I invested in a full-spectrum sunlamp, the kind that is supposed to brighten your spirits and magically imbue you with summer energy if you just sit before it for half an hour each day. The question I always got was, “Does it really work?” I never knew what to reply. “Well, I haven’t killed myself yet, it must be doing something.”
Nicole Eisenman @ Jack Tilton in 1996 shows one of the best paintsmiths of the time having a bang-up show and living the art life to the hilt. Or Tilt. She'd somehow hit a rough patch with a lover with a lease in her name and Nicole without. So, she's living in the gallery for the month of her show.
Als der Künstler Georg Baselitz im SPIEGEL vor kurzem die Ansicht äußerte, Frauen malten nicht so gut wie Männer, löste das in amerikanischen Kunst-Blogs eine Debatte aus, ebenso im nahen Österreich, auch die Briten zürnten. In Deutschland nahm man das so hin.
“As the drawings of those who passed away in 2012 accumulated, I realized that to see them all together would be very powerful. Installed together I hope that my 100 Little Deaths shows the immensity of what we lose every year. The wall of drawings becomes a mausoleum for 2012.” Among the portraits represented are political figures; music legends; cultural i […]
The Whitney gave Wade Guyton a solo show? Arghhh. This is soul-less, post-minimal, dreck. Nothing more than a signifier of "good-taste" and "high-art". How much of this garbage can exist in the world? That this is the kind of work that gets accolades is beyond deflating and discouraging. HAVING NONE OF IT. This is a well trod path and we […]
das kratzt mich aber alles nicht. wenn selbst das altersmilde spätwerk eines gerhard richters, der mit über 60 plötzlich anfing, seine 23-jährige freundin mit baby zu portraitieren, noch einen dummen käufer fand