Reinventing Ritual, Jewish Museum, SF

Reinventing Ritual: Contemporary Art and Design for Jewish Life Contemporary Jewish Museum – San Francisco Until October 3, 2010 http://www.thecjm.org/index.php?option=com_ccevents&scope=exbt&task=detail&oid=44 Joe Grand (American, b. 1975), Galvanized Steel Candelabra, 2003, steel pipe fittings. Courtesy of Grand Idea Studio, San  ...

Alex Katz, Parrish Art Museum, NY

Alex Katz: Parrish Art Museum Seeing, Drawing, Making"Eleuthera,” 1999 7 February -- 12 April 2010Parrish Art MuseumSouthampton, L.I. NY www.parrisrhart.orghttp://www.parrishart.org/Current.asp?id=297Since I won't be able to catch this show in the flesh -- though I'veseen a number of its paintings  ...

Cartier and America, SF

Cartier and AmericaSan Francisco Fine Arts Museums-Legion of HonorDecember 19, 2009–April 18, 2010San Francisco is the only venue for this exhibit. http://www.famsf.org/legion/exhibitions/exhibition.asp?exhibitionkey=1051London, 1932. Diamonds, emeralds and platinum. Sold to Beatrice Mills, Countess of Granard In 1909, the House of  ...

Barbara Vos: Rhythm Vision

Barbara Vos: Rhythm Vision http://www.barbaravossanfrancisco.com/ Barbara Vos: Rhythm VisionSept 10 – Oct 31, 2009Cara and Cabezas Contemporary218 Delaware , Suite#208, Kansas City, Mo. 64105816-332-6239  Springfed FolioI first saw Barbara Vos’s work in 1992 in a show entitled Absence of  ...

Marie-Antoinette and the Petit Trianon at Versailles

Marie-Antoinette and the Petit Trianon at Versailles San Francisco Fine Arts Museum Legion of Honor November 17, 2007-February 17, 2008 http://www.famsf.org/legion/exhibitions/exhibition.asp?exhibitionkey=737 The San Francisco Fine Arts Museum Legion of Honor is blessed with the exclusive exhibition of the finest  ...

After Nature: New Museum, New York. Art Review

New Museum, NYC http://newmuseum.org/ Reprinted from CV writer Susan Yung’s blog for WNET PBS New York http://www.thirteen.org/sundayarts/blog/arts/after-nature Walking over to the shimmering New Museum to see the exhibition After Nature, I stepped over a dead baby bird  ...

Richard Serra Sculpture Review

As someone old enough to have been aware of Richard Serra's career for most of the forty years this show purports to survey, I'll admit that my respect for his work has fluctuated from time to time. At this moment  ...