Modern Painters

Reviews In Brief: Berlin

Various Locations, Berlin. Steve Reinke Isabella Bortolozzi // March 15–April 9 With his postcard-size needlepoint works and found Polaroids of masturbating men, Reinke revisits the parallels between an artist’s “creative act” and la petite mort (“the little death”), or the moment of orgasm. Themes of self-exposure continue in two films that mix archival footage with video […]

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Critic’s Guide: Berlin

The pick of the shows opening this week as part of Berlin Gallery Weekend. Christopher Williams, Model-Nr.: 1740, Rotznasen – Kinder Model Agentur Liesegangstr. 7A, 40211 Düsseldorf, Studio Rhein Verlag, Düsseldorf, January 28, 2016, 2016, inkjet print on paper, 51 x 51 cm. Courtesy: Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne and Capitain Petzel, Berlin © the artist Christopher […]

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