Author Archives: Roger Atwood


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Agnes Martin, Untitled, 1977, watercolor and graphite on paper, 9" x 9". ©2015 AGNES MARTIN/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/COURTESY PACE GALLERY/PRIVATE COLLECTION

Agnes Martin at Tate Modern

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London Calling: A First Look at Frieze London and Frieze Masters 2015

Every October Frieze London delivers all sorts of extracurricular action around the city—openings, cocktails, dinners, and the like—but this year the scene feels particularly frenetic, with two grand new arrivals on the scene: Gagosian’s third and largest gallery in the … Read More


Artists Features
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Guys on the Edge: Ed Atkins’s Not-Quite-Human, Computer-Generated Men

They cry, they smoke, they spout poetry Read More


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Jackson Pollock, Yellow Islands, 1952, oil on canvas, 56½" x 73".  ©2015 THE POLLOCK-KRASNER FOUNDATION/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK, AND DACS, LONDON/TATE, PRESENTED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE TATE GALLERY AND PURCHASED OUT OF FUNDS PROVIDED BY MR. AND MRS. H. J. HEINZ II AND H. J. HEINZ CO. LTD, 1961

Jackson Pollock at Tate Liverpool

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Karla Black, Likeness, 2015, mixed media, 70⅞" x 59" x 43¼". PHOTO: ©DENIS MORTELL; ART: ©KARLA BLACK/COURTESY  THE ARTIST AND GALERIE GISELA CAPITAIN, COLOGNE

Karla Black at Irish Museum of Modern Art

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Theaster Gates, Ground Rules (Free throw possibility), 2014, wood flooring, 147¼" x 100" x 2½". BEN WESTOBY FOR WHITE CUBE/©2014 THEASTER GATES/COURTESY WHITE CUBE, LONDON AND HONG KONG

Theaster Gates at White Cube Bermondsey

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Alexander Kosolapov, Malevich – Black Square, 1987, oil on canvas 47" x 68⅛". COURTESY THE TSUKANOV FAMILY FOUNDATION, LONDON

‘Post Pop: East Meets West’ at Saatchi Gallery

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Imran Qureshi, Opening word of this new scripture, 2013, gouache and gold leaf on wasli paper, 10⅝" x 8⅝". COURTESY THE ARTIST, IKON GALLERY, BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND, AND CORVI-MORA, LONDON

Imran Qureshi at Ikon Gallery

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James Castle at Smithsonian American Art Museum

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How Iraqi Artists Are Finding a Path to the International Art World

From last year’s Venice Biennale to this summer’s New Museum show, more and more exhibitions are spotlighting contemporary art from Iraq Read More


Trends
Magdalene Odundo, Untitled (Anthropomorphic Sculpture), 1991.

African Art: Beyond the Masks

As more museums collect works by contemporary artists from Africa, curators are divided about whether to exhibit them alongside traditional objects from the continent Read More


Profiles

Serious Fun

Ernesto Neto’s rich, sensory environments are meant to engage all of the body’s cognitive faculties Read More


Profiles Reviews
Visitors could walk through the partly disassembled Gulf Stream camper featured in the installation Quiver of Arrows at 303 Gallery in New York last year.

Britain’s Curator of Garbage

Mike Nelson’s multiroom installations hint at marginal lives and fallen ideologies. Read More


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Cuban Art On the Move

Provocative show on race will travel to New York. Read More