February 22, 2013 Crisply detailed Edouard Baldus images of the construction of the New Louvre circa 1855 at Fred Torres. February 20, 2013 Louis Stettner’s Chrysler Building interrupted by the AMC Theatres neon sign. In a side room at Bonni Benrubi. February 19, 2013 Tactile lemons and pomegranates in Paulette Tavormina’s painterly still life study at Robert Mann. February 15, 2013 An unpublished book maquette by David “Chim” Seymour in the second gallery at Howard Greenberg. February 13, 2013 Ghostly crowds of pilgrims on the beach at Rameswaram. Kenro Izu at Howard Greenberg. February 12, 2013 Lovely 19th century floral study of poppies by Charles Aubry, in the back room at Robert Mann. February 12, 2013 Leigh Ledare’s stained pink ceiling in the Nevermore group show at On Stellar Rays. February 11, 2013 The gridded geometric lines of Ezra Stoller’s 1950 DuPont chemical plant. At Yossi Milo. February 8, 2013 A layered composition of red pillows, a mirror, and hula-hooping on grandma’s bed. Katrina del Mar at Participant. February 6, 2013 The wispy, twisting, black lines of doubled rose twigs. Dirk Stewen at Tanya Bonakdar. February 5, 2013 Sculptural combinations of photographic scrims, probing transparency and reflection. Sabine Hornig at Tanya Bonakdar. February 4, 2013 Fragmented, interrupted, portrait reflections in black and white by Hrvoje Slovenc at Helac Fine Art. February 1, 2013 Back of the cab video short: Ryan McGinley’s red headed city runner. January 30, 2013 Book jacket photography – an Adam Fuss water baby photogram. January 29, 2013 A layered Martin Parr-ish tornado of ladies and cameras by Mónika Sziládi in the all Yale group show at Garis & Hahn. January 28, 2013 Clustered rectangular build ups/cut outs raise/excavate the picture plane. Ishmael Randall Weeks at Eleven Rivington. January 25, 2013 Jessica Labatte’s cut paper photo abstractions are like angular flattened origami. In the back gallery at Horton Gallery. January 23, 2013 Picked up back issues of Toilet Paper mag at Printed Matter last week. Surreal, subversive, impolite, and brilliant. January 21, 2013 Zachary Norman’s floating geometric solids in the Color Shift group show at Mixed Greens. January 18, 2013 Barbara Bloom’s early 1980s fake travel posters are still wonderfully slippery and arch. At Tracy Williams.