The Plummet-Measured Face: The Geometries of Ronald Bladen, by Mark Daniel Cohen, Hyperion / Nietzsche Circle, December 2008

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  Ronald Bladen, Light Year (Garden), 1979 Painted aluminum, 80 x 156 x 90 inches Edition 1 of 3  Ronald Bladen: Sculpture of the 1960s & 1970s Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, October 16 – November 26, 2008 “The place where optimism most flourishes is the lunatic asylum. —Havelock Ellis To understand that which we see, we see ourselves. To know the nature of what we encounter, we invent its nature—we create the sense and insight […]

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Ronald Bladen: Sculpture, Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY

    October 12 — November 12, 2008 Jacobson Howard Gallery presents an exhibition featuring garden scale sculptures, models, and drawings by Ronald Bladen. Ronald Bladen (1918-1988) is considered one of the founders of Minimalism, but he was also a self-proclaimed romantic. His interest in monumental scale and simple form was less a product of conceptual reductionism, but rather, of an interest in the drama which such forms can inspire. He was interested in the […]

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Bram Bogart: Recent Paintings, Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY

  September 11 — October 11, 2008 Jacobson Howard Gallery presents an exhibition devoted to the work of Bram Bogart. Bogart was born in 1921 in Delft, and lived variously in Paris, Rome, and Brussels. In the 1960’s he gained Belgium nationality and began what was to be the work that characterized his career. Throughout that career Bogart has been linked to such diverse groups and movements as Abstract Expressionism, Tachism/l’art informele, and Art Concrete. […]

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After Image: Op Art of the 1960s, Jacobson Howard Gallery

  Alexander Liberman, Omega IX, 1961 March 8 — April 28, 2007  In addition to being the Year of the Pig, it also appears to be the year of Op Art.  Another great survey exhibition including Yaacov Agam, Josef Albers, Richard Anuszkiewicz, Hannes Beckmann, Fletcher Benton, Karl Benjamin, Francis Celentano, Tony Conrad, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Benjamin Cunningham, Gene Davis, Jose de Rivera, Julio Le Parc, Leroy Lamis, Alexander Liberman, François Morellet, Kenneth Noland, Larry Poons, Bridget […]

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