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The Armory Show

Contemporary Art of Africa Shines at Armory Week 2016

MutualArt | Posted 03.06.2017 | Arts

Namsa Leuba, Untitled I, from the series Cocktail, 2011, Fuji Crystal Archive Matt print reverse mounted on acrylic, 43.81 x 60cm. Courtesy of the art...

'The Art Show' in Repose.

Isa Freeling | Posted 03.05.2017 | Arts
Isa Freeling

Seeing 'The Art Show' at the Park Avenue Armory is a completely different experience when the space is empty of visitors. At the early afternoon press preview-- while vacuum cleaners are roaring and booths are hung seamlessly, devoid of buyers or gallerists, it feels like one is stepping into an abandoned Museum.

5 Must-See Booths at The Armory Show 2016

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 03.04.2017 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

By Michael Polubiec 1. Two Palms -New York Pier 94 - Contemporary, Booth 732 Cecily Brown, Untitled (Paradise), 2015 Monotype in watercolor, pencil...

There Is No One Style Of 'African Art'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.02.2016 | Arts

"What exactly is an 'African artist'?" curators Julia Grosse and Yvette Mutumba asked in an email to The Huffington Post. "Someone who grew up in Joha...

New York Arts Week

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 03.02.2017 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Giving us a little tease on what to expect, see what these galleries are showcasing at the Armory Show and ADAA's Art Show.

"Tesseracts of Time" Explores Time and Space Through Dance and Architecture

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 11.08.2016 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Time and space: these are the boundaries that control our behavior. We exist in a moment and place that settle us into the perceived concreteness we call reality, fighting abstraction with an emphasis on the mundane.

This Little French Bulldog Is The Art World Darling You Should Be Following

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.11.2015 | Arts

Don't you just hate that one art world socialite who's, like, always at every opening and fair and art party and is, like, always asking people to tak...

New Yorkers, Here's Your Guide To Surviving This Weekend's Onslaught Of Art

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.09.2015 | Arts

If you live in New York City, consider yourself a fairly committed art fan, and/or have little to no plans this weekend, continue reading. For thos...

8 Fairs to Visit During Armory Week

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 05.03.2015 | Arts

Whether you're a film aficionado, a young collector, a fan of emerging art or merely interested in getting a finger on the pulse of what's going on in the art world at the present moment, there's plenty to do.

Art Fairs: Are They Eclipsing Art Museums?

Mat Gleason | Posted 02.25.2015 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Of all the things that occurred over the first half of the decade in the arts, what will be the most impactful at the end of the decade? It is hardest to see from the middle of it all but I will take a stab.

Alfred Leslie: The Last of the Really Great Abstract Expressionists, Now a Master of 21st Century Digital Art

Elizabeth Sobieski | Posted 06.03.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Sobieski

My, until now, clandestine courtship began at the 2014 Armory Show in March.

The Armory Show Is Here to Stay

MutualArt | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts

The art world focuses once again on New York as the Armory Show and its satellite fairs open this week.

Is the Art Show Becoming the Armory Show?

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Armory Show is held at Piers 92 and 94 in New York City and is perhaps the best advertised and attended art show of the week.

Subtleties in Reading: Carrie Schneider at Monique Meloche

MutualArt | Posted 03.23.2014 | Arts

Reading Women, a new exhibition by Carrie Schneider at Monique Meloche in Chicago, invites viewers into a world of intimate simplicity, devoid of the distractions by modern day electronic gadgetry that have engrossed day-to-day life.

When Art Framed War

Louise Mirrer | Posted 03.10.2014 | Arts
Louise Mirrer

Americans responded to the art in the Armory Show with excitement, confusion, and dismay. Some members of the press called the exhibition's Gallery I, with its European modernist works, a "Chamber of Horrors."

The Armory Show at 100: Still a "Must See" for New Yorkers

Henry Miller | Posted 03.08.2014 | New York
Henry Miller

The New York Historical Society's blockbuster exhibition -- "The Armory Show at 100" -- runs through February 23. A major feature of the arts season l...

The 1913 Art Show That Shocked Everyone

BBC News | Posted 10.10.2013 | Arts

One hundred years ago in New York City, an exhibition of paintings revolutionised the North American art world. The Armory Show of 1913 introduced ...

Luminous Objects: A Meditation Performance Exploring the Nature of Inner Vision

Lia Chavez | Posted 10.13.2013 | Arts
Lia Chavez

As I have trained my mind to meditate for lengthy durations over the past few years, I have discovered that the gradual intensification of theta rhythmicity in the brain enables me to access a similar superabundance of otherworldly visions -- but within the realm of inner space.

Scope NY-- Desire Obtain Cherish: Drugs, Fame, and Art

Lisa Derrick | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

Beyond a brand -- fine art blends with street, pop, conceptual and appropriation art with razor's edge, using contemporary commerce as a model and as as contextual base for the art, it's manufacturing and its marketing, commenting on social stratification.

An Artist's Observations On The Armory Show

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.11.2013 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Art Show is not only the Art Dealers Association of America's 25th annual fair but also the nation's longest running fine art fair. And The Armory Show celebrates its 15th year, as well as the 100th anniversary of the legendary 1913 Amory Show International Exhibition of Modern Art.

SEEN AND HEARD At The Armory Show

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.19.2013 | Arts

Our new series, "Seen and Heard," introduces great quotes from the past week's art exhibits. From hilariously ignorant to downright eloquent, we're on...

Now You Can Visit A Major Art Fair In Your Underwear

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Massara | Posted 02.27.2013 | Arts

Today the ambitious online art database known as Artsy launched a preview of works to be displayed at this year's Armory Show in New York, which runs ...

Flashback: Website Launches Details From 1913 Armory Show | Posted 02.25.2013 | Arts

WASHINGTON, DC.- The Smithsonian's Archives of American Art has launched 1913 Armory Show: The Story in Primary Sources at, a websit...

The Artist's Perspective -- Frieze Art Fair New York

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 07.14.2012 | Home
Barbara Ernst Prey

Although I was born in New York, grew up in New York and now live in New York, it was my first visit to Randall's Island in Manhattan -- just to see the inaugural Frieze Art Fair.

Sub Party In The U.S.A.

Posted 04.09.2012 | Arts

Eric Yahnker's exhibition "Party Sub / Sub Party" presents a playful look at the United States in a time when celebs, sports and sandwiches rule. ...