Armory Show: Photography

Abelardo Morell, "Camera Obscura: View of the Manhattan Bridge, April 30th, Afternoon", 2010 @Edwynn Houk Gallery

The Armory Show officially opens on March 3 and runs through March 6th. It has 5 sections: Modern @ Pier 92, with the rest at Pier 94: Contemporary, Armory Presents, 2016 Armory Focus: African Perspectives, and Not for Profits. You can be absolutely sure that it will be impossible to see everything.   Fortunately, Artsy … Continue reading

A Note about Multiples

Alberto Seveso, From the Black Trap in Munich series

In my last post, I wrote about Kim Keever‘s photographs, and I just wanted to quickly compare his work to two other artists whose work is similar:   Alberto Seveso, photographer and graphic artist: From the Black Trap in Munich series: Besides Kim Keever’s photographs, Seveso’s photographs are the most prolific on the internet. However, if you would … Continue reading

End of the Year Wrap Up (PART I/II)

Faena

During the last few days before the year’s end, I always think how fast this year has flown by. There are so many things left to do before 2016! But looking past my short-term memory to last January, I realize so much has happened and changed since the beginning of 2015. For example, this blog really only took … Continue reading

Finding Value in an Art Fair

by Federico Uribe

When I attend an art fair, I am often struck by how often I find connections to other contemporary work I have seen, and I wonder if the gallerist or the artist knows about it. My first thought is that the artist must’ve seen the other artist’s work and tried to do something similar. However, most of the … Continue reading