Houdini: Art and Magic, SF

Studio image of Houdini in chains, circa 1905Photo courtesy of Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library ‘Houdini: Art and Magic’ Images, film clips, and artifacts from the life of Harry HoudiniContemporary Jewish Museum, San FranciscoThrough Jan. 16, 2012 “Houdini,  ...

Alex Katz, NY

Images from Alex Katz's show at Gavin Brown's Enterprise in New York Alex Katz: Paintings Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New YorkSept. 10-Oct. 8, 2011 "Iconic" is a word that should be stamped out or, at the very least, remaindered. Any  ...

Heroes, Onassis Cultural Center, NY

Bronze Corinthian helmet (circa 700-500 BCE) fromthe "Heroes" exhibition at the Onassis Cultural Center in New York Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece Onassis Cultural Center645 Fifth Avenue, New YorkOct. 5 2010 – Jan. 3, 2011 www.onassisusa.org Greek  ...

Henri Cartier-Bresson, SF and Atlanta

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century Henri Cartier-Bresson, "Greenfield, Indiana, 1960"; gelatin silver print. Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.©2010 Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris San Francisco Museum of Modern ArtOct. 30, 2010— Jan.  ...