Christo and Peter Doig, November 5th 2015
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Christo and Peter Doig, November 5th 2015

It was wonderful to see Christo and his team last evening at the Craig F. Starr Gallery’s opening of “Christo: Show Windows and Store Fronts, 1963-67”. It’s been ten years since Jeanne-Claude and Christo presented their monumental project, “The Gates, (Project for Central Park) in 2005,  where my role as the liaison between the artists and … Continue reading

Frank Stella at the Whitney Museum October 28, 2015
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Frank Stella at the Whitney Museum October 28, 2015

After the inaugural exhibition, “America is Hard to See”, “Frank Stella: A Retrospective” at the Whitney Museum is a superb choice by Director Adam Weinberg and long overdue. At the opening, Frank, a young 79 years old was holding court and greeting the guests, always humble, still vigorous and captivating. The 70 works spanning six … Continue reading

Studio Visit with Tom Sachs, Giuseppe Penone at Marian Goodman, Massimiliano Gioni and Jeffrey Deitch at the NY Public Library
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Studio Visit with Tom Sachs, Giuseppe Penone at Marian Goodman, Massimiliano Gioni and Jeffrey Deitch at the NY Public Library

On March 9th, we returned to visit Tom Sachs in his studio to see “Institutional” an iconic Cabinet that was in progress for a couple of years.  Tom proudly took us through his “Tea Ceremony”, which has fascinated him and was first showcased in his “Space Program Mars” installation at the Park Avenue Armory in … Continue reading