Author Archives: Stephen Truax

Come Together: Surviving Sandy

Installation view of Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Industry City courtyard, Brooklyn; Mel Kendrick, Marker 4 and 5, 2009. Image courtesy of the artist and the Brooklyn Rail. Industry City – Brooklyn Come Together: Surviving Sandy is the largest independently organized exhibition … Continue reading

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Review: Thomas Scheibitz at Tanya Bonakdar

Thomas Scheibitz, A Panoramic View of Basic Events, 2011, oil, vinyl, lacquer, pigment marker, and spray paint on canvas, 74 ¾” x 114 1/8”. Courtesy of the artist and Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York. Tanya Bonakdar Gallery – New York … Continue reading

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Review: Matthew Brannon at Casey Kaplan Gallery

Matthew Brannon, Pleasure / Guilty, 2011, wood, metal enamel, 5.5” x 16.5” x 1.4”. ©Matthew Brannon. Courtesy of the artist and Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York. Photo Credit: Cathy Carver. Casey Kaplan – New York New York-based artist Matthew Brannon … Continue reading

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The First Rule of the Whitney Biennial is You Don’t Talk About the Biennial

Andrew Masullo (b. 1957). 5030, 2008–10. Oil on canvas, 24 x 30 inches. Collection of the artist. © Andrew Masullo; courtesy Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles Whitney Museum of American Art – New York It’s impossible to write a straight … Continue reading

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Review: ART BLOG ART BLOG

ART BLOG ART BLOG, organized by Joshua Abelow, consisted of 10 exhibitions from May 13 through October 29, 2011, in New York. The democratization of power in the New York art world is a direct result of young artists and … Continue reading

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