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Artists Retrospective Reviews
Roger Brown, Landscape with Dollar Sign, 1991, oil on canvas. COURTESY DC MOORE GALLERY, NEW YORK

The American Futurist Nightmare: How Roger Brown Scared and Confounded Critics in the ’70s

Roger Brown has long been considered an important figure in the Chicago art scene, but it wasn’t until the past few years—nearly two decades after his death, at age 56, of AIDS–related causes—that his work became well-known in New York. … Read More


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Still from Takashi Murakami's Jellyfish Eyes. ©THE ARTIST/KAIKAI KIKI CO., LTD.

Takashi Murakami’s Debut Film, ‘Jellyfish Eyes,’ Suffers From a Lack of Imagination

Takashi Murakami will have to make nearly 90 more films before he can truly earn that bland and often-repeated “Japanese Andy Warhol” comparison, but as a start, he’s made Jellyfish Eyes, which opened today in New York. You may be … Read More


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Gabriel Figueroa, film still from Macario, 1960. 
©FUNDACIÓN TELEVISA, PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTIONS, MEXICO CITY, FILMIC DIVISION

Gabriel Figueroa at Museo del Barrio

New York Read More


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Judith Bernstein, Birth of the Universe #4, 2012, 
oil on canvas, 96" x 96".©JUDITH BERNSTEIN/COURTESY MARY BOONE GALLERY, NEW YORK

Judith Bernstein at Mary Boone

New York Read More


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Rosy Keyser, Witches’ Sabbath, 2015, string, oil, wood, and cardboard, 24" x 20" x 5".COURTESY THE ARTIST AND MACCARONE, NEW YORK

Rosy Keyser at Maccarone

New York Read More


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Channa Horwitz, “Language” series, 1964–2004, casein on rag board, 64" x 82¼".©1964–2004 CHANNA HORWITZ/COURTESY OEHMEN COLLECTION, GERMANY

Channa Horwitz at KW Institute for Contemporary Art

Berlin Read More


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Carlo Ferraris, Behind a rolling ball comes a running child (still), 2013, HD color-and-sound video, 1 minute, 23 seconds.COURTESY LYNCH THAM, NEW YORK

Carlo Ferraris at Lynch Tham

New York Read More


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Joan Mitchell, Untitled, n.d., felt-tip pen on paper, 9⅝" x 7⅝".©ESTATE OF JOAN MITCHELL

Joan Mitchell at Folkwang Museum

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Tadanori Yokoo, Moat, 1966, acrylic on canvas, 17⅞" x 20⅞". 
COURTESY THE ARTIST/THE TOKUSHIMA MODERN ART MUSEUM, JAPAN

‘International Pop’ at Walker Art Center

Minneapolis Read More


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Horace Pippin, Floral Still Life, ca. 1944, oil on board, 10⅛" x 14⅛".BRANDYWINE RIVER MUSEUM OF ART, CHADDS FORD, PENNSYLVANIA, MUSEUM PURCHASE, 2003

Horace Pippin at Brandywine River Museum of Art

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania Read More


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Joan Semmel, Purple Diagonal, 1980, oil on canvas, 78" x 104". ©2015 JOAN SEMMEL/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/COURTESY ALEXANDER GRAY ASSOCIATES, NEW YORK

Joan Semmel at Alexander Gray Associates

New York Read More


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Valérie Blass, Why not / Une touche (detail), 2015, mixed media, 13½" x 7½" x 9".COURTESY THE ARTIST AND DANIEL FARIA GALLERY, TORONTO

Valérie Blass at Daniel Faria

Toronto Read More


Art Basel 2015 Reviews
Andy Warhol, Maja (Maja Sacher-Stehlin), 1980.© THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, INC. / 2015, PROLITTERIS, ZURICH/PHOTO: MARTIN P. BÜHLER

In Basel, a Closed Museum Opens Other Doors

‘Future Present: The Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation Collection’ at the Schaulager Read More


Openings Reviews
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The Garage Opens its Door: Inside Russia’s new home for Contemporary Art

The Garage Museum of Contemporary Art’s opened its new home in Moscow last week, first to a large envoy of international press and VIPs, and then, come Friday, to the public, who waited calmly in a line that stretched around … Read More