I write for the Art Dealers Association of America (ADAA), a nonprofit membership organization of the leading galleries in the fine arts. The ADAA was founded in 1962 and is the organizer of The Art Show.

 

Wendy Olsoff (sitting) and Penny Pilkington (standing), 2017, in front of David Wojnarowicz's "North/South: The New Legionnaires" (1986, acrylic and printed paper collage on Masonite), at P.P.O.W.

Wendy Olsoff (sitting) and Penny Pilkington (standing), 2017, in front of David Wojnarowicz's "North/South: The New Legionnaires" (1986, acrylic and printed paper collage on Masonite), at P.P.O.W.

Gallery Chat: Wendy Olsoff and Penny Pilkington, the Undaunted Duo Behind the Provocative Gallery P.P.O.W

“You know that cliché, ‘Be a life-long learner?’ Being an art dealer is literally that life,” Wendy Olsoff mused. For the last thirty-five years she and P.P.O.W co-founder Penny Pilkington have lived the life of true philomaths at their venerated, boundary-pushing Chelsea gallery. [...]"

 
Dennis Yares in front of Larry Poons’ “Tantrum II” (1979, acrylic on canvas) at Yares Art, New York.

Dennis Yares in front of Larry Poons’ “Tantrum II” (1979, acrylic on canvas) at Yares Art, New York.

Gallery Chat: Dennis Yares, the Color Field Crusader from the Southwest Explores the Frontier of the New York Art Market

“We came to New York because we want to champion the most under-recognized and under-valued segment of the art market—Color Field Painting,” said Dennis Yares, founder of Yares Art, a pioneering gallery that has advanced modern abstract art on the West Coast and beyond since the 1960s. [...]"