• “Art Spiegelman’s Co-Mix: A Retrospective”

      Monday, 4 November 2013 20:51

      This exhibit celebrates the career of one of the most influential living comic artists. Best known for Maus, his Pulitzer prize-winning graphic novel about his parents’ survival of the Holocaust, Art Spiegelman (b. 1948) has produced a diverse body of work over the course of five decades that has blurred the boundaries between “high” and […]

    • Nu Age Hustle at Momenta Art

      Tuesday, 29 October 2013 21:44

      Nu Age Hustle is a group show featuring 9 artists working in video, fabric, installation and performance. Drawing equally from elements of “New Age” and Pop culture (hip hop, fashion, and e-commerce) these artists explore ritual, earth and sky awareness, embodiment and commodification at the increasingly blurred boundary of the spiritual and the secular. Organized […]

    • Free Form at Harbor Gallery

      Tuesday, 29 October 2013 21:22

      Free Form highlights the moment that exists between structure and abstraction. The interplay of these two forms – one of regulation, the other of play is explored from the aesthetic viewpoint of four artists who also skateboard and see a connection to that in their work. The inspiration for Free Form is the moment of […]

    • Kristine Marx at Station Independent

      Tuesday, 29 October 2013 20:59

      Floating Room is created from animated drawings, photographs and video. Through the process of remembering the space and reconfiguring it, these layered fragments form videos that are projected back onto the actual site of the gallery in which the footage was taken. The imagery moves from recorded representations to a diagrammatic idea of space, loosely […]

    • Antithesis Group Show at The Active Space

      Monday, 21 October 2013 17:06

      Featuring: Alejandro Almanza, Constance Armellino, Williamson Brasfield, Ashley Carter, Donna Cleary, Christian Dietkus, Chris Domenick, Leah Dixon, Allison Kuo, Ryan Lauderdale, Chris Martino, Jennifer McDermott, Andrea McGinty, Irvin Morazan, Kenya Robinson, Jacob Williams Antithesis proposes a counterpoint to the academic thesis show, which has traditionally served as a right of passage into the esteemed arena […]

    • Heat, Chaos, Resistance at Radiator Arts

      Monday, 21 October 2013 16:57

      Featuring: Maximus Clarke, Peggy Cyphers, Stefan Eins, Alyssa E. Fanning, Nancy Goldring, Alexander Heir, Nick Kline, Mike McLean, Gary Petersen, James Siena, Michael Taussig, Lisa Walker Curated By: Alyssa E. Fanning Heat Chaos Resistance, It’s Time to Live in the Scattered Sun October 25 – November 15, 2013 Radiator Arts 10-61 Jackson Ave. Long Island […]

    • Richard Garrison at Robert Henry Contemporary

      Monday, 21 October 2013 16:47

      Repackaged is a continuation of Richard Garrison’s analysis of ubiquitous materials, objects and places from the suburban, often consumer related, American landscape, such as Sunday newspaper sale circulars, parking lot colors, product packaging, Disney World and Wal-mart, among others. Garrison’s recontextualization of aspects of consumer culture affords us a new perspective on commonplace objects, places […]

    • Kaoruko: Enn at Mike Weiss

      Monday, 21 October 2013 16:36

      Synthesizing a thorough understanding of Western modernism and traditional Japanese artistry, Kaoruko’s monumental paintings offer an unabashed glimpse of female figures behind closed doors – uninhibited, disrobed, and mid-gesture. Intermingling silkscreened kimono patterns, sumi calligraphy, rich acrylics, and graphite tracing, an eloquent portrait of hybrid identity emerges which unravels the intricate nature of human connection, […]

    • The Field is to the Sky, Only Backwards

      Monday, 21 October 2013 15:39

      The Field is to the Sky, Only Backwards, studies the intersections of subjects such as economic and social relations, space and architecture, image, material, sound, movement, migration and mobility, the included artists transgress disciplines. They realize forms of research and modes of practice that are coded within disciplines but also inhabit temporary spaces between them. The artists disclose […]

    • Scale at Life on Mars

      Monday, 7 October 2013 21:43

      For Life on Mars’ inaugural exhibition, work has been gathered from fourteen artists dealing with issues of scale – small and large works – extreme scale shifts. Some artists have been forced to make small works due to the rising cost of studios and the restrictions of storage, or simply because this particular scale just […]