iOS app Android app

Dacia Gallery

Patricia Watwood: 'New Narratives' at Dacia Gallery, New York

John Seed | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts
John Seed

In my drawings for the show, the women figures and the pictorial settings are all exploring our relationship to the world around us, and the figures are either bearing the burden, or becoming agents of change.

Art and Artists II: The Angel of the Lower East Side

Daniel Maidman | Posted 03.08.2014 | New York
Daniel Maidman

Deck the Walls Last time, I told you about a chain of events triggered by running into artist Dorian Vallejo at Steven Assael's drawing show at Forum...

The Immigrant's Paradox

Daniel Maidman | Posted 10.15.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

Some of the most quintessential depictions of the American land and people arise from a particular eye: the eye of the outsider, who can see the boundaries of Americanness invisible to the native-born.

Institutional Memory: Models and Their Artists

Daniel Maidman | Posted 10.01.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

A bit over a year ago now, I guess, Alexis Hilliard moved to New York. She came here to develop her skills at the New York Academy of Art. She's not a celebrity in the world overall, but I am a member of a very narrow sector among whom her face, if not her name, is extraordinarily well known. I've been looking at her face for nearly a decade.

Gold, White, Pink, Indigo: Patricia Watwood's Venus Apocalypse

Daniel Maidman | Posted 08.03.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

"The beauty of the earth should inspire people to protect it, but humans are fatally anthropocentric."

Bodies in Space: Leah Yerpe's Very Large Drawings

Daniel Maidman | Posted 11.17.2012 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

I've been a fan of Yerpe's extremely cool -- one might say icily cool -- work since I first saw it in 2009. For me, a lot of what makes art good is the degree of interesting thinking I have in response to viewing it.