|back in the day the rivington school got no respect. im mean Very Very little to None. but today it appears to be a template for success. dash snow bombing
isnt JS (again) calling out the artworld on a practice for which he is also complicit ? young + cute = popular artist syndrome.
Classic--he spends 3 paragraphs hating on New York mag, the current scene, and this particular artist to establish his critical bona fides and then abruptly shifts gears to say "Yet there's an enticingly physical, even philosophical pull to the work." and "Nevertheless, it exudes nerviness and desire, and makes you extremely aware not only of your own body and the bodies of others, but of being brought into close contact with the power of light."