• Erica Simone: Bare Urban Citizen

      Wednesday, 6 April 2011 18:13

      “Nue York: Self-Portraits of a Bare Urban Citizen,” a solo exhibition of works by Erica Simone will run at the Dash Gallery from April 14 to April 28, 2011. Opening: April 14th, 2011 from 7pm to 10pm @ The Dash Gallery, 172 Duane Street, 10013 NYCApproximately 20 pieces from Simone, a contemporary NYC and Paris-based […]

    • Epona’s Labyrinth @ Culture Mart

      Wednesday, 6 April 2011 17:46

      “An ambulance appears in the middle of the night, carting off a woman who claims she is healthy. Her husband sets off on a surreal odyssey through a vast hospital. Epona’s Labyrinth follows his descent into a Kafkaesque network of constant surveillance, sexual deviance, addictions and delusion.The South Wing teams up with Japanese multimedia collective, […]

    • Marilyn Minter @ Team Gallery

      Wednesday, 6 April 2011 17:41

      “This is a perfect opportunity for an audience to see the genesis of the Marilyn Minter paintings that took the world by storm in the 2006 Whitney Biennial. Minter, an overnight sensation (after thirty plus years of showing in New York), has been a mainstay of the downtown scene and this triumphant return to her […]

    • Soumaya Museum: Move over, Mr Getty

      Monday, 4 April 2011 14:21

      Carlos Slim, the world’s richest man, today opens the Soumaya Museum in Mexico City, which will house his mind-blowing collection of art. Juan Carretero visits It was no small party in Mexico City the other evening. What else would you expect when the host is Carlos Slim Helu, the richest man in the world by […]

    • Speculative Features

      Friday, 1 April 2011 07:06

      “Speculative Features,” curated by Regine Basha for SculptureCenter, will be on exhibit at the Lexington Avenue offices of Bloomberg, the financial data giant. The exhibit features the work of four sculptors that, in conjunction, address the complicated “futurological” nexus of economics, the growth of information technology, politics, and pop culture. The exhibition’s thesis statement reads: […]

    • Cameron Hayes @ Feldman Gallery

      Friday, 1 April 2011 06:55

      “What happens when pretend politicians pretend to be terrorists reports the deleterious effect on Muslim girls after local politicians use “dirty tricks” to scapegoat Muslims in order to gain votes. In a brightly-colored passage, young girls, now afraid to wear scarves, search for their identities in school lockers.  Turned flat, the lockers could also be traps. With […]

    • Free Women of Color

      Friday, 1 April 2011 06:49

      This season, the Brooklyn Museum acquired an important, paradigm-shifting oil painting by Italian painter Agostino Brunias. The piece, entitled “Free Women of Color with their Children and Servants in a Landscape,” depicts women of mixed race on the Caribbean island of Dominica, which changed hands multiple times between the powers of Britain and France during […]

    • 8th Annual “Erasing Borders Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art” Kicks off During Asian Contemporary Art Week

      Sunday, 20 March 2011 23:28

      8th Annual “Erasing Borders Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art” Kicks off During Asian Contemporary Art Week (New York, NY – February 10, 2011) The Indo-American Arts Council’s 8th Annual Erasing Borders Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art of the Diaspora features work by 43 artists whose origins can be traced to the Indian subcontinent. This group […]

    • 45th Art Cologne Stays on Top

      Sunday, 20 March 2011 23:22

      When a small group of German gallery owners organized the first Cologne art fair in 1967, they aimed to establish a new art centre — at least temporarily. Their long-term goal was to promote the creation of art in Germany — in other words, young German artists — and to position them in the international […]

    • ACAW Program Schedule

      Sunday, 20 March 2011 23:13

      MON.  MAR 21 The Museum of Modern 7:00 pm:  Art Dialogue with Artist + Screening TUE. MAR 22 Sotheby’s 6:00 pm: Dialogue with Artists + Book Launch + Reception WED. MAR 23 (Signature Event) Asia Society and Museum 6:30 pm: Dialogue with Artists MON.  MAR 21The Museum of Modern 7:00 pm:  Art Dialogue with Artist […]