Quick study

This edition includes links to upcoming Open Studio dates, Clyfford Still’s pastels, the Miami art fair participant lists, Thornton Willis upstate, the gold toilet at the Guggenheim, the resurrection of Ginzel’s much-loved List, a review of Molly Crabapple’s show at Postmasters, George Bush’s new painting project, and more.

Marie Thibeault
Marie Thibeault, installation view at Two Coats of Paint. Open Studio Friday, September 23, 5-8, and Saturday, Sept. 24, 11-1. 55 Washington St., #321, Brooklyn.

Clyfford Still pastel drawing, 1959.

opens at the Clyfford Still Museum in Denver on October 14, andhas a good preview. According to curator Dean Sobel, Still produced over a thousand pastel works on paper during the last two decades of his life.


The Miami art fairs are releasing their lists of participants, and I’m happy to report that SEASON will be presenting a solo show of my work at . Check out the NADA participants here. Art Basel Miami .


Thornton Willis
Thornton Willis at Freddy. Installation view.

Email: From Joshua Abelow’s church-gallery in Harris, New York: Images of Thornton Willis’s solo show. Looks good. On view through October 15th, by appointment. Check out more installation shots .


Gold toilet
Maurizio Cattelan, America, 2016

You’ve probably already heard that there’s a …? Installation view of Maurizio Cattelan, America, 2016, at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Courtesy of Marian Goodman Gallery. Photo: Kris McKay © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation.


Molly Crabapple
Molly Crabapple, installation view at Postmasters.

At, a blogazine known more for their hilarious GIF of the Day posts than for coverage of painting exhibitions, Emily Colucci contributes a good review of Molly Crabapple’s : “Crabapple’s muses are not you500彩票网手机版官网r typical Warholian superstars. They are witches, hackers, sex columnists, sex workers, philosophers, anarchists and revolutionaries. Whether friends, colleagues or role models, her subjects are kickass, unapologetic subcultural figures. And she makes sure you500彩票网手机版官网 know it by presenting a sentence about each muse below their name on the exhibition’s checklist…” .


reports that. We miss the utilitarian nature of the original mailing list–so easy to cut, paste, print, and use to recommend shows, but we’re glad it’s back (even if in a more complex form).


George Bush Portrait paintings
Bush’s book cover.

George W.Bush continues to paint and, from the images on the book cover, it looks like he’s improving. According to , he’s “combining his interests in writing and painting in a new art book, Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief’s Tribute to American Warriors.” Odd subject for a combat avoider who got the country into some serious war trouble.


Upcoming Open Studio events / dates:
: Friday, Sept. 23, 5- 8 pm, Saturday Sept 24, 11 -1 pm. 55 Washington Street, #321, DUMBO, Brooklyn. With resident artist Marie Thibeault.
Artists’ Reception, Saturday, September 24, 5-8pm
Saturday, September 24, 12-8pm
Sunday, September 25, 12-6pm
92 Plymouth Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.
: October 1 and 2.
October 14-16.
(New Haven): October 7 -30.

If you500彩票网手机版官网 know of other Open Studio events, please add them in the Comments section. Thanks!

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