Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Reviews by Constance Lewallen

Adjunct Curator, University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Madeleine Grynsztejn, ed.
Exh. cat. San Francisco and London: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in association with Thames and Hudson, 2007. 276 pp.; 200 color ills. Cloth $50.00 (0500093407)
Exhibition schedule: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, September 8, 2007–February 24, 2008; P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, April 20–June 30, 2008; Dallas Museum of Art, November 9, 2008–March 15, 2009; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, summer, 2009
October 29, 2007
Carlos Basualdo, ed.
Exh. cat. New Haven and Philadelphia : Yale University Press in association with Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2009. 240 pp.; 120 color ills.; 40 b/w ills. Cloth $40.00 (9780300149814)
Exhibition schedule: United States Pavilion at the 53rd International Art Exhibition—La Biennale di Venezia. Organizing institution: Philadelphia Museum of Art. Exhibition Curators: Carlos Basualdo and Michael Taylor. June 7–November 22, 2009. A portion of the exhibition will be traveling to the Philadelphia Museum of Art: November 21, 2009–April 4, 2010.
September 29, 2009