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......... Adventures in art ......... Blair Asbury Brooks
#JamesSiena typewriter drawing #detail @sargentsdaughters  (at Sargent’s Daughters)

#JamesSiena typewriter drawing #detail @sargentsdaughters (at Sargent’s Daughters)

#JamesSiena typewriter drawing #detail @sargentsdaughters  (at Sargent’s Daughters)

#JamesSiena typewriter drawing #detail @sargentsdaughters (at Sargent’s Daughters)

#JamesSiena’s typewriter drawings…(with a passing nod to Carl Andre’s poetry) pushing further with his own language and systems. I adore these. @sargentsdaughters  (at Sargent’s Daughters)

#JamesSiena’s typewriter drawings…(with a passing nod to Carl Andre’s poetry) pushing further with his own language and systems. I adore these. @sargentsdaughters (at Sargent’s Daughters)

Yes to #OrleyGenger in “Orley Genger and James Siena: New Works on Paper” @sargentsdaughters  (at Sargent’s Daughters)

Yes to #OrleyGenger in “Orley Genger and James Siena: New Works on Paper” @sargentsdaughters (at Sargent’s Daughters)

No way perennial tech innovator #NamJunePaik would have condoned the photo ban at his show. #AsiaSociety #BecomingRobot #nophotography (at Asia Society New York)

No way perennial tech innovator #NamJunePaik would have condoned the photo ban at his show. #AsiaSociety #BecomingRobot #nophotography (at Asia Society New York)

Loving the “closing reception” idea—it’s like an blissfully uncrowded opening. #AllenRuppersberg’s “The Picture of Dorian Gray” at #MoMA @themuseumofmodernart (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Loving the “closing reception” idea—it’s like an blissfully uncrowded opening. #AllenRuppersberg’s “The Picture of Dorian Gray” at #MoMA @themuseumofmodernart (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Uncle Jimmy’s pizza. #JamesSiena #studiolunch (at Lower East Side (LES))

Uncle Jimmy’s pizza. #JamesSiena #studiolunch (at Lower East Side (LES))

#JamesSiena in action. #whenpaintersmakesculpture (at Lower East Side (LES))

#JamesSiena in action. #whenpaintersmakesculpture (at Lower East Side (LES))

#SarahKurz presents her first video work (in collaboration with @beauxrichards). It’s a beauty. @sarahlkurz @ddruttman @rshotel (at The Roger Smith Hotel)

#SarahKurz presents her first video work (in collaboration with @beauxrichards). It’s a beauty. @sarahlkurz @ddruttman @rshotel (at The Roger Smith Hotel)

#AngelaDufresne at #monyarowe #monyarowegallery #detail #painting  (at Monya Rowe Gallery)

#AngelaDufresne at #monyarowe #monyarowegallery #detail #painting (at Monya Rowe Gallery)

Drawers aren’t a bad surface. #IanTweedy at #Untitled #UntitledGallery (at Untitled)

Drawers aren’t a bad surface. #IanTweedy at #Untitled #UntitledGallery (at Untitled)

Nice show. #AngelaDufresne at #monyarowe #monyarowegallery  (at Monya Rowe Gallery)

Nice show. #AngelaDufresne at #monyarowe #monyarowegallery (at Monya Rowe Gallery)

Detail-oriented…with a bit of destruction #RoxyPaine #DenudedLens at #MarianneBoesky #MarianneBoeskyGallery #wood #maple (at Marianne Boesky Gallery)

Detail-oriented…with a bit of destruction #RoxyPaine #DenudedLens at #MarianneBoesky #MarianneBoeskyGallery #wood #maple (at Marianne Boesky Gallery)

#HeleneAppel taught herself how to use #encaustic for her small, eerie meat works at #JamesCohanGallery. @jamescohangallery @curatorsintl #ICI  (at James Cohan Gallery)

#HeleneAppel taught herself how to use #encaustic for her small, eerie meat works at #JamesCohanGallery. @jamescohangallery @curatorsintl #ICI (at James Cohan Gallery)

Fabric on fabric. #HeleneAppel’s painting of a dish towel in actual size on burlap. Watercolor (and acrylic) on burlap! Watercolor! Burlap! #detail @jamescohangallery @curatorsintl  (at James Cohan Gallery)

Fabric on fabric. #HeleneAppel’s painting of a dish towel in actual size on burlap. Watercolor (and acrylic) on burlap! Watercolor! Burlap! #detail @jamescohangallery @curatorsintl (at James Cohan Gallery)