Tag Archives: Agnes Martin

Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Matana Roberts, 2014. Photograph © Paula Court.


8 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

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Artists Retrospective
Agnes Martin, Untitled 1977, watercolor and graphite on paper. COURTESY PACE GALLERY/ ©2015 AGNES MARTIN/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK

‘What We Make, Is What We Feel’: Agnes Martin on Her Meditative Practice, in 1976

Between a Tate Modern retrospective and a Nancy Princenthal biography, Agnes Martin has become one of the year’s most talked-about artists. In honor of the Tate show and Princenthal’s book, we turn back to our September 1976 issue, for which … Read More

Artists Books
Agnes Martin, Friendship, 1963, incised gold leaf and gesso on canvas. ©2015 AGNES MARTIN/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK

Off the Grid: A New Agnes Martin Biography Explores the Reclusive Artist’s Life

John Ashbery once described Agnes Martin’s watercolors as “almost distressingly powerful.” The same could be said about Nancy Princenthal’s new biography of Martin. Princenthal’s style in Agnes Martin: Her Life and Art is underplayed—she, like her subject, never lends herself … Read More

2015 Venice Biennale News
Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.


Vervoordt Foundation, Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia Will Examine ‘Universal Proportions’ in Venice Biennale Show

The Axel & May Vervoordt Foundation and the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia will present a show called “PROPORTIO” at the Palazzo Fortuny in Venice, which will run from May 9 through November 22. This fifth edition of their biennial … Read More


‘Color as Structure’ at McKenzie Fine Art

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Features The 200 Top Collectors
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The ARTnews 200 Top Collectors: Ron Pizzuti

A giant head by Mr. attracts the most attention–but what about Tom Friedman’s urinating man? Read More

Profiles The 200 Top Collectors
The Kleins in Santa Fe.

The ARTnews 200 Top Collectors: Jeanne and Michael L. Klein

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Books Reviews

Don’t Think About Picasso: The Wisdom of Agnes Martin

A new book celebrates a four-decade friendship between Agnes Martin and Pace Gallery’s Arne Glimcher Read More


Auto-Destructive Tendencies

Whether by burning, cutting, shredding, or simply leaving them at the curb, artists have various reasons for disposing of their own works   Read More