Art In America

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Tomoo Gokita

at Mary Boone,
through Oct. 29
541 West 24th Street
Tomoo Gokita paints with white on black, but his images don’t just look like renderings of mid-twentieth century photographic portraits. They seem rather to emerge from some dark void. In each painting, the face of at least one of the sitters is missing, …Read more

Cecily Brown

at Drawing Center,
through Dec. 18
35 Wooster Street
Cecily Brown, who has long drawn on the deep as well as recent past for her imagery and techniques, continues to bring her work into the present with this show of more than eighty drawings. She appears to be more relaxed and personally expressive than eve…Read more

Katia Santibañez

at Morgan Lehman Gallery,
through Nov. 12
534 West 24th Street
In her fourth solo show with the gallery, Katia Santibañez continues to structure natural phenomena into the kaleidoscopic worlds she creates in her abstract paintings. After studying philosopher Gilles Deleuze’s eight-hour TV series ABECEDAIRE (1988-89),…Read more

Sam McKinniss

at Team,
through Nov. 12
83 Grand Street
Sam McKinniss’s fun and fey array of subjects—friends, celebrities, film stills, animals, and floral arrangements—has a lot in common with those of other image-collecting painters like Elizabeth Peyton and Karen Kilimnik. But McKinniss paints with a full-…Read more

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at The Center for Italian Modern Art,
through Jun. 24
421 Broome Street


“Douglas Crimp—Before Pictures New York City 1967–1977”

at Galerie Buchholz,
through Oct. 22
17 East 82nd Street

Jessica Mein

at Simon Preston,
through Oct. 30
301 Broome Street

“Something Possible Everywhere”

at 205 Hudson Street Gallery,
through Nov. 20
205 Hudson Street


Matthew Chambers

at Feuer/Mesler,
through Oct. 23
319 Grand Street, 2nd Floor

Talia Chetrit

at Kaufmann Repetto,
through Oct. 31
535 West 22nd Street


Zoe Leonard

at Hauser & Wirth,
through Oct. 22
32 East 69th Street


Matthew Barney

at Gladstone Gallery,
through Oct. 22
515 West 24th Street


Richard Hawkins

at Greene Naftali,
through Oct. 22
508 West 26th Street, Ground floor 


Walter Robinson

at Jeffrey Deitch,
through Oct. 22
18 Wooster Street

Caitlin Keogh

at Bortolami,
through Oct. 29
520 West 20th Street


McDermott & McGough

at James Fuentes,
through Oct. 23
55 Delancey Street

Arlene Shechet

at Frick Collection,
through Apr. 2
1 East 70th Street

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