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    Nadine Beauharnois

    Saturday, March 18, 2017

    Nadine Beauharnois is a sculptor living and working in Philadelphia and is a member-owner of the artist run gallery AUTOMAT Collective. She presently works with a variety of materials to make sculptures that examine the nature of human experience as a combination of the awkward, painful, and humorous.

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    Lisa Beck

    Saturday, March 11, 2017

    I’m not trying to trick anyone. I’m combining different visual experiences together to construct an image in the same way the sense of continuous space is something that we construct from the bits and pieces of our perceptions.

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  • Sarah Walker

    Saturday, February 18, 2017

    For me painting materializes the immaterial. I’ve got to literally realize ideas to make sense of them.

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  • SPRING/BREAK Art Show

    Saturday, February 11, 2017

    Deferred Vision, a show within SPRING/BREAK Art Show. Curated by Fintan Boyle and Matt Freedman for Romanov Grave. Vernissage Tuesday February 28 2017, 5 PM – 9 PM Show days March 1- 6 2017, 11 AM – 6 PM 4 Times Square, enter on 43rd Street 23rd floor,  Rooms 2313 and 2315     Deferred Vision […]

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  • Fish Tank

    Saturday, February 11, 2017

    Curated by Fintan Boyle and Matt Freedman for Romanov Grave. LIU, Brooklyn, Humanities Gallery, 2016. From the catalogue essay: …Owning and displaying fish has a long pedigree then. It is a particular subset of the culture of display. Roman elites showed off their barbells to their guests. A restricted, narrow audience one imagines. In the […]

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  • Caroline Cox, Whirl (2016), Glass, Acrylic, Monofilament, Wood, Paint, 59" x 37" x 8"

    What a World

    Saturday, February 11, 2017

    The individual works of art in “What a World, What a World” hold together in such a seamless narrative that walking into the exhibition felt like dropping into a world ready-made.

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  • I Wish My Mom Married Santa Claus, 2016, casein, aqua resin, black chrome on wood panels, 40” x 40” x 7”

    Steve DeFrank

    Saturday, February 4, 2017

    Steve DeFrank is a painter who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. He unapologetically embraces all the formal skills of object making that engages old-fashioned, soul-baring individuality with absurdity, acknowledging the pleasure, pain, and awkwardness of being human.

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    Marlies Appel

    Saturday, January 28, 2017

    Marlies Appel lives and works in Overveen, The Netherlands.

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  • Shirley Irons

    Friday, October 28, 2016

    Shirley Irons has exhibited in group shows nationally and internationally, including the 2014 Whitney Biennial as part of Critical Practices, Inc. She has had solo exhibitions at White Columns, Queens Museum, Tyler Gallery at Temple University, Staniar Gallery at W&L University, and Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica where she is represented, and most recently at the Werkstadt Graz, Austria. Her work has been written about in the LA Times, New York Times, Art Papers, Art Monthly, Time Out, Flash Art, Bomb, Acme, among others and she was profiled in the New Yorker Talk of the town. She lives and works in Manhattan.

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  • Christopher French

    Sunday, October 16, 2016

    An Interview with Janet Goleas – Christopher French creates minimalist abstractions infused with memory, light and a degree of perception that extends beyond sight. His radiant geometries reference a landscape of light and shadows in precise compositions. Layering pigment in thin veils, French crisscrosses shafts of color as they traverse the image field in crystalline tonalities.

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  • Nancy Chunn

    Tuesday, September 20, 2016

    Question: You have been working on one project, “Chicken Little and the Culture of Fear,” for 13 and 1/2 years.  Can you describe the scope and concept of this epic undertaking Answer: My 13 1/2 year, site-specific painting-installation Chicken Little and the Culture of Fear, updating the folk tale of the paranoid fowl. After 9/11, […]

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  • Marilyn Lerner

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016

    Marilyn Lerner was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin.  She received her BS degree from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee,WI,and MFA from Pratt Institute , Brooklyn, New York.  She has had solo shows at the Butler Gallery Museum, curated by Anna O’ Sullivan, Kilkenny, Ireland; John Good Gallery, NY; Robert Morrison Gallery,NY. Group exhibitions include Full Tilt, […]

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  • Margaret Lanzetta

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016

    Margaret Lanzetta is a New York-based artist best known for her abstract culturally inspired work using digitized motifs drawn from Buddhism, 60’s pop culture, nature and contemporary industry. With varying media: painting, printmaking, and photography; and an enduring thematic interest in saturated color, repetition and pattern, a lexicon of motifs are used to explore larger […]

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Reviews

Feb
24

Laurence Hegarty at Fountain Miami, Sara Nightingale Gallery

These are the particulars of Laurence Hegarty’s recent installation at Miami:  a white   cow laps contentedly at a blue plywood puddle collecting under a blue plywood drip from the ceiling; a motley crew with migratory urges—a priest on wheels and three wheeled piggy banks—clusters nearby, overlooked by a bank of cardboard movie cameras; off […]

Feb
17

Doug Biggert at White Columns

The romance of the road has been an American cultural staple for much of the last century. In its romantic coinage it has been less young frontiersman going west to settle the for spacious land and more drifter, beatnik or hippie aimlessly ricocheting from place to place. In this latter guise the road has also […]

Feb
16

Adverse Possession: NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE at the former Tower Records

“Gonna ring a few bells in your ear / ring a few bells / oh yeah right now / baby don’t you know it’s in your ear” Jessie Hill, “Ooh Poo Pah Doo” While back and forth is ongoing around the advance of digital media and connected issues around authorship and ownership — copyright very […]

Jan
30

Helio Oiticica at Galerie Lelong

Helio Oiticica is said to have announced that we should ignore his work from the 1950’s. He was speaking from a heady place. The late 1960’s, where his oeuvre had a retrospective contour shaped by the Bolides –boxes that were a sort of hybrid of Cornell and Fluxus– robes and coats for performances (Parangoles), and […]

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