Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Understanding "Jasper Johns: Gray"

New York art critic Jerry Saltz discusses Jasper Johns's Oct. 2008 exhibit at the Met.
Jerry Saltz had been the Senior Art Critic at the Village Voice since 1998, where he was twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in criticism (in 2001 and 2006) and was the recipient of the 2007 Frank Jewett Mather Award in Art Criticism from the College Art Association. A teacher at Columbia, SVA and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and frequent guest lecturer at major universities and museums, Saltz was also the sole advisor on the 1995 Whitney Biennial. Saltz has written for Frieze, Modern Painters, Parkett, Art in America, Time Out New York, Flash Art, Arts Magazine and many others.