- November 7, 2011
On the Metropolitan Museum’s swoon-inducing new galleries devoted to art of the Near East.
- October 3, 2011
- Imported From Detroit
Matthew Barney’s epically mystic Egypto-industrial detritus sculpture inspires and transports.
- September 26, 2011
At MoMA, the full, amazing, ever-evolving, never-retreating story of Willem de Kooning.
- June 13, 2011
- Making the Spirits Dance
Mark Grotjahn’s sinews of paint take on lives of their own.
- May 30, 2011
- Drawing From Nightmares
Kara Walker returns to basics and makes her most powerful images yet.
- May 2, 2011
- The Rutting Bull
An exhibition devoted to Picasso and a mistress-muse is soaked in sex.
- April 25, 2011
- Desolation Row
Katy Grannan lets her subjects direct her—and they often reveal far more than they expect.
- April 4, 2011
- After the Drips
Once Jackson Pollock exploded painting, anything from petals to pee could wind up on a gallery wall.
- February 21, 2011
- Three of a Kind
A trio of Cézannes walks us through the artist's pioneering way of seeing space.
- January 31, 2011
- Up Close and Personal
With “Singular Visions,” the Whitney offers a show of rare intimacy.