- October 1, 2012
- The Annotated Artwork: “Preoccupied Waveforms”
An installation turns synesthesia into something you can visit.
- July 30, 2012
- The Biggest Picture
The Kodak Colorama, back in Grand Central.
- May 21, 2012
- The Philadelphia Story
The Barnes Collection’s splendid new building can’t vanquish art claustrophobia. Yet maybe, just maybe, the old kook knew what he was doing.
- May 14, 2012
- Baby Steps
Where does modern art history start? The Met’s predynastic-Egypt show reveals the beginning of everything.
- April 2, 2012
- Where the Radiant Baby Was Born
In a basement on St. Marks Place, Keith Haring became Keith Haring.
- March 26, 2012
- Eight Hours at the Comfort Inn
The zingiest art fair of the season was a one-day affair in a Lower East Side motel.
- March 5, 2012
- Hell on Wheels
Mike Kelley’s copy of his childhood home survives him, at the Biennial.
- February 13, 2012
- How Happenings Happened
Lucas Samaras revisits the first days of performance art.
- January 16, 2012
- Spots and Sharks and Maggots and Money
How Damien Hirst took over the world.
- December 12, 2011
- The Year in Art
The Cold War, fifties brushstrokes, and a pickup artist run amok.