Christian Jankowski

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2009

    Republicans Demand Removal of Central Park Statue Already Being Removed

    There's a statue of what appears to be Che Guevara in Doris Freedman Plaza in Central Park. The sculptor, Christian Jankowski, says it's actually a statue of a guy playing Guevara -- two nearby Jankowski statues also portray "professional street performers who strike poses as historical or fantastic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2009

    Week in Review: It's Time for Some Guiliani-Loving Madball Fans to Step Up to the Plate

    Credit: Rebecca Smeyne In the week we worked in this church, paid our penance, and gave our blood, Lil Wayne and Pharrell said "Yes." To which Young Dro and Yung LA responded, simply, "Woah." And Diddy wept. TV season at Sound of the City has come (is it the cold weather?), and though The City rem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    Bones Beat: Christian Jankowski's Living Sculptures

    This week Bones, intrepid art-world raconteur, spends some time out in the cold with Christian Jankowski's Living Sculptures. Call it art vs. the Apple Store... Faced with the invitation to participate in the 1999 Venice Biennale, the then-31-year-old German artist Christian Jankowski relocated, ... More >>

  • Art

    March 6, 2007

    You Light Up My Life

    Artmarket darling Terence Koh dances with skeletons and brightens the lobby

  • Art

    March 6, 2007

    Street Cred

    Let a thousand galleries (and paintings) bloom south of Chelsea

  • NYC Life

    February 24, 2004

    Reality Show

    The unpredictable happens when an artist blurs the distinction between the staged and the truth

  • Art

    September 9, 2003

    Babylon Rising

    Looking Ahead to the New Season, Our Critic Finds Plenty of Reasons to Be Cheerful

  • Art

    July 24, 2001

    Screen Savers

    With Video, It’s Not All Tedium in the Dark