Wednesday, July 1, 2020

3 Art Gallery Shows to Explore From Home

Michele Giambono’s 15th-century painting “The Man of Sorrows.”Credit...via 56 Henry
Galleries and museums are getting creative about presenting work online during the coronavirus crisis. Here are three shows worth viewing virtually: "Richard Diebenkorn"  (Ongoing). Van Doren Waxter,; "Labyrinth of Solitude" (Ongoing). 56 Henry, It’s not exactly a new idea, but with so many museums and galleries still closed, it’s a timely one. And the curator Jens Hoffmann has taken this approach, which he calls “soft curating,” for an exciting, if not entirely convincing, ride in the online show. "Thaddeus Mosley" (Through July 24). Karma, (open by appointment). Taken as a whole, the most populous display looks like a forest, with the works’ grooves and marks recalling tree bark. [More]