Dan Christensen: In Memoriam, October 6, 1943 — January 20, 2007

  Dan Christensen, Pavo, 1968, acrylic on canvas New York painter Dan Christensen died at his home in Easthampton on January 20. Christensen moved to New York in 1965 and became a member of the group of post-Minimalist artists associated with Lyrical Abstraction and Color Field painting. Christensen had over 60 solo exhibitions, beginning in the ‘60s and ‘70s at Andre Emmerich in New York, Nicholas Wilder in Los Angeles, and Rolf Ricke in Cologne.

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Edna Andrade: Optical Paintings, 1960-1966, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

  (photo credit: Locks Gallery) An exhibition of paintings by Philadelphia artist Edna Andrade on the occasion of her 90th birthday.  A retrospective exhibition of her works on paper will be on view at the Woodmere Art Museum in Philadelphia opening on March 28.  Her work is also included in the upcoming survey Optic Nerve: Perceptual Art of the 1960s at the Columbus Museum of Art.  Read the article An Op Art Original by Amy S. Rosenberg in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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Let Everything Be Temporary, or When is the Exhibition?, Curated by Elena Filipovic, Apexart, New York

  (l to r) Felix Gonzalez-Torres, “Untitled” (Ross in L.A.), 1991 Oksana Pasaiko, Short Sad Text (based on the borders of 14 countries), 2004-05 Joelle Tuerlinckx, Particles particles and objects, objects objects and particles, 1994 Explores the concept of temporality and challenges the idea that the work of art is eternal, unchanging, and aethetically fixed.  Features Boris Belay, Michel Blazy, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Gabriel Kuri, Oksana Pasaiko, Tomo Savic-Gecan & Joelle Tuerlinckx.

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