Art In America

Adam Pendleton is an artist based in New York City and Germantown, N.Y. In his work in various mediums, as Tom Williams wrote in A.i.A. in 2011, "he gives form to a complex exchange between art and racial politics, which the respective histories of theseRead more

Joanne Greenbaum is an artist based in New York. Eight new paintings—made in her trademark mix of high and low materials, from oil paint to magic marker—are on view at Rachel Uffner's newly relocated Lower East Side gallery (through Apr. 20). This fallRead more

Professor of art history and history at New York's Columbia University and prolific author and television commentator, Simon Schama has published a monumental new account of Jewish history in two volumes, with an accompanying five-part documentary on theRead more

At a 1993 conference at New York's Dia Center for the Arts, artist Mel Chin took to the stage and pointed a rifle at the audience. The act deeply impressed Herb Tam, curator at New York's Museum of Chinese in America, when he saw a photograph of the…Read more

With the world's eye on the Middle East and its upheavals, the 15th FotoFest Biennial in Houston presents a timely and extensive view of art production in the region. "View from Inside: Contemporary Arab Photography, Video and Mixed Media Art" (through…Read more

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