Philadelphia

Text-heavy Holocaust Memorial, Don Quixote plaza re-do and Discovery Center’s new design

Text-heavy Holocaust Memorial, Don Quixote plaza re-do and Discovery Center’s new design

 

Willie Cole brings steam irons, women’s shoes, and plastic water bottles to the Arthur Ross Gallery

Willie Cole brings steam irons, women’s shoes, and plastic water bottles to the Arthur Ross Gallery

 

Wind Challenge artists bring together art and craft, animal and human at Fleisher Art Memorial

Wind Challenge artists bring together art and craft, animal and human at Fleisher Art Memorial

 

Group Show at Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia

Group Show at Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia

 

Finding resonance – Material Memory at the Village of Arts and Humanities

Finding resonance – Material Memory at the Village of Arts and Humanities

 

Checking in – Ayana Evans’s conceptual aerobics in Person of the Crowd

Checking in – Ayana Evans’s conceptual aerobics in Person of the Crowd

 

A touch of fantasy – Gregory Halpern’s ZZYZX

A touch of fantasy – Gregory Halpern’s ZZYZX

 

Tessellations – Jack Whitten at Hauser & Wirth

Tessellations – Jack Whitten at Hauser & Wirth

 

Talk therapy – Emma Sulkowicz’s Healing Touch Integral Wellness Center

Talk therapy – Emma Sulkowicz’s Healing Touch Integral Wellness Center

 

The Spanish eye – From Doodles to Pixels at International House

The Spanish eye – From Doodles to Pixels at International House

 

A lot on his mind – Matt Freedman at Fjord

A lot on his mind – Matt Freedman at Fjord

 

Trump World – signs of protest

Trump World – signs of protest

 

Turning trash into art – RAIR at the Galleries at Moore

Turning trash into art – RAIR at the Galleries at Moore

 

Andrea Hornick’s metamorphoses – Unbounded Histories at the Barnes

Andrea Hornick’s metamorphoses – Unbounded Histories at the Barnes

 

Posts in the Pipeline – February 2017

Posts in the Pipeline – February 2017

 

Tall tales, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated live action shorts

Tall tales, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated live action shorts

 

Big visions, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated animated short films

Big visions, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated animated short films

 

John Berger’s ways of seeing & reading Magritte

John Berger’s ways of seeing & reading Magritte

 

Staying sane and staying active

Staying sane and staying active

 

Take that, Helvetica – All Big Letters at the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

Take that, Helvetica – All Big Letters at the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

 

Visions of a Philadelphia Renaissance at the Art Sanctuary

Visions of a Philadelphia Renaissance at the Art Sanctuary

 

A response to Hammam Aldouri

A response to Hammam Aldouri

 

Public notice – Jitish Kallat’s Covering Letter at the PMA

Public notice – Jitish Kallat’s Covering Letter at the PMA

 

Art Commission check-in

Art Commission check-in

 

Imaginary vistas – Louise Belcourt at Locks Gallery

Imaginary vistas – Louise Belcourt at Locks Gallery

 

Lettuce gets funky at the TLA

Lettuce gets funky at the TLA

 

The Master’s Tools – Kerry James Marshall at the Met Breuer

The Master’s Tools – Kerry James Marshall at the Met Breuer

 

Endless art

Endless art

 

A year in the country – Jamie Newton’s natural constructions

A year in the country – Jamie Newton’s natural constructions

 

Monumental abstraction – Paul Fabozzi at Seraphin Gallery

Monumental abstraction – Paul Fabozzi at Seraphin Gallery

 

Art Commission Check-In

Art Commission Check-In

 

An unresolved problem – The social function of art

An unresolved problem – The social function of art

 

First of her genre – Paula Modersohn-Becker

First of her genre – Paula Modersohn-Becker

 

Sylvie Franquet – an essay stitched in wool & words

Sylvie Franquet – an essay stitched in wool & words

 

Swearing allegiance – So Help Me God at Napoleon

Swearing allegiance – So Help Me God at Napoleon

 

The written image, a house exhibit at Susanna Gold’s

The written image, a house exhibit at Susanna Gold’s

 

Utopian Dreams – Kelsey Halliday Johnson at Vox Populi

Utopian Dreams – Kelsey Halliday Johnson at Vox Populi

 

Alternative Routes, New Stories – Fusco and Khalifé at the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Alternative Routes, New Stories – Fusco and Khalifé at the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

 

Searching for Transcendence – Chromotopia Santa María in Burgos Cathedral

Searching for Transcendence – Chromotopia Santa María in Burgos Cathedral

 

The Specter of Ruin – Cubism and War at the Museo Picasso

The Specter of Ruin – Cubism and War at the Museo Picasso

 

Violence, Birth, and “Becoming an Image” – Cassils at PAFA (NSFW)

Violence, Birth, and “Becoming an Image” – Cassils at PAFA (NSFW)

 

Night Room – The Encounter of Light with Darkness

Night Room – The Encounter of Light with Darkness

 

Creative Africa Through the Eyes of an 8 Year Old – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge

Creative Africa Through the Eyes of an 8 Year Old – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge

 

Postcard from Paris – Claude Closky Takes Chance At Its Word

Postcard from Paris – Claude Closky Takes Chance At Its Word

 

Anatomy of an Artist-Run Space – What’s in a Name?

Anatomy of an Artist-Run Space – What’s in a Name?

 

Muse at the Hues – Hues Muse at Mt. Airy Contemporary

Muse at the Hues – Hues Muse at Mt. Airy Contemporary

 

Organ and Orchestra – The Tenth Anniversary Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Celebration

Organ and Orchestra – The Tenth Anniversary Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Celebration

 

Urban Expressionism – Leroy Johnson’s Views of Philadelphia at the Asian Arts Initiative

Urban Expressionism – Leroy Johnson’s Views of Philadelphia at the Asian Arts Initiative

 

Telling Tales – Sheherzade’s Gift at Twelve Gates Arts

Telling Tales – Sheherzade’s Gift at Twelve Gates Arts

 

Channelizer – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Grand Prize Winner

Channelizer – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Grand Prize Winner

 

Stranger Fictions (at Rodney McMillian: The Black Show) – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

Stranger Fictions (at Rodney McMillian: The Black Show) – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

 

Commission Report – November 2016

Commission Report – November 2016

 

Nora Chipaumire’s Portrait of Myself as My Father – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

Nora Chipaumire’s Portrait of Myself as My Father – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

 

The Mischievous Guide – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

The Mischievous Guide – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

 

Rest But Don’t Forget to Weep – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

Rest But Don’t Forget to Weep – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

 

DIY History – Circa 1995 at Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery

DIY History – Circa 1995 at Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery

 

The Waves – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

The Waves – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

 

Peter Blake’s Archeology at Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris

Peter Blake’s Archeology at Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris

 

Work in Progress – JOG10 at James Oliver Gallery

Work in Progress – JOG10 at James Oliver Gallery

 

Thus Far – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

Thus Far – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

 

Solitary Lines – Agnes Martin at the Guggenheim

Solitary Lines – Agnes Martin at the Guggenheim

 

Nishat Hossain – Crumpling Skins – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist

Nishat Hossain – Crumpling Skins – 2016 New Art Writing Challenge Finalist