Back in the 1980s and ’90s, artists like Andres Serrano and Ron Athey helped ignite the culture wars with artworks that combined blood and other bodily fluids with melodramatic images of religion and homosexuality.
Conceptual choreographer Elizabeth Streb is opening up her Williamsburg studio to the public for free viewings of rehearsals for the company’s major upcoming event, “KISS THE AIR!” which debuts at the Park Avenue Armory, Dec. 14-22, 2011.
A perceptive exhibition at Camille Obering Art Advisory in Jackson Hole, Wyo., is juxtaposing works by the senior glass-art pioneer Dale Chihuly (b. 1941) with the Brooklyn art star Tara Donovan (b. 1969), the winner of a MacArthur Foundation "genius award" in 2008.