Claudine Ise

Deborah Stratman

September 2010

Deborah Stratman’s latest installation, Tactical Uses of a Belief in the Unseen, 2010, draws on urban crowd control strategies that were used by the Central Intelligence Agency’s Audio Harassment Division during the Vietnam War. These … READ ON

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Roger Brown

August 2010

This absorbing exhibition demonstrates that Roger Brown’s interests went far beyond the making of his own vibrantly idiosyncratic paintings. Among numerous other pursuits, Brown was an avid collector of quirky ceramic curios––bowls, … READ ON

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Daniel Albrigo and Genesis Breyer P-Orridge

July 2010

Several years ago, performance artist and Throbbing Gristle/Psychic TV founder Genesis Breyer P-Orridge had every tooth in h/er mouth extracted and replaced with gold casts. P-Orridge and wife Lady Jaye had undergone numerous cosmetic procedures… READ ON

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Jessica Labatte

May 2010

Jessica Labatte’s photographs thrive in the shadowy realm of paradox. Her precisely cluttered arrangements of objects––Styrofoam food packages, rubber balls, rolls of masking tape (along with the occasional head of lettuce or loaf of … READ ON

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Peter Otto

March 2010

The weight of fallen bodies haunts Peter Otto’s recent paintings and drawings, which are strewn with narrow, rectangular, coffinlike elements. The Dutch painter’s partiality to neo-expressionist modalities is apparent in his use of vibrant,… READ ON

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“Production Site: The Artist’s Studio Inside-Out”

March 2010

“Production Site” highlights the studio as a place of work, as well as a compelling aesthetic subject in itself. The “selected visual history of the artist’s studio”—installed on a wall directly outside the exhibition galleries,… READ ON

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Laura Letinsky

February 2010

In her first series of domestic still-life photographs (“Morning, and Melancholia,” 2002–), Laura Letinsky put the contemporary kitchen countertop and the traditions of seventeenth-century Dutch paintings under analysis, as it were, … READ ON

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Lauren E. Simonutti

January 2010

Lauren E. Simonutti’s black-and-white images depict meticulously staged representations of life as she experiences it, starring herself as the main character. In 2006, the Baltimore-based artist was diagnosed with rapid-cycling bipolar and… READ ON

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Richard Rezac

January 2010

A quirky equilibrium characterizes Richard Rezac’s sculptural abstractions. They evoke the sleek minimalism of contemporary interior design as readily as they do the curvaceous flourishes of Baroque architecture, yet they claim allegiance… READ ON

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Carrie Schneider

December 2009

Carrie Schneider’s photographs and videos plumb the depths of human intimacy, often by depicting, in grotesquely literal and occasionally comic fashion, the psychological baggage we bring to personal relationships. Family dynamics, particularly… READ ON

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