Matisse at the Met: Interesting but Not Satisfying

We took advantage of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s new Sunday hours — it opens at 9:30 am — to visit Matisse: In Search of True Painting before it got crowded.  The exhibit, which will be on display until March … Continue reading

Grounds for Sculpture

Accessible sculpture in a lavishly landscaped setting. Some major pieces, like George Segal’s Depression Bread Line, lots of stuff reminiscent of first rank sculptors like Rodin and Moore, and plenty of contemporary art that’s just plain fun. The grounds — … Continue reading