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Here & Now at the Lyons Wier Gallery.

  If the measure of an art exhibition is the degree to which it gains maximum exposure for its artists, then the opening of the...

Why Jana Romanova took pictures of sleeping pregnant parents to be.

When asked what provoked her to start taking pictures of pregnant parents to be Russia's Jana Romanova answers at the time when she first undertook...

Amanda Dolan’s “Heart Attack.”

Blinking hearts in a window bringing Amsterdam's red-light district to mind, and a modern day Warhol of a pooch fit to ride in Paris Hilton's luxury...

Jeurgen Teller- tre ‘Paradis.’

If I was a single, young male, I would highly consider becoming a platinum GenArt member. A platinum member automatically becomes part of the...

INVEN.TORY Exhibition: The Point Suite Pop-Up Show.

In our short-attention-span culture, the idea of the pop-up show, exhibits, or just about pop-up anything seems rather appealing and exciting....

With Vampires and A Wedding, Michael Alan’s Living Installation Proves Its the Next New...

On one recent Friday night, Michael Alan’s Living Installation did the unthinkable—performed two completely different shows with different music on each side of ABC...
10 most famous artists reflected

The 10 most famous artists. From Leonardo da Vinci to Salvador Dali

The 10 most famous artists reflected: From time to time, true geniuses were born among mere mortals to bring beauty and awe to ordinary...

Melanie Bonajo Book Launch; a loss for words.

Photography by Paul WR Perez. A large, yellow school bus lumbers past the fire escapes of Brooklyn tenement buildings. Hebrew letters sprawl across its side, seemingly...

Moustaches galore at Open House Gallery.

“Help fight prostate cancer, grow a moustache!” was the slogan of the night at the Movember Launch party at the Open...

The Yale MFA Photography thesis Show at the Jason McCoy Gallery

The Yale MFA Photography Thesis Show opened this Wednesday at the Jason McCoy Chelsea gallery. Curated by Sabrina Wirth, founder and director of...

Krause Gallery presents ‘Outside the Box.’

Self-portraits, generally regarded as a literal interpretation of oneself- inner anguish a la Edvard Munch often fill the ‘self portrait’ category. Krause Gallery is...

World opening in Germany. The Hidden Trace- Jewish Paths to Modernity.

On December 6th, I missed Art Basel Miami and the party sponsored by Asprey Jewelry, which one of my dealers, Kiptonart, was throwing at...

POP Art…

When a special event is held to showcase the work of several New York artists, it is sometimes hard to ascertain by what criteria...

William Powhida in A Tale of Three Covers

William Powhida, How the New Museum Committed Suicide with Banality, cover art, Brooklyn Rail, November 2009 (For a larger, more legible image, click here.) ---------------------- December...

The Sleek set turn up for Albert Watson at Milk.

  If you are in the business of gawking at sleek looking children with perfect jawlines and too high cheekbones we certainly hope you were...