Posts Tagged ‘Peter Schjeldahl’

Sophocles and his students

Peter Schjeldahl wanders blind through the Met’s new Islamic wing

He sees only difference where he ought to be able to see centuries of cultural exchange

Fleeing Ryan Trecartin's Popular Sky at PS1, New York, photo by Sean Rocha

Seeing the Ryan Trecartin exhibit at PS1

His tedious stories replicate like fractals in a surfeit of superficially distinct artistic choices

Ryan Trecartin, Roamie View video

Is artist Ryan Trecartin any good? Who can tell?

New Yorker critic Peter Schjeldahl claims he’s great but doesn’t say why