Tag Archives: Lucas Samaras

Pictures at an Exhibition
Lucas Samaras, XYZ 1550 - PLACEBO 97, 2015, pure pigment prints on paper, 5" x 9," 1 of 720 prints. © LUCAS SAMARAS, COURTESY PACE GALLERY

Lucas Samaras at Pace Gallery

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Lucas Samaras: Album 2” is currently on view at Pace Gallery in New York until Saturday, June 20. All 720 works that comprise “Album 2” are considered to be part … Read More

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


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


Blanket Statement: 10 Textile Shows, One Museum

Denver Art Museum unites Navajo weavings, Victorian needlework, the original denim, Chinese robes, skinned teddy bears, and a lot more Read More

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Patrick Nagatani, d’Alamogordo Blues, 1986. COURTESY THE WESTLICHT COLLECTION, VIENNA.

Camera Ready: Artists Play With Polaroid

A new book chronicles the ways that artists ranging from Ansel Adams to Warhol, Close, and Wegman harnessed the speed and palette of the instant camera Read More


Through Photoshop, Darkly

Lucas Samaras on collecting exotic species of the art world and beyond. Read More

Maurizio Cattelan’s self-mocking La rivoluzione siamo noi  (We Are the Revolution), 2000. COURTESY MARIAN GOODMAN GALLERY, NEW YORK

To Thine Own Selves Be True

Role-playing is rampant today, with artists picturing themselves as impersonators, cross-dressers, evil twins, and exhibitionists—all to throw traditional ideas about identity up for grabs . Read More