seismic shifts

Seismic Shifts, at the National Academy Museum, “spotlights artists and architects who challenge disciplinary boundaries, confront critical questions, and alter the perception of contemporary art.

rooms of wonder

Rooms of Wonder, at the Groiler Club, features items “drawn from the private library of curator Florence Fearrington, as well as from collections at Harvard’s Houghton Library, the Getty Research Institute Library, and the Peabody Library at Johns Hopkins University.”

el anatsui

Pot of Wisdom, El Anatsui’s show at Jack Shainman, “explores new formal approaches to color, composition and line.”

francis alÿs

REEL-UNREEL, Francis Alÿs’ show at David Zwirner, “includes a film the artist made in Kabul, Afghanistan, depicting a street game played by local children, as well as a series of paintings of color bars.”

brice marden

Brice Marden’s Red Yellow Blue paintings show at Gagosian “is the first time that all four paintings comprising the historic group have been shown together.”