May 31, 2013 An elegantly jarring anatomical nude hybrid by John Stezaker at Petzel Gallery. May 28, 2013 Playing mahjong in masks and snorkels. Yang Yi’s melancholy submerged city vignettes at Galerie Richard. May 28, 2013 Gestural, intimate darkroom abstraction, solarized and striated. Anthony Pearson at Marianne Boesky Gallery. May 16, 2013 Keith Smith’s jittering, shape-driven bus composite. At Bruce Silverstein through 6/1. May 16, 2013 Bloody presidential politics in 1980s Panama, as covered by Ron Haviv. In a student curated show at Milbrook School. May 7, 2013 Shadowy dappled light portrait of a blind schoolboy in Sierra Leone. Tim Hetherington at Yossi Milo. May 6, 2013 Massive aspirational branding as a backdrop for everyday urban life. Natan Dvir at Anastasia Photo. May 1, 2013 Bert Stern shooting David Bailey shooting Veruschka for Vogue in 1961. At Staley-Wise. April 30, 2013 A kissing couple snapshot digitally split and restitched. Nikolai Ishchuk in the project room at Denny Gallery. April 30, 2013 An elegantly jumbled kitchen sink of still life forms and shadows. Margaret Watkins at Robert Mann. April 29, 2013 Reinterpreting found 19th century glass plate negatives of Venetian antiques. F&D Cartier at Hous Projects. April 29, 2013 Tiny figures dwarfed by the massive reflective presence of the Echo satellite/balloon. Exhibition Space at Apexart. April 26, 2013 Everyday Iraq seen through the porthole of a Humvee. Great intruding stair-step steel bar. Benjamin Lowy at Gasser Grunert. April 26, 2013 The male body iteratively fragmented into spheres, cones, and flat abstractions. Duane Michals at DC Moore Gallery. April 24, 2013 Melissa Cacciola’s modern military tintypes at United Photo Industries are a smart foil for the Met’s Civil War show. April 19, 2013 A few photography highlights from NYC 1993 exhibit at the New Museum (3 of 3) – Gillian Wearing’s I’m desperate April 19, 2013 A few photography highlights from NYC 1993 exhibit at the New Museum (2 of 3) – Zoe Leonard’s anatomical model April 19, 2013 A few photography highlights from NYC 1993 exhibit at the New Museum (1 of 3) – Wolfgang Tillmans’ embrace with gun scarf April 19, 2013 1963 letter from the Library of Congress rejecting Ed Ruscha’s donation of Twentysix Gasoline Stations. At Gagosian Gallery. April 17, 2013 Hairy legs floating over Chelsea. Ryan McGinley on the High Line billboard.