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Bedstuy from the Outside

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“Perpetually fascinated by the cultural movements birthed in New York, Gould let fate lead him to the city’s streets. Suddenly surrounded by all the elements which growing up he had been so influenced by, Gould began documenting his environment with the insight of a local and the fresh perspective of an outsider…Delany shares a similar view. With an avid interest in people and humanity, the luck in her photography lies … Continue reading »

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Mind Over Medium

Sarah Charlesworth, Crystals, 2011. Fuji Crystal Archive Print mounted and laminated with lacquer frame, 41 1/2” by 32” framed. Edition of 8. (image courtesy of Susan Inglett Gallery)

 

Sarah Charlesworth, Crystals, 2011. Fuji Crystal Archive Print mounted and laminated with lacquer frame, 41 1/2” by 32” framed. Edition of 8. (image courtesy of Susan Inglett Gallery)

Sarah Charlesworth: Available Light

March 8-April 14, 2012

Susan Inglett Gallery

522 West 24th Street

New York, New York

Prisms and other optical instruments perform an illuminated duet with simple, household items in Charlesworth’s studio. The images in Available Light are … Continue reading »

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The Nature of Photography: Contradictive

Martin Roemers, Mumbai, India, 2007, from the series “Metropolis”

 

Martin Roemers, Mumbai, India, 2007, from the series “Metropolis”

Martin Roemers: Metropolis

February 29-April 8, 2012

Anastasia Photo

166 Orchard Street

New York, NY

Martin Roemers imbues his photographs with the accelerated pace of the modern world. Metropolis, named after his series of the same name, documents traffic in India, the Middle East, and the Pacific. This investigation of “Megacities” is an evolving project that won him first prize … Continue reading »

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The Nature of Photography: Betrayal

Rory Donaldson, Vertical Balcony: Moving Up Slowly, 2011, digital photography, 45" x 17", edition of 1 plus 1 AP

 

Rory Donaldson, Vertical Balcony: Moving Up Slowly, 2011, digital photography, 45" x 17", edition of 1 plus 1 AP (image courtesy of Winkleman Gallery)

Rory Donaldson: Shared Roadway Ahead

March 23-April 21, 2012

Winkleman Gallery

621 West 27th Street

New York, NY

Rory Donaldson’s most recent exhibition at Winkleman Gallery sterilizes photography. Cityscapes and landscapes generated by Donaldson are subjected to “an emotive selection of process” which allows for … Continue reading »

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TOKYONEWS illing in NYC

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We are excited to finally announce the release of the 4th installment of SGU (SpecialGraffitiUnit), art paper we publish a few times a year. Vandalism, trespassing and conspiracy charges, wilding in Roppongi with Yakuzas while getting thrown out of every club in Shabuya, #TokyoNews is your new guide to getting locked up abroad.

TokyoNews featuring Tanya Arakawa, Cat Marnell, Kamaryn Potter, Gogy Esparza, Osvaldo Chance Jimenez, Curtis Kulig, Greg Passuntino, … Continue reading »

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FaceOff: Pt. 2

Andy Warhol, Still Life, c. 1975, Unique vintage gelatin silver print, 8"x10" (The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; Contribution The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. © 2012 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, photo number 2001.2.578)

Love him or hate him, Andy Warhol’s legacy is not going anywhere. For the last several years, his unique photographs (never reprinted) have been all the rage at The Armory Show. Rather than cash in on Warhol’s infamy from the Pop days, the exhibitions that follow this spring uncover his prismatic talent that extends beyond a nightlife persona and cult films.

Andy Warhol, Still Life, c. 1975, Unique vintage gelatin … Continue reading »

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The Inner Circle

Jonas Mekas, Lou Reed and Eddie Sedgwick at the first public performance of the Velvet Underground, New York Society of Clinical Psychiatry 43rd Annual Dinner, Hotel Delmonico, January 13, 1966

 

 

Jonas Mekas, Lou Reed and Eddie Sedgwick at the first public performance of the Velvet Underground, New York Society of Clinical Psychiatry 43rd Annual Dinner, Hotel Delmonico, January 13, 1966

Jonas Mekas/Robert Polidori: Portraits

February 23 – March 31, 2012

Edwynn Houk Gallery

745 Fifth Avenue

New York, New York

This show is a culmination of the master/pupil framework in which both photographers commemorate their mutual success. Mekas … Continue reading »

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