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Lutz Bacher

The New York Times, Lutz Bacher, Holland Cotter

ARTFORUM, Critics' Picks: Lutz Bacher, Chris Murtha 

 

Harun Farocki

New York Review of Books, April Films: Lucrecia Martel, Harun Farocki, 'Le Corbeau', and more

Screenslate, Videograms of a Revolution

Screenslate, As You See, Michael Eby

 

Dream of Solentiname

LaJornada, La utopía de Cardenal, en el Museo Jumex, Merry MacMasters

The Happening, Sueño de Solentiname 

Elpaís, Solentiname, el edén artístico de Nicaragua llega a México,  M. Lourdes Pallais

La Tempestad, Nuevas Exposiciones

El Sur, Recuerdan con expo la utopía de Solentinema, el pueblo proyetado por Ernesto Cardenal, Lourdes Zambrano 

Reforma, Resuge utopía de Solentiname, Lourdes Zambrano 

ArtReview, Dream of Solentiname at 80WSE, Jeppe Ugelvig

Artdaily, Exhibition at 80WSE Gallery Explores The Relationship Between Aesthetic and Politics in Central America 

Artefuse, Dream of Solentiname at 80WSE, Jamie Martinez

ARTFORUM, Dream of Solentiname, Lucas Matheson

ARTISHOCK, SUENO DE SOLENTINAME

The Brooklyn Rail, Dream of Solentiname, Madeline Murphy Turner

HYPERALLERGIC, The Art of Liberation in a Utopian Nicaraguan Community, Silivia Benedetti

The New Yorker, Dream of Solentiname 

NYU Art's Digest, Exploring Nicaragua's Artistic Utopia, Rachel Harrison

NYU Story, Remembering Solentiname 'a Utopia Under Construction', Niv M. Sultan

 

Patricia L. Boyd: Operator

ARTFORUM, Openings: Patricia L. Boyd, Annie Godfrey Larmon

Frieze, Portfolio: Patricia L. Boyd 

Peter Gidal: Condition of Illusion

ARTFORUM, Peter Gidal and the London Film-Makers' Coperative, Noam M. Elcott

 

Becky Beasley: A Gentle Man 

The New York Times, Review Roberta Smith

 

Ugo Rondinone: I ♥ John Giorno

ARTNEWS,  A Spin Through All 13 Venues of 'Ugo Rondinone: I ♥ John Giorno' in New York, Nate Freeman

ARTNEWS, In Honor of His 80th Birthday, John Giorno Will Be the Subject of a New York City-Wide Survey in June, Alex Greenberger

Artsy, Why Everyone Loves Poet, Warhol Muse, and Underground Hero John Giorno, Alexxa Gotthardt

Forbes, At Launch of First Major U.S. Exhibition, John Giorno Talks About Career of Collaboration, Katheryn Thayer

Hysteria Art Magazine, I ♥ John Giorno NYC, Sara Catalan

Newsweek, New York is Celebrating John Giorno, One of Last Great Underground Artists, Mary Kaye Schilling

The New York Times, A Kaleidoscopic John Giorno Retrospective, Sprinkled Around New York, Joshua Barone

Out Magazine, Prolific Gay Artist John Giorno Reflects His New Retrpsoective, Andy Warhol & AIDS, Chris Thomas

WNYC, Review: The Artist UGo Rondinone Wins the Award for World's Best Spouse, Deborah Solomon

 

Duane Linklater: From Our Hands

ARTMargins, DURABLE REMAINS: INDIGENOUS MATERIALISMS IN DUANE LINKLATER’S FROM OUR HANDS, Eugenia Kisin

HYPERALLERGIC, Review, Hrag Vartanian

Art in America, The Lookout: Duane Linklater, Lindsay Pollock

Art in America, Review: Duane Linklater, Elizabeth Buhe

The New Yorker, Goings On About Town: Duane Linklater

ARTFORUM, Critics' Picks: Duane Linklater, Katherine Brewer Ball

NYU Story, When Those White Gallery Walls Aren't Neutral, Eileen Raynolds

The New York Times, Review Holland Cotter

HYPERALLERGIC, Review Hrag Vartanian

Peforma Magazine, Duane Linklater and Hrag Vartanian Interview

Spike Magazine, Review Harry Burke

 

Ellen Cantor: Are you ready for love?

