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Installation view of 'Jean Tinguely,' 2015, at Gladstone Gallery, New York. DAVID REGEN/COURTESY GLADSTONE GALLERY, NEW YORK AND BRUSSELS

‘Perfectionism Is All Too Human’: Matthew Weinstein on Cary Smith and Jean Tinguely

It’s generally accepted that improvisation signifies humanness and, conversely, that perfectionism signifies its repression. But perfectionism is all too human. Perfectionism carries with it the inevitable defeat inherent in the striving for ideals. It can be an expression of humility … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Mary Reid Kelley with Patrick Kelley, The Thong of Dionysus, 2015, Video still. 

‘Mary Reid Kelley: The Thong of Dionysus’ at Fredericks & Freiser

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday Read More

Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Mary Reid Kelley, The Thong of Dionysus, 2015, still from video. COURTESY FREDERICKS & FREISER, NEW YORK

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

A guide to the next seven days Read More

Steve Gianakos, It Was about the Pursuit of Excellence, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 36" x 48". COURTESY FREDERICKS & FREISER, NEW YORK

Steve Gianakos at Fredericks & Freiser

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Armory Week 2015

Some Monsters Loom Large at the Armory Show

At the Fredericks & Freiser booth, dark and striking were paintings by Mark Thomas Gibson, a Yale School of Art grad and Kara Walker’s studio assistant. One painting, Searchlight, blares the words in all caps: “Some Monsters Loom Large.” The lettering is … Read More

Artists News
Rendering of John Wesley, Nine Female Inmates of the Cincinnati Workhouse Participating in a Patriotic Tableau, 1976 / 2014. Courtesy the artist, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, Fredericks & Freiser, New York, and Friends of the High Line.

John Welsey Is Next Up on the High Line Billboard

Some very good news: the great John Wesley will be the next artist to have a billboard along the High Line, at West 18th Street and 10th Avenue, as part of the High Line Art program.The billboard will be a … Read More

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Installation view of "The Cat Show," 2013. White Columns, New York City. PHOTO: JONATHAN GRASSI. COURTESY WHITE COLUMNS.

Taking Cat Art Seriously

From a provocative upcoming Metropolitan Museum show to adoption-ready “purr-formers,” the art world is exploring the shock of the mew Read More

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Judgement, 2008
Modified computer game, custom computer

(More) Old Masters of Our Domain

Riffs on the classics, part 2: from Artschwager’s altarpiece to Kanye’s hoodie Read More