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New York Art Galleries

The Art of Real Estate

Toni Haber | Posted 06.06.2014 | New York
Toni Haber

When it comes down to industry marriages, the unification of art and real estate really isn't too serendipitous. Art belongs in the home, and therefore it only makes sense that the artworks showcased and the apartments housing them complement each other.

Saturday New York City Art Stroll

Kalup Linzy | Posted 06.14.2014 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

From the East Village through the Lower Eastside, over to Chelsea down to the West Village, I strolled. By the time I was through, my feet were through.

On the Sunny Lower East Side

Simon Watson | Posted 05.11.2014 | Arts
Simon Watson

We set out with high spirits to visit twenty of the almost 150 galleries now populating the Lower East Side. It was a thrilling afternoon, most memorable for three highlights:

Fred W. McDarrah: Save the Village

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 04.06.2014 | New York
Anne Margaret Daniel

Fred W. McDarrah: Save the Village takes its name from the words painted on the side of an artist's studio on Greenwich Avenue, demolished in 1960 and memorably photographed by McDarrah. Its shadows remain in the literary and cultural walking tours that lace the neighborhood.

In Between: Various Artists at Various Galleries on the Lower East Side

William Eckhardt Kohler | Posted 03.04.2014 | Arts
William Eckhardt Kohler

Though orthodoxies exist, and while pluralism in art is not anything like a new idea, it seems that this is one of those periods of art when, outside some passing fashions, it would be difficult to identify any dominant movement.

Famed New York Art Dealer Pleads Guilty To Fraud

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 11.13.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — A wealthy New York City art world impresario pleaded guilty on Tuesday to running an illegal sports betting business that was expose...

Another Look at 'Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings From the Courtauld Gallery'

Liz Insogna | Posted 03.12.2013 | Arts
Liz Insogna

One has a sense that as we move closer and more connected globally, we're nostalgic for the variance that make each country's artistic expression all the more appealing.

What Is Art?

Soren Petersen | Posted 12.04.2012 | Arts
Soren Petersen

So is there such a thing as good and bad art? There are probably as many opinions on art as there are art critics. Inviting creative professionals in online social network communities to share their opinions provided some qualified insights.

Do Art Gallery Practices Constitute Restraint of Trade?

Daniel Grant | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Discrimination on the basis of lack of wealth or renown, on the other hand, only seems snobbish but isn't illegal. The economic concept covering these practices of the art trade is that of "market externality," which refers to positive and negative byproducts of consumption.

Harlem Arts Summit 2012: Protecting Harlem's Treasures

Akoshia Yoba | Posted 11.27.2012 | Black Voices
Akoshia Yoba

For six years running, the Harlem Arts Allian is presenting a seven day series of mostly free events, designed to elevate the platform for Harlem's illustrious arts and cultural scene and to renew enthusiasm and support for its great cultural institutions and artists.

PHOTOS: Lower East Side Hosts Opening Night For Art And Fashion

Posted 09.19.2012 | New York

The Lower East Side celebrated its growing status as a go-to destination for the arts Wednesday, with a massive, open-to-the-public event: Lower East ...

Conversation With On Stellar Rays' Candice Madey

MutualArt | Posted 10.03.2012 | Arts
MutualArt

While some young galleries were forced to close their doors during the past few years of economic downturn, On Stellar Rays in New York's Lower East Side not only survived, it flourished.

Shoot The Lobster

Kari Adelaide | Posted 08.01.2012 | Arts
Kari Adelaide

The Shoot the Lobster programming will continue to present inventive possibilities, temporarily settling in remote spaces, including a Midwestern basement, an empty parking lot, a restaurant and a pharmacy.

Celebrity Photographer Uli Weber's Portraits Come to New York

Kirsten Chilstrom | Posted 06.02.2012 | New York
Kirsten Chilstrom

Until April 14, the Ten 43 gallery in Manhattan is featuring the work of acclaimed European photographer Uli Weber, concentrating on his signature creative portraiture.

Bold, Colorful Works From Non-Traditional Makers

Posted 03.20.2012 | Arts

The rich and colorful exhibition "Testimonios" celebrates non-traditional works created by non-traditional makers. The collection, which numbers in th...

For the Sake of the Stir: Adel Abdessemed at David Zwirner

Bobby Elliott | Posted 05.05.2012 | Arts
Bobby Elliott

There are a lot of things about the Chelsea art scene that makes tempers flare. There's your typical gallery receptionist, who won't return your smile and answers your question only if he or she has to; there are the white walls that make you hold your breath until you leave -- and, of course, there's the art.

Let's Rumble! Don King Is Back

Posted 01.16.2012 | Arts

Don King is a man and a legend. His promotion of "Rumble in the Jungle," the heavyweight fight in Mobutu Sese Seko's Congo (then Zaire) that pitted Mu...

PHOTOS: Artist Captures Stages Of Yoga Pose With Stunning Sculpture

Posted 01.02.2012 | Arts

Katie Grinnan's "Mirage" from her recent show at Brennan & Griffin is a painstaking testament to the movements of the human body. While Grinnan's othe...

The World Is a Mind in Thomas Demand's La Carte d'après Nature

G. Roger Denson | Posted 02.11.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

It is the artists' expertise at mapping the terrain between dreaming and waking that compels Thomas Demand to designate "the Map" ("La Carte") not just as a metaphor for art, but as the premier function of art.

The World's Toughest Trip? It's Trying to Go Home

Peter Mandel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Peter Mandel

This is New York's Chelsea, the area where I grew up, and I am home for the first time in years. Maybe it's the strain of all this edgy art, but my neighborhood is more stressful than I remember.

Candid Moments Captured on Film: Street Photographer Damon Pablo

Emily Farache | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Emily Farache

I entered the gallery and saw the photographs in the kind of perfect clarity only a personal viewing can provide. Before me were six achingly poignant moments of quotidian life frozen in time and rendered significant.

This Week's NYC Arts Agenda

WNYC Culture | Carolina A. Miranda | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A car deconstructed and then reconstructed in TriBeCa, an alternative arts space from the '70s gets a tribute in Chelsea and hundreds of artist postca...

BLOG WATCH> Sue Williams's Permanent Record On DailyServing

dailyserving.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Can't we all just learn to trust Sue Williams? So what if, after all her stylistic shifts, she's showing a new body of work devoted to 9/11 conspiracy...

NEW YORK: Can't-Miss Gallery Openings This Week

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

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NEW YORK GALLERY EXHIBITS: Openings This Week

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

ARTINFO presents a guide to the most interesting ...