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Jen Liu, The Machinist's Lament (still), 2014, HD video, 17 minutes, 47 seconds. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND INVISIBLE-EXPORTS

Machine Dreams and Painting’s Extremes: Matthew Weinstein on Jonathan Lasker and Jen Liu

I used to associate Jonathan Lasker’s impasto loops with the singer Regina’s twisty hair wraps in the music video for her 1986 hit single, “Baby Love.” Lasker’s 1980s paintings, like Elizabeth Murray’s, had a happy overlap with ’80s graphic design, … Read More

Jonathan Lasker, The Universal Frame of Reference, 2014, oil on linen, 90 x 120 inches. COURTESY CHEIM & READ, NEW YORK

Jonathan Lasker at Cheim & Read, New York

Through February 13 Read More


The Golden Age of Abstraction: Right Now

Riffing on the past as it comments on our own time, contemporary abstraction evokes landscapes, bodies, signs, buildings, and much more Read More