Art In America

“Looking Back: The Eighth White Columns Annual”

at White Columns,
320 W. 13th St.

Just when the New York art world starts to feel too anonymous, market-driven and cynical, the White Columns Annual appears, and the whole business seems like a boisterous family affair. Curator Pati Hertling has brought together artists who staged some of the most memorable exhibitions of 2013. Work by promising new talents like Sergei Tcherepnin, Amy Yao and Lucy Dodd are enhanced by their proximity to thoughtful, surprising selections from veterans such as Senga Nengudi and Mary Beth Edelson.

More from the Lookout

Julia Dault

at Marianne Boesky,
through Mar. 21
509 West 24th Street

“The Left Front: Radical Art in the ‘Red Decade,’ 1929-1940”

at Grey Art Gallery, NYU ,
through Apr. 4
100 Washington Square East

Brad Troemel

at Zach Feuer ,
through Mar. 28
548 West 22nd Street

Lynn Hershman Leeson

at Bridget Donahue,
through Apr. 5
99 Bowery, 2nd floor

New Museum Triennial

at New Museum,
through May 24
235 Bowery

The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World

at Museum of Modern Art,
through Apr. 5
11 W. 53rd St.

Judith Scott

at Brooklyn Museum,
through Mar. 29
200 Eastern Parkway

Closing

Polit-Sheer-Form-Office

at Queens Museum,
through Mar. 8
New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park

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