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O / U at P! And Room East

by Rob Goyanes on August 11, 2016
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Two galleries, P! and Room East—located about five blocks from each other, respectively in Chinatown and the Lower East Side—came together for a group show titled O / U. That’s shorthand for “over-under,” which may refer to the sports wager where you bet on the combined score in a game. The text for the exhibition suggests it may also refer to “a complicated sexual position, a type of double barrel shotgun,” or the formal qualities of overprinting or undercutting. Of course, overall, it suggests that the conceptual layering is heaavy, though the two galleries are spare and clean and contemporary looking.

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The Best 25 Shows of 2015

by The AFC Staff on December 31, 2015
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2015 was great for art. For all the bitching that went on about art fairs, the dominance of the market, and sub-par museum shows (cough, cough Björk), I saw more great shows than I have in my ten years working as a critic in New York. Rather than try to whittle our picks down to a few select shows, we wrote up every show we thought was truly exemplary.

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Vahap Avşar at P! and Protocinema: That Strange Man is Not Your Friend

by Paddy Johnson on December 9, 2015
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Vahap Avşar selects images from the vast archive of Turkey’s AND Postcard Company. They are creepy.

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We Went to the Yayoi Kusama Selfie Chamber

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on May 19, 2015
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In which we go into a ton of detail over all three parts of “Give Me Love,” Yayoi Kusama’s latest exhibition at David Zwirner.

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A Feng-Shui Master Advises LES Gallery on Redesign

by Paddy Johnson on February 24, 2015
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Three years ago, Project Projects co-founder Prem Krishnamurthy launched P! in an inconspicuous storefront space at 334 Broome. Now, come March 1, 2015, K., a temporary gallery conceived by P! will take over the newly renovated space for six months.

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Moniker Decorates NADA

by Paddy Johnson on December 5, 2014
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Of all the work at NADA P!’s installation with the Amsterdam design collective Moniker, probably stands out the most.

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We Went to The Lower East Side: Looking Back at History

by Paddy Johnson and Whitney Kimball on June 20, 2014
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We visit CANADA’s Supports/Surfaces show and P!’s Elaine Lustig Cohen and Heman Chong show. Mixed reviews for all!

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Hair-braiding, Yodeling, and the Civil War

by Henry Kaye on June 3, 2014
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Welcome to June. After a month of fairs and other high-end events, we’ve got some fresh events to feed your need for quirk.

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Let’s Get Real

by Corinna Kirsch and Whitney Kimball on January 13, 2014
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If the economy has given us one gift in the emerging art world, it’s a lot of activities involving sweatbands and opportunities for cheap dates. This week is no different.

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