- April 23, 2007
- Get Me a Brush, Stat!
The National Academy’s splendid show catches a moment when the New York art world thought painting was dead—and took heroic measures to revive it.
- March 13, 2006
- No Surrender
As old age consumed Goya, his art grew purer and ever more closely observed.
- June 2, 2008
- The Art World’s Space Invader
Does a Warhol look different when it’s hanging above someone’s TV set? Ask Louise Lawler.
- October 23, 2006
- Bossa Nova on the Concourse
The Bronx Museum dedicates its shiny new home by taking a trip to sixties Rio.
- March 3, 2008
- Fever Dreams
A show about archives gets brilliantly lost in the vaults.
- December 10, 2007
- Little House on the Bowery
Has the New Museum sold itself short?
- November 22, 2004
- Gentle Giant
The reborn Museum of Modern Art is determinedly low-key—benefiting both the visitor and the art.
- October 11, 2004
- Stairway to Nirvana
The old Barneys building in Chelsea—with spiral staircase intact—is reborn as a lovingly curated museum of Himalayan art.
- October 21, 2002
As sex becomes so mainstream that there's now an entire Manhattan museum devoted to the subject, whither smut?
- April 16, 2007
- Instant Classic
The Met’s new Greek and Roman galleries are perfect for scholars and Byronic dreamers alike.