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By Joseph DiDomizio » Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Traveling to capture footage for her most recent installation, Millie Chen came across an empty room. Chen was in Cambodia, in Tuol Sleng, the infamous site of a high school used by the Khmer Rouge in... Read More

By Brooke Leboeuf » Thursday, February 5, 2015

Artist Kurt Treeby has painstakingly re-created, in the most unlikely of media, some of the world’s most celebrated artworks, from Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel ceiling to Picasso’s “Guernica.... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Jazz is usually the draw at Allentown’s Pausa Art House on Wadsworth Street. The small, renovated house has a lounge with a bar at the front, connected by a thin hallway to the performance spac... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Monday, January 19, 2015

Artist: Catherine Shuman Miller // Title: "Intermaze" // On view through March 22 in Betty's Sometimes we need a little bit of structure in order to be truly free. This is one of the central par... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Every museum contains a few tricky, out-of-the way spaces that serve some essential architectural purpose but are seemingly less friendly to art. These spaces, such as the Albright-Knox Art Gallery... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Tuesday, December 23, 2014

A rolling series of snaps and pops drifts through the narrow opening of the contemporary project space in the Burchfield Penney Art Center. It is the sound of Geiger counters measuring background radi... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Tuesday, December 16, 2014

For a booming city at the height of its power and influence, Alexander O. Levy was the right artist at the right time.When the German-born artist arrived here from New York City in 1909 to work as an ... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Artist: Julie Molloy // Exhibition: "Inside Voices" // Through Jan. 5 in Rō For Julie Molloy, the human face is a source of deep fascination, a contested zone where our internal emotions often cla... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Tuesday, November 25, 2014

“Tacita Dean: The Friar’s Doodle,” a meditative and engrossing four-piece exhibit made up of three gouache on gelatin silver prints and the eponymous 16 mm silent film, occupies t... Read More

By Brooke Leboeuf » Monday, November 24, 2014

There is a certain fearlessness to Helen Frankenthaler. It is evident both in her work and in the way she forged a remarkable career through the male-dominated art world of the 1950s. As a young pa... Read More
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