The Truth is Always Grey: A History of Modernist Art

This book is a treatise on color that allows us to see something entirely new in familiar paintings


Re-presenting Histories

This article rereads Alexander Kluge and Peter Schamoni’s short film Brutality in Stone (1961)


The Dinner Table

Dinner at 29 Alpha Road was a formal occasion.


Artist Marte Bjørndal, with Researchers

Artist Marte Bjørndal, with Researchers Peter Robbins, Frances Guerin, Ragnhild Bjørnebekk.


Baselitz. The Retrospective @ Centre Pompidou

There’s no mistaking the world that breathes life into Georg Baselitz’s creativity. From...

Georgia O’Keefe @ Centre Pompidou

It was a great pleasure to visit the Georgia O’Keefe exhibition at the Centre Pompidou. Partic...

Gerhard Richter: Drawings @ Hayward Gallery

Gerhard Richter, 22. Juli 2020, 2020 This small exhibition in the HENI Project Space at the Hayward...

James Coleman

I have been reading about James Coleman’s work for almost thirty years, but have seen very lit...


Jacqueline Humphries

My monograph on the work of American abstract painter Jacqueline Humphries is now in publication.

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Pandemic Paris

I spent the year of confinements, curfews, and Coronamania writing a series of essays.

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Cinematic Portrait Painting: (Not) About Gerhard Richter

Cinematic Portrait Painting: By Gerhard Richter examines the use of the form and techniques of the cinema as an artistic vocabulary in Gerhard Richter’s portraits.

Picturing Post-Industrialism

Picturing Post-Industrialism is a collection of academic articles that I am co-editing with Magda Szcześniak (University of Warsaw).