QUEEN OF HEARTS: AUDREY FLACK - Review by Leslie Combemale

Queen of Hearts: Audrey Flack

November 7, 2020
Poster for Queen of Hearts: Audrey Flack (2020), dir. Deborah Shaffer & Rachel Reichman (courtesy Foundry)

A Multifaceted Look at the Long, Accomplished Career of Audrey Flack

Hyperallergic has the exclusive premiere of the trailer for Queen of Hearts: Audrey Flack, an upcoming documentary about the abstract expressionist-turned-photorealist.
October 19, 2020
André Hemer, These days (July 12, 19:38 CEST), 2020. Courtesy the artist and Hollis Taggart, New York.

Editors’ Picks: 16 Events for Your Art Calendar This Week, From a Virtual Print Fair to an IRL Show Inspired by the 19th Amendment

Dealers are also staging a mini in-person fair at six New York galleries for October Art Week.
October 6, 2020
Cameron Art Museum opened “She Persists” the second week in September to celebrate female artists and the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Photo courtesy of Cameron Art Museum

CAM celebrates the 19th Amendment, features 90% of female artists from its permanent collection

October 6, 2020
West overlayed marks on an earlier painting, Harlequin, to create Blinding Light (Credit: Gerard Vuilleumier /Hollis Taggart)

Blinding Light: The ‘Great American Painting’?

October 5, 2020
Michael Corinne West Friends, 1975–6 Hollis Taggart

The Rising Market for Women Abstract Expressionists

October 1, 2020
Top 10 films to watch at the Calgary International Film Festival, according to lead programmer

Top 10 films to watch at the Calgary International Film Festival, according to lead programmer

Queen of Hearts: Audrey Flack
September 22, 2020
Standout Artists in 2020

Standout Artists in 2020

Kenichi Hoshine
September 13, 2020
The dining area features bespoke chairs from Troscan in Rubelli and Charles Schambourg upholstery, a Herve van der Staeten table from Pucci International, a Cristina Grajales area rug, chandelier by Jeff Zimmerman from R & Company, the porcelain centrepie

This Manhattan apartment by Drake/Anderson has a global flavour that befits its iconic backdrop

September 12, 2020
Cameron Art Museum Commemorates Women’s Suffrage Centennial with 19th Amendment Community Project

Be part of the art

Community project to celebrate women’s right to vote
September 1, 2020
The crown worn by Notorious B.I.G., now headed to Sotheby's. Photo: Sotheby's.

Art Industry News: Notorious B.I.G.’s Crown Will Headline the World’s First Major Hip-Hop Auction + Other Stories

August 26, 2020
Arlington Museum Offers A Fun Walk Through Legendary Artist’s Career

Arlington Museum Offers A Fun Walk Through Legendary Artist’s Career

August 19, 2020
Audrey Flack, Spitfire, 1973, acrylic on canvas, 73 x 110.5 inches, Gift of Stuart M. Speiser from the Stuart M. Speiser Photorealist Collection, National Air and Space Museum.

National Air and Space Museum

Beneath the Surface: Audrey Flack’s Photorealism
August 19, 2020
Two new exhibits to open at LRMA Aug. 4

Two new exhibits to open at LRMA Aug. 4

August 1, 2020
The Arlington Museum of Art reopens its doors to patrons with the show Knox Martin: Living Legend.Karen Gravis

Arlington Museum of Art Welcomes Back Patrons With Works by New York Artist Knox Martin

July 28, 2020
Suchitra Mattai with sari tapestries in Sharjah, India.Sharjah Foundation

Colorado Creatives Redux: Suchitra Mattai

July 27, 2020
Both artists and writers in the show "2020 Vision" (among them Alexi Worth, above, or Andrae Green, above) were invited to address the pandemic and the Black Lives Matter protests in their contributions.

Visions of a World in Crisis

July 23, 2020
Peter Yang for Variety

Film News in Brief: Edgar Wright Boards Comedy ‘Stage 13’

Audrey Flack Documentary Bought By Film Movement
July 22, 2020
The Smithsonian National Museum of African Art in Washington, DC (photo by Lynn Allen via Flickr)

Week in Review: Senior SFMOMA Curator Resigns; Smithsonian Workers Cite Racism at National Museum of African Art

This Week in the Art World
July 17, 2020
Audrey Flack's "Lady Madonna"

Connecting Artists and the Public, Digitally

July 9, 2020
Cayla Bamberger on Jul 9, 2020

Founder Of ArtHamptons Introduces a Virtual Reality Art Fair for Summer 2020

July 9, 2020
Bill Scott, The Imitation of Sound, 2019. COURTESY HOLLIS TAGGART, NEW YORK

6 American Galleries Highlighting Abstraction

June 30, 2020
Leah Guadagnoli Number One Song In Heaven, 2017 Hollis Taggart

How Galleries Are Supporting and Signing New Artists during the Pandemic

June 17, 2020
History Reclaimed at Hollis Taggart, Installation View 2020. Courtesy Hollis Taggart.

History Gets Reclaimed at Hollis Taggart Gallery

June 8, 2020
Chet Glaze, Thick Slick (2019), Scuzzy Drip (2019), VW Driveway (2020), Tramp Camp (2019) installed on Silver Lake Drive in LA

Pop-up outdoor art shows in LA fill a need for real-life art experiences

From a West Coast edition of an exhibition you can view from your car to ephemeral installations across the LA basin, the city’s arts community has found ways to reconnect
June 8, 2020
Kenichi Hoshine, The Magician and The Thief, 2019. Courtesy of the artist and Hollis Taggart.

US Galleries Expect 73 Percent Revenue Loss in Second Quarter, Venus Over Manhattan Withholds Rent, and More

May 22, 2020
Betirri Bengston, “Mexico Flora, Fauna & Football” (2018), Acrylic on Canvas, 60×48 inches (image courtesy the Pollock-Krasner foundation)

Week in Review: Attorney Accuses Whitney Museum of “Smear Campaign”; Met Museum Extends Closure

This Week in the Art World
May 22, 2020
Norman Bluhm, “Opis” (1970), oil on canvas, 85 x 76 inches (all images © the Estate of Norman Bluhm)

Norman Bluhm’s Sensual Spiritualism

Norman Bluhm transformed the vocabulary we associate with the gestural branch of Abstract Expressionism into something that others of the so-called Second Generation did not pursue, much less attain.
May 9, 2020
Michael West in her apartment, circa 1977. Courtesy of the Collection of The Michael (Corinne) West Estate Archives.

Why the Art World Is Rediscovering Female Abstract Expressionist Michael West

May 7, 2020
Michael West in her studio with Black and White, 1947. Photograph courtesy of the Michael (Corinne) West Estate Archives.

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Hollis Taggart Gallery
May 6, 2020
Portrait of Audrey Flack, pencil on paper by Phong H. Bui.

Audrey Flack with Charles Duncan

“When you’re alone in the studio, and your life is turned upside down by something, it’s you and the work.”
May 2020
Hollis Heichemer, “Game at Sunset” (2020), oil on mylar mounted on board, 24 x 24 inches (courtesy the artist and Hollis Taggart)

Week in Review

Petitions Urge Museums to Retain Staff; Longtime NYC Gallery Shutters
April 24, 2020
Alex Kanevsky at Hollis Taggart

20 Picks From The Dallas Art Fair

April 24, 2020
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