Artful Recommends: Joyce Pensato at Petzel

January 19th, 2021, 5:30 PM
A two-part show organized with the artist's estate pays tribute to Pensato's commanding, nervy cartoon paintings and drawings—and includes a reconstruction of her Brooklyn studio.
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A New Documentary Shows Us How Mass MoCA Changed the Rules for Art Museums

January 13th, 2021, 5:00 PM
"Museum Town" looks back at the unlikely but influential rise of a mega-museum of contemporary art in an industrial corner of the Berkshires.
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Artful Recommends: Stan Douglas, Elmgreen & Dragset, and Kehinde Wiley at Moynihan Train Hall

January 8th, 2021, 3:30 PM
Three new contemporary art commissions from Empire State Development and the Public Art Fund, unveiled at the opening of Penn Station's new Moynihan Train Hall, give tri-state residents an exceptionally cultured commute.
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10 Events for a New and Brighter Year: Artful's 2021 Preview

January 7th, 2021, 10:54 AM
Although much uncertainty remains, art lovers can look forward to some exciting new shows and openings as the year unfolds. Here are a few we can't wait to visit.
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Artful Recommends: Salman Toor at the Whitney Museum

December 18th, 2020, 1:30 PM
In his first museum solo, a talented figurative painter explores queer and South Asian identity in very contemporary scenes involving technology and travel.
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The Collaborations That Helped the Art World Survive 2020

December 16th, 2020, 5:00 PM
Artists, museums, and galleries learned to cope with this traumatic year by forming new teams and alliances—sometimes unlikely ones. Here are five memorable examples.
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Artful Recommends: "The Future," Presented by Gagosian and Jeffrey Deitch

December 11th, 2020, 4:30 PM
As we await 2021 and the return of Art Basel Miami Beach, an exhibition originally slated for this year's edition is heightening the anticipation with a festive online presence.
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How Julie Mehretu Has Captured the Blur of Pandemic Life

December 9th, 2020, 5:00 PM
With her first museum survey touring the country and an exhibition of new paintings at Marian Goodman in New York, the painter known for her ambitious semi-abstract views of societies in flux embraces the uncertainty of the current moment.
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The Artful Holiday Gift Book Guide

December 1st, 2020, 1:00 PM
Five new titles for the art lovers in your life, from a "house tour" of one of the great modern collections to a cookbook from Donald Judd's oasis of contemporary art in the desert.
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Artful Recommends: Joan Brown at Venus Over Manhattan

November 19th, 2020, 5:00 PM
A show of a Bay Area painter who was also a competitive swimmer celebrates the twists and turns of her unconventional career.
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