Art In America

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William Cordova

at Sikkema Jenkins,
through May 13
530 West 22nd Street
A maze-like construction of wooden two-by-fours fills the main gallery of “Smoke Signals: Sculpting in Time,” William Cordova’s third solo exhibition at Sikkema Jenkins.  Around the periphery of the structure, one encounters a multitude of artworks includ…Read more

Aki Sasamoto

at The Kitchen,
through May 13
512 West 19th Street
In Aki Sasamoto’s exhibition “Yield Point,” trash cans and dumpsters move along tracks. Contractor bags inflate by means of hidden electric fans and fuse with trampolines, as if to symbolize the importance of elasticity in life. Spotlights that turn on an…Read more

“Formal Complaint”

at the Knockdown Center,
through May 28
52-19 Flushing Ave., Queens
The works of the five artists included in “Formal Complaint” render simple forms—lines, circles, planes—in rugged construction materials. The slender steel rods of Christopher Hanrahan’s “Catalogue” series dangle mid-air, connected at acute angles by magn…Read more

Siebren Versteeg

at bitforms gallery,
through May 28
131 Allen Street
What is an artist to do when more art is being produced than ever before, and billions of digital images are sent, consumed, and copied each day? Siebren Versteeg's response has been to partially automate his process. He develops software to create painti…Read more

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at Van Doren Waxter,
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at the Isamu Noguchi Museum,
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at The Center for Italian Modern Art,
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