Category: New York

Calendar. 04.10.13.

Michael Ballou at the Brooklyn Museum
A work in progress by Michael Ballou. Part of the artist’s solo exhibit Raw/Cooked: Michael Ballou, at the Brooklyn Museum. Opens Friday. (Photo by Pierce Jackson.)

Calendar. 03.20.13.

NASA, Echo I test inflation, Weeksville, NC, April 1960 (Photographer Unknown)
NASA, Echo I test inflation, Weeksville, NC, April 1960, by an unknown photographer. Part of Exhibition Space, organized by Greg Allen, at Apexart. Opens today at 6pm, in Tribeca. (Image courtesy of Allen.)

Miscellany. 03.03.13.

Madawaska, Acadian Light-Heavy, Third Arrangement, 1940 by Marsden Hartley
Madawaska, Acadian Light-Heavy, Third Arrangement, 1940 by Marsden Hartley. Part of the Whitney Museum exhibit American Legends: From Calder to O’Keeffe. (Photo by Sheldan C. Collins. Courtesy of the Whitney Museum.)

***Please please please vote for my Richard Jackson story over at KCET so that it gets made into a video segment and I don’t suffer INTERNET SHAME on par with Denver the Dog. Voting ends ended on Monday evening morning. Never mind! I lost…  (Though you should totally watch the Denver the Dog video, which came to me courtesy of John Powers.)

*** PLUS: Congrats to Maggie and Chris for winning the Tony Smith T-shirts! And thanks to INCCA-North America for supplying them.

Calendar. 02.27.13.

The Rose, 1958–66, by Jay Defeo, at the Whitney Museum of American Art
The Rose, 1958–66, by Jay Defeo. Part of the artist’s solo exhibit Jay Defeo: A Retrospective, at the Whitney Museum of America Art. Opens Thursday. (Photo by Ben Blackwell. © 2012 The Jay DeFeo Trust / Artists Rights Society)

Calendar. 02.20.13.

Ybor City, Florida (Mother with Brown Paper Bag), 1983, by Mitch Epstein
Ybor City, Florida (Mother with Brown Paper Bag), 1983, by Mitch Epstein. Part of the exhibit Everyday America: Photographs from the Berman Collection, at Steven Kasher Gallery. Opens Thursday, in Chelsea.

Calendar. 02.13.13.


In the Hood, by David Hammons, 1993. Part of the exhibit NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star, at the New Museum. Opens today, on the Lower East Side. (Collection Connie and Jack Tilton, New York.)

Calendar. 02.07.13.


Young Woman with a Red Fan, ca. 1910, by Hermann Max Pechstein. Part of the exhibit German Expressionism 1900-1930: Masterpieces from the Neue Galerie Collection, at the Neue Galerie. Opens today, on the Upper East Side. (From the collection of Estée Lauder.)

**Needless to say, there’s a big ass snow storm headed for the northeast. Call ahead to make sure NYC spaces are open before venturing out.

Calendar. 01.30.13.


Ayate con Perro (Ayate fabric with dog), 2005, by Betsabee Romero. Part of the exhibit Superreal: Alternative Realities in Photography and Video, at El Museo del Barrio. Opens next Tuesday February 5, on the Upper East Side. (Image courtesy of the artist and El Museo.)