Craig Kauffman: Late Work, Danese Gallery, New York, NY

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Craig Kauffman, Untitled, 2009 Acrylic lacquer and glitter on drape-formed acrylic plastic 36 x 40 x 8 inches September 10 – October 9, 2010 Craig Kauffman rose to prominence in the 1960’s through his association with the legendary Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles and later in New York at The Pace Gallery. He was an early innovator and pioneer in the use of plastics and the first to employ vacuum form technology to create sculpture. […]

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Susie Rosmarin, Danese Gallery, New York, NY

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  Susie Rosmarin, (#412) Spectrum #9, 2008 Acrylic on canvas, 48 x 48 inches  January 9 – February 7, 2009 Meticulously crafted, Susie Rosmarin’s paintings defy the limitations of two-dimensionality and pulsate with charged matrices of color and light. Rosmarin uses an intricate gridded system inspired by fractal geometry, and Diophantus’s Arithmetica, the renowned third century text on numerical equations. While mathematics play a central role in Rosmarin’s work, she is also influenced by Op Art, hard-edge abstraction, and […]

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Bill Jensen at Mary Boone Gallery, by Michael Brennan

I like looking at Bill Jensen’s paintings the same way I like watching little league baseball players. In both cases, all of their emotions are right on the surface. Emotional investment is an increasingly uncommon quality in the world today, but it was visibly evident in Jensen’s latest exhibition of paintings at Mary Boone’s gallery uptown. This show, which closed just recently, was the latest in a series that has defined the painter’s newfound and […]

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