Simen Johan: Until the Kingdom Comes at Yossi Milo Gallery

24 Oct
Simen Johan: Until the Kingdom Comes at Yossi Milo Gallery

Natural Wonderment of the Unnatural Kind Fine art photographer Simen Johan’s show, “Until the Kingdom Comes,” fills the Yossi Milo Gallery in Chelsea with a mythical world of beasts that seem almost possible.  Or are they impossible creations? Johan, based in New York but born in Norway and lived in Sweden, mostly constructs the images

10 Oct
Why It’s Good to Go To Museums for Thirty Minutes and Leave

Standing behind the 12 foot tall oversized flywheel powered by a motorcycle—and feeling the wind pass by my face, along with a sense of danger (what if that thing fell?)—are unusual sensations at a museum.  But I was seeing the appropriately named Chris Burden show, “Extreme Measure,” at the New Museum, a short stroll from