A Brooklyn Art Critic’s Notebook

Jul 31

Dennis Oppenheim’s Splash series at the Parrish Art Museum tries too hard. Too much baroque drama in the sculpture, but the drawings really do work. (at Parrish Art Museum)

Dennis Oppenheim’s Splash series at the Parrish Art Museum tries too hard. Too much baroque drama in the sculpture, but the drawings really do work. (at Parrish Art Museum)

Jul 30

Checking out this book

Checking out this book

Jul 28

Kenny Scharf in #LIC

Kenny Scharf in #LIC

Jul 27

From earlier this week w/ @vanneschi  (at New Museum of Contemporary Art)

From earlier this week w/ @vanneschi (at New Museum of Contemporary Art)

Morning after 🍹 (at Reynard)

Morning after 🍹 (at Reynard)

.@vajiajia sleeping

.@vajiajia sleeping

Jul 26

Guess where Banksy’s Sphinx is on sale @artsouthampton #NYCResidency  (at Art Southampton)

Guess where Banksy’s Sphinx is on sale @artsouthampton #NYCResidency (at Art Southampton)

Texting @parrishart (at Parrish Art Museum)

Texting @parrishart (at Parrish Art Museum)

Looking at Maya Lin’s “Pin River—Sandy” (2013) at @parrishart  (at Parrish Art Museum)

Looking at Maya Lin’s “Pin River—Sandy” (2013) at @parrishart (at Parrish Art Museum)

Jul 25

Like the references #streetart #eastvillage

Like the references #streetart #eastvillage

Jul 24

Daniel Pinchbeck was a fascinating speaker I’m hallucinogens. I also found out his dad was an abstract painter in Soho during the 1980s. #decodingalibis  (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Daniel Pinchbeck was a fascinating speaker I’m hallucinogens. I also found out his dad was an abstract painter in Soho during the 1980s. #decodingalibis (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Jul 23

I was very impressed with magician Matthew Holtzclaw #decodingalibis  (at Moma New York)

I was very impressed with magician Matthew Holtzclaw #decodingalibis (at Moma New York)

Franz West, “Untitled (Orange)” (2006) (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Franz West, “Untitled (Orange)” (2006) (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Jul 22

This is a work by Rasheed Araeen I saw in Sharjah in March. (at Sharjah Art Foundation)

This is a work by Rasheed Araeen I saw in Sharjah in March. (at Sharjah Art Foundation)

Street poetry #williamsburg

Street poetry #williamsburg