Robert Lee Morris Soho

01 Nov 18
Tovey's List

Happy Thanksgiving Let us give thanks for this magical cornucopia of things to do! [Updated 11/13] . Art * I have not seen everything on my list, but Hilma af Klint:  Paintings for the Future, at the Guggenheim, must surely be one of the greatest shows of the fall.  The didactics and the catalog seek […]

01 Nov 18
Purple Pinup Guru Panache Plaza

Welcome back to yet another yearly sojourn to all my past, present, and future – the roots of the area that molded my great majestic liberal thinking cap and its’ imminent escape: the horrific mental anguish of growing up in Parsippany, NJ. I promise myself every year as long as I have a generous income pouring in […]

01 Oct 18
Tovey's List

Happy Hallowe’en La Strega (The Witch), Salvator Rosa, c. 1645, at David Zwirner Art * Chelsea OPENING:  50 Years:  An Anniversary, at Paula Cooper (26th), October 9 – November 3 Urs Fischer, Play, at Gagosian (21st), through October 13 Lee Ufan, at Pace (25th), through October 13 Mary Weatherford, I’ve Seen Gray Whales Go By, at Gagosian […]

15 Sep 18
File 770

By JJ: To assist Hugo nominators, listed below are the editors of works published for the first time in 2018. These credits have been accumulated from Acknowledgments sections and copyright pages in works, as well as other sources on the internet. Feel free to add missing 2018-original works and the name of their editors in […]

01 Sep 18
Tovey's List

Art * Fall Preview Hilma af Klint:  Paintings for the Future, at the Guggenheim, October 12, 2018 – February 3, 2019 Bruce Nauman: Disappearing Acts, at PS 1, October 21 – February 25, 2019 Andy Warhol–From A to B and Back Again, a retrospective, at Whitney Museum of American Art, November 12 Rochelle Feinstein: Image […]

04 Jul 18

Auribus Arrectis

Headlines of note for June into July 2018 [updated]… We begin with the abysmal EU copyright reform directive, which threatens the very format of this web log… Electronic Frontier Foundation – The Crucial Next Few Days In the EU’s Copyright Filter and Link Tax Battle Vice Motherboard – Europe’s New Link Tax Will Enshrine Big […]

01 Jul 18
Tovey's List

Art * Nayland Blake, Untitled (1994), at Matthew Marks – Chelsea Tim Gardner, 303 Gallery, through July 13 Voice of America, a group show with Vito Acconci, Barbara Kruger, et al., at Gladstone 24, through July 27 A Luta Continua. The Sylvio Perlstein Collection, Hauser & Wirth (22nd St.), through July 27 Evidence, a group […]

01 Apr 18
Tovey's List

  WELCOME TO MY HELL Enjoy the bon bons. . Art Robert Mapplethorpe Chelsea OPENING: David Hockney, Something New in Painting (and Photography) [and even Printing], Pace, April 5 – May 12 Martin Barré, at Matthew Marks (22nd), through April 7 Thomas Demand, at Matthew Marks (24th), through April 7 Isa Genzken, at David Zwirner, […]

01 Mar 18
Tovey's List

Tovey’s List started out as a joke, albeit one nobody understood. Nobody understands it now, either. Let me explain. RT (I don’t want him to know) is a gay, muscular art lover, “dog dad,” and minor celebrity who, it seemed to me, was unique in posting pictures of himself at Canada gallery on the Lower […]