Archive for February, 2012

Richard Bosman opens at Carroll and Sons

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Richard Bosman
Art History, Fact and Fiction
February 24 – March 31, 2012
Reception: Friday March 2, 2012, 5:30 – 7:30

Laura Letinsky on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Laura Letinsky’s exhibition BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Laura Letinsky is currently on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
February 7, 2012 – April 17, 2012

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
220 E Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

http://mcachicago.org/exhibitions/now/2012/292

This is also the final week to view Laura Letinsky’s Hot and Cold All Over at Carroll and Sons.

Carl Ostendarp on view at Cornell University

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Carl Ostendarp’s exhibition Fat Cakes/Myopic Void is currently on view at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University.

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University
January 27, 2012 – March 25, 2012

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University
114 Central Avenue
Ithacha, NY 14853

http://museum.cornell.edu/exhibitions/ostendarp-fatcakes-myopicvoid.html

Karl Stevens opens at Montserrat College of Art

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Karl Steven’s exhibition In Progress opens at Montserrat College of Art.

Carol Schlosberg Alumni Gallery, Montserrat College of Art
February 15, 2012 – March 10, 2012
Opening Reception: Thursday, February 16, 6:00 – 8:00PM

Carol Schlosberg Alumni Gallery, Montserrat College of Art
23 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915

http://www.montserrat.edu/galleries/schlosberg/index.php?status=upcoming

Michael Lewy’s illustration featured in The New York Times Book Review

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Michael Lewy’s illustration for Patrick McGrath’s new novel Constance was featured in The New York Times Book Review.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/05/books/review/stay-awake-stories-by-dan-chaon.html

In addition to that, Michael Lewy’s exhibition City of Work: Office was reviewed by Greg Cook on The New England Journal of Aesthetic Research.

http://gregcookland.com/journal/2012/02/15/michael-lewy

Claire Beckett’s Simulating Iraq reviewed by Sebastian Smee

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Be sure to read the review of Claire Beckett’s Simulating Iraq by Sebastian Smee on his blog.

http://boston.com/ae/blogs/sebastiansmee/2012/02/simulating_iraq_at_the_wadswor.html

Matrix 163, Claire Beckett: Simulating Iraq
November 3, 2011 – March 4, 2012

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
600 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103

http://www.thewadsworth.org/

Nell Breyer included in Art on the Marquee

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Check out Nell Breyer’s most recent video work Falling Men for the ongoing project Art on the Marquee at the Boston Convention Center.

Art on the Marque at The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
Opening Reception: February 23, 5:30 – 8:00PM

The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02210

http://www.artonthemarquee.com/

Tanja Alexia Hollander reviewed in the Boston Globe

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

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Tanja Alexia Hollander opens at the Portland Museum of Art

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Tanja Alexia Hollander
Are You Really My Friend?

February 4, 2012 – June 17, 2012
Opening Reception: Friday, February 3: 5:00 – 7:00

http://www.portlandmuseum.org/Content/6408.shtml

Exhibition Events:

Friday, February 3: Opening Celebration for “Tanja Alexia Hollander: Are You Really My Friend?”

Thursday, March 8: Are They Really Friends?: A Discussion between Museum Director Mark Bessire and Artist Tanja Alexia Hollander

Portland Museum of Art
Seven Congress Square
Portland, Maine 04101

Die Raul: Elaine Bay and Raul Gonzalez open at Boston University’s 808 Gallery

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

808 Gallery at Boston University
The Calender’s Tales: Fantasy, Figuration, & Representation
Curated by Lynne Cooney

February 2nd – March 31st, 2012
Opening Reception: Thursday, February 2, 6:00 – 8:00

http://www.bu.edu/cfa/visual-arts/galleries/_808/

This group exhibition will feature a diverse group of artists, including Trenton Doyle Hancock, Hilary Harkness, Summer Wheat, and Wangechi Mutu.

808 Gallery at Boston University
808 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02446

Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 1-5pm and Sat & Sun 1-5pm