Art In America

The Lookout

Lisa Ruyter

at Eleven Rivington,
through Jul. 3
11 Rivington and 195 Chrystie
The extremely prolific (this is her 32nd solo show) Vienna-based American artist Lisa Ruyter has long turned to photographs as source material for her Pop-inflected, coloring book style paintings. In the past she's used her own photos of parties and stree…Read more

Beverly Buchanan

at Andrew Edlin,
through Jun. 13
134 Tenth Avenue
Amid the glitz of Chelsea's "luxury condo" building boom, it's refreshing to discover Beverly Buchanan's powerful oil pastel drawings and sculptures of cabins and rural homes. In a back room, a group of 11 small structures constructed from bits of wood, m…Read more

Julia Wachtel

at Elizabeth Dee,
through Jun. 27
545 West 20th Street
Painting and appropriation art had an uneasy relationship in the 1980s; Picture Generation artists, from David Salle to Sherrie Levine, faced critical detractors when they picked up the brush. Julia Wachtel, a New York painter born in 1956, came of age wi…Read more

Frida Kahlo

at The New York Botanical Garden,
through Nov. 1
2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx
The showcase of Frida Kahlo's longtime home outside of Mexico City, the Casa Azul (Blue House), was a garden cultivated with her husband Diego Rivera. In "Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life," Kahlo's botanical oasis is reimagined in the Bronx. In the indigo-b…Read more

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Keith Edmier

at Petzel,
through Jun. 20
456 West 18th Street

Jutta Koether

at Bortolami,
through Jun. 6
520 West 20th Street

Dorothea Tanning

at Marianne Boesky,
through Jun. 27
118 East 64th Street

Alice Channer

at Lisa Cooley,
through Jun. 21
107 Norfolk Street

Leidy Churchman

at Murray Guy,
through Jun. 6
453 West 17th Street

Rosy Keyser

at Maccarone,
through Jun. 6
630 Greenwich Street

Malcolm Morley

at Sperone Westwater,
through Jun. 6
257 Bowery

Piotr Uklanski

at Metropolitan Museum of Art,
through Aug. 16
1000 Fifth Avenue

Alexander Calder

at Dominique Lévy,
through Jun. 13
909 Madison Avenue

“Life of Cats: Selections from the Hiraki Ukiyo-e Collection”

at Japan Society,
through Jun. 7
333 East 47th Street

“Masterpieces and Curiosities: Nicole Eisenman’s Seder”

at Jewish Museum,
through Aug. 9
1109 Fifth Avenue

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