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Paper & Canvas @ ILLE Arts

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The Heroic Object @ Parallel Art Space

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Home Turf @ Brian Morris Gallery

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Home Turf
Brian Morris Gallery
163 Chrystie Street
New York, NY 10002

Chuck Webster's Shelter @ Fred Giampietro

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Stephen Maine @ 490 Atlantic Gallery

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Stephen Maine: Halftone Paintings
Opening Reception: Saturday April 5, 6 - 9 PM
April 5 - May 10, 2014
490 Atlantic Gallery
490 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Raymond Hendler @ Berry Campbell

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From the Press Release:
Berry Campbell is pleased to announce Raymond Hendler: Swinging Heart an exhibition featuring the expressionist style paintings the artist created between 1957 and 1964.
A first-generation action painter, Raymond Hendler started his career as an Abstract Expressionist in Paris, as early as 1949.  In the years that followed, he played a significant role in the movement, both in New York, where he was a friend of Franz Kline, Willem de Kooning, and Jackson Pollock, and in Philadelphia, where he ran an avant-garde gallery between 1952 and 1954.  His work evolved from overall tightly-wound linear webs to abstract pictograms that blend a personal language with hints at figuration. Of the latter works, Kline remarked in 1962: “The direct austere design and color complexes paint the image without undue nuances—with clarity and mature independence.”


"Raymond Hendler exhibited a group of abstract paintings that displayed rare high spirits. Using a great de…

Eve Aschheim @ Lori Bookstein Fine Art

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From the Press Release:

Eve Aschheim’s latest body of work is marked by the artist’s expanding exploration of color, by her deepening engagement with non-Euclidean geometry and by her
further extension of Kazimir Malevich’s interest in the fourth dimension toward elusive and shifting perceptual states. Fractured and reconfigured pictorial spaces are
articulated by vibrant hues ranging from ice blues and acid greens to strident yellows and bright magentas. The artist’s use of color not only broadens her pictorial
vocabulary to further inform her compositions, but she also uses color to create specific sensations and atmosphere. Color is used in different ways in these new
paintings. In a single painting, this can include high key colors that interact with neutral color areas, flushes of transparent color that simultaneously appear to move
forward and backward through pictorial space, and color that is suggestive of light.

Indicative of the artist’s interest in states of…

Jason Karolak and Antoine LeFebvre @ Flecker Gallery

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Convergence: Jason Karolak and Antoine LeFebvre
Through April 3, 2014
Maurice N. Flecker Memorial Gallery of Art
Suffolk County Community College
533 College Road
Selden, NY 11784

Mary Heilmann & Jennifer Samet In Conversation @ New York Studio School

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Wednesday March 26th @ 6:30 PM.

Gary Stephan @ Susan Inglett Gallery

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Gary Stephan Through  April 26, 2014 Susan Inglett Gallery 522 W 24th Street New York, NY 10011

James Brooks @ Van Doren Waxter

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#13, 1949, oil on osnaburg, 54 1/4x 37 1/4 in.


James Brooks: Paintings and Works on Paper 1945 - 1949 Through April 25, 2014 Van Doren Waxter 23 E 73rd Street New York, NY 10021

The Indexical Mark @ Life on Mars

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Installation view.

Installation view with Karen Schwartz and Karin Davie

Karin Davie

Ben La Rocco

Ben La Rocco (detail)

Ben Pritchard (detail)

Ben Pritchard

Whitney Wood Bailey

Whitney Wood Bailey

Fran O'Neill

 Fran O'Neill (detail)

 Installation view with Etty Yaniv and Ben Pritchard.

 Joel Longenecker

Joel Longenecker (detail)

 Mike Olin