ARTFORUM, Scene Stealer: Jonathan Berger Talks to Johanna Fateman About the Art of Ellen Cantor

Frieze, Yours Truly: Irony nad Honesty Combine in the Work of the Late Ellen Cantor, Stephanie Degooyer

Mousse, Conditiones for a Failed Self, Laura McLean-Ferris

Art in America, Pleasure, Pain, and Politics: Ellen Cantor in New York, Dana Kopel

Huffington Post , How X-Rated Feminist Art Came Into Power (NSFW), Priscilla Frank

ArtSlant, Coming to Power (Again): A 1993 Exhibition of Sexually Explicit Feminist Art Still Resonates, Olivia B. Murphy

ArtReview, Review, Sam Korman

Artsy, The Women Who Championed Sexually Explicit Art in the '90s Are Relevant ss Ever, Casey Lesser

The New York Times, Art Fall Preview: From East Coast to West Coast. From Concrete to Ethereal, Martha Schwendener

The Nation, Ellen Cantor's Perpetual Revisions, Barry Schwabsky

 

Language of the Birds: Occult and Art

Art in America, The Lookout, Language of the Birds: Occult and Art, Will Smith

BEDFORD + BOWERY, A Little Bird Told Me: Aleister Crowley and Genesis P-Orridge in Occult Art Show, Nicole Disser

Night Flight, Strange Magic: Why occult-based art is about to cross your radar (if it hasn’t already), Brian Chidester

HYPERALLERGIC, ArtRx NYC, Jillian Steinhauer

Huffington Post, Delving Into The Shadowy World Of Occult Art, Priscilla Frank

The New York Times, Review, Ken Johnson

 

The Magic Flute

i.D., Queer Art-Punk Legend Vaginal Davis Opens Exhibition and Opera in New York, Charlotte Gush

The New Yorker, The 'Terrorist Drag' of Vaginal Davis, Grace Dunham

The New York Times, Vaginal Davis's Feminist Wall Reliefs Pledge 'Open Revolt', Holand Cotter

The New York Times, The Best in Art in 2015, Roberta Smith

 

David Nelson

The New York Times, David Nelson Exhibition Illuminates Evolution of His Work, Holland Cotter 

 

James 'Son Ford' Thomas: The Devil and His Blues

Art in America, Lookout Highlights of 2015

The New York Times, Review: Art Carved From Inequality by James 'Son Ford' Thomas, Roberta Smith 

Wall Street Journal, An 'Old Cowboy' at His Best, Plus Sculpture by a Bluesman, Peter Plagens

ARTFORUM , Critics'Picks: James 'Son Ford' Thomas, Andrew Kachel

ARTFORUM, Review, Matthew Higgs

ARTFORUM, Review, Lynne Cooke

Huffington Post, Jim Crow – Era Folk Artist Captures the Haunting Ways We Envision Death, Priscilla Frank

Culture Type, Summer Shows: 25 Noteworthy Exhibitions Feature Black Artists, Victoria L. Valentine

Art Daily, Sculptures by legendary Delta blues musician chronicle life in Mississippi, 1926-1993 

The Observer, 10 Things To Do in New York's Art World Before June 12, Paul Laster

Routes, The Devil and His Blues: James Son Ford Thomas, Ronald Bunn

Art Boullin, We all end up the clay, James Son Ford Thomas, Rachel Bernstein

Paste, James 'Son Ford' Thomas Captured 'The Devil and his Blues' In Art Pieces, Madison Rozakos

 

Learn to Read Art: A Surviving History of Printed Matter 

WhiteHot Magazine, Learn To Read Art: A Surviving History of Printed Matter, Lynn Maliszewski

HYPERALLERGIC, ArtRx NYC, Hrag Vartanian

Wall Street Journal, Chelsea Gallery Gets Retrospective at New York University

Art in America, New York's Best 2014, Simon Castets

ARTFORUM, Learn to Read Art: A Surving History of Printed Matter, Lauren O'Neill-Butler

