvet panels made with traditionally utilitarian weaving patterns are drawn with a found plastic punch card.
    LAST UPDATE : Jun 05, 2014, 7:53 AM EDT
  • Richard Tuttle at Art Basel Miami 2012 and his work "Trans Asian" (1993).

    If you take scale, not size, as the keynote of my work, all of it is immense.

    LAST UPDATE : May 30, 2014, 7:45 AM EDT
  • (L-R): Jayson Musson's "Sculptural Allegory for a Specific Cultural Sphere" (2014) and "Pedestrian" (2014).

    Jayson Musson first hit the art world radar with an online series, “Art Thoughtz,” in which he dropped deep knowledge behind the satirical guise of “Hennessey Youngman.”

    LAST UPDATE : May 23, 2014, 7:40 AM EDT
  • A detail of John McAllister's "Solstice Sometimes," 2011.

    I love Matisse; he’s my favorite painter. I would love to sit around and make new Matisse paintings all day long, but I don’t because I want to keep refuting the assertion that being original is impossible.

    LAST UPDATE : May 21, 2014, 7:46 AM EDT
  • Harmony Korine

    No one seemed to know what to make of the announcement that, for the sophomore show at his Park & 75 location, Larry Gagosian would be tapping filmmaker Harmony Korine to show a series of paintings.

    LAST UPDATE : May 19, 2014, 7:53 AM EDT
  • Pair of Ornaments of Origami Cranes, ca. 1930s, Nakamura Kenji, Japanese, 1895-1970, silver and gilt.

    Although primarily known as a Western movement that took flight in Europe and America, Art Deco also traveled halfway around the world during the 1920s and 30s, taking root in Japan.

    LAST UPDATE : May 08, 2014, 7:13 AM EDT
  • Mika Rottenberg at Andrea Rosen Gallery before the opening of "Bowls Balls Souls Holes."

    Mika Rottenberg pondered the eclectic assortment of characters, objects, and spaces that inform her new installation of sculptures and video opening at Andrea Rosen Gallery on Tuesday.

    LAST UPDATE : May 06, 2014, 6:48 AM EDT