Author: Chris Ballou

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Anna Gaskell: half life

Anna Gaskell: half life is best experienced alone — no one else in the room, no guards chatting amongst themselves in the hall, nothing to […]

Anna Gaskell: half life

Pertaining to Painting

In spite of the wealth of media artists use today, painting remains the one by which we judge the health of contemporary art. If you […]

Pertaining to Painting

Can Alighiero Come Out to Play?

One of the most satisfying aspects of When 1 is 2: the Art of Alighiero e Boetti is the sheer diversity of the work. While […]

Can Alighiero Come Out to Play?

Mark Flood: Lace Paintings

If you’ve been following the work of Mark Flood for any of the last couple of decades, you might think that you’ve walked into the […]

Mark Flood: Lace Paintings

Madame Recamier Redux

Ever since she burst onto the scene in 1994′s Winter of Love show at P.S. 1, Italian-born artist Vanessa Beecroft has captivated the art world […]

Madame Recamier Redux