Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel

Timing is everything. Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel, a retrospective of Ms. Lucas’ work,  has taken the New Museum more than a dozen years to mount. And there couldn’t be a more perfect time to explore this feminist artist’s oeuvre. Sexcapades of our government officials assault us daily,  and women wearing pink pussy hats are speaking…

Jim Shaw – The End is Here at the New Museum

Jim Shaw, an icon in the Los Angeles art scene since the 1970’s has come east in a big way. And I mean big!  The retrospective Jim Shaw-The End is Here takes up three floors of this museum. I always work top down at the New Museum and when you enter the top floor of…

Chris Ofili: Night and Day at New Museum

Enter the second floor of the New Museum and you feel like you’ve landed in the midst of the Black Power Movement of late 60’s- early 70’s. The work is Chris Ofili’s, an English artist born to Nigerian parents who now lives in Trinidad. Night and Day is a mid-career survey of the his work. In…