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......... Adventures in art ......... Blair Asbury Brooks
This show was lost on me. But I was oddly attracted to how clean it felt…big white canvases on big white wall, all carefully tagged. Maybe I missed something. (at Algus Greenspon)

This show was lost on me. But I was oddly attracted to how clean it felt…big white canvases on big white wall, all carefully tagged. Maybe I missed something. (at Algus Greenspon)

The press release for this show is a hoot. #OliverPayne & #NickRelph at #GavinBrown #gavinbrownsenterprise  (at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise)

The press release for this show is a hoot. #OliverPayne & #NickRelph at #GavinBrown #gavinbrownsenterprise (at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise)

Consumerism’s detritus—fun, funny, and formal compositions. #OliverPayne & #NickRelph’s “Ash’s Stash” at #GavinBrown #GavinBrownsEnterprise (at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise)

Consumerism’s detritus—fun, funny, and formal compositions. #OliverPayne & #NickRelph’s “Ash’s Stash” at #GavinBrown #GavinBrownsEnterprise (at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise)

Packed night at #MoMA for #ChristopherWilliams’ “The Production Line of Happiness” @themuseumofmodernart #photography  (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

Packed night at #MoMA for #ChristopherWilliams’ “The Production Line of Happiness” @themuseumofmodernart #photography (at MoMA The Museum of Modern Art)

I keep thinking about #DoganArslanoglu’s impossible-to-photograph “Untitled (Getting to you).” Love the composition and the empty sea of black. #wassaicproject #wassaicartistresidecy @WassaicProject #latergram  (at The Wassaic Project)

I keep thinking about #DoganArslanoglu’s impossible-to-photograph “Untitled (Getting to you).” Love the composition and the empty sea of black. #wassaicproject #wassaicartistresidecy @WassaicProject #latergram (at The Wassaic Project)

Yes to carefully composed 3D inkjet prints! #MatthewGamber “Demolition (3D)” @WassaicProject #WassaicProject #thewassaicproject #WassaicArtistResidecy (at The Wassaic Project)

Yes to carefully composed 3D inkjet prints! #MatthewGamber “Demolition (3D)” @WassaicProject #WassaicProject #thewassaicproject #WassaicArtistResidecy (at The Wassaic Project)

Another beautifully rendered idea by #NickVaughan & #JakeMargolin (even if you can’t see the disco lights in my photo). “Spiritus: John Wayne”—“Every word John Wayne  spoke in a Western repeated into clear plastic bags and captured as a volume of breath” (at The Wassaic Project)

Another beautifully rendered idea by #NickVaughan & #JakeMargolin (even if you can’t see the disco lights in my photo). “Spiritus: John Wayne”—“Every word John Wayne spoke in a Western repeated into clear plastic bags and captured as a volume of breath” (at The Wassaic Project)

Map on glass. #NickVaughan & #JakeMargolin, “Double Self-Portrait: NY with Ranch House” 2013 @WassaicProject #wassaicproject #thewassaicproject  (at The Wassaic Project)

Map on glass. #NickVaughan & #JakeMargolin, “Double Self-Portrait: NY with Ranch House” 2013 @WassaicProject #wassaicproject #thewassaicproject (at The Wassaic Project)

Floors and floors of exhibition space #WassaicProject #TheWassaicProject #vertigo  (at The Wassaic Project)

Floors and floors of exhibition space #WassaicProject #TheWassaicProject #vertigo (at The Wassaic Project)

An actual art barn. Great country day at the #WassaicProjects with the @whitneymuseum contemporaries  (at The Wassaic Project)

An actual art barn. Great country day at the #WassaicProjects with the @whitneymuseum contemporaries (at The Wassaic Project)

What a treat to open a book and see an inscription by the author. Holly Golightly and Paul Varjak would approve. #libraryday  (at Avery Library)

What a treat to open a book and see an inscription by the author. Holly Golightly and Paul Varjak would approve. #libraryday (at Avery Library)

Art historian #MeyerSchapiro’s portrait of Lillian, his wife of sixty-eight years. #libraryday (at Avery Library)

Art historian #MeyerSchapiro’s portrait of Lillian, his wife of sixty-eight years. #libraryday (at Avery Library)

If it looks like Yves Klein Blue, I will go to it. #KrisVanDessel’s “AS THE CROW FLIES (the distance between my studio and the Drawing Center (3666 miles), drawn on scale 1/1, 5900000 lines of 39.37 inch)” 2014 at the #DrawingCenter #ViewingProgram @drawingcenter  (at The Drawing Center)

If it looks like Yves Klein Blue, I will go to it. #KrisVanDessel’s “AS THE CROW FLIES (the distance between my studio and the Drawing Center (3666 miles), drawn on scale 1/1, 5900000 lines of 39.37 inch)” 2014 at the #DrawingCenter #ViewingProgram @drawingcenter (at The Drawing Center)

The hopping opening made the letters flutter. #NicholasFraser “The Inexhaustible Clarity of His Screaming” at the #DrawingCenter #ViewingProgram #detaik  (at The Drawing Center)

The hopping opening made the letters flutter. #NicholasFraser “The Inexhaustible Clarity of His Screaming” at the #DrawingCenter #ViewingProgram #detaik (at The Drawing Center)