Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Asian Art the Galleries: 10 Leading Contemporary Galleries

Over the last few years, the reputations of Chinese artists-and the prices for their work-have shot up faster than the new Olympic stadium in Beijing, and with almost as much splash.

jimi gleason

“Being a painter in SoHo, in the late ’80s, I kept seeing these Cibachrome prints, big shiny photos. I wanted to bring some of that back into painting, to steal it back.”

marion lane

Lane takes world events quite personally, and she was finishing paintings during the run-up to what looked like US military action in Syria.

spotlight: arizona institutions

Examining the array of art museums and art centers spread throughout the state.

Oakland: Mark Dion's "Marvelous Museum"

"Art" according to Ambrose Bierce, "is expansive and open for interpretation."

“MADE IN LA” 2012

Spanning a wide range of mediums, the show presents 60 artists divided between two principal venues, the Hammer Museum and LA Municipal Art Gallery

Srijon Chowdhury

Dividing his time between Southern California and the Pacific Northwest might prove whiplash inducing for some artists, it comes naturally to Chowdhury.

REPORT: San Jose

ZERO1 Expands its footprint

Wura-Natasha Ogunji

Wura-Natasha Ogunji is an artist based in Austin, Texas, and Lagos, Nigeria, who does work on paper, video and performances. Her performances are very...

Sarah McKenzie

Boulder, CO-based Sarah McKenzie newest works leave the concerns of traditional realism, and enter the realm of conceptual realism.

Lisa Anne Auerbach

Ultimately perhaps the most striking aspect to Auerbach’s work, even beyond its bold, quirky, blend of activism and artisanship, is its fluidity.

richard rezac

One of the works... an untitled, wall-bound bronze, resembles the surface of glazed ceramic, though the metal is practically untouched from the way it emerged from the foundry-somewhat unusual for an artist known for his painstaking finish work.