Nicole Eisenman at the New Museum

Al-Ugh-Orgies, a retrospective of Nicole Eisenman's paintings and sculptures is wrapping up at the New Museum.
Peter Schjeldahl reviewed the exhibition for the New Yorker "...she has led a kind of one-woman insurgency, bidding to reshape the field, with figurative works that collapse the political into the personal and the personal into an erudite devotion to painting. She paints narrative fantasies that look bumptiously jokey at first, but reveal worlds of nuanced thought and feeling. 
Nicole Eisenman “The Triumph of Poverty” (2009), Courtesy the Artist + Leo Koening Inc.CREDIT
detail: Triumph of Poverty

Nicole Eisenman, Al-ugh-ories, New Museum Installation View

Nicole Eisenman, Spring Fling (1996)
Image: Courtesy New Museum

Nicole Eisenman, Copin (2008) 
Courtesy of the artist, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, and Galerie Barbara Weiss Photo:
 © Carnegie Museum of Art


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