Kiki Smith, Daisy Chain

Kiki Smith, Daisy Chain, 1992 Bronze and steel Installation dimensions variable Courtesy Pace Wildenstein, New York Photograph by Ellen Page Wilson Kiki Smith: A Gathering, 1980 - 2005 On view through February 11, 2007 As you may know, there are in several cities around the globe, competing exhibitions of  ...

Artistic Luxury: Faberge, Tiffany, lalique, San Francisco Fine Arts Museum Legion of Honor

Artistic Luxury: Fabergé, Tiffany, Lalique San Francisco Fine Arts Museum Legion of Honor February 7, 2009–May 31, 2009 http://www.famsf.org/legion/index.asp Just the names Fabergé, Tiffany and Lalique conjure up images of the Gilded Age- opulent decorative objects, exquisite jewelry, palaces, glittering gowned women blithely waltzing through the night.  ...

Alex Katz Paints Ada

Alex Katz Paints Ada Jewish Museum New York website Ada and Alex (1980) Life is funny. We're in public even when we don't want to be, and someone's always watching. The process of being observed never ends, and artists who paint what they see  ...

Walker Evans

When this Walker Evans retrospective was at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (the organizing institution for the exhibition), attendance records were broken. That's a testament both to the greatness of this photographer's work and to its accessibility. In a delightful essay about the exhibit in The New Yorker  ...