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David Zwirner

The Unsparing Vision of Alice Neel

by Paddy Johnson on April 17, 2015
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How much can a portrait or landscape tell us about a person or a time period? A shocking amount, if the Alice Neel exhibition at David Zwirner is any indication.

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Abu Dhabi Art: An Intimate Art Fair Experience

by Paddy Johnson on November 5, 2014
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After a Tuesday night opening at the Manarat Al Saadiyat that involved a near two hour Patti Smith performance and the glitteriest of the glitterati, Wednesday afternoon at Abu Dhabi Art seemed quiet by comparison. A steady stream of collectors were milling about the halls this first day of the fair, though just as often, so too were the dealers.

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Recommended Shows: Jason Rhoades at David Zwirner

by Paddy Johnson on October 1, 2014
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Even if faux-factory warehouses aren’t your bag, a nod has to be given to the tremendously detailed reconstruction of Jason Rhoades’s 2007 installation.

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David Zwirner’s Annual Pop-Up Bookstore Opens This Week

by Henry Kaye on July 22, 2014
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We here at Art F City imagine our readers to get instant and profound satisfaction from glossy books filled with art, perhaps neatly stacked into organized piles.

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A Lifetime With On Kawara: Dead at 81

by Paddy Johnson on July 11, 2014
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Twenty-two hours ago On Kawara’s Twitter feed published a single message: I AM STILL ALIVE. The account publishes that same message every day, and has done so since 2009. The updates are probably automatic, and not authored by the artist himself. He died yesterday at the age of 81.

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Is Jordan Wolfson’s Art Meaningless?

by Paddy Johnson on March 25, 2014
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“This work is not about adding any value.” says Jordan Wolfson. In his recent exhibition at David Zwirner, that appears to be the case.

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