Armory Show 2012

Armory Show 2012

Seeing Red at L&M’s ADAA Booth

Image from John Baldessari's Portrait, Various Identities With Name/Date Cards." Courtesy L&M Gallery.

One of the booths that caught our eye immediately at the ADAA Art Show was L&M’s–most notably because its walls are painted bright red.

Of course that wasn’t the only thing that drew us there. The gallery is showing works from the ’70s by John Baldessari including Portrait, Various Identities with Name/Date Cards and Untitled (Directional Piece). Read More

Armory Show 2012

Theaster Gates to Hold Court at the Armory Show

Theaster Gates, 'Civil Tapestries,' 2011. (Courtesy the artist and Kavi Gupta Gallery)

Some of today’s most celebrated artists really want to spend time with you. At her 2010 Museum of Modern Art retrospective, Marina Abramovic invited visitors to sit across from her and stare. Los Angeles Dawn Kasper has installed her studio in this year’s Whitney Biennial and is chatting with guests. And now the Chicago artist Theaster Gates has decided to sit in a café at the Armory Show from March 8 to 10, speaking with all comers. Read More