Brooklyn Rail, Learn to Read Art: A Surviving History of Printed Matter, Max Schumann with Maya Harakawa

 

80WSE's 2013-2014 Season

Vulture, The 19 Best Art Shows of 2014Jerry Saltz 

 

NEW SIGHTS, NEW NOISE

Bedford + Bowery, We Visited Michael Stipe's Studio, and So Can You, Robin Cembalest

Gayletter, NEW SIGHTS, NEW NOISE, Video

Billboard, R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe Teaching NYU Art Class About the Internet's Reckless Cynicism, Chris Payne

Dazed, Michael Stipe is Teaching Art at NYU, Thomas Gorton

 

DEVOTION: Excavating Bob Mizer 

W Magazine, Hot Rod, Vince Aletti 

The New York Times, Beyond Beefcake in the Work of a Gay Pioneer, Ken Johnson

New York Magazine, Fantasy Camp: Photographs by Legend Bob Mizer Come Up for Air, Carl Swanson

HYPERALLERGIC, Collecting Themselves: The Archives of Afrika Bambaataa and Bob Mizer, Lisa Darms 

 

Hale Woodruff 

The New York Times, In Electric Moments, History Transfigured, Robert Smith 

 

Tony Conrad

Art in America, Review Tony Conrad, Anne Doran

The New York Times, Art in Review: Tony Conrad 'Doing the City: Urban Community Interventions, Holland Cotter

ARTFORUM, Critics' Picks: Tony Conrad, Laura O'Neill-Butler

Frieze, Tony Conrad, Nicolas Linnert

 

Gran Fury: Read My Lips

ARTFORUM, Gran Fury: Read My Lips, Douglas Crimp

The Atlantic, How AIDS Was Branded: Looking Back at ACT UP Design, Steven Heller

The New York Times, When Acting Up Meant Arting Up, Martha Schwendener

The Huffington Post, 'Gran Fury: Read My Lips' Exhibit Documents AIDS Activist Art Collective's Work 

HYPERALLERGIC, Is Art Enough? Gran Fury in Perspective, Emily Colucci

OUT, Activism as Art: Gran Fury Gets a NYC Retrospective

DNA info, NYU Exhibit Features Artists' Response to New York's AIDS Crisis, Della Hasselle

Art 21, Queer Past/ Queer Future:In Coversation, Aldrin Valdez

Occupy 2012, ACT UP Occupy 

Keep the Lights On, Gran Fury at 80WSE - Adam Baran

 

Marlene McCarty

Art In America, Marlene McCarty's Resilient Fury, Aimee Walleston

The New York Times, Marlene McCarty: 'i'm into you now: some work from 1980-2010, Holland Cotter

ARTFORUM, Haunted Housing, Nick Stillman

 

Stuart Sherman

Art in America, The Many Spectacles of Stuart Sherman, by Media Farzin

ARTFORUM, Best of 2010, Mattew Higgs

The New York Times, A Tabletop Conjurer, Rediscovered, Holland Cotter

The Brooklyn Rail,The Stuart Sherman Spectacle, Liz Axelrod

Frieze, Stuart Sherman, Steven Stern

Triple Canopy, man / man / grimace / grimace / pivot / pivot, by Sam Frank

ARTFORUM, Best of 2010, Matthew Higgs

ARTFORUM, Best of 2009, Amy Sillman

ARTFORUM, Stuart Sherman: 80WSE GALLERY, Lauren O’Neill-Butler

ArtSlant, Virtues of Smoke and Mirrors, Michelle Levy

Audio tour of 'Beginningless Thought/Endless Seeing: The Works of Stuart Sherman' with Yolanda Hawkins, curator. (NYU Steinhardt, 2009)


Denim

Dossier, Denim at the 80WSE Galleries 

Art in America, It's In the Jeans, Sarah Stephenson

Culturebot, Three places in the Art world, DJ MCDONALD

 

Shrines and Masquerades

The New York Times, A Multicultural Swirl of Africa, the Americas and Even Outer Space, Holland Cotter