Derrick Adams with Amanda Gluibizzi
Derrick Adamss new show at The FLAG Art Foundation, I Can Show You Better than I Can Tell You, is a tribute to the artists commitment to color, pattern, and the conditions that make up everyday moments of Black life in America: an expressive melding of form and content.
Leidy Churchman with Louis Block
In the lead up to Churchman’s first show of monotypes at Matthew Marks, I visited their studio in Tribeca. Surrounded by paintings in progress, notably a giant diagram of a black hole, we sat down for an interview.
Ishmael Reed with Bob Holman
Though it may be difficult to edge in a question during Ishs mammoth intellect spew, his non-stop provocateurship, one things for surewhat were living through now he wrote about back in the sixties, which means that what hes theorizing about now we can look forward to actually happening in another fifty years.
Tammy Nguyen with Megan N. Liberty
Nguyen transforms her research into glittering lacquered paper paintings, collages, and artists books.
The Irving Sandler Essay
Portrait of a RoomBy Raymond Foye
For almost sixty years Jordan Belson lived in the same charming corner of San Francisco, the bohemian enclave known as North Beach, named after the region of Italy from where the locals emigratedthe Gulf of Trieste. Rents were cheap and neighbors tolerant.