July 2015

"The Best Art In The World"

Ruins, Mass Nudity, and Indoor Vistas: A Refreshing Summer Show by Jan Castro - New York

These art works variously embody a dialogue between landscape and abstraction. Overall, the combination of media and processes, the hints of blue sky, green nature, wood, and stone live up to the exhibition title.   read more...

Solitary Figures: The Paintings of Jas Knight by Paul Laster - New York

An artist with immense representational skills, Jas Knight paints contemporary life like an Old Master. The Connecticut-born, Philadelphia-trained painter portrays black women realistically in domestic situations.   read more...

Enticing Historic Aesthetic Vocabularies: An Interview with Masami Teraoka by Isabella Ellaheh Hughes - Honolulu

As much as I see how Hieronymus Bosch's work presents a space for a dialogue among the viewers, it has been fantastic to see what the visitors in the museum feel and having them initiate dialogue both amongst themselves, as well as with me, the artist. My primary hope is to present the social issues as compelling visual poetry on the Cloisters Last Supper Table.   read more...

Andy Moses at Peter Marcelle Project by Gregory de la Haba - New York

Andy Moses finds inspiration in that most basic and fundamental element to create pictures which can induce a feeling of being sucked out to sea or drawn under a massive tidal wave   read more...

Magic Powers: The Generous Work of Charley Friedman - New York

Charley Friedman opened at Gallery Diet in the Wynwood Arts District in Miami and it deserves more than a conventional review   read more...

John Havens Thornton by Gregory de la Haba - New York

The last time John Havens Thornton had a New York show was 1967, at the Whitney Museum.   read more...

"Sight, Site, Cite" Organized by Noah Becker, Jeff Grunthaner and Julian A. Jimarez Howard - New York

A group show August 22 to September 6, 2015 OUTLET in Bushwick Brooklyn. Featured artists include: Mira Alibek, Julie Tuyet Curtiss, Julia Dauksza, Heidi Howard, Irena Jurek, Nandi Loaf, Rachel Mason, Andrea McGinty, Kate McGraw, Rachel Rossin, Eric Shaw, Weronika Twardowska.   read more...

The Summer Party at The Glass House by Paul Laster - New York

Artists, curators, collectors, and dealers gathered at the Glass House for the annual summer party, which raised $400,000 to support the Glass House programs and preservation projects.   read more...

The Last party. Not! at ACME by Anthony-Haden Guest - New York

ACME hosted a party for the last party in New York City   read more...

Promise Problem at Osmos Address by Dorothy Howard - New York

The exhibition, curated by Anne Luther, visits works by Chris Dorland, Israel Lund, Gerold Miller at Osmos Address, an East Village project space run by editor and curator Cay Sophie Rabinowitz.   read more...