- September 11, 2006
- Taking the Long View
Brice Marden gets MoMA’s full-on éminence grise treatment.
- August 21, 2006 | Intelligencer
- Frey’s Back Writing Catalog Copy
Catch his new stuff—it’s fiction for real this time!—at 57th Street art gallery.
- July 17, 2006 | Feature
- An Afternoon in Chelsea
Summer in Chelsea is when gallerists are more likely found in Quogue or Crete, leaving behind shows often seen as seasonal filler. But that doesn’t mean the neighborhood isn’t worth a visit, as this—the first in a regular series of gallery tours—proves.
- July 10, 2006 | Show and Tell
- Show and Tell: Coney Island Lore
Part of an extensive personal archive of plans, drawings, and photographs picturing famous attractions like the carousel, assembled by the late Coney enthusiast and historian Frederick Fried, they go on view for the first time at Ricco/Maresca Gallery this week.
- July 10, 2006 | Short Lists
- Holiday Hours
July 4 falls on a Tuesday this year, either extending or mucking up your long weekend. Who’s staying open?
- June 26, 2006 | Short Lists
- Dada Diversions
Gallery shows to round out the not-to-be-missed Dada survey at MoMA.
- June 19, 2006 | Feature
- Our Dada Could Beat Up Your Dada
Opening at MoMA on June 18, “Dada” surveys the movement that started in Europe during World War I, borrowing freely from military and media culture, and came to New York around 1917 with the United States’ entry into the war. So how did our scene compare?
- June 19, 2006 | Short Lists
- An Hour in Chelsea
Three timely group shows.
- June 12, 2006 | Short Lists
- An Evening on Fifth Avenue
For the Museum Mile Festival on June 13, the great collections of Fifth Avenue waive their admission fees from 6 to 9 p.m. Be sure to set aside time for these three shows.
- June 5, 2006 | Show and Tell
- In the Foamy Thick of It
The greatest surfers have a high tolerance for shark-defying, killer-wave-courting risk. As did Ron Church, a deep-sea diver and underwater photographer who was, until now, best known for his stint on Jacques Cousteau’s Calypso team.