- October 22, 2007
- The Elephant in the Room
Why you should give a crap about Chris Ofili’s new paintings.
- September 17, 2007
- Back From the Brink
MoMA relives painting’s postwar near-death experience.
- July 16, 2007
- Cocktail Culture
The European megashows, under the glitz, are all about the power of the unexpected mix.
- July 2, 2007
- Ugh, Venice
Biennials are boring and bloated—yet we trudge from one to the next. There must be a better way to see art.
- June 18, 2007
- Buona Serra
A museum custom-built for Richard Serra delivers on its wishes for shock and awe.
- June 11, 2007
- A Real Bummer
The Whitney’s “Summer of Love” show needs to come down from its psychedelic high. The stuff just wasn’t that good.
- May 21, 2007
- It’s Boring at the Top
Is Andreas Gursky—the highest-priced photographer alive—running out of ideas?
- April 16, 2007
- Instant Classic
The Met’s new Greek and Roman galleries are perfect for scholars and Byronic dreamers alike.
- October 23, 2006
- Bossa Nova on the Concourse
The Bronx Museum dedicates its shiny new home by taking a trip to sixties Rio.
- April 2, 2007
- The History of Herstory
The Brooklyn Museum’s new feminist-art center shows us that sisterhood can be both powerful and clichéd.