July 19, 2013 Nude lost in the textural, all-over patterns of indoor plants. Scott Alario in the RISD MFA show at ClampArt. July 17, 2013 Cinematic diptychs with elusive, enigmatic narratives. Mac Adams at Elizabeth Dee. July 17, 2013 Typology of overgrown, ivy-covered tombstones. Lisa Tan in the summer group show at Simon Preston. July 16, 2013 Rosalind Solomon’s honest/tender 1980s “Portraits in the Time of AIDS” project, revisited at Bruce Silverstein. July 16, 2013 Alfredo Jaar’s haunting portfolio of Robben Island prison scenes, in the group show at Peter Blum. July 15, 2013 The ruins of Pripyat (‘Atomgrad’) measured by an O’Sullivan-like yardstick. Jane and Louise Wilson at 303 Gallery. July 15, 2013 Video interviews explore the lost pathways of Arab photographic history/memory. Akram Zaatari at MoMA. July 12, 2013 The dark despair of mourning. María Magdalena Campos-Pons in the summer group show at Stephan Stoyanov Gallery. July 10, 2013 Photocollage of gold bunting, palm fronds, and a floral dress. Thrush Holmes in the summer group show at Feature Inc. July 10, 2013 Fishing in the hole of a bagel with cream cheese. Christopher Boffoli at Winston Wächter Fine Art. July 9, 2013 Optimism in photographic edition sizing. July 9, 2013 A layered world of plywood, pressboard, wooden boxes and naked limbs. Mika Rottenberg in the Jew York show at Untitled. July 5, 2013 Modified star charts where constellations are replaced by images of animal fur. Demetrius Oliver at Louis B. James. July 5, 2013 Sol LeWitt’s photo mural of graffiti and urban signage. Outside on the street at the Mondrian SoHo. July 2, 2013 Impossibly perched ore sample with dangling golden charm chains. Shamus Clisset at On Stellar Rays. July 2, 2013 Lots of Wojnarowicz’ Arthur Rimbaud in New York later prints in the Truck Baby summer group show at Rachel Uffner Gallery. July 1, 2013 Cuban seniors and swirling gestural paint decorate decaying Havana buildings. JR and José Parlá at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery. June 28, 2013 Youth as performance – girls and their look-alike American Girl dolls. Ilona Szwarc at Foley Gallery. June 28, 2013 Elongated, mirror-distorted portraits of African tribesmen. Elisabeth Sunday at Throckmorton Fine Art. June 26, 2013 Censored Libyan imagery converted into striated binary distortions. Jehad Nga in the side room at Bonni Benrubi.