Martin Johnson Heade
Milwaukee Art Museum
Turn-of-the-century paintings by a master of all genres.
Chicago’s own Modernist makes abstraction more real than life itself.
Underlying System is Not Known
An ambitious group show inaugurates the gallery’s new space.
Peter Shear and Mie Kongo
Devening Projects + Editions
Abstraction delights and beguiles despite its elusiveness.
Carrie Secrist Gallery
Fenchel reminds us that painting is alchemy.
Elliot J. Reichert is a Chicago-based curator, critic, and editor. He is a currently Curator of Contemporary Art at the Eskenazi Museum of Art, Indiana Unversity, and Hatch Projects Curatorial Resident at the Chicago Artist Coalition. Formerly, he was Art Editor of Newcity and Assistant Curator at the Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University. His writing has been published in The Brooklyn Rail, the Journal of Visual Culture, and Newcity.