Author Archives: Andrew Russeth

About Andrew Russeth

Co-Executive Editor of ARTnews

Frieze London 2014 Reviews

Kerry James Marshall Delivers a Stunner at Zwirner in London

Just how good is Kerry James Marshall’s show at David Zwirner in London’s Mayfair district? So good that the second I left today I began plotting the next time that I could sneak out of the Frieze Art Fair this week … Read More

Frieze London 2014 News parties
Martin Creed's Work no.1086 Everything Is Going To Be Alright (2011) on the residence.

Hauser & Wirth Welcomes Frieze Visitors at Its Somerset Estate

Gallery offers early Franz Wests, Phyllida Barlow at fair fête Read More

Frieze London 2014 Market News
On one lift.

Frieze Art Fair Has Already Started in the London Tube

London’s Frieze Art Fair doesn’t officially begin until tomorrow, Tuesday, October 14, when it will open to invited guests, but if you’re looking to get a head start on the action, head over to the Regent’s Park Underground stop, which is … Read More


ISCP Names Susan Hapgood Executive Director

The International Studio & Curatorial Program, the Brooklyn-based residency organization, which turns 20 this year, has tapped Susan Hapgood to be its new executive director. Hapgood is currently based in India, where she founded the Mumbai Art Room exhibition space … Read More

Installation view of Budor's Action Paintings' show at 247365 in Brooklyn.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND 247365

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Names 2014 New York Artist Grant Winners

The Rema Hort Mann Foundation has named the 2014 winners of its $10,000 unrestricted emerging artist grants in New York. The grantees, many of whom will be familiar to regular gallery-goers in the city, are: Abigail DeVille Sara Magenheimer Dora … Read More

Art of the City
Wayne Thiebaud, Cold Case, 2010/11/13.© Wayne Thiebaud / Licensed by VAGA, New York

Welcome to the Good Life: Learning From Wayne Thiebaud

One review of his solo show at Acquavella, and 21 brief reviews of local pastry and ice cream shops Read More

Market News The Talent

Brian Faucette Joins New York’s Derek Eller as Director

Chelsea’s Deller Eller Gallery has hired Brian Faucette as director. Faucette, who joins Eller after six years at 303 Gallery, is co-owner and director of the Knowmoregames gallery, which is located in the so-called Donut District of Brooklyn, on the … Read More

Art of the City
Tonya Nielsen's sculpture NOW outside the Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Grand Old Party: At Michigan’s ArtPrize, the Country’s Biggest Art Award

More than 1,500 artists, professional and amateur, vie for $560,000 in prizes, awarded by jurors and the public Read More

Market News
A Crawford drawing at Fulton Ryder.COURTESY FULTON RYDER

7 Things to Get Very Excited About at the 2014 NY Art Book Fair

I know I’m sounding like a broken record these days, but I’ll say it again: the NY Art Book Fair, which opened last night and runs through Sunday at MoMA PS1 in Queens, is just the best. The vibe is low-key … Read More

Two pages of Lessons in Posing Subjects/Lingerie.TRIANGLE BOOKS AND THE ESTATE OF ROBERT HEINECKEN

At the NY Art Book Fair, a Robert Heinecken Book Bridges the Analog and Digital

Tonight is the night! After a nearly yearlong wait, Printed Matter’s NY Art Book Fair returns to MoMA PS1, with an opening preview from 6 to 9 p.m. More than 300 exhibitors will share their wares. One highlight among many … Read More


Frieze Names Victoria Siddall Director of All Fairs

Victoria Siddall, who has served as director of London’s Frieze Masters fair since its inception in 2012, has also been named director of Frieze New York and Frieze London. Amanda Sharp and Matthew Slotover, who founded Frieze and had been … Read More


DIS Will Curate the 2016 Berlin Biennale

Berlin’s KW Institute for Contemporary Art announced today that New York’s DIS collective will curate the ninth edition of the Berlin Biennale, which is set to open in Germany’s capital city in the summer of 2016. DIS, whose core members … Read More

Art of the City

My Kind of Town: A Breeze Through Chicago in 9 Brief Reviews

Mickalene Thomas, David Bowie, Sarah Charlesworth, ‘New Image Painting,’ Glenn Kaino, and quite a bit more Read More

Expo Chicago 2014 News
'Shaq Loves People.'

Here’s a Look at That Show That Shaq Curated at Expo Chicago

One of the great things about being a Shaq fan is that the man stays busy, so there’s a lot by him to enjoy—four studio albums, a bevy of film appearances (remember when he popped up in Good Burger?), five … Read More