tagged: independent 2015

Playful? Or Childish? The Art We Deserve

by Joel Kuennen
Hopping around the fairs you start to notice some trends in material and content. We’ve noticed a healthy use of floral foam at Independent and Armory, rock-climbing grips as wall plinths, new-media on canvas, and a whole bunch of animated icons making their way into the pictorial plane. There is a lot of playfulness this year… but it’s all rather childish. Per Fhager at Stene, exhibiting at Volta NY   On a far wall in the upper reaches of Independent, there’s a photo diptych, one half of... [more]
Posted by Joel Kuennen on 3/6/15