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.

Art Roundup: New Hampshire/Vermont

Fall 2018 Highlights By Susan B. Apel, 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. In these northern climes, autumn is a season that offers
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Interview: MoMA Curator Paulina Pobocha on Brancusi

Through February 2019 at the MoMA Interview by Emilia Dubicki, WTP Art Correspondent On exhibit now through February 18, 2019, at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, are eleven quite monumental sculptures by Constantin Brancusi. Born in rural Romania in 1876, Brancusi learned carving as a youth, and throughout his life worked in wood,
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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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Exhibition: Let The Garden Eram Flourish

A New Exhibition by Bahar Behbahani By Susan B. Apel Does beauty exist, untainted? If an argument, or a tragedy, occurs in your favorite room, can it remain your peaceful place or is it changed? If so, is it forever ruined, or does beauty subsume any ugliness in its midst? Artist Bahar Behbahani asks these
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Exhibition Review: Unfinished Business

At the Parrish Art Museum By Sandra Tyler, Editor-in-Chief Unfinished Business: Paintings from the 1970s and 1980s by Ross Bleckner, Eric Fischl, and David Salle  is a grouping of three artists who were friends for decades, and all who wound up on the east end of Long Island where the Parrish is located. But their similarities are
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Art Roundup: Brooklyn

Fall 2018 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. Contemporary artists mining historical subjects and themes for inspiration and
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Woven Tale Press Art Exhibition Opening…

…was a huge success!  Great eclectic representation of Press artists, and with one of our Press contributors, Christine Klaus, reading from her own work as well as the poetry of a couple of others included in the book.  Our first selected works edition is all about an eclectic rather than “best” representation of past artists,
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Art Roundup: Los Angeles

Winter 2017 Highlights By Emily Nimptsch, 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. With its ever-expanding network of celebrated contemporary art spaces and institutions
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Electric Paris Aglow with Light and Thought

We spent the last few weeks touring the New England area and had the opportunity to visit the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT. The show on display was Electric Paris which explored how artists depicted nocturnal Paris by gas light and with the new electric light bulb. There were about 50 works by artists such
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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

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.