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Kai Althoff

Kai Althoff

It is easy for the visitor to Kai Althoff’s retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art,  “and then leave me to the common swifts,” to grow irritated: the long wait for entry into the overcrowded galler…

Letters from Documenta

This 13th version of the mighty documenta-this year it's dOCUMENTA (13)- held every five years in the relatively small township of Kassel, Germany, begins with a gentle but pronounced wind. As you ent…

Kai Althoff

“Professionalism kills all that I like about art,” Kai Althoff told Flash Art in 2002. The latest exhibition by this self-taught artist and musician (b. 1966), who recently moved to New York from hi…

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.