Bartschland Comes to FIT

Victor P. Corona 2015-09-24

The Museum at FIT stages a widely anticipated retrospective showing of the looks of nightlife icon Susanne Bartsch


The Other Pop

Victor P. Corona 2012-10-02

As the Met’s Warhol retrospective refocuses attention on the Pop artist’s vast influence, shows by Desi Santiago and Skylar Fein point to new horizons in the future of Pop.


The Art World’s Blonde Spot

Victor P. Corona 2012-06-13

Whether on the gritty Lower East Side or in the heart of Chelsea’s gallery district, the lustrous blondes of cultural history beckon to artists and admirers alike.

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The Kost of Transformation

Victor P. Corona 2012-05-29

Whether models, drag queens, or world-famous celebrities, the subjects of Jeremy Kost’s collages and paintings draw attention to the labor of becoming that is fundamental to the human condition.


Inspired Identities and the Imagination of Jane Forth

Victor P. Corona 2012-03-20

Given attention to the use of make-up in today’s art, perhaps best exemplified by MoMA’s Cindy Sherman retrospective, we invited cultural icon and Warhol Superstar Jane Forth to sit for an interview.


Yumiko Furukawa “Art Review Drawings” 003

Yumiko Furukawa 2012-02-09

Third installment of drawings/ reviews by artist Yumiko Furukawa on gallery press releases of five notable New York exhibition, January/ February 2012.


Feeding the Future: Bibbe Hansen and the Finding of Fluxus

Victor P. Corona 2011-11-08

Bibbe Hansen, daughter of artist Al Hansen, and a unique journey from her Fluxus foundations through the Warhol Factory to art in Second Life

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Hally McGehean’s Laminated Luxe

Victor P. Corona 2011-09-20

McGehean’s Pop couture is crafted not from materials indiscernible to the average person but from the vibrant commercial images that swirl around us endlessly.

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Fragments of Fashion’s Future by Nicola Formichetti

Victor P. Corona 2011-09-12

The most powerful design feature of Formichetti’s store is the fragmented mirrored space. It creates a kind of dazzling disco dungeon that seems to be on the verge of collapse were it not for the aesthetic energy within.

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The Beautiful Memories of Veronica Ibarra

Victor P. Corona 2011-08-22

Ibarra’s photographs try to “capture the real and create the surreal.” Her artistic process tolerates aberrations because, she says, “Even mistakes can be beautiful.”


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