In 1968, the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze wrote his now-iconic book Difference and Repetition. The text was fundamental to the discourses of its time, offering an unprecedented analysis of representation, language, history, and capitalism. In Repetition and Difference at The Jewish Museum, New York, multiples from the institution’s collection are presented together with works by contemporary artists who explore ideas of difference within repetition.
Repetition and Difference, The Jewish Museum, New York
Evelyne Axell: The Great Journey into Space at Broadway 1602, New York
The Great Journey into Space is the second solo exhibition by Evelyne Axell at Broadway 1602. Axell was already an acclaimed actress and screenwriter before turning her attention to painting.
Review of Spencer Finch: The Skies can’t keep their secret
Spencer Finch has on the wall of his studio a postcard of a watercolour by Turner. Impressed by its dynamic of figuration and abstraction, Finch seems always to have had Turner in mind with his own manipulations of the elements.