Erin O’Keefe in The Village Voice

Erin O’Keefe in The Village Voice

A Painter’s Photographer: Erin O’Keefe’s Bewitching Shapes

By R.C. Baker
May 15, 2018

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When I first walked into the gallery, I mistook Erin O’Keefe’s photographs for smooth-surfaced paintings, with an intense but exquisitely tuned palette and dynamic abstract compositions. Everything about them — the triangular shadows cast across two emerald-green rectangles by a mottled yellow crosspiece — recalled the way a painting’s built-up strokes impart a sense
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Michael Mandiberg’s FDIC Insured in The Village Voice

Michael Mandiberg’s FDIC Insured in The Village Voice

Michael Mandiberg: FDIC Insured
By R.C. Baker

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You’ve seen it: the bright bank logo on a storefront you pass every day that one morning has morphed into a different bank’s emblem. Like an ocean’s surface, American capitalism spreads as far as the eye can see, but mysterious and treacherous currents roil its depths. Since 2008, when the financial industry most recently reaped the whirlwind, artist Michael Mandiberg has been
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