Our Art Show Picks for the Month
Gallery perusal in the summer months is at its most satisfying. You suffer the entire journey there— with every step the concrete absorbing the heat and breathing it back up into your legs in a way that can only be likened to being stuck inside someone’s mouth before they brushed their teeth in the morning. And then you make it to the exhibit and a clear, clean, ordered, air conditioned space meets your eyes, body, and mind at the door with an all consuming embrace. Here’s our guide to participating in this seasonal masochism.
Let’s just get this outta the way: Jeffs Koons: A Retrospective at the Whitney. Living in New York while this show is going on is tantamount to someone offering you free Beyonce tickets— even if you’re not that into it, you just gotta go.