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 >>
This week Bones, intrepid art-world raconteur, is humbled at the MoMA retrospective of the live-fast, die-young German artist Martin Kippenberger. Call him both tank and gnome...
There are people you encounter, perhaps twice in your lifetime, with more magnetism and extreme enthusi ... More >>
This week Bones, intrepid art-world raconteur, lives down his old bad days as a louche art dealer at The Art Dealers Association of America's disastrous Art Show.
Holger ThossCourtesy ADAA
At the apogee of the last decade's art market boom, a decently connected dealer needed exert only a little ef ... More >>