A mass of freakazoids are taking over the streets of New York for the 10th anniversary of the Idiotarod race, and there's not a damn thing you can do about it so you might as well join in on the fun. Also, the American Folk Art Museum opens "Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art," their first fashion e ... More >>
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Larry Clark goes back to Tulsa
Brooklyn's Cinders Gallery hosts the artist's new show
All images courtesy Michael Werner Gallery"The Illusionist (Lens Painting)", 2007 There is a particular young species of painting that for a long time snarled or spoiled my appreciation of contemporary art. This painting, appearing noisily around a museum corner or turned page, would be busy, usual ... More >>
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Razing and rising in Chelsea
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Both Arbus and Clark pursued an intensely personal vision with little concern for its popular reception.
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Four Years on, a Critic Reassesses and Reconsiders
Galleries Space Out on the Lower East Side
A Block of Spectacles in Chelsea
Photographers Capture the Naked Truth
Art's Bad Boys Mark Their Targets
For Women Artists, Recognition Comes Late
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