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Alberto Burri, Ferro SP (Iron SP), 1961, welded iron sheet metal, oil, and tacks on wood framework, 51⅛" x 78¾". Guggenheim Museum. 
PHOTO: ANTONIO IDINI, SOPRINTENDENZA ALLA GALLERIA NAZIONALE D’ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA/COURTESY MINISTERO PER I BENI E LE ATTIVITÀ CULTURALI E DEL TURISMO; ART: ©2015 FONDAZIONE PALAZZO ALBIZZINI COLLEZIONE BURRI, CITTÀ DI CASTELLO/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/SIAE, ROME/GALLERIA NAZIONALE D’ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA, ROME

Alberto Burri at Guggenheim Museum and Luxembourg & Dayan

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
James Welling, 4776, 2015, inkjet print. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Bunny Rogers, Sister Jackets, 2012.

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Artists Retrospective
Alberto Burri, Rosso Gobbo, 1953, Acrylic, fabric, and resin on canvas, metal rod on verso. ©FONDAZIONE PALAZZO ALBIZZINI COLLEZIONE BURRI, CITTÀ DI CASTELLO/2015 ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/SIAE ROME. PRIVATE COLLECTION, ROME

‘I Will Not Be a Sunday Painter’: Alberto Burri Makes a Picture, in 1954

Today the Guggenheim opens “Alberto Burri: The Trauma of Painting,” a retrospective of the Italian artist who died in 1995. The show, which runs through January 16, is the first major Burri retrospective in over 30 years and for many … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Jim Shaw, Labyrinth: I Dreamt I was Taller than Jonathan Borofsky, 2009, acrylic on muslin canvas stretched over plywood panels. COLLECTION ERIC DECELLE, BRUSSELS/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GALERIE PRAZ-DELAVALLADE, PARIS/©F. DEVAL, CAPC MUSÉE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE BORDEAU

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Features
In Mary Boone with Cube, 2010, the gallerist holds a block of the compressed trash in Squeeze, Mika Rottenberg's 2010 video.  COURTESY NICOLE KLAGSBRUN GALLERY, NEW YORK

Talking Trash

More and more artists are using trash not just as a material but also as a subject. Read More


Features
UNDERRATED Judy Pfaff, Ziggurat (detail), 1981. Although she was awarded a MacArthur grant, Pfaff is still not given her due. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND AMERINGER & YOHE FINE ART, NEW YORK

Underrated/Overrated

Which artists have been overlooked? And which have we been looking at too much?. Read More