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South is North

      Sixty-four years after his death, the work of the Uruguayan artist Joaquin Torres Garcia still reigns the market of South American art. According to a recent report by the Associated Press, his oil painting “T No.1 –Peinture” was the “great star” of the night of the auction of Latin American art by [...]

A Difficult Experience- Paul McCarthy at NY Park Armory

The American artist Paul McCarthy is known for creating irreverent works that question, criticize, and scandalize for their visual violence, their emphasis on the grotesque, the scatological, the visceral. He is a powerful critic of social norms, specifically American cultural icons. “WS” is the largest exhibition by this 67-year old Los Angeles based artist, still [...]

Words Mean Nothing At All…with NARA in New York

The Tokyo-based artist Yoshitomo Nara, who has captivated a large audience with enigmatic sculptures and paintings of large-eyed innocent children with a dark edge for over two decades, shows at Pace in Chelsea, New York, from May 10 to June 29 works on paper and huge bronze heads of children either smiling or with half-closed [...]

New Edges at 90

At 90 years old, the celebrated minimalist American painter Ellsworth Kelly explores new possibilities of edges with an exhibition at Mathew Marks Gallery in New York. He is known for his hard edge paintings, but now, they have a surprising swerve.  The show will end on June 29th. Four Panels, oil on canvas four panels, [...]