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ArtNet Picks Doug Argue as Thing to See In New York


ArtNet editors pick Doug Argue show and his artist talk with Donald Kuspit as one of the 9 Things to See in New York in May.

“Doug Argue” Gallery Show & Artist Talk with Donald Kuspit at Marc Straus Gallery
Art critic Donald Kuspit will be in conversation with artist Doug Argue, on the occasion of Argue’s first solo show with the gallery. Argue’s large-scale paintings begin with universally recognizable images and scenes of iconic artworks—Picasso’s Demoiselles d’Avignon, for instance—but with a veil of abstracted letters superimposed on top.

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