What Meets the Eye

The Painting

April 6, 2017

  The Painting Open Casket, Dana Schutz at the Whitney Biennial   The thing is, it’s a wonderful painting. As many have noted, there is nothing else like it (or nearly as good in my opinion) in Dana Schutz’s oeuvre to date, so how she got [...]

How Much is that Dog in the Window?

September 20, 2016

One reason that there is so little art criticism is that the shit just doesn’t seem worth talking about. Another is that the artist him-or herself incorporates all possible critiques. Like this crass half-assed factory-made mash up that supposedly [...]