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July / August 2012

July / August 2012 Edition

Volume 33, Issue 4

FEATURES

Provincetown’s Art Colonizers     By Deborah Forman
The outstanding work of a persistently contemporary art colony is seen
afresh through special Robert Motherwell and Long Point Gallery
exhibitions mounted in tandem in Provincetown this summer.

William Kentridge: Calling History into the Studio

By Christopher Capozzola
By means of the recent Norton Lectures at Harvard through which Kentridge performed his sublime “Six Drawing Lessons,” the author draws his own meaningful lessons about the creative urgency of the studio environment.

Art on TV      By Judith Tolnick Champa
As its sixth season emerges, Art21 continues to chart a uniquely innovative
educational course, documenting contemporary artists internationally in its
PBS series and in multiple media without parallel.

Columns

Letters

FlashPoints

Book Review
Another Side of Giacometti
By Susan Mulski

Book Review
George Wardlaw:
Outward Expressionism
By Leah Triplett

Film
Another Form of Thinking
By Ethan Gilsdorf

Market
Money, the Marketplace and the Muse
By Judy Ann Goldman

Museums
Keeping Contemporary at the deCordova
By Susan Mulski

Museums
A Laboratory for the Fine Arts Revisited
By Christine Temin

Opinion
A Not So Retiring Eye
By David Bonetti

Profile
Inside Joe Fig’s Studio
By Monroe A. Denton

Schools
A Tale of Two Ambitious Art Schools
By Debbie Hagan

Destination
Cape Ann Contemporary
By Mary Bucci McCoy

Destination
A Midcoast Maine Meander
By Carl Little

 

REVIEWS

SPOTLIGHT

Joan Backes at the Newport Art Museum and Dedee Shattuck Gallery
by Stephen Vincent Kobasa

CONNECTICUT

Jan Tichy at the Wadsworth Atheneum
by Stephen Vincent Kobasa

Paper Trail at the Housatonic Museum
by Rachael Palacios

Karen Kilimnik at The Brant Foundation Art Study Center
by Christian Holland

MAINE

Clare Stone at the Ethel H. Blum Gallery, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor
by Carl Little

Alex Katz at Colby College Museum of Art
by Carl Little

MASSACHUSETTS

Off the Wall at the Danforth Art Museum
by Alicia Faxon

Furniture With Soul at Gallery NAGA
by Christine Temin

Joachim Koester at MIT List Visual Arts Center
by Evan Smith

Manet in Black at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
by Jack Curtis

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Eric Aho at Currier Museum of Art
by Christopher Volpe

Edward Burtynsky at the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College

by Craig Stockwell

RHODE ISLAND

rolemodelplaytime at David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University
by Elysian McNiff

Wendy Richmond at the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
by Leah Triplett

VERMONT


David Stromeyer at Burlington City Arts

by Lindsay J. Westley

IN EVERY ISSUE

Calendar

Focus on: Cape Ann

Focus on: Midcoast Maine

Summer Getaway Guide

Guide to Art Schools and Workshops

Art Guide

Exhibitions

Classifieds

Art Seen


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