Category: Essays

NYC GETS NASTY

  NASTY WOMEN Thursday, January 12 – Sunday, January 15, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, January 12, 2017, 7-10pm Accompanying Programs: Friday, January 13 – Sunday, January 15, 2017 2017 is Year of the Nasty Woman. In 2016 it was spoken, and in 2017 it was sealed. What do I mean by this? I’m referencing the […]

UPCOMING OPENINGS: Central Booking, Lehmann Maupin & Paul Kasmin

With Labor Day swiftly approaching, New Yorkers are savoring final moments at beaches in the Far Rockaways and The Hamptons before their social calendars become flooded with a plethora of events in the concrete jungle. For the NYC art world, the month of September is traditionally stippled with multiple gallery openings and premieres–and this year is no exception. In just a few […]

On Morna and Morebeza: Reflections of Cabo Verde

Last month I spent three weeks in the Cape Verde Islands, Africa. While I was in “Cabo Verde” –as the locals call it — I established a partnership with two different art initiatives to co-curate two separate exhibitions. My first project, Shades of Morna, was in collaboration with international design outfit Sabura Art + Design. The exhibition featured […]