- January 8, 2007
- The Way of All Flesh
Yes, Kiki Smith’s art can shock. But she’d rather make you a little sad.
- December 25, 2006
- Émigré From Another Planet
Two fresh looks at Saul Steinberg’s perfectly off-kilter urban landscape.
- December 4, 2006
- The Spanish Exposition
Once again, the Guggenheim tries to cram an entire culture—this time Spain’s—into one sweeping show. But, oh, those Goyas.
- November 27, 2006
- Life’s Not a Cabaret, My Friends
At the Metropolitan, those vicious, vulgar Weimar portraits get to bare their teeth.
- November 13, 2006
- The Imperial War Museum
Manet's Execution of Maximilian is the exceedingly rare piece of political message art that really delivers.
- November 6, 2006
- The Big Chill
Brice Marden saw how to cool down Abstract Expressionism without quenching the fire.
- October 30, 2006
- The Allure of the Garret
“Americans in Paris” recalls the years when, if you wanted to paint, you moved to Montmartre.
- October 23, 2006
- Bossa Nova on the Concourse
The Bronx Museum dedicates its shiny new home by taking a trip to sixties Rio.
- October 9, 2006
- At the Bull's-Eye
Picasso, the devouring father who gave birth to so much American art.
- October 2, 2006
- Earth in the Balance
In “Ecotopia,” we face up to our cold war against nature—and our deep unease about its potential result.