April 2017

  • It's that time of year again: Breakout artists! I wrote a profile on the wonderful and talented Aram Han Sifuentes for NewcityCheck it

March 2017

  • Without fail, the Whitney Biennial causes a stir in the artworld; the 2017 iteration, marking the return of the exhibition in the museum's new space, is no exception. I weighed in with a short take on the controversy. Read it at artcritical.  

February 2017

  • I wrote on the affecting exhibition at Northwestern University's Block Museum of Art for the Chicago Reader. "Kader Attia: Reflecting Memory" is on view through April 16th.

December 2016

  • Tuesday, 13 December, join me and Parsons & Charlesworth for a conversation at Claudia Cassidy Center from 6pm as we discuss "Spectacular Vernacular" with Art Institute design curator Zoe Ryan. It's the last public program in the exhibition. If you're in Chicago, we hope to see you!

November 2016

October 2016

  • Read some thoughts on Larry Achiampong's first US solo exhibition over at Hyperallergic
  • Excited to participate in Culture Mixtape as part of "Spectacular Vernacular" on October 23 with Petra Bachamier (Luftwerk), SAIC design progressors Illona Gaynor and Helen Maria Nugent; Iker Gil and microbiologist Andrew Scarpelli. If you're around, please join us as we talk about things that inspire us having nothing to do with microbiology, writing, art, or design. 

September 2016

  • I spent three weeks in Brazil, getting to know a group of amazingly talented locals, and checking out the bienal, which I wrote about recently. Read more.  
  • Over the last year, I've gotten to know the lovely people behind the design studio Parsons & Charlesworth. It has been my pleasure to write an essay for the exhibition "Spectacular Vernacular" at the Chicago Cultural Center on September 10th. If you are in Chicago on September 16 please join us for the opening reception. 
  • Newcity's Art 50, Artist Edition has been released. I wrote about some of the city's best and brightest

August 2016

Back in February, I visited Videobrasil, just as it was re-opening to the public in its new home. Read my interview with its chief curator and director, Solange Farkas in Guernica

July 2016

  • I wrote a profile on a group of amazing curators who are using their positions in institutions to make the arts ecosystem better. Read it at ArtSlant. 
  • Read my take on The Propeller Group's recent exhibitions.

May 2016

  • I'm part of the Review Panel talking all things art at the Brooklyn Public Library on May 10. If you are in town, please stop by!

April 2016

March 2016