Now WHAT? at the Norton

Charles Stainback, curator of photography at the Norton Museum of Art, told the opening night crowd for Now WHAT? that he'd wondered what the museum's new director, Hope Alswang, would make of the “wacky” proposal he and curator of contemporary art Cheryl Brutvan had dreamed up: The two would mosey…

Vik Muniz at Whitebox

There is a gem-like little show of work by Vik Muniz, the Brazilian-born artist famous for large-scale photographs of images composed out of non-traditional materials—chocolate, glitter, dust, trash—at Whitebox, the pocket gallery that rests at the heart of Whitespace, the innovative, West Palm Beach exhibition space. In its cocoon-like setting…

Nick Cave: Moving Spirits

BY Steven Scorpio Size counts in the art of fabric and multimedia artist Nick Cave, whose “sound suits” stand some seven feet tall. Also color—a dazzling palette of candy-like hues—and materials—a thrift store tornado of secondhand clothing, cloth, feathers, glitter, beads, baubles and all other manner of found objects. Gorgeous…