Captured This Week


In Week in Art, Art in America peeks through the lenses of Flickr photographers from around the world.


Above: Roxy Payne’s Maelstrom on the roof of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, at night.  Posted by Flickr photographer galvarez51 on May 6, 2009.


Above left:  Note the references to Haring, Basquiat, and a Dutch master or two in this New York mural. Posted by Flickr photographer Sabeth 718 on May 10, 2009. Right:  An installation shot from La Force de l’Art at the Grand Palais, in Paris through June 1st. Image courtesy Flickr photographer dalbera on May 2, 2009.

Above: Dr. Spock meets Andy Warhol meets Marilyn Monroe on the streets of New York. Image by Flickr photographer sabeth718.

Above: The remnants of a recent opening at Chaim & Read. Image by Flickr photographer j-No on May 16, 2009.

Above: Yayoi Kusama’s installation at Gagosian Gallery remains on view through June 27th 2009; another Kusama installation opens at the gallery’s Beverly Hills location on May 30th. Image courtesy Flickr photographer EssG on May 17, 2009.


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