Tag Archives: Sperone Westwater


Pictures at an Exhibition
Installation view of 'Nanda Vigo,' 2015, at Sperone Westwater. 

COURTESY SPERONE WESTWATER, NEW YORK

‘Nanda Vigo’ at Sperone Westwater, New York

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday Read More


Artists Features
Alex Katz, Untitled Landscape 1, 2014. ©ALEX KATZ/LICENSED BY VAGA, NEW YORK, NY/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GAVIN BROWN’S ENTERPRISE

Old Guys Painting: David Salle on the Mature Painter’s Letting Go

Painting is one of the few things in life for which youth holds no advantage. The diminutions wrought by aging—of muscle mass, stamina, hearing, mental agility (the list goes on)—are offset among painters by fearlessness, finely honed technique, and heightened … Read More


Habitat
Kadar Brock photographed July 1, 2015 in his studio.

Habitat: Kadar Brock

Habitat is a weekly series that visits with artists in their workspaces Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Sargent's Group with Parasols, 1904-1905.

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9 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

MONDAY, JUNE 29Opening: “Space and Matter” at Sperone Westwater“Space and Matter” combines new work with old art to explore ideas of “depth, relief, and object-hood,” as its press release states. The exhibition will include work by Richard Tuttle, Tom Sachs, … Read More


Artists News
Malcolm Morleym Napoleon Crossing the Alps with Cannon Sperone Westwater

Heavy Artillery: At 83, Malcolm Morley Is Still Doing Battle

“I never look back,” the legendary 83-year-old British ex-pat artist Malcolm Morley said Thursday. Morley—who at different points in his distinguished career has been at the forefront of movements like Photorealism and Neo-Expressionism—was speaking to me on the afternoon of … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Malcolm Morley's Mariner (1998).


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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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News
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7 Contemporary Works Inspired by Bosch’s Garden of Earthly Delights

Artists bring Hieronymus Bosch’s triptych into the 21st century with Kate Moss, emojis, and Dr. Martens Read More


Looking at Art
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Mind His Beeswax: Wolfgang Laib Is Everywhere

Artist brings smell, warmth and light to museums, galleries in New York and D.C. Read More


News Web Exclusive
Awol Erizku, Lady with a Pitbull, 2009.

Old Masters of Our Domain

Contemporary artists rock art-history classics to pay homage, show off, have fun, and comment on issues like race and class Read More


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Boetti's embroidery Tutto, 1988, sold for $2.1 million at Christie's Italian art sale last month

Uncommon Threads

Boetti Tapestry Takes $2M at London Auction Read More


News
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When White Is Wrong

Small differences in shade have big impact on gallery walls. Read More


Features
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The Chinese Art Explosion

As works by Chinese artists fetch multimillion-dollar prices, the international art world is waking to the power of the Asian market. China has spawned hundreds of new galleries, 1,600 auction houses, art fairs, and growing numbers of contemporary-art collectors, while accusations surface that some are engaging in widespread speculation. Read More