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Installation view of the Robert Ryman survey, currently on view at Dia Art Foundation. ©ROBERT RYMAN/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/BILL JACOBSON/COURTESY THE GREENWICH COLLECTION, LTD./DIA ART FOUNDATION, NEW YORK

Double Positive: Carter Ratcliff on Robert Ryman’s Meditative Monochromes, in 1971

In honor of a survey of his paintings at the Dia Art Foundation in New York, below is a 1971 essay about Robert Ryman’s white-on-white paintings. Written by Carter Ratcliff, the essay questions how Ryman’s work can be categorized. Are … Read More


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Dia Taps James Meyer to Be Deputy Director and Chief Curator

The Dia Art Foundation announced today that it has hired James Meyer, an associate curator at the National Gallery in Washington, D.C., who is an expert in Minimalism, to be its new deputy director and chief curator. Charged with working … Read More


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Morning Links: Ancient Rome Edition

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Robert Ryman, Untitled, 1959, oil and gesso on sized paper. ©ROBERT RYMAN/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/PHOTO: BILL JACOBSON/COURTESY THE GREENWICH COLLECTION, LTD.

Dia Art Foundation Announces New York’s First Major Robert Ryman Show in More Than 20 Years

The Dia Art Foundation announced today that it will hold a major Robert Ryman show this year at its Chelsea building. Opening December 9 and titled “Robert Ryman: Real Light, 1958–2007,” the show will survey six decades of painting by Ryman. … Read More


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Morning Links: Sunburn Art Edition

The Delaware Art Museum has sold Andrew Wyeth’s Arthur Cleveland and Winslow Homer’s Milking Time in an effort to replace funds lost to construction debt. [USA Today]MoMA has hired Yasmil Raymond, a Dia Art Foundation curator since 2009, to serve as associate … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Lucas Samaras' Pose 0556 (2010). 


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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

TUESDAY, APRIL 28Screening: “Quality Television” at Light Industry During this screening and lecture by artist and conceptual entrepreneur Martine Syms, “Quality Television,” a compilation of nine video works focusing on television as an aesthetic resource, will be screened. Here’s a nice … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Malcolm Morley's Mariner (1998).


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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Gabriel Dawe's Plexus No. 4, made from Gütermann thread, wood, and nails was on view at the Dallas Contemporary in 2010.


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Morning Links: Dallas Edition

Sixteen Romanesque Biblical manuscripts known together as as “The Idda Collection” will go on display, for sale, at the Les Enluminures Gallery in New York from April 9-May 2. Dated between 980-1240, the manuscripts are priced from $180,000 to $6.5m—the latter … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Nicole Eisenman's Seder (2010).


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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

TUESDAY, MARCH 24Lecture: Pierre Leguillon on Carl Andre at Dia Art Foundation This is part of the ongoing Artists on Artists lecture series, which examines the work of contemporary artists in Dia’s collection and exhibition programs through the lens of their peers, … Read More


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Alden Pinnell: Powering Up the Dallas Art Scene

Founder of the Power Station, Alden Pinnell supports emerging artists and collects across the spectrum Read More


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Genny Nissenbaum with Tempest (Study for The Raft), 2005, a video piece by Bill Viola.  ©CAROLINE VOAGEN NELSON

Genny and Selmo Nissenbaum: Where Tables Collide and Houses Fly

Brazilian collectors Genny and Selmo Nissenbaum use their holdings to create a conversation, and keep people talking Read More


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Ten Creative, Disorienting, Enlightening, and Sometimes Frightening Monographs and Catalogues

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Jeff Koons, Marisol, Lygia Clark, and Lee Bontecou are among the subjects of major books this season Read More


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How the Art of Social Practice Is Changing the World, One Row House at a Time

Social practice is going mainstream as more artists focus their work on making an impact on problems like homelessness and pollution. But the question of how to judge activist art remains elusive
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