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Pablo Picasso at MFA Houston until the 27th May

By Richard P. Townsend We all know the saying about “truth in advertising,” and in truth Picasso Black and White, the exhibition recently at the Guggenheim Museum, New York (where I viewed it) and currently at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is not quite what it says it is… It is an important retrospective […]

Rineke Dijkstra at the Guggenheim til the 8th October

Rineke Dijkstra: A Retrospective currently at the Guggenheim Museum in New York opens with the portrait series that brought her more widely to the attention of the art world, the Beach Portraits (1992-2002). These large-scale photographs of adolescent bathers, like much of Dijkstra’s work, appear fairly straightforward and innocuous. The curators—SF MOMA’s Sandra Philips and […]