December 31, 2017

EXPERIMENT AND CHANGE

Throughout his lifetime, artist Frank Stella has been transitioning between periods adeptly, with novel and mesmerizing results. A 60-year survey, Experiment and Change–of artworks made from the 1950s to the present– is currently on at the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, Florida since November 12, 2017 and will continue until July, 8, 2018. Works in the exhibition include paintings, sculptures and collages in brilliant ...

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December 03, 2017

MOON OVER MIAMI

As the last supermoon of 2017 descends today, so do the superstars and Superfine! World, satellite art fairs and fêtes on America’s cruise capital, and all-around gadabout playground, Miami, USA. For a week (December 4-10, 2017) Art Basel’s North American venue becomes a nexus for artists, gallerists, agents, curators, collectors, critics, educators, press, VIPs and movers and shakers looking to discover the next ...

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November 16, 2017

RUNNIN’ DOWN A DREAM

Two shows of note open at Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills MI, this Friday, November 17, 2017. Keith Haring: The End of the Line, revisits Haring’s temporary mural made for Cranbrook in 1987 through documentation and reference to later works, “Apocalypse” and “The Valley” with poet William S. Burroughs. Basquiat before Basquiat: East 12th Street, 1979-1980, archives a young Jean-Michel Basquiat before his ...

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November 11, 2017

GETTING A HANDSEL ON IT

The funny thing about support is that it can come from anyone, anywhere, at any time, no matter how busy. It’s got addresses and frequent flyer miles impossible to follow; friends-of-friends you’ll be lucky to ever physically meet; social media accounts flooded for its attention; families, responsibilities and interests it also is trying to upkeep. And yet, somehow, support finds time to send an encouraging note, a word ...

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August 29, 2017

PIGEON POST

A huge thank-you to everyone who came out for the William DeBernardi and Dale Huffman, and IOI OOI New Primitives artists’ reception at BoxHeart Gallery Saturday night. The event was a homecoming welcome away from home: one that will stay with me forever, thanks to a new friend. Although already a heavy-weight, I hope this friend can carry one more message: My best always to the BoxHeart family (and extended ...

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August 21, 2017

CITE-SEEING

A preview of the IOI OOI New Primitives exhibition installation at BoxHeart opening this week! Also showing are William DeBernardi and Dale Huffman on the main floor. DeBernardi’s oil paintings capture unsuspecting people in everyday situations: texting, paying a parking meter, visiting a museum and more. In their examination of what’s in front of them (snapped with cell phone pics!), DeBernardi’s subjects ...

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