Tag Archives: Joseph Cornell


News
The New York Public Library's Warhol--a 1954 holiday card to Picture Collection supervisor Ramona Javitz.COURTESY NYPL.ORG

The Real Worth of a Photograph: How the New York Public Library’s Picture Collection Has Survived In the Age of Google Image

There are around 80 million photographs shared on Instagram every day, according to the company’s statistics. That’s roughly 929 photos a second, which equates to 3.3 million images an hour, or a little over 1.5 million photographs every half hour. … Read More


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Joseph Cornell Really, Really Liked Sweets

Exciting news. Other Press just released a new edition of Utopia Parkway (1997), Deborah Solomon’s deeply researched and intensely entertaining biography of the Surrealist Joseph Cornell (1903–72). The book, which takes its name from the road that Cornell lived on in Flushing, Queens, with … Read More


Retrospective
Joseph Cornell, Palace, 1943, box construction. HICKEY ROBERTSON/COURTESY THE MENIL COLLECTION, HOUSTON/©THE JOSEPH AND ROBERT CORNELL MEMORIAL FOUNDATION/VAGA, NY/DACS, LONDON 2015

The Cube Root of Dreams: John Ashbery on Joseph Cornell, in 1967

In honor of the Royal Academy of Arts’s Joseph Cornell survey, “Wanderlust,” which finishes its run this weekend, we turn back to the Summer 1967 issue of ARTnews, in which John Ashbery reviewed a major Cornell retrospective at the Guggenheim. (“Wanderlust” … Read More


Reviews
Andy Warhol, Iolas, 1974, synthetic polymer paint and silk screen on canvas. ©1974 THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION.

‘Alexander the Great: The Iolas Gallery 1955–1987’ at Paul Kasmin

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Trends
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‘Macky Exmouse’

‘Macky Exmouse’ from the Archives of American Art Read More


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Comic Relief

The boundary between fine art and graphic novels has grown increasingly porous Read More


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


Books Reviews
Carolee Schneemann with the composer James Tenney in 1956. MARI B. LYONS/COURTESY CAROLEE SCHNEEMANN

A Woman of Letters

A portrait of Carolee Schneemann, in her own words. Read More