Tag Archives: Jewish Museum


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Russ & Daughters Plans Restaurant and Shop at New York’s Jewish Museum

The museum-restaurant competition continues to heat up in New York, with the Jewish Museum revealing today that it has tapped the storied downtown appetizing store Russ & Daughters to open a restaurant and shop in its building early next year. … Read More


Reviews
Installation view of “Others 2,” the second part of the exhibition “Other Primary Structures.” KRIS GRAVES

‘Other Primary Structures’ at Jewish Museum

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Morning Links: Harun Farocki Edition

Film and video artist Harun Farocki has died at the age of 70. [Artnet] Artist Devin Leonardi has died at 33. [Artforum] The benefactors of Lucien Freud’s $161 million fortune—presumably his many, many children—will remain secret. [The Daily Telegraph via … Read More


Features
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The Artistic Influences that Made Artists Artists

Hank Willis Thomas, Pat Steir, Deborah Kass, and others reflect on their early encounters with art and the childhood experiences that shape their work Read More


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Painter Brings New Meaning to the Word ‘Blah’

Mel Bochner, former Jewish Museum guard, returns in triumph with a survey of his word-based art Read More


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12 Trends Defining This Season’s Art-Museum Shows

Where to find the major retrospectives, provocative theme shows, and dazzling art-selfie destinations of the spring 2014 season Read More


Miami Art 2013 News Web Exclusive
From top: Tom Sachs, Scotch, 2011, at Sperone Westwater; Barbara Kruger, Untitled (Value), 2013, at Mary Boone; David Shrigley at Anton Kern; Haroon Gunn-Salie, Turn the Other Way, 2013, at Goodman Gallery; Mel Bochner, Know What I Mean?, 2012,  at Two Palms; Mel Bochner, Nothing, 2006, at Rhona Hoffman; Robert Indiana, LOVE red/red, 1973, at Paul Kasmin; Deborah Kass, Joy, 2013, at Paul Kasmin; Mel Bochner, Blah Blah Blah, 2013, at Peter Freeman; Doug Aitken, End, 2012, at John Berggruen.

Art Basel Miami Beach as Told Through Pictures of Words

So. Many. Feelings. Leave it to text art to explain Read More


News Retrospective
Claes Oldenburg, Cash Register, 1961, muslin soaked in plaster over wire frame, painted with enamel. LOCKSLEY SHEA GALLERY. PHOTO COURTESY THE OLDENBURG VAN BRUGGEN STUDIO ©1961 CLAES OLDENBURG.

Retrospective: ‘The Phony Crisis in American Art’

And other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More


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Yishai Jusidman, Dachau, 2010-­‐12, acrylic on wood, artist's frame.

Painting Auschwitz Blue

Some artists trick the public into perceiving images of the Holocaust anew; others want viewers to “feel” it Read More


Looking at Art
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Slow Down, You Look Too Fast

The organizers of Slow Art Day ask museumgoers to take their time. Read More


Features
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Where Are the Great Women Pop Artists?

It's clear that female artists of the '60s were pushed to the margins of art history. But a series of exhibitions showcasing their work reveals how un-Pop many of them were. Read More


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Magical Realism

Magicians—from dreadlocked Wiccans to Harry Houdini—inspire several new shows. Read More


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The Enigma of Man Ray

Is the Jewish Museum showcasing crypto–Jewish art?. Read More