- February 21, 2011 | Feature
- The Great Leap Forward
Artist Laurie Simmons finds her perfect subject.
- February 22, 2010 | Topic
- The Other J.D. Salinger
J.D. Salinger fans in need of a fix don’t have to wait to see what surfaces from his hideaway.
- May 22, 2006 | Book/Author Profile
- Zen, Lawsuits, and Poetry
Why is Leonard Cohen so downright content these days?
- July 28, 2003 | Feature
- The Shock of the Familiar
Fred Wilson has an uncommon touch with common things. His art—and the discomfort it provokes—is in the context. Could be why the carabinieri didn’t quite get it at the opening of the fiftieth Venice Biennale, where he is America’s representative.
- May 26, 2003 | Profile
- The Artful Dealer
Larry Gagosian sits at the pinnacle of the art world, with his architect-designed galleries and an A-list roster of artists and clients. But his famous wheeling and dealing, the government claims, included millions of dollars in evaded taxes. Has he painted himself into a corner?
- January 11, 1999 | Feature
- The Mod Squad
Banished to the sidelines during the art world's post-eighties hangover, painting is finally back in the picture. But the new generation of New York painters is smitten with technology, suspicious of hype, and avowedly sober.