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The Single Best Work in the Whitney Biennial

In the show of 63 artists, about 10 are working in this old-fashioned sense of painting. The one who addresses the art of painting in the purest and most complete way possible is James Little.

James Little, ‘Stars and Stripes,’ ‘Exceptional Blacks,’ and ‘Big Shot,’ all 2021. The New York Sun/Dana Gordon


Monday, April 18, 2022

05:08:58 pm



Mr. Gordon is a painter and a writer, and once-upon-a-time avant-garde filmmaker who has been based mainly in New York City since the 1960s. His artwork has been shown in solo shows at the Museum of Modern Art and many galleries in New York City, the U.S., and Europe and his writing on art has been published in the Wall Street Journal, the New Criterion, Commentary, Art Critical, Painters Table, and other journals.

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