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Hieronymus Bosch, The Hay Wain (open), ca. 1515, oil on panel. RIK KLEIN GOTINK AND ROBERT G. ERDMANN FOR THE BOSCH RESEARCH AND CONSERVATION PROJECT/MUSEO NACIONAL DEL PRADO, MADRID

A Passion for Hell: Hieronymus Bosch at Noordbrabants Museum, the Netherlands

Unlike such exhibitions as Edgar Degas at the Museum of Modern Art and van Gogh at the Art Institute of Chicago, which were assembled oceans away from the environments that nurtured the painters, the show devoted to Hieronymus Bosch at … Read More


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Ryan McNamara's performance Battleground, 2016, premiered last night at the Guggenheim. JACKLYN MEDUGA

A Fight at the Museum: Ryan McNamara Brings Battling Dance Troupes to the Guggenheim

Last night, Ryan McNamara staged a turf war at the Guggenheim. Three trios had an hour-long dance-off that took place in the museum’s basement, in a new performance called Battleground (2016), and the audience was left to pick the winner. … Read More


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Danny Fields, "Ramones in alley behind CBGB," 1977.COURTESY THE ARTIST

It’s Alive! The Ramones Prove Too Tough to Die at the Queens Museum

“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: The Ramones and the Birth of Punk” is at the Queens Museum for a reason—all four of the original Ramones grew up in the same eight-or-ten-block patch of that borough. So to get in the mood … Read More


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Yun-Fei Ji, After the First Seventh Day (detail), 2016, ink and watercolor on Xuan paper, suite of three scrolls: two measuring 17 inches x 10 feet, one measuring 17 inches x 15 feet. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND JAMES COHAN, NEW YORK

Ghostly Tales: Yun-Fei Ji at Wellin Museum, Clinton, New York

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The exterior of SFMOMA. HENRIK KAM

With Its New Building, SFMOMA Cements a Place on the World Stage

Pop open the champagne and ignite the fireworks! The staff of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art deserves to celebrate. Their $305 million expansion and renovation project, designed by the Norwegian firm Snøhetta, is a triumph. They have completed a building … Read More


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Installation view of Ed Atkins's video Performance Capture, 2015–16. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GAVIN BROWN'S ENTERPRISE/JASON MANDELLA

The Man Behind the Screen: Ed Atkins at the Kitchen, New York

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David Reed, "New Paintings," 2016, installation view, at Peter Blum Gallery. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND PETER BLUM GALLERY

Baroque Noir: David Reed at Peter Blum Gallery, New York

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Chris Foss, Asteroid Collision, 1980, acrylic on board. COURTESY PIVOT ART + CULTURE

The Earthlings’ Imprint: ‘Imagined Futures’ at Pivot Art + Culture, Seattle

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Chadwick Rantanen, Red Wine, Doc, 2016, ten battery-operated light up wall decorations, fourteen artist-made AA battery adaptors (plastic, metal, stickers), 43½ x 47 x 2½ inches. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND ESSEX STREET, NEW YORK

Chiming Cuckoos: Chadwick Rantanen at Essex Street

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Installation view of "Mariah Garnett: Other & Father," 2016, at Ltd, Los Angeles. JEFF MCLANE/COURTESY MARIAH GARNETT AND LTD LOS ANGELES

Mariah Garnett at Ltd Los Angeles

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Installation view of "Alberto Giacometti: Retrospective," 2016, at Yuz Museum, Shanghai. ALESSANDRO WANG/©2016 YUZ MUSEUM, SHANGHAI; FONDATION GIACOMETTI, PARIS; AND ESTATE GIACOMETTI

Shanghai Museums Grow Up: At the Long Museum and the Yuz Museum

Two years ago, when Shanghai first announced its five-year plan to develop into a cultural capital, many people were dubious about plopping museums into a metropolis overnight. But now that the West Bund Development in the Xuhui District is well … Read More


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Installation view of "Cory Arcangel: MCs," 2016. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND TEAM GALLERY

The Beat Goes On: Cory Arcangel at Team Gallery, New York

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Installation view of "Marcel Wanders: Portraits," 2016, at Friedman Benda. ANDREW MEREDITH/COURTESY MARCEL WANDERS STUDIO AND FRIEDMAN BENDA, NEW YORK

A Stop in Wonderland: Marcel Wanders at Friedman Benda, New York

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Ryan Trecartin, Temple Time, 2016, single-channel HD video, 49 minutes 23 seconds. ©RYAN TRECARTIN/COURTESY ANDREA ROSEN GALLERY, NEW YORK AND REGEN PROJECTS, LOS ANGELES

Tangled Web: Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin at Andrea Rosen, New York

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