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”Woven: Connections and Meanings”
“Woven: Connections and Meanings” explores a lineage of craftsmanship that is historically feminine. Tanya Aguiñiga, Florencia Guillén, Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, Marta Palau and Georgina Valverde contribute works with textiles and weaving at their cores. More...


“Abstraction in Photography”
“Beyond the World We Know: Abstraction in Photography” presents artists who expanded photography beyond its documentary origins. More...


Tania Candiani
Inside a narrow passageway, ephemera from a collective sound action undertaken by Tania Candiani lines a single wall. The work, "Pulso," was originally staged in Mexico City subway passages as an aesthetic take on the significance of water. More...


Currency as Art
Artists have been crying out about money and corruption for many years. David Rubin takes a look at some incisive examples. More...


Rauschenberg Effect
Robert Rauschenberg's legion of young acolytes have been popping up steadily for years--decades really--and show no signs of abating. More...


Donna Ruff
Donna Ruff's ironically titled "Utopia" reflects anything but. Book pages are burnt methodically to obliterate words and letters, is some cases enriched to suffuse mosaic. More...


Damiàn Ortega
Damiàn Ortega uses materials associated with construction in the making of collages and sculpture to evoke protective gear and therianthropic architecture. More...


Tom Lamb, Soheila Siadate
Mixed media paintings by Soheila Siadate and aerial photography by Tom Lamb engage in a dialogue of visual origin and working process. More...


Anne Le Troter
Anne Le Troter turns a gallery into a cryobank waiting room outfitting with moving audio speakers that utter phrases used by the specialists who work there. You take a seat and enter into this Brave New World. More...


Joel Swanson and Cody Hudson
Joel Swanson riffs on school-day memories that are stirred by such objects as black-and-white composition notebooks, index cards, yellow highlighters and Pink Pearl erasers. Cody Hudson plays abstract landscapes and small sculptures that mimic shapes in his paintings. More...


Origin Story
Richard Speer was first drawn to images of art and architecture in his grandparents' encyclopedias. The guilded age art displayed at a Baltimore restaurant wowed him. Living in Europe he developed an adolescent obsession with the European Baroque. Then in college he discovered the necromancy of Mondrian. More...


Deadness, Beauty, the Deep Past
The upcoming generation of art fans are skeptical of the art historical canon that is both exasperating and refreshing. More...


Shirin Neshat
The language of the Farsi poets of Shirin Neshat's native Iran is inscribed onto the people she photographs--and it is their lives that these images are about. More...


Adam Katseff
Adam Katseff's "Waterfalls" discard color in favor of shadow, motion and light. Their presence is striking in spite of their lack of specificity. More...


Judith Ann Miller
A dress made from vintage advertisements and clothing catalogue pages summon now archaic gender norms in order to draw our attention to their artificiality--but also to the ease by which those imposed norms may be cast aside. More...


A Taste for Spain
Spanish old masters are represented in highlights of the UK's Bowes Museum collection, featuring the most familiar masters and beyond. More...


E.J. Hill
E.J. Hill has drawn attention to himself as a statue (of himself), but here a series of paintings take center stage. The best of these are terse but efficient evocations of the demands that burden minorities and women. More...


Peter Ferguson
Peter Ferguson offers glimpses into a not-so-friendly parallel earth in an earthy palette that evokes early sepia photography. More...


Maria Hupfield
Indigenous artist Maria Hupfield sees herself as a disruptor of stereotypes between craft and art, gender, and tropes of her own Native American culture. She frequently interacts with her sculpture in performance, as documented in images that add clarifying narrative to the show. More...


Julie Mehretu
Her large scale abstractions at first read as exercises in gestural painting, but Julie Mehretu builds layers of media and imagery drawn from widespread sources. She composes them to allow the eye multiple points of entry in a survey that is rich in both ambiguity and urgency. More...

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