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Painter’s Table: James Kalm Vlogs Sandro Chia

February 17, 2017

James Kalm visits the opening night of Sandro Chia on Wed, Feb 15, 2017. Kalm notes: “In this, his first major show with Marc Straus Gallery, [Chia] shows a group of recent paintings, many featuring single figures accompanied by animals. Chia’s masterful feel for...

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ARTINFO Interviews Sandro Chia

February 15, 2017

Sandro Chia spoke with ARTINFO about New York City in the 1980s versus now and his desire to return to its gallery scene. In the early aughts, you left New York City to split your time between Tuscany, where you own a vineyard, and...

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Liliane Tomasko Featured on ArtLyst

February 11, 2017

Lizanne Merrill talks to Liliane Tomasko on her first exhibition with Marc Straus Gallery in New York: “I would argue that the hardest thing to do, for a seasoned, well-trained, and technically savvy artist, is to paint like a child. After an impressive education...

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Artist Talk: Sandro Chia & Donald Kuspit, Sat Feb 18, 3pm

February 9, 2017

MARC STRAUS is proud to present an artist talk between renowned art critic Donald Kuspit and Italian artist Sandro Chia on Saturday, February 18th at 3pm. Kuspit comments, “It has been said that in old age one tends to be more epitomizing, suggesting that...

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Sandro Chia “Artist–Saint–Hero” by Donald Kuspit

February 8, 2017

Sandro Chia, “Artist–Saint–Hero” by Donald Kuspit There’s Sandro Chia, the artist-saint, slaying the dragon in Il Pittore, 1978, and there’s Sandro Chia, almost forty years later, no longer Saint George, but still a saint: Saint Francis preaching to the birds—ducks in one work, penguins...

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Sandro Chia New Paintings Opens Feb 15, 2017

February 3, 2017

MARC STRAUS is proud to present the first solo show of new paintings by Sandro Chia in New York in almost a decade. Sandro Chia was among the foremost painters to emerge in the early 80’s. Represented by both Leo Castelli and Sperone in...

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Hyperrealistic Paintings of Antonio Santin

February 2, 2017

Francesca Capossela writes about Antonio Santin’s hyperrealistic rug paintings on the Creators Project: Before the rug series, Santin tells The Creators Project, the painter was working on still lifes. “it was cluttered by a never ending array of belongings and items, people,” he explains,...

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Ulf Puder Reviewed in The Creators Project

February 2, 2017

The Creators Project, part of the VICE network, featured Ulf Puder’s third solo show in New York. Puder’s paintings fall somewhere between a demonstration of the artist’s careful study of form and pure abstraction. His objects are distinct thanks to his strong line, but...

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Liliane Tomasko Exhibition Reviews

January 25, 2017

Liliane Tomasko’s inaugural exhibitions gets mentioned on ArtDaily and ArtLyst. Artlyst: http://www.artlyst.com/news/liliane-tomasko-unveils-first-solo-exhibition-marc-straus-ny/ ArtDaily: http://artdaily.com/news/92813/Marc-Straus-opens-first-solo-exhibition-of-Swiss-artist-Liliane-Tomasko#.WKSQH2QrL_Q

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ArteFuse Reviews Ulf Puder and Liliane Tomasko

January 24, 2017

Jonathan Goodman reviews the Ulf Puder and Liliane Tomasko shows on Arte Fuse. Ulf Puder and Liliane Tomasko are putting on an excellent two-person show at Marc Straus Gallery, located on the Lower East Side, on the edge of Chinatown. Each has a sizable...

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Ken Tan named Partner at MARC STRAUS

January 12, 2017

I am proud to announce that Ken Tan is now a partner in the gallery. I first met Ken and Jennifer Tan two years ago in Singapore while participating in an art fair. This young couple were collectors scrutinizing work in our booth with...

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Hermann Nitsch at Dallas Biennial 2016

January 12, 2017

The Dallas Biennial (DB16) opened on New Year’s Eve at the Box Company, Jason and Nancy Koen’s ambitious new South Dallas warehouse space. DB16 pairs the surreal works of Viennese actionist artist Hermann Nitsch with the grim, hyper-realistic pieces of Mexico’s Teresa Margolles, delving...

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