The Art Scene

Four times a year, WTP art correspondents from around the country report back on the previous season, with images from exhibitions you otherwise might have missed, and their own insights into these varied venues. You will also find here individual exhibition reviews.

Exhibition Review: Invented Landscapes

Surreal Visions of the Natural World By Richard Malinsky, Arts Editor Initially, Tula Telfair’s sweeping landscape compositions in her Invented Landscapes series may remind you of the large panoramic vistas of nineteenth-century Hudson River School painters, such as Thomas Cole or Frederic Edwin Church. All have similar attention paid to rendering natural splendor in great detail. However, Telfair’s
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Art Roundup: New York City

Spring 2018 Highlights By Emilia Dubicki, WTP Art Correspondent Four times a year, WTP art correspondents from around the country will report back on the previous season, with images from exhibitions you otherwise might have missed, and their own insights into these varied venues. For this spring roundup, I’ve narrowed my selection down to favorites
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Whitney Biennial Review: Part 1

The Time for Nuance is Over? by Emily Jaeger, Features Editor Walking into the first floor of the Whitney Biennial, one is immediately accosted by what can only be described as the cacophony of 2016–2017. The first step off the elevator lands you in front of Dana Schutz’s “Elevator,” a bright jumble of bodies and bugs
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Art Roundup: New York City

Winter 2018 Highlights By Emilia Dubicki, WTP Art Correspondent Four times a year, WTP art correspondents from around the country will report back on the previous season, with images from exhibitions you otherwise might have missed, and their own insights into these varied venues. This winter in the northeast, where life quiets down a bit
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Exhibition Review: Artists Choosing Artists

Jurors and Artists at Parrish Art Museum By Sandra Tyler, Editor-in-Chief Juried shows abound, but Artists Choose Artists, on view at the Parrish Art Museum, is unique in that the works of the jurors are shown together with their chosen artists. Each of the seven jurors selected two out of nearly 200 online submissions. This could have proved a particularly difficult
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International Surrealism Now at the Multimedia P.O.R.O.S. Museum

Portugal | Multimedia PO.RO.S Museum International Surrealism Now exhibition WORLD, PORTUGAL, EXHIBITIONS Date: September 17, 2017 – December 31, 2017 Come see the dreams of International Surrealism Now, A Project by Acclaimed Painter and Curator Santiago Ribeiro, Makes Debut at Multimedia PO.RO.S Museum 2017, Condeixa a Nova, Portugal   International Surrealism Now is the largest
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Poets/Artists Ponder “Breath and Matter”

By Doug Holder, WTP Guest Writer I was pondering a question over my dark ale (with a hint of citrus) at the Remnant Brewery in the new Bow Market in Union Square. It was posed by the poet Robert Pinsky in the foreword of an anthology of poems about sculpture. He asked, “What has art
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Exhibition: Resonant Spaces

Experiencing Sound Art at Dartmouth By Susan B. Apel, WTP Art Correspondent Take seven internationally-acclaimed artists whose work has graced world-renowned venues like the Tates Modern and Britain, the Shanghai and Berlin Biennales, and New York’s Museum of Modern Art. Commission them to produce new, site-specific works, and then bring them and their installations to
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Art Roundup: Brooklyn

Winter 2017 Highlights By John S. Berman, WTP Art Correspondent Four times a year, WTP art correspondents from around the country will report back on the previous season, with images from exhibitions you otherwise might have missed, and their own insights into these varied venues. It is difficult to believe that we are finally slowly
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Studio Snapshots: The Private Spaces of Creatives at Work

An Artists Open Studio Tour By Sandra Tyler, Editor-in-Chief Having grown up with an artist as a mother, I have always revered that private space of the creative at work; a space that resonates of the artist’s individuality, and a reason I’ve always enjoyed studio tours—over the years, having helped my mother prepare her own
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Art Roundup: Brooklyn

John Berman highlights BioBAT Art Space, a new exhibition space dedicated to the intersection of art and science, and its exhibition "Spontaneous Emergence of Order" in this season's art roundup from Brooklyn, New York.

Art Roundup: New York City

"We can be so integrated with a place, knowing it inside and out, until something changes either externally or within ourselves, and we take notice." In the exhibits featured in the winter 2018 New York City roundup, Emilia Dubicki considers the artists’ experiences of self in time and space.

Art Roundup: Los Angeles

This winter, several Los Angeles-based art galleries and museums presented exhibitions which urged visitors to reexamine and reconsider the art historical tradition in hopes of better understanding our modern reality.

Art Roundup: New Hampshire/Vermont

In this season's roundup of art highlights in Vermont and New Hampshire, art correspondent Susan B. Apel finds works of art appearing in non-gallery spaces, like hospitals, libraries, and the Vermont Supreme Court and capitol building.

Art Roundup: Brooklyn

Exhibitions from Urban Glass, Cathouse Proper, Five Myles Gallery, and GRIDSPACE make up fall's noteworthy season in Brooklyn.

Art Roundup: New York City

New York City's highlights from the fall season: shows at the Mary Boone Gallery, Cheim & Read, Marianne Boesky Gallery, and Hauser & Wirth.

Art Roundup: Los Angeles

From Shulamit Nazarian, the Hammer Museum, the Broad Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art, and the Marciano Art Foundation.

Art Roundup: New Hampshire/Vermont

Highlights: the AVA Gallery, the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, the Highland Center for the Arts, and the Hopkins Center for the Arts.

Art Roundup: Provincetown

Highlights from Marni Elyse Katz's art-filled summer in Provincetown, MA, on the northern tip of Cape Cod.