A Brooklyn Art Critic’s Notebook
Written by
Hrag Vartanian, editor-in-chief and co-founder of Hyperallergic
  • I’m sick in bed today, so posting a view of The Shrine of the Book from yesterday. Designed by Armand Phillip Bartos, Frederick John Kiesler and Gezer Heller.  (at The Shrine of the Book)
  • I’m sick in bed today, so posting a view of The Shrine of the Book from yesterday. Designed by Armand Phillip Bartos, Frederick John Kiesler and Gezer Heller. (at The Shrine of the Book)

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  • Wacky #TelAviv street art
  • Wacky #TelAviv street art

  • James Turrell, “Raemar Pink White” (1968) (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)
  • James Turrell, “Raemar Pink White” (1968) (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

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  • Artist Michal Rovner showing us her field
  • Artist Michal Rovner showing us her field

  • Inside Mark Dion’s “The Antiquarian Book Shop” (2008) in the Noguchi Sculpture Garden (at Israel Museum)
  • Inside Mark Dion’s “The Antiquarian Book Shop” (2008) in the Noguchi Sculpture Garden (at Israel Museum)

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  • at Western Wall
  • at Western Wall

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  • Mark Dion’s “The Antiquarian Book Shop” (2008) in the Noguchi Sculpture Garden (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)
  • Mark Dion’s “The Antiquarian Book Shop” (2008) in the Noguchi Sculpture Garden (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

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  • The entrance to the main galleries at the @IsraelMuseum  (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)
  • The entrance to the main galleries at the @IsraelMuseum (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

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  • Detail of Jean-Michel Basquiat, “Agony of the Feet” (1982) (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)
  • Detail of Jean-Michel Basquiat, “Agony of the Feet” (1982) (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

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  • View of Olafut Eliasson’s “Whenever the Rainbow Appears” (2010) (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)
  • View of Olafut Eliasson’s “Whenever the Rainbow Appears” (2010) (at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

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  • Part of Sigal Primor’s 56 Levanda show (at Chelouche Gallery For Contenporary)
  • Part of Sigal Primor’s 56 Levanda show (at Chelouche Gallery For Contenporary)

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  • Made it to Tel Aviv (at The Diaghilev - Live Art Boutique Hotel)
  • Made it to Tel Aviv (at The Diaghilev - Live Art Boutique Hotel)

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  • ☕#oldcity #jerusalem (at Old City)
  • ☕#oldcity #jerusalem (at Old City)

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  • This Hajj painting may be of the Kaaba but tell me it doesn’t look like a Sol LeWitt wall pairing or some other hard-edge abstract painting.  (at Old City)
  • This Hajj painting may be of the Kaaba but tell me it doesn’t look like a Sol LeWitt wall pairing or some other hard-edge abstract painting. (at Old City)

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  • Good Sunday morning, Jerusalem!  (at Old City)
  • Good Sunday morning, Jerusalem! (at Old City)