Tag Archives: Sigmar Polke

Madeleine Lemaire, Portrait of Raymond Roussel, ca. 1885, watercolor on paper, 15⅜" x 12¼". COURTESY GALERIE BUCHHOLZ, NEW YORK

Raymond Roussel at Galerie Buchholz

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Anicka Yi, Cobweb, 2014, mixed media, 23" x 15" x 15". COURTESY THE ARTIST AND BORTOLAMI, NEW YORK

‘The Radiants’ at Bortolami

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Auto Companies Deliver Sponsorship for Contemporary Art

Looking to align themselves with creativity, innovation, and globalism, auto companies are becoming major sponsors at contemporary-art museums Read More

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MoMA Curators Ponder Polke Potato Problem

MoMA’s Polke retrospective is up through August, but the potatoes in his works won’t last that long. Will they rot? Will they sprout? Stay tuned Read More


MoMA’s Kathy Halbreich Is Connecting the Polke Dots

The museum’s associate director has organized the first exhibition to unite work in all mediums by the elusive German artist Sigmar Polke 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

Franz Erhard Walther's Sehkanal, 1968. Museumgoers activate Walther's fabric "instruments" through physical interaction. PAULA COURT/COURTESY DIA ART FOUNDATION, NEW YORK

Unfinished Werk

Franz Erhard Walther’s sculptures are perpetual works in progress. Read More


Multiple Personalities

Rebelling against the notion of a signature style, some painters are working in a variety of genres and stretching the idea of what a painting can be. Read More