Tag: Mark Bradford


Rackstraw Downes and Mark Bradford win MacArthur Genius Grants

Mark Bradford, “Giant,” 2007, mixed media collage on canvas, 102 x 144.” Courtesy Sikkema Jenkins. Rackstraw Downes, “Under The J Line At Alabama Avenue,”2007, oil on canvas, 20 x 32.” Courtesy Betty Cunningham Gallery.  There are three criteria for selection of MacArthur Fellows: exceptional creativity, promise for important future advances […]


Mark Bradford’s live feed in LA

IN the LA Times, Christopher Knight reports about a sign that went up over Steve Turner Contemporary, a Wilshire Boulevard gallery directly across the street from the new Broad Contemporary Art Museum at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. “On black tarpaulin lying flat on the rooftop, capital letters […]


NYTimes Art in Review: Martin, Bradford, Poons

“Chris Martin,” (click through for good set of images) Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY. Through March 1. Roberta Smith: “It makes sense that Mr. Martin had his first solo show in 1988. Although he rightfully counts the painters Alfred Jensen and Forrest Bess among his inspirations, his style might […]