The lively colors and patterns in Browne’s Africa painting series hint at the depth and breadth of visual stimuli that she experienced traveling to West Africa.
Cassie Packard is a Brooklyn-based art writer. (cassiepackard.com)
Siobhan Liddell Presents a Poem of a Show
Her latest exhibition is spare, strange, intentional in its moves, and economical in its means.
The Terrors of Whiteness in Wu Tsang’s Moby Dick
The experimental film, accompanied by live music, pictures the ecocide that a violently extractive ideology of whiteness produces.
Dana Lok Beckons the Unknowable
Lok’s paintings reveal seemingly straightforward objects and events to be strange, slippery, and utterly beguiling.
Your Ultimate Guide to NYC’s May Art Fairs
A useful guide to the fairs and exhibitions of interest opening in the city this month.
Your Concise New York Art Guide for May 2022
Your list of must-see, fun, insightful, and very New York art events this month, including Willie Cole, Hélio Oiticica, Nanette Carter, and more.
Nepal Debuts Inaugural Venice Pavilion With Rubin Museum’s Support
The New York museum recently found itself in hot water over its holdings of two objects looted from Nepal, and there may be another contested work in its collection.
Antiquity With a Side of Mischief
In Plato’s Closet, artist Timothy Hull gestures to the opportunities for creative play and repurposing that looking backward can pose.
British Museum Denies Request to 3D Scan Parthenon Marbles
The Institute for Digital Archaeology hoped to scan the marbles and create an exact replica that might help settle the dispute between the London museum and Greece.
US Authorities Seized 13 Looted Asian Artifacts From Yale University
Nine of the items were linked to disgraced New York antiquities dealer Subhash Kapoor.
Mungo Thomson’s Elegies to an Analogue World
Thomson’s videos conjure up the weird sublimity of internet wormholes, the familiar, swaddling mindlessness of allowing oneself to be swept up in a deluge of content and carried — where?
Long-Running Andy Warhol Copyright Dispute Reaches Supreme Court
The court will decide whether the pop artist infringed on the copyrights of photographer Lynn Goldsmith in using her portrait of the singer Prince.