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. June 26, 2013 The physical and spatial disruption of multi-colored stickers. Jason Evans at Aperture Gallery. June 25, 2013 Sweaty, big hair, club girl glamour. Keizo Kitajima in the NYC c1985 summer group show at ClampArt. June 25, 2013 Nude holding a loaf of Wonder bread isn’t a phrase I get to use very often. Brad Elterman at Marlborough Chelsea June 21, 2013 Cut holes threaten an abandoned painting – a recent John Divola in the Endless Bummer II group show at Marlborough Chelsea. June 14, 2013 Mount Fuji seen through a jumble of colliding angular planes. Satomi Shirai in a group show at Lesley Heller Workspace. June 13, 2013 The subdued elegant side of Arne Svenson’s controversial telephoto voyeurism, at Julie Saul Gallery. June 12, 2013 Signs that no longer provide meaning – blanked out, empty, and illegible. Mark Woods at Newman Popiashvili Gallery. June 11, 2013 Elemental circular forms, covered in textural drips and residue. Erin Shirreff at Lisa Cooley. June 11, 2013 Richly organic, maze-like mud spirals by Ana Mendieta. At Galerie Leong. June 10, 2013 Merce Cunningham dancers as calligraphic notes on a musical score. Jaye Rhee at Doosan Gallery. June 10, 2013 Ross Racine’s Photoshop aerials of intricately plotted fictional suburbs. Just closed at Front Room Gallery.