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.


Ron Mueck, 25 Years of Sculpture @ Thaddaeus Ropac, London

Ron Mueck, Old Couple under an Umbrella, 2013 The most arresting thing about Ron Mueck’s scu...

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...


Seeing Differently: Gerhard Richter's Seascapes Tuesday Night Lecture Series @ San Jose State University, Art History

I will be speaking on Gerhard Richter’s Seascapes, Tuesday 10th May @ 5pm PST. You can find more details and the Zoom link here: 

Jacqueline Humphries

My monograph on the work of American abstract painter Jacqueline Humphries will be published on 7 September 2022.

You can pre-order the book here 

Pandemic Paris

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

You can read more here

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).