August 6, 2013 A still life of parallel textures: brick/concrete and rebar/cherry stem/chain link. Marina Pinsky at Scaramouche Gallery. August 5, 2013 Erica Baum’s geometric, almost narrative, dog-eared book pages in the Chick Lit group show at Tracy Williams. August 2, 2013 A corner pyramid of teenage kissers. Ed Templeton in the Folklore group show at Joshua Liner Gallery. August 2, 2013 Jagged layers of distorted green glitches. Sean Dack at Fitzroy Gallery. July 31, 2013 Under the hot lights, Ella Fitzgerald loses herself in the music. Herman Leonard’s jazz photographs at Robert Mann. July 31, 2013 The bulbous rounded forms of Hans Bellmer opened up, in the Hair and Skin summer show at Derek Eller. July 29, 2013 A wall of 1990s era Wolfgang Tillmans, hung amidst the permanent collection of paintings at MoMA. July 29, 2013 Jittering, loosely joyful, multiple exposure image of Saigon motorbike cruising. Ed Kashi at Anastasia Photo. July 26, 2013 Mysterious colored smoke animates the landscape. Melissa Dubbin and Aaron Davidson in Alchemical at Steven Kasher Gallery. July 26, 2013 Great unexpected angle/vantage point in this Bertien van Manen image in the sleep themed show at Andrea Meislin Gallery. July 25, 2013 Half landscapes, half birds at the Eliot Porter show at Paula Cooper. July 25, 2013 A recent Daniel Gordon constructed face in the anniversary show at Wallspace. Picasso-esque, but still photographic. July 25, 2013 Late 80s B/W panoramas of US/Mexico border drop sites. Susan Meiselas in the group show at Galerie Lelong. July 22, 2013 Lookalike paired portraits of young women and Egyptian statues. Lorraine O’Grady in Skin Trade at PPOW Gallery. July 19, 2013 Quirky late 60s conceptualism – Robert Kinmont’s favorite dirt roads portfolio at Alexander and Bonin. 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.