Art In America

Brandon Ballengee

In his debut New York solo show, Brandon Ballengée, an artist and research biologist in his late 30s, compellingly fused marine science and environmental activism to produce esthetically engaging art. T

Petah Coyne: Not Afraid of the Dark

Reacting to a survey at MASS MoCA, the author argues for a more positive spiritual reading of ornate, allusive sculpture of this often literary-minded artist. 

From the Archives: The Museum of the Third Kind

In which the author envisions new directions for the art museum as audiences change, architecture evolves, institutions subdivide and electronic resources expand our capabilities and expectations.